New Ulm Area Catholic Schools (NUACS) is an accredited school system for students in grades K-12 located on one campus in New Ulm. St. Anthony Elementary serves students in grades K-6, and Cathedral High School serves students in grades 7-12. Students at NUACS are given many opportunities to succeed academically including the offering of college credit through CIS and PSEO classes. They are consistently exceeding state and national test score averages. Course offerings include core subjects, as well as industrial arts, band, choir, physical education, and art classes. Grades K-4 students attend physical education class five times per week, and also attend music class four times per week. Faith is integrated into the students’ school day, and all students in grades K-12 attend Mass on a weekly basis. All faiths are welcome at NUACS. In addition to the faith-filled atmosphere at NUACS, students are also offered extracurricular opportunities at all age levels through athletics, clubs, and enrichment programs. To learn more about NUACS and set up a tour, please contact the school office at 507-354-2719.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and NUACS civil rights regulations and policies, NUACS, its employees, and institutions participating in or administering NUACS programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by NUACS.
**** Parents - Please Note the NUACS Drop-off / Pick-up Locations and Procedures ****
The safety of our students is our first priority, and we need your help to follow the drop-off and pick-up procedures. The bus drop-off and pick-up is on Washington Street. Parents may drop off and pick up students on 6th North Street (the main entry to St. Anthony Elementary). Supervision is provided from 7:30 am – 8:00 am before school. Students should walk on the Washington Street sidewalk to the St. Anthony Elementary School playground or enter the front doors and walk to the playground down the first-floor hallway or to the cafeteria, if your child will be eating breakfast at NUACS. At the end of the day, the students will walk down the sidewalk on Washington Street to get in line for their bus. Students being picked up will continue to walk with staff members to 6th North Street to meet their rides. Children who are walking home should leave the school grounds after dismissal. If you pick up on the 5th North parking lot, please enter on State Street and exit on 5th North. The 5th North parking lot will not be open in the morning for drop-off. Supervision after school will be provided from 3:00 pm – 3:10 pm.