St Wenceslaus Catholic School

  • St. Wenceslaus Catholic School is committed to ensuring academic excellence in a safe, secure Christ-centered environment with a genuine Catholic identity.
  • Our school is dedicated to the responsibility of educating just under 900 young men and women preschool through 8th grade.
  • The students in our school have the daily opportunity to study, share and bear witness to the Gospel.
  • Regular participation in school Masses leads students toward a meaningful appreciation of the Sunday Liturgy.
  • Students are encouraged to pray and learn to develop their own personal relationship with Christ.
  • In our Catholic school, students learn about virtue.  They learn to respect the dignity of life in all of it stages, beginning with conception, to recognize that every person is made in the image and likeness of God, and to develop a healthy and well-formed conscience that enables them to live morally good lives.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedIndividual Education Plans
Year Founded1877
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2019

Student Body

Total Students916 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade St Wenceslaus Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
71%
Average Class Size26 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Boys wear navy blue pants and polo shirt. Girls wear a pleated skirt and polo shirt.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,300
% on Financial Aid
8%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,500
Acceptance Rate
97%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMr. William Peter Huben
Admissions AssociateMrs. Corey LeGrand

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Marksmanship, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
FootballMarksmanship,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
We offer a variety of clubs and activities to develop a well rounded student.

School Notes

  • St. Wenceslaus Catholic School is committed to ensuring academic excellence in a safe, secure Christ-centered environment with a genuine Catholic identity. Our school is dedicated to the responsibility of educating almost 900 young men and women preschool through 8th grade. The students in our school have the daily opportunity to study, share and bear witness to the Gospel. Regular participation in school Masses leads students toward a meaningful appreciation of the Sunday Liturgy. Students are encouraged to pray and learn to develop their own personal relationship with Christ. In our Catholic school, students learn about virtue. They learn to respect the dignity of life in all of it stages, beginning with conception, to recognize that every person is made in the image and likeness of God, and to develop a healthy and well-formed conscience that enables them to live morally good lives.

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