Danville Lutheran School

1930 North Bowman Avenue
Danville, IL 61832-0618
Tel: (217)442-5036
Grades: PK-8 | 114 students
"Danville Lutheran School is an accredited parochial school located in Danville, Illinois, offering one of the finest Christian educations available in the East Central Illinois and West Central Indiana area.
Founded on the belief that all children need and deserve a Christ-centered education, Danville Lutheran School has been promoting a spiritually-orientated program since 1864.
Our school employs a staff of trained, experienced Christian teachers dedicated to the complete educational, social, physical and religious development of each child.
Our teachers work not only with students, but also with their parents to ensure a quality education is obtained by each child that enters our doors.
The mission of Danville Lutheran School is to teach the Gospel of Jesus Christ while enabling students to be spiritually, intellectually, socially, and physically prepared for lifelong service to God and their fellow man.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1864

Student Body

Total Students 114 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Danville Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress slack/skirt/jumper, shirt with a collar)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,150
Tuition Notes Tuition cost varies for PS and K-8th grade. There are discounts for multiple students from one family.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $424
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lisa Thompson


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, CheeringBasketballCheering,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chimes, Choir, Geography Bee, Scholastic Bowl Team, Spelling Team Band, Chimes, Choir, Geography Bee, Spelling Team, Scholastic Bowl Team,

School Notes

  • New students entering grades 1-8 will need to provide us with the last year's end of the year report. Students with special needs (IEP) will also need to provide a copy of the documentation to us for review. All new students must submit an application. More information is available in our school office.
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