School - Wisconsin Parental Choice Program


Please note that the application deadline has now passed to apply to the Wisconsin Parental Choice Program for the 2022-23 school year.



St. Leonard School participates in the Wisconsin Parental Choice Program. The program allows Wisconsin students whose families initially meet certain income qualifications and are not assigned to the Milwaukee Public Schools or Racine Unified school districts the ability to attend a participating private or religious school of their choice, tuition free. This program is for students who will be 4-20 years old on or before September 1st of the year they start school (i.e. 4 years old for K4, 5 years old for K5, 6 years old for Grade 1, etc.).

For a helpful overview that includes information and links related to the Wisconsin Parental Choice Program, click this link:

                                                                       Two-Page Overview of Wisconsin Private School Choice

Find the state Department of Public Instruction application page for the Choice Program by clicking the following link:

                                                                         Application Page

If you have any questions about the application process you can contact the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Private School Choice Programs line at 888-245-2732, ext. 3.  Please also feel free to contact the St. Leonard School Office at 262-679-0451 or use this contact form.