Our Lady Queen Of Peace School

The largest Catholic school in the Madison area, Our Lady Queen of Peace has served the community since 1949.
QP School is part of a parish with a strong supportive church, excellent facilities, and WiFi and tablet learning educating approximately 450-500 children from 4K through 8th grade.
Students, teachers, and parents strive together to encourage the search for knowledge and an appreciation of each person`s capabilities and differences in a caring Catholic environment.
Average standardized test scores are very high.  Children are a gift from God, given to us temporarily to love and to teach; are intrinsically good, eager to learn, and have unique talents; benefit from positive experiences that stimulate and motivate each child to achieve his or her full potential in an atmosphere of security, faith development, academic excitement and social interaction.
QP School offers visual art, Spanish, guidance counselors, school nurse, music and band, a large gym, after-school care, and grade 5-8 league sports.  (See more below).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 447 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,800
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Our Lady Queen Of Peace School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1949

Student Body

Total Students
447 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Our Lady Queen Of Peace School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
28%
Average Class Size
24 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Dress up for Mass days, etc.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
The above is for church member families. Tuition is $7,200 for non-parishioners.
% on Financial Aid
10%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

School Notes

  • Our Lady Queen of Peace School offers a rigorous academic curriculum and many enriching regular classes including art, computers, guidance, health, library, music, Spanish, and physical education. Smartboards, iPads, Apple TVs and Chromebooks allow students to learn and gain skills needed in our digital world. Student's' scores average 99th percentile on Iowa Basics tests. Other offerings include a Band for 5th-8th grade, musical for 7th-8th graders, and 90% of 5th-8th graders participate in after-school independent school league sports.
  • Most importantly, faith is the foundation of the QP school community. Students engage in daily prayer, religious education lessons and discussions, Faith Friends which partners older and younger students, school Liturgy planning and participation, and middle school Houses of Faith, which allow 6th-8th graders to lead and work as a tam as they serve our neighbors in need.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Our Lady Queen Of Peace School cost?
Our Lady Queen Of Peace School's tuition is approximately $3,800 for private students.
What schools are Our Lady Queen Of Peace School often compared to?
Our Lady Queen Of Peace Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Edgewood Campus School by visitors of our site.
What sports does Our Lady Queen Of Peace School offer?
Our Lady Queen Of Peace School offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Flag Football, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Our Lady Queen Of Peace School's ranking?
Our Lady Queen Of Peace School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Our Lady Queen Of Peace School?
The application deadline for Our Lady Queen Of Peace School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Our Lady Queen Of Peace School located?
Our Lady Queen Of Peace School is located in the Westmorland neighborhood of Madison, WI.

School Reviews

5  
Great teachers, strong faith life, active service component, great parish and community. Lots of specials, technology in the classroom, and high standardized test scores. Happy kids.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 447 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,800
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Madison, WI is $8,651 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Madison, WI is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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