Wahlert Catholic High School

  • Wahlert High School is rooted in Catholic-Christian tradition and experience, the Wahlert community facilitates student development, integrating their spiritual, intellectual, social, physical, emotional and artistic dimensions through a challenging, stimulating and creative educational environment.
  • We believe all students can achieve success. By empowering students in their pursuit of excellence, we prepare them for lifelong learning.
  • Holy Family Catholic Schools, preK through high school, are committed to providing academic rigor through a comprehensive curriculum.
  • Our elementary curriculum guide was developed to provide a brief overview of the curriculum for grades preK-5.
  • The elementary curriculum reflects Holy Family Catholic School's high expectations for each student, and incorporates the Archdiocese of Dubuque's grade level expectations.
  • Curriculum development is a crucial component of the educational process as we prepare students to think critically and creatively.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students521 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Wahlert Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

  • The nearest high school to Wahlert Catholic High School is Anna B Lawther Academy (1.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school and preschool is St Anthony (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dubuque
    St Anthony
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-5 | 136 students
    0.8 miles
    2160 Saint Ambrose St
    Dubuque, IA 52001
    (563) 556-2820
    0.8 PK-5
    136
  • Dubuque
    Anna B Lawther Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 65 students
    1 miles
    2005 Asbury Rd
    Dubuque, IA 52001
    (563) 582-4015
    1 4-12
    65
  • Dubuque
    Grades: PK-5 | 166 students
    1 miles
    2981 Central Ave
    Dubuque, IA 52001
    (563) 556-1511
    1 PK-5
    166
  • Dubuque
    Our Lady Of Guadalupe
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-5 | 219 students
    1 miles
    2160 Rosedale Ave
    Dubuque, IA 52001
    (563) 582-1246
    1 PK-5
    219
  • Dubuque
    St Anthony School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-5 | 180 students
    1 miles
    2175 Rosedale Ave
    Dubuque, IA 52001
    (563) 556-2820
    1 PK-5
    180

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