Admissions FAQs

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Admissions FAQs 2018-03-20T15:28:09-05:00


Yes! We welcome you to come and see Pius XI Catholic High School firsthand. The best opportunities include our annual Open House and Shadow Days. We’re always happy to talk with prospective families about our school, and individual site visits may be arranged by contacting us.

Nearly 75% of our students receive nearly two million dollars in scholarship funding offered annually. Pius XI Catholic High School also participates in the Milwaukee and Wisconsin Parental Choice programs administered by the State of Wisconsin to make private school education accessible to all.
Visit our Apply Now page for full details on applying as an Incoming Freshman, Transfer Student, or International Applicant.
All are welcome to share in our faith journey at Pius XI. The Catholic values of diversity and the exploration it encourages guide us. Pius is a place where the respect for the dignity of others is cherished.

Regular school year hours are 7:50am-3:14pm, Monday through Friday. E-Day hours are 7:50am-1:30pm.

Pius XI offers an exceptional educational experience grounded in four core pillars of excellence

• Living the Faith
• College-Ready Academics
• Renowned Arts Program
• Winning Athletics

Award-winning faculty are scholars in their own right and committed to student success

• 100+ courses
• 12 Advanced Placement classes
• Customized Tailored Curriculum
• Engage students in intellectual dialogue
• Cultivating lifelong learning

Pius XI is a warm and welcoming community of global learners

• Diverse, International Community
• Broad World Perspective
• Academic Prowess
• Respect and Dignity of Others
• Deep Appreciation of Peers

Upon graduation, our students are prepared with life skills to succeed

• 93% of Pius XI graduates continue their education at a four-year university or college
• After attaining a Bachelors degree, 32% of grads will pursue an advanced degree
• Pius XI grads have been chosen by every Ivy League and Big 10 School