St. Peter Catholic School

  • St. Peter School has been providing a Catholic education since 1881, with a strong legacy of excellence built on more than a century of service to our parish and our community.
  • Our school offers a balanced education with emphasis on developing the whole child.
  • Students are held to a high standard of achievement, and these high expectations enhance our students' self concept. Children are taught to recognize the presence of Christ in themselves and others.
  • This reverence for people permeates all aspects of school life.
  • Parents send their children to St. Peter School because of our academic excellence, our emphasis on values, and our supportive environment.
  • Our teachers are caring Christian role s for our children.
  • They are dedicated and enthusiastic about teaching and enter into a partnership with parents.
  • At St. Peter School, each person is welcomed, respected and important.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded1881
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students85 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeSt. Peter Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,750
Tuition Noteshttp://www.spcsslinger.org/prospective-families/tuition-financial-aid
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCheryl Jaeger, Principal
Admissions AssociateFather Rick Stoffel, Pastor

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Creative Solutions, Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts, Junior Achievement Program, Mad Science Program, Math Study Group

Arts and Music Programs:
Bell Choir, Piano Lessons, Picasso's Arts & Crafts Club, School Choir, Violin Lessons

School Notes

Learn what St. Peter Catholic School has to offer!
  • 3K-5th grade program and Child Care
  • Place strong emphasis on religious instruction and help children grow in their understanding of Christian living
  • Staff qualified degreed faculty dedicated to academic excellence and strong Christian values
  • Encourage parental involvement and committment to Catholic education
  • Implement curriculum which meets and exceeds Archdiocesan and State requirements.
  • Accredited by the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and the Wisconsing Council of Religious and Independent Schools
  • Open our doors to ALL children, regarless of race, color, or ethnic background
  • One classroom per grade level
  • Tuition assistance available
  • Before/After school childcare
  • High academics and study skills
  • Smart Boards, iPads, and ChromeBooks for all grade levels
  • 14 extracurricular activities offered:Creative Solutions, Mad Science, Math StudyGroup, Picasso Arts and Crafts, Cub Scouts, GirlScouts, Piano, Violin, School Choir, and BellChoir. Also, 5th Grade may participate in CrossCountry, Track, Volleyball and Basketball
  • Uniforms
  • Sacrament preparation for FirstCommunion and Reconciliation
  • Mass attendance and participation
  • Field trips
  • Spanish (3K 5th Grade)
  • Classroom visits and instruction biweekly by our parish priest
  • Bussing available (4K - 5th grade)
  • Home and School Association Group for parent involvement

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