Regina Catholic Elementary School

  • Regina Elementary is proud to be an extension of our four Iowa City Catholic parishes: Saint Mary, Saint Patrick, Saint Thomas More, and Saint Wenceslaus.
  • We deliver a distinctive Catholic educational experience for children in kindergarten through sixth grade.
  • Our current enrollment is just over 430 students, and we offer three sections of instruction at most grade levels.
  • Our faculty and staff are passionate about teaching and working in a Catholic environment.
  • Please visit our to find our website to find out more about Regina and our commitment to providing the best Catholic education for our students and families.

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Regina Catholic Elementary School places among the top 20% of private schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Education Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students516 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Regina Catholic Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size22 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(We have a uniform policy that requires polos or dress shirts with Regina logos and shorts, pants, skorts, and jumpers.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,100
Tuition NotesThis is the parish rate for all active parish members of the Iowa City area Catholic Parishes
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions DirectorTim Foley

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

School Notes

  • We appreciate your interest in Regina Elementary and are always happy to welcome new families to our school. The atmosphere of faith and community that permeates our building inspires spiritual, intellectual, social, and emotional growth in our students. We encourage you to schedule a tour so you can see the Regina difference for yourself. To arrange a visit please contact Pam Schowalter, Director of Admissions by email at pam.schowalter@icregina.com or by phone at 319-499-9006.
  • We welcome all learners who desire a top-notch education regardless of religion, ethnicity, or financial circumstances. As educators, we focus on developing the entire student and interweaving our Catholic faith into our daily environment. We challenge our students to develop their known talents, find new talents, and learn about and appreciate the talents of those around them. Our skilled and well-trained faculty and staff are dedicated to helping each student achieve success. We strive to give each child the tools necessary to be life-long learners, and to develop themselves faithfully, academically, socially, emotionally, and physically. Regina Elementary is accredited by the State of Iowa, and all of our teachers are licensed by the State of Iowa.
  • Regina Elementary is one part of a much larger Catholic community. We are led and supported by the four Catholic parishes of Iowa City: St. Mary, St. Patrick, St. Thomas More, and St. Wenceslaus. We share a building and work closely with Regina Junior and Senior High School and the Regina Pre-school.

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The average private school tuition in Iowa is $3,653 for elementary schools and $9,203 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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