Mission and History

Mission:
Divine Child Elementary School is a parish school dedicated to instilling Catholic values and achieving academic excellence.

History:
The Church of the Divine Child was founded by Reverend Monsignor Herbert F. Weier on June 15, 1950. Construction began on the Elementary School in December 1952, and on September 1953, the Elementary School opened with 297 students in Grades 1-4. An additional grade was added each year thereafter. Today, Divine Child Elementary School accommodates approximately 550 students from Kindergarten through 8th Grade.

The Divine Child Catholic Schools community enjoys a rich history of school tradition and academic excellence. In order to assist your family in choosing the best elementary school for your student, Divine Child Elementary School offers many opportunities to view our facility, meet our teachers and experience our school spirit!