Mother Of Good Counsel

  • Mother of Good Counsel School is a welcoming, diverse Catholic Christian community.
  • We strive to provide a quality educational environment in which each student is guided towards the development of his or her greatest intellectual, creative and moral potential. We commit ourselves to be nurturing a strong love of Jesus and His word, recognition of God-given talents, and a sense of personal responsibility.
  • We commit ourselves to be an anchor of stability in our neighborhood and beyond through a supportive community committed to the Catholic/Christian values of word, worship, and service.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1925

Student Body

Total Students238 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Mother Of Good Counsel Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size21 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,375
Tuition NotesAbove is the tuition for a parish member with one child. Tuition for non-parish members with one child is $5357
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Band Program, Choir, Orchestra
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  • Milwaukee
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    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 154 students
    4.5 miles
    7801 W Acacia St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    4.5 PK-8
  • Milwaukee
    Fairview Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 67 students
    2.8 miles
    137 North 66th Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    2.8 PK-8
  • Milwaukee
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    6 miles
    7798 N 60th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    6 K-9
  • Milwaukee
    Siloah Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 204 students
    3.1 miles
    3721 N 21st St
    Milwaukee, WI 53206
    3.1 PK-8
  • Milwaukee
    Atonement Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 312 students
    2.4 miles
    4224 W Ruby Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    2.4 PK-8

School Reviews

My son Kavon attends Mother of Good Counsel school (K-5). I have nothing but praise for his teacher, Ms. Mueller. Her unfailing dedication to her students has resulted in my son's ability to read, write, and perform arithmetic computations far beyond expected levels. The results she produces are the direct end-product of her high expectations. I am truly grateful to her, and can only hope that the next 8 years of his MGC experience are as fruitful.
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The average private school tuition in Milwaukee, WI is $4,357 for elementary schools and $9,751 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Milwaukee, WI is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).