We are a Christ-centered Family

the children of St. Wenceslaus Catholic School - New Prague, MN

New Student Registration Fall 2024  –  Preschool-Grade 8

Building a Foundation of Faith & Academic Excellence Since 1878

At St. Wenceslaus, our primary focus is to provide a nurturing, faith-based, educational experienced for children in grades Pre-K to 8. Our philosophy aims at not only providing a superior academic experience, but also to create a strong foundation of community, spirit, and values for our students, enabling them to grow into the accomplished thinkers, doers, and leaders of the future.

If you are seeking a more well-rounded experience for your child’s education and development, it’s time to consider private education at St. Wenceslaus in New Prague.

The St. Wenceslaus Campus

Arial view of St. Wenceslaus Campus in New Prague, MN

Located in the quiet, close-knit community of New Prague, Minnesota, the St. Wenceslaus campus is considered one of the town’s most beloved landmarks. With its historic church clock towers rising into the sky and inviting landscape, our cherished school has been creating a tradition of academic excellence for children for 140 years.

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Your Child's Private School Education at St. Wenceslaus

- Preschool through Grade 8 -






What Sets St. Wenceslaus Catholic School APART

We are here to serve you and your family so that your experience at St. Wenceslaus exceeds your dreams and expectations for your child. We will work side by side with you to make plans, to set goals, and resolve challenges throughout the time your family is enrolled in our school and beyond.


STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) infused curriculum gives students opportunities to learn by hands-on participation and collaborative problem solving.





Academic Excellence

High achievement standards, balanced academic curriculum with STEM integration produces students who can solve problems and collaborate effectively.

Grounded in Virtues and Moral Development

We offer an education that combines faith with academic excellence, with emphasis on service to others.

A Caring and Safe  Environment

We partner with parents to provide an excellent, family centered welcoming program for all children.

“There are so many reasons to love St. Wenceslaus. Besides the great education they receive, the close knit community is probably what we love most."

- The Arias Family -

Mark Your Calendars!

Kindergarten Preview 2024

Kindergarten Preview 2024

Kindergarten Preview Join us for Kindergarten Preview Night! Tuesday, February 13, 2024 6:00 PM You and your child will get a “Kindergarten Sneak Peek” while participating in a “mock” schedule of mini-classes and activities, including a St. Wenceslaus school lunch....

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Willy Wonka, Jr

Willy Wonka, Jr

St. Wenceslaus Performing Arts MusicalSt. Wenceslaus School 7th and 8th graders, along with their directors, are excited to announce our musical for the 2023-24 school year. Willy Wonka, Jr! February 22 & 23, 2024 Ticket order form Purchase tickets ahead of time...

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Preschool Open House

Preschool Open House

Preschool Open House2024All are invited to our Preschool Open House and see the programs we have to offer. When: Tuesday, January 23, 2024, 5:30-7:00 PM Enter at the preschool door on Columbus Avenue Faith-based  Full day & half-day sessions  Ages 3-4 and PreK...

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Our National

International Society of Technology Educators

International Society of Technology Educators

National Catholic Educational Association

National Catholic Educational Association

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development

National Middle School Association

Association for Middle Level Education

Minnesota Non-Public School Accreditation Association

St. Wenceslaus is fully accredited by the Minnesota Non-Public School Accreditation Association.