Welcome! To join our Mount Calvary Lutheran School family, please read the instructions on how to apply.  We also encourage you to come visit our school! You can schedule a visit by completing the inquiry form or giving us a call. Mount Calvary accepts students of all faith backgrounds. We look forward to meeting you and your student!  

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Milwaukee Parental Choice Program

Mount Calvary Lutheran School participates in the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program (MPCP).  MPCP allows eligible students that live in the City of Milwaukee to attend a participating private school in grades four-year-old kindergarten (K4) to 8.  For students who qualify and receive a seat, the state will fund your student’s tuition.

Please follow these steps to apply:

(To apply for K4, your student must be four years old on or before Sept. 1st.)

  • STEP 1: To see if your family qualifies, you can review Table 1 in the 2024-25 Income Limits
  • STEP 2: Collect your financial and residency documents:  Federal Tax Return, W-2 Forms, WE Energies bill, etc.  For more information about what documents are accepted: Proof of Residency. 
  • STEP 3: Apply online for an MPCP SEAT during the following enrollment periods/dates:

This is a highly competitive program.  When the choice seats are filled, a waitlist will be started.  APPLY EARLY!

      • February 1-20th - Highest priority application period! 
      • March 1-20th
      • April 1-20th
      • May 1-20th
      • June 1-20th 
      • July 1-20th
      • August 1-21st
      • September 1-14th (for first semester start)
      • October 1-20th (for second semester only)
      • November 1-20th (for second semester only)
      • December 1st-January 8th (for second semester only)

CONTACT US WITH ANY QUESTIONS DURING THIS PROCESS.  You can also refer to this step-by-step MPCP Application Guide.  You will be notified whether you received a seat at Mount Calvary within a few weeks after the end of each MPCP enrollment period.  Please email questions to Ms. Marquita Ward at or call us at 414-873-3466.

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The Lutheran High School Association of Greater Milwaukee is proud to be part of a community that supports each other emotionally, spiritually, and financially.  As a not-for-profit organization, tuition prices are determined based on the cost to deliver an excellent educational experience for your student.  It is our hope that every student who wants to be part of the Mount Calvary Family has the opportunity to do so. 
Financial circumstances are always difficult for families considering a Private, Christian School education for their children.  We make every effort to offer a fair tuition price as well as creative tuition assistance options.  Tuition for the 2024-25 school year is $5,550 with financial aid options available.  Please submit the inquiry form below if you wish to start the application process at Mount Calvary.


Please reach out if you would like more information!

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Ms. Marquita Ward
Ms. Marquita Ward, Office Administrator

Ms. Marquita Ward joined Mount Calvary in 2017. She graduated from University of Wisconsin-Parkside with a bachelor’s degree in Communications. She is honored to be a part of a team that loves to serve children. Ms. Ward loves her job because she has the opportunity to positively impact our families, staff, and community in support of our students. 

If you have any MPCP questions, Ms. Ward would be happy to answer them and help you through the process.