St Nicholas Catholic School

  • St. Nicholas Catholic School plays a role in helping families educate and prepare their children for success.
  • The challenges of living in today's society are great and we must give our children the values and skills needed to face them.
  • To do this, we, form a team to work together.
  • We support each other in this awesome task. May God bless and guide us in carrying out our responsibilities as educators of our children.
  • As Christian educators, we are committed to the development of the whole child.
  • We provide opportunities for spiritual, cognitive, social, emotional, artistic, and physical growth.
  • Since the reason for our existence as a Catholic School is the Christian growth of the children, we strive daily to give them a Christ-centered education.
  • We believe that students who are beginning their formal education are in need of a learning environment that is both nurturing and developmental.
  • This environment works in cooperation with the family to prepare students with the fundamental skills and behaviors needed to be successful as they transition to middle school.
  • The elementary school utilizes a homeroom approach to develop a learning community that challenges all students intellectually and spiritually, while meeting the student's physical, emotional, social, moral and academic needs.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1879

Student Body

Total Students121 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeSt Nicholas Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
19%
Average Class Size11 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Navy or Khaki Pants, Polo Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 10 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,950
Tuition Notes$2950 for K-8; $3050 for 5 full days 4K; $3050 for 3 full days of PreK-3. We are a WI Choice School
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorScott Vanderloop
Admissions AssociateMarcia Wyman

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Softball, VolleyballBasketballSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Forensics Team, VEX Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Choi

School Notes

  • St. Nicholas Catholic School plays a role in helping families educate and prepare their children for success. The challenges of living in today's society are great and we must give our children the values and skills needed to face them. To do this, we, form a team to work together. We support each other in this awesome task. May God bless and guide us in carrying out our responsibilities as educators of our children. As Christian educators, we are committed to the development of the whole child. We provide opportunities for spiritual, cognitive, social, emotional, artistic, and physical growth. Since the reason for our existence as a Catholic School is the Christian growth of the children, we strive daily to give them a Christ-centered education. We believe that students who are beginning their formal education are in need of a learning environment that is both nurturing and developmental. This environment works in cooperation with the family to prepare students with the fundamental skills and behaviors needed to be successful as they transition to middle school. The elementary school utilizes a homeroom approach to develop a learning community that challenges all students intellectually and spiritually, while meeting the student's physical, emotional, social, moral and academic needs.

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