Wingra School: Growing Lifelong Learners Since 1972

Our Capital & Endowment Campaign


the future of Wingra is now

Over $771,000 Raised!


"We hope that our pledge will combine with others to bolster the resources for our children and help sustain this very special place of progressive education."

~ Aaron and Sarah Hoffnung, Current Parents



News & Events

Wisconsin State Journal School Spotlight

A student-run curriculum unit at Wingra School is typically more about the process than the product.

Even the decision to be in charge of a unit is up for debate among students, and if they agree to proceed, one of their first tasks is to decide the theme.

As the process unfolds, students sharpen skills like organization, leadership and teamwork. They also learn what is important in education and what makes it meaningful. Reflection is a vital part.

Read the article in the Wisconsin State Journal.

Wingra School: Live

Join us for Wingra School: Live! to see our teachers and students in action:

  • Friday, March 13
  • Friday, April 10
  • Friday, May 8
  • Friday, June 6

The events run from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m.

Please RSVP by calling Rebekah at (608) 238-2525 or emailing

Tuition Assistance

The Joyce Perkins Scholarship Fund has provided more than $2 million in tuition assistance over the past 27 years.

The amount awarded has grown each year, and currently 20% of our students receive tuition assistance.

Applications for tuition assistance are due March 15, 2015 for the 2015–2016 school year.

Read more about our tuition assistance process.