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School Choice

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Grace participates in both the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program (MPCP) and the WI Parental Choice Program (WPCP).

Students may apply for a voucher to attend Grace if income criteria are met.

Click here for DPI information about the 2021-2022 school year.

Application Deadlines

Application Periods for City of Milwaukee residents for the 2022-2023 school year are:

  • February 1 - 21
  • March 1 - 21
  • April 1 - 20
  • May 1 - 20
  • June 1 - 20
  • July 1 - 20
  • August 1 - 22
  • September 1 - 14*
  • December 1, 2022 - January 9, 2023*

*2nd-semester participation only

Application Period for State of Wisconsin (except City of Milwaukee) residents:

  • February 1 - April 21, 2022

Acceptable Proof of Residency


Supporting documentation can be turned into Grace Lutheran School office during an open enrollment period.

Grace Lutheran School

N87 W16173 Kenwood Blvd.

Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

(262) 251-7140

2021/2022 DPI School Report Card

The Department of Public Instruction generates Accountability Report Cards for all publicly funded schools and districts in the state. Report cards for private schools participating in the Private School Choice Programs were first required for the 2015-2016 school year. 2016-2017 is the first year that private school participating in the Choice Program can receive overall scores or ratings.

DPI produces two versions of each Report Card: one labeled “School Report Card” click here and lengthier, detailed version labeled, “School Report Card Detail” click here. Both versions can be accessed online along with resources that explain the report cards, click here to view. While our school has received a Private School – Choice Students Report Card that focuses only on students in participating in the Choice program that elected to take the exam. Schools that did not have sufficient data to calculate an accountability score or rating will see “NR-Data” in the top left corner. This can occur if there are too few choice students in the school.

The legislative requirements to produce these reports cards allow choice schools to opt-in to receive a report card for all students attending the private school. We have chosen to not opt into the Private School Report Card at this time and will continue to evaluate in the future. As required by our participation in MCPC and WCPC, click here to view the one-page School Report Card for Grace Lutheran School and a list of educational options.

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Link to a List of educational options: School Directory - Private Schools (

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What grades are included in Choice?

Milwaukee: 4K through 8th grade

WI (statewide): Students in grades 4K and 5K and students in 4K-8 who attended a public school or choice school last year

Q. What if a family income increases after being accepted? Once a student is accepted into the voucher program, they re-apply to verify only residency each year.

Q. Is transportation provided? Busing might be provided for students who reside in the approved areas of Menomonee Falls or Germantown.

Q. What costs are covered by a voucher? A voucher pays for all tuition and book costs. Additional fees are charged for optional programs such as athletics, band, and yearbooks.

Q. Are there procedures regarding student suspensions and expulsions? Yes. Choice students would be subject to the regular school rules regarding suspensions or expulsions.

Grace Lutheran does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, national origin, or ancestry.