Prospective Families

Welcome to St. Maria Goretti Catholic School

We are very excited that you are considering St. Maria Goretti Catholic School for your child's education and faith formation.

There are many important things to consider when selecting the right school for your children. We've provided some quick facts below and more information throughout our website.

If you don't see what you are looking for, please contact the school office at 608-271-7551 or school@stmariagoretti.org. We are hear to help answer any questions you have.

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Quick Facts

General Information

  • More than 450 students in PreK-8th Grade
  • Strong academic curriculum
  • Knowledgeable, caring, and dedicated faculty and staff
  • Strong Catholic identity; students attend Mass twice a week
  • Welcoming, respectful, faith-based environment
  • Up-to-date technology, including SmartBoards, mobile iPad and laptop carts, Chromebooks, and computer lab
  • Spanish classes beginning in 2nd grade
  • Fine arts programs including art, music and band
  • Athletic programs starting in 5th grade
  • Variety of extracurricular activities
  • Active Home and School Association with a variety of opportunities for parent involvement
  • Strong parish support
  • Recent alumni in several area high schools

Faith

  • Religion classes taught by homeroom teacher
  • Twice a week Mass attendance
  • First Communion and First Reconciliation - Grade 2
  • Monthly Community Circle celebrations
  • Schoolwide and single-grade service projects

Academics

  • Systematically updated curriculum revision
  • Spanish - Grades 2-8
  • Library available to all grades
  • Exceptional Fine Arts programs

Technology

  • Weekly computer classes - K-8
  • Computer lab
  • iPads, Chromebooks and laptops available across all grade levels
  • Smart boards and/or projectors in all classrooms
  • Google docs introduced and used beginning in Grade 5
  • Keyboarding skills begin in Grade 3

Communication

  • Weekly office updates via email
  • Up-to-date school website and teacher websites
  • TeacherEase online grade reporting for Grades 5-8
  • Friday Folders brought home by students

The Extras

  • Teacher Aides - K-4
  • Learning Resources Teachers
  • Reading Specialist
  • School Counselor
  • Cardinal Ambassadors Student Government - Grades 6-8
  • Athletic Program - Grades 5-8
  • Overture Band Program - Grades 4-8
  • Big Buddies/Little Buddies - Grades PK-8
  • Hot lunch program with two entrees and salad bar
  • Assistance in finding transportation for after school care
  • Numerous volunteer opportunities
  • After school activities: Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Girls on the Run, Born to Move