Quick Facts

Staffing FactsSt. Anthony on the Lake School

  • Principal, Ellen Knippel, email [email protected]
  • Principal Certification, State of Wisconsin and Archdiocese of Milwaukee
  • School Accreditation, Archdiocese of Milwaukee & WI Religious & Independent School Accreditation
  • Full-Time Teachers, 13
  • Part-Time Teachers, 4
  • Classroom Aides, 4
  • Extended Day Care, 7
  • Teacher Certification, State of Wisconsin and Archdiocese of Milwaukee

School Facts

  • Grade Levels, 3K–8th grade
  • School Enrollment, 216 Total Students Students, 71 Middle School Students (grades 6th-8th), 145 Elementary School Students (grades 3K-5th)
  • Average Class Size, 20 students
  • Daily School Hours, First Bell 7:20am, Tardy Bell 7:25am, Classes Start 7:30am, Dismissal 2:30pm
  • Uniform Policy,  Yes (Details can be found on our Resources and Forms page)
  • Hot Lunch Program:   Yes


  • SMART Board interactive whiteboard in each classroom
  • iPad program in grades 3K-2nd  
  • One Chromebook per student in grades 3rd–8th  
  • Symmetrical high-speed fiber internet
  • Network access points in each classroom & campus-wide WiFi
  • Students use the Google Suite 

Buddy Classes   

  • Upper grade classes are partnered with “buddies" in lower grades
  • Buddy classes attend weekly Mass together along with other events


  • $3,704* Parish Member
  • $5,750* Non-Parish Member
  • *price reduced for each additional child, includes mandatory fees

After School Care 

  • Yes (2:30pm-6:00pm, Monday-Friday) 

Religion Classes 

  • 200 minute/week grades 6th-8th
  • 150 minutes/week grades 4th-5th
  • 100 minutes/week grades K5-3rd 


  • Student-led Mass each Wednesday
  • Additional School Masses on Holy Days 


  • Daily school-wide opening prayer
  • Additional prayer in lunchroom and classrooms
  • Stations of the Cross each Friday during Lent
  • Prayer Labyrinth

 Sacrament Preparation  

  • First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion in 2nd grade 

Extracurricular Activities                                         

  • Athletics (5th-8th)
    •    Volleyball, Basketball, Track, Cross Country
  • Band (4th-8th)
  • Boy Scouts
  • Chess Club
  • Choir
  • Civic Oration
  • 8th grade Washington D.C. trip
  • Future City (7th-8th) – 4th place regional winner
  • Geography Bee
  • Girl Scouts
  • Junior Achievement
  • Musical
  • Robotics
  • Rube Goldberg Competition
  • Individual Student Service Hours (5th-8th)
  • Student Government 

Community Outreach                  

  • Parish Giving Tree
  • Nursing Home Visitation & Project
  • School-wide collection of food & clothing for local shelters & giving organizations:
    •     House of Peace Food Baskets, Repairers of the Breach, Waukesha County Clothing Drive, Pewaukee Food Pantry, Second Harvest
  • Operation Christmas Child
  • Support of our Sister Parish in Peru
  • Autism Awareness
  • Support of Childhood Cancer:  G-9, MACC Fund, Children’s Hospital
  • Service-oriented field trips 

School Tours  

  • Please contact our school office at 262-691-0460 or [email protected] to schedule a tour of St. Anthony on the Lake School.  We look forward to seeing you!