St. Patrick's Catholic School

Tel: (402)289-5407
Grades: NS-8 | 735 students
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The Mission of St. Patrick's Catholic Elementary School of Elkhorn, Nebraska is to "teach as Jesus did....
by challenging every student to be his/her very best academically, behaviorally and spiritually.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Disabilities Supported
Year Founded 2000
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013

Student Body

Total Students 735 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St. Patrick's Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 25 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(White and/or gray polo with emblem, navy pants or plaid skirt/skort or plaid skort/skirt, dark green cardigan)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $2,950
Tuition Notes The tuition is based on active parish membership. There is a scale for multiple children from one family. Non-Catholic students are welcome. Nonparishioner rate is available
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Don Ridder
Admissions Associate Kathy Moritz


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFlag Football,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Decathalon, Bible Bowl, Chess Club, Geography Bee, Robotics, Rosary Club, Spelling Bee, Student to Student Tutoring, Walking Club Bible Bowl, Chess Club, Geography Bee, Robotics, Rosary Club, Spelling Bee, Walking Club, Academic Decathalon,
Student to Student Tutoring,

School Notes:

  • In November, St. Patrick’s was honored as a recipient of the 2013 National Blue Ribbon School Award. Founded in 1982, the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program recognizes public and private elementary, middle, and high schools where students perform at very high levels or where significant improvements are being made in students' academic achievement. St. Patrick’s was one of 5 private schools in Nebraska and 50 throughout the United States to earn this recognition.

Profile last updated: 01/30/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount Michael Benedictine High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Legacy Primary School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Legacy Primary School (3.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elkhorn
     Mount Michael Benedictine High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 245 students
    2.4 miles
    22520 Mount Michael Rd
    Elkhorn, NE 68022
  • Omaha
    Legacy Primary School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-1
    3.1 miles
    2207 N 168th Ave
    Omaha, NE 68116
  • Omaha
    Concordia Jr/sr High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 7-12 | 281 students
    4.1 miles
    15656 Fort St
    Omaha, NE 68116
  • Omaha
    Grades: K-8 | 415 students
    4.5 miles
    15555 W Dodge Road
    Omaha, NE 68154
  • Omaha
    Primrose School Of Legacy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 110 students
    4.8 miles
    17440 Wright St
    Omaha, NE 68130

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