St. Francis Xavier School

St. Francis Xavier Catholic School has been serving students in 4K though eighth grade in the Cross Plains, Black Earth, Mazomanie, Middleton and Mount Horeb communities since 1857.
We offer a faith-based curriculum that prepares students to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
The faculty, staff, parents and students of St. Francis Xavier are committed to working together to create a positive learning environment that helps prepare students for life.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 137 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,100
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Francis Xavier School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1857

Student Body

Total Students
137 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Francis Xavier School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Based on single, full time student. Families with multiple students receive deeply discounted rates for additional children.
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,000
Admissions Director
Stacey Eslinger
Endowment Size
$3 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Battle of the Books, chess club, Girls on the Run, Math Team, National Junior Honor Society (NJHS), Robotics Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Band, Forensics Team, Musical Theater

School Notes

  • St. Francis Xavier Catholic School has been serving students in kindergarten though eighth grade in the Cross Plains, Black Earth, Mazomanie, Middleton and Mount Horeb communities since 1857. We offer a faith-based curriculum that prepares students to meet the challenges of the 21st century. The faculty, staff, parents and students of St. Francis Xavier are committed to working together to create a positive learning environment that helps prepare students for life. Our St. Francis Xavier staff has a deep commitment to the welfare of our students. We strive to make our school a warm, safe Christian place for children to learn.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Francis Xavier School cost?
St. Francis Xavier School's tuition is approximately $5,100 for private students.
What sports does St. Francis Xavier School offer?
St. Francis Xavier School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Football, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is St. Francis Xavier School's ranking?
St. Francis Xavier School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Most extracurriculars offered and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for St. Francis Xavier School?
The application deadline for St. Francis Xavier School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 137 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,100
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Dane County, WI is $7,622 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dane County, WI is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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