La Salle Catholic School

La Salle Catholic School is an accredited non-public school for preschool through grade 6.
La Salle Catholic School has a rich history in northeast Iowa.
We serve students from Luxemburg, Holy Cross, Balltown, Rickardsville, Sherrill and surrounding areas.
La Salle Catholic School is dedicated to the creation of a Christ-centered environment which allows students to learn to serve God and others, to develop their unique talents and skills, to strive for academic excellence, and to become life-long learners and followers of Jesus.  Please visit our website at

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students63 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade La Salle Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size11 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants and red, white, blue, or black collared shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Band (grades 4-6), Choir

School Notes

  • Catholic values are our foundation. La Salle Catholic School offers a supportive environment where education includes life lessons that enhance academics by integrating our Faith. Students at La Salle Catholic School perform well on standardized assessments and demonstrate strong performance when compared with other Catholic school students in the Archdiocese of Dubuque and with students in the state of Iowa. La Salle Catholic School has experienced and caring teachers. Preschool through grade 6 students participate in physical education and music with specialist teachers. Band instruction is available for students in grades 4-6. Recent facilities improvements include the addition of playground equipment, new flooring, freshly painted classrooms and lockers, and updated safety equipment.  Community support for our school is strong and we are grateful to be part of the La Salle Pastorate.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to La Salle Catholic School is Beckman Catholic Jr-sr High School (10.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is La Salle Catholic School (4.0 miles away)
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