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Frequently Asked Questions

Sometimes, you just need a little bit more information – we get that! We’re here to help answer all of your questions, whether you’re considering Pius XI for your child’s secondary education or looking to make the most of the remaining high school years.

You can find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions below. If you can’t find an answer to your question – feel free to contact us. We’re eager to help.


Pius XI offers more than 100 courses every year.

Did you know?

Our students receive top-of-the-line instruction in 12 course areas.

Student Body

Pius XI Popes gladly offer service to others - and each other.


Our student body participating in community service.


Our teachers and administrators lead by example.

Our Faculty are Scholars.

They’ve graduated from fine institutions from UW-La Crosse to Harvard.

Performing Arts

Dozens of opportunities inspire self confidence and personal growth.

Did you know?

The Fr. Robert V. Carney Performing Arts Center features a 500-seat theater with state-of-the-art technical capabilities.

Regular school year hours are 7:50am-3:14pm, Monday through Friday. E-Day hours are 7:50am-1:30pm. Summer hours for administration are 8am-2pm Monday-Thursday, and 8am-Noon on Friday.

Pius XI Catholic High School is located on Milwaukee’s near West side. Our address is 135 N. 76th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53213.

Please call our main telephone line at 414-290-7000 and one of our administrative support professionals will direct your call. Our fax number is 414-290-7001.

Please call our Attendance Line at 414-290-7002.

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