Mt Calvary Lutheran School

  • Living Faith, Bringing Hope, Showing Love! Mount Calvary Lutheran School has been serving Sherman Park and the Milwaukee area since 1925.
  • Mt. Calvary's mission communicates its commitment to "teaching God's children through His Word to be Christ-like witnesses and productive members of society." The school offers a multi-faceted approach to education that focuses on the whole child including academic, social, spiritual, and physical development.
  • Mt. Calvary provides a quality education within a Christian, positive, and safe learning environment.
  • Teachers implement diverse teaching strategies designed to target varied learning styles and support students as they strive maximize their fullest potential.
  • Mt. Calvary also offers special education and school social worker services.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedlearning disabilities mild cognitive disabilities
Year Founded1925
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students196 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Mt Calvary Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
66%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(khaki or navy blue pants blue green or red polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,400
Tuition NotesTuition is based on a sliding scale accounting for family income and number of people in the family.
% on Financial Aid
2%
Admissions DirectorCarrie Miller

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.HOPE CLUB

School Notes

  • Participates in the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program
  • Full day 4K and 5K program
  • Instruction geared toward individual student needs
  • Safe, structured environment
  • Family focused
  • Parent involvement opportunities
  • Special education program
  • School social worker services 
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waukesha
    Mount Calvary Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 148 students
    14.6 miles
    1941 Madison St
    Waukesha, WI 53188
    (262)547-6740
    14.6 PK-8
    148
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: PK-12 | 847 students
    5.6 miles
    2911 S 32nd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414)385-0771
    5.6 PK-12
    847
  • Milwaukee
    Atonement Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 312 students
    2.1 miles
    4224 W Ruby Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414)871-1224
    2.1 PK-8
    312
  • Milwaukee
    Blessed Sacrament School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 190 students
    5.8 miles
    3126 S 41st St
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414)649-4730
    5.8 PK-8
    190
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: PK-8 | 480 students
    2.8 miles
    5140 N 55th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53218
    (414)438-2745
    2.8 PK-8
    480

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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).
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