Elementary School FAQs
Does my child have to be Catholic to attend?
What are the tuition and fees?
Are there registration fees?
Is tuition assistance available?
Will there be a waitlist for my child?
St. Patrick's welcomes all families, regardless of faith denomination, who are seeking a high quality, faith-based education. During Mass, we welcome non-Catholic students and guests to come up to the minister at Communion and receive a blessing. All students are required to attend Religion class daily and Mass weekly at the school.
Click here for the most current tuition and fee chart.
If your child is accepted, the New Student registration fee is $200.
St. Patrick's understands that a Catholic school education is a gift that leads to a brighter future, and we know that this gift represents a significant investment and commitment of time, talent, and treasure for any family. We work with families on a confidential, individual basis to ensure that qualified students are given every opportunity to attend our school.
We typically have waitlists for our Preschool, PreKindergarten and Kindergarten programs. We may have wait lists in other grades, depending on the number of applicants and available space. We encourage new families to adhere to the application deadlines and to complete their application, along with supporting documents, as soon as possible. While wait lists seem daunting, they are a great way to ensure that your child has a place at St. Patrick's as soon as possible!
What test will my child need to take as part of the admissions process?
Are your teachers certified? Is your school accredited?
There are several instances where pre-admission testing is required for placement:
St. Patrick's Catholic School is proud to be accredited by AdvancED. All of our teachers are certified and qualified to teach in their content areas.
St. Patrick's Catholic School | 20500 West Maple Road | Elkhorn, Nebraska 68022 | (402) 289-5407 (P) | (402) 763-9530 (F)