St. Augustine Preparatory Academy

St. Augustine Preparatory Academy is a K4-12 non-denominational Christian school located in Milwaukee`s south side at 2607 South 5th Street. We currently serve over 1,350 students in grades PreK-5th (Elementary), 6th-8th (Middle School), and 9th-12th (High School). The school is a student-centered environment where young learners take ownership of their education not only in academics, but also physical health, creativity, and faith.
Our graduates will go on to achieve their highest potential and make our city, and ultimately the world, a better place.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,398 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Augustine Preparatory Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Cost Notes
Cost varies by program and funding status.
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
1,398 students
Student Body Type
Students by Grade
St. Augustine Preparatory Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Students funded through the Special Needs Scholarship Program or the Wisconsin or Milwaukee Parental Choice Programs do not pay tuition.


Total Sports Offered
7 sports

School Notes

  • St. Augustine Preparatory Academy develops students to be tomorrow`s leaders.  They will be known by their strength of character, courage, intellect, impactful contributions and their faith. We will develop the leaders of tomorrow by:
  • Providing exceptional non-denominational Christian based education
  • Offering an uninterrupted K-12 educational experience
  • Educating the whole child mind, body and soul
  • Maximizing the potential of each individual student through personalized instruction
  • Integrating family, faith, academics and athletics/arts
  • Emphasizing grit, persistence and personal responsibility
  • Offering a safe, stimulating and welcoming school environment
  • Every child can develop and grow a personal relationship with Jesus Christ
  • All of God`s children deserve the opportunity to achieve their full potential
  • Engagement by parents in their students` education is vital
  • Excellence is not a goal, but rather a way of learning and living
  • Mental and physical fitness are complementary to each other and foundational for student success
  • Service to our community and country is a sacred responsibility
  • Faith
  • Family
  • Academics
  • Athletics/Arts
Profile last updated: 05/24/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,398 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Milwaukee, WI is $5,360 for elementary schools and $9,856 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Milwaukee, WI is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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