Mission & Philosophy


Edgewood, a Catholic high school, educates the whole student for a life of learning, service, and personal responsibility through a rigorous academic curriculum that embraces the Sinsinawa Dominican values of Truth, Compassion, Justice, Partnership, and Community.


Edgewood High School is sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa, WI. Founded in 1847 by the Venerable Father Samuel Mazzuchelli O.P., the Congregation sponsors 11 institutions. Through sponsorship, the Sinsinawa Dominicans carry out their mission to preach and teach.


To provide an exceptional high school experience in an inclusive Dominican Catholic community where every student is inspired to study, reflect, and take action in pursuit of a purposeful life.

The Edgewood Difference