Pius Xi Catholic High School

  • Pius Xi High School was founded in 1929 by the Pallottine Fathers and the School Sisters of St. Francis.
  • Pius provides the intimacy and personal attention of a small school while taking advantage of its size to offer one of the nation's broadest and richest high school curricula.
  • Our purpose is to help each student discover, develop and share his or her God-given talents.
  • This student-centered learning model and the culture of Christian values at its core make Pius a place where children blossom into confident, creative, compassionate young adults.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students850 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Pius Xi Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Pius Xi High School was founded in 1929 by the Pallottine Fathers and the School Sisters of St. Francis. Pius provides the intimacy and personal attention of a small school while taking advantage of its size to offer one of the nation's broadest and richest high school curricula. Our purpose is to help each student discover, develop and share his or her God-given talents. This student-centered learning model and the culture of Christian values at its core make Pius a place where children blossom into confident, creative, compassionate young adults.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee
    Messmer Catholic Schools
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
    5.9 miles
    742 W Capitol Drive
    Milwaukee, WI 53206
    (414)264-5440
    5.9 9-12
    700
  • Milwaukee
    Dominican High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 330 students
    7.7 miles
    120 E Silver Spring Dr
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
    (414)332-1170
    7.7 9-12
    330
  • Milwaukee
    Milwaukee Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 8-12 | 645 students
    4.6 miles
    9700 W Grantosa Drive
    Milwaukee, WI 53222
    (414)461-6000
    4.6 8-12
    645
  • Milwaukee
    Divine Savior Holy Angels High School
    All-girls  | Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 686 students
    4.6 miles
    4257 N 100th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53222
    (414)462-3742
    4.6 9-12
    686
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: 9-12 | 530 students
    7.5 miles
    2601 E Morgan Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414)481-8370
    7.5 9-12
    530

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