What is the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program?

 

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Milwaukee Parental Choice Program (MPCP) /  Wisconsin Parental Choice Program (WPCP)

 

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  • Returning and new families to St. Vincent Pallotti are eligible to apply for participation in Milwaukee Parental Choice (MPCP) OR Wisconsin Parental Choice Program (WPCP).

  • Determination of which program a student is eligible for is based on where in Wisconsin a student resides. 

             

              * If a student resides in the City of Milwaukee, they are eligible to apply to the MPCP. 

              * If a student resides outside of the City of Milwaukee school district, they are eligible to apply to the WPCP.  

 

          Student eligibility, which is established by state law, varies for each program. Student eligibility is a combination of student residence, income and prior year attendance. There is also an age requirement that must be met for grades K4, K5, and 1.

 

  • If your household income is at or lower than the listed household income guidelines  you may choose to place your child in private school at no cost to you:

Milwaukee Parental Choice Program (MPCP) Income Limits

Household Size             Maximum Yearly Income

         1                                              $38,280

         2                                              $51,720

         3                                              $65,160

         4                                              $78,600

         5                                              $92,040

                                                                                                    6                                             $105,480 each additional member add $13,440                                                                                                                                                                                           to determine the maximum yearly income.

Wisconsin Parental Choice Program (WPCP) Income Limits

Household Size             Maximum Yearly Income

         1                                              $28,072

         2                                              $37,928

         3                                              $47,784

         4                                              $57,640

         5                                              $67,496

                                                                                                    6                                              $77,352 each additional member add $9,856                                                                                                                                                                                             to determine the maximum yearly income.

  • Milwaukee Parental Choice Program does require a Milwaukee city zip code residence for the participating family.

 

  • If you are in a married household with both spouses working, you may subtract $7000.00 from your yearly income in determining your eligibility for CHOICE.

 

  • To apply simply come to St. Vincent Pallotti Catholic School Main Office to complete the simple form, provide a copy of income tax, electric bill, or complete the form for households that do not file income tax.

For more information about the Choice Program go to DPI's website following this link:

https://dpi.wi.gov/parental-education-options/choice-programs