St Stephen Lutheran School

2304 Springs Rd Ne
Hickory, NC 28601-0286
Tel: (828)256-2166
Grades: K-8 | 178 students
St. Stephens Lutheran School is accredited by the Southeran Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS-CASI) as well at the National Lutheran School Accreditation (NLSA).
St. Stephens Lutheran School was named a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Departmetn of Education in 2003.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2003

Student Body

Total Students 178 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St Stephen Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 24 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(tan or blue slacks or shorts; blue jeans accepted solid color polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,250


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Battle of the Books Battle of the Books,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tabernacle Christian School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hickory Day School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hickory Day School (0.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hickory
    Hickory Day School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 124 students
    0.9 miles
    2535 21st Avenue NE
    Hickory, NC 28601
  • Hickory
    Little Folks School East
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 62 students
    1.4 miles
    410 21st Street Se
    Hickory, NC 28602
  • Hickory
    Grades: PK-12 | 109 students
    1.8 miles
    1225 29th Avenue Dr Ne
    Hickory, NC 28601
  • Hickory
    University Christian High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 9-12 | 55 students
    2 miles
    602 7th Avenue NE
    Hickory, NC 28601
  • Conover
    Grades: K-12 | 99 students
    2.6 miles
    4643 County Home Road
    Conover, NC 28613

School Reviews

Fantastic technology: Promethian Boards in every classroom 1st-8th grade, Ipad Middle School, Active Inspire and Activote tools to facilitate teaching, 20 computer lab, as well as Accelerated Reader and Star Math programs support rigorous instructional curriculum. Bright students with small class sizes make St. Stephens Lutheran a wonderful place to teach and to learn!
- Posted by Teacher, 09/30/14

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