Grace Lutheran School

643 W 13th Avenue
Escondido, CA 92025-0920
     Tel: (760)747-3029
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 270 students
It is the mission of Grace Lutheran School to impact and influence future generations with the Christian principles of character, integrity and selfless service to God and others.  Grace Lutheran emphasizes a rigorous academic program in a differentiated learning environment.
Our multisensory approach to education meets the needs of a wide range of learning styles.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported If we feel we can meet the learners needs.
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 270 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Grace Lutheran School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki, navy bottoms, varied, colored collared shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,990
Tuition Notes Sibling and church member rates available
% on Financial Aid 15%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,600
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kara Warner
Admissions Associate Vanessa Lippman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Ceramics, Choir, Community Service, Drama, German Club, Golf, Homework Club, Mission Trips, Recorders, Science Club, Summer Programs, Youth Groups Band, Ceramics, Choir, Drama, German Club, Golf, Homework Club, Mission Trips, Recorders, Science Club, Youth Groups, Community Service,
Summer Programs,

School Notes:

  • WASC and NLSA Accredited
  • Middle School iPad one-to-one learning program
  • Science Lab
  • Kindergarten full and half day options
  • Middle School sports program
  • Hot Lunch prepared on campus daily
  • Excellent Tuition Rates
  • Before and after school care
  • Extracurricular opportunities - band, dance, choir, soccer, etc.

Profile last updated: 10/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North County Baptist Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Mary's School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lil Country Christian Preschool (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • EscondidoSt Mary's School
      (Roman Catholic)
    130 E 13th Ave
    EscondidoCA 92025
    (760)743-3431
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 254 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • EscondidoNorth County Baptist Academy
      (Christian)
    221 W 7th Avenue
    EscondidoCA 92025
    (760)489-1080
      (Christian)
    0.5 mi | 29 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • EscondidoLil Country Christian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1748 S Escondido Blvd
    EscondidoCA 92025
    (760)739-9179
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    0.5 mi | 71 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • EscondidoChristian L I F E Academy
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    613 W Valley Pkwy
    EscondidoCA 92025
    (760)741-7651
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    0.9 mi | 5 students | Gr. K                      
  • EscondidoEscondido KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    2415 South Centre City Parkway
    EscondidoCA 92025
    (760)745-2474
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.1 mi | 40 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

School Reviews

1 year ago
Absolutely the best school. Not only does Grace offer a great education and prepare students for their High School and College education, they also teach children to be responsible people in a very loving environment. Their staff is great. Communication is awesome.
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
My child attended GLS for 8 years and it was the best decision. When she began high school she was more than prepared for the academic demands and while we are not very religious, the important lessons of responsibility and morality were also instilled.
- Posted by Parent

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