Celebrating Over 170 Years of Catholic Education in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee!

Catholic schools offer a unique blend of faith and education. At any of the 96 elementary and 15 high Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, children are prepared for future success, and are shaped to lead a Christ-centered life. Learn more about the benefits of Catholic education! Click here to find a school near you.

Give Back the Gift of Catholic Education by to the school of your choice. The Walk on Oct. 25th was a true testament to why Catholic education is so important in our communities. The deadline to donate to your school is Nov. 18. Visit www.catholicschoolswalk.org to learn more about this great cause to help ensure all families have access to a Catholic education.



SAVE THE DATE! Catholic Schools Week

Sunday, January 25 - Saturday, January 31, 2015
Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge, and Service

National Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. It starts the last Sunday in January and runs all week. Schools typically observe National Catholic Schools Week with Masses, open house and other activities for students, families, parishioners, alumni and community members.

To learn more visit www.ncea.org! You can also find an upcoming Catholic School Open House near you by clicking here.



Archdiocese of Milwaukee Elementary School Curriculum

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Information about Common Core State Standards for Archdiocese of Milwaukee
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To Teach as Jesus Did:

Dr. Kathleen Cepelka

Catholic Schools: Ignited, Renewed, and Energized

The theme of our recent Archdiocesan Synod, “This will be for us a new Pentecost,” inspired our recent challenge to all principals in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee for 2014 – 2015.


Vision 2014

By Kathleen Cepelka, Superintendent of Catholic Schools

The following ten challenges for our Archdiocesan schools are also, in many individual cases, our major blessings. As both challenges and blessings, they form a vision for Catholic education that, I believe, can be ours to strive for and to cherish:

Continue reading the Vision 2014


Catholic School FAQs

Q: Our family is not practicing the Catholic faith, but we want to send our children to a Catholic school. Are we welcome?

A: Catholic schools have a rich tradition of welcoming and educating all students. Children of all traditions are welcome in Archdiocese of Milwaukee Catholic schools. Approximately 10.8% of elementary students are non-Catholic, and 22.4% of high school students are non-Catholic.

Find the answers to more frequently asked questions.

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