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 Students90 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade St. Peter Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,750
Tuition Notes
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCheryl Jaeger, Principal
Admissions AssociateFather Rick Stoffel, Pastor


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


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

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to St. Peter Catholic School is St. Augustine School Inc (5.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peace Lutheran School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Paul Little Learners Preschool & Kindergarten (0.7 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Wisconsin is $3,445 for elementary schools and $8,503 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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