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).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1949

Student Body

Total Students468 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeOur Lady Queen Of Peace School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
28%
Average Class Size24 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Dress up for Mass days, etc.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,800
Tuition NotesThe above is for church member families. Tuition is $7,200 for non-parishioners.
% on Financial Aid
10%

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

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.
Show me:
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madison
    Edgewood Campus School
    Edgewood Campus School Photo - Edgewood Campus School is a thriving Catholic school that offers a well-rounded and rigorous education. We are committed to deepening knowledge, honoring individuality, enhancing personal awareness, fostering strength of character, and building global connections.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 291 students
    1.2 miles
    829 Edgewood College Dr
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)663-4100
    1.2 K-8
    291
  • Madison
    EAGLE School
    EAGLE School Photo - A great location for learning in and out of the classroom.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-8 | 259 students
    3.5 miles
    5454 Gunflint Trl
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)273-0309
    3.5 K-8
    259
  • Madison
    Grades: NS-8 | 281 students
    3.4 miles
    7702 Old Sauk Rd
    Madison, WI 53717
    (608)836-7170
    3.4 NS-8
    281
  • Madison
    St Maria Goretti
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 459 students
    2.2 miles
    5405 Flad Ave
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)271-7551
    2.2 PK-8
    459
  • Madison
    Grades: K-12 | 252 students
    7.5 miles
    4901 E Buckeye Road
    Madison, WI 53716
    (608)221-1520
    7.5 K-12
    252

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.
- Posted by

Endorse Our Lady Queen Of Peace School. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.
Here's a recap of the steps you need to follow to find the right school for your child. Work through the process in sequence from beginning to end.
Did you think that corporal punishment in our schools was extinct? Sadly, it isn't. Here are some facts and some suggestions as to what you can do to help eliminate corporal punishment once and for all.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Madison, WI is $5,673 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Madison, WI is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).