Prince Of Peace Catholic School

  • Prince of Peace provides a rigorous, Christ-centered curriculum emphasizing faith formation, academics and discipline.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1852

Student Body

Total Students261 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 13%
Students by GradePrince Of Peace Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Statistics, College Biology,
Average ACT score22
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki, blue or black pants and shirt with a collar in choice of 5 colors.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,792
Tuition NotesK - 8 is $3906; High School is $5258 Discount for parish families
% on Financial Aid
47%
Average Financial Aid Grant$900
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKaren Witt

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Chorus, Drama, National Honor Society, Pep Band, Quiz Bowl Team, Speech Team, Student Council, Yearbook

School Notes

  • 95% of high school students participate in extracurriculars
  • Teachers average 14 years classroom experience
  • School accredited by NCA and Iowa Department of Education
  • 34% of student body are non-Catholics
  • Learning to serve others is integral to curriculum
  • Each class exceeds their grade level on standardized tests

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