First Lutheran School

1207 Broadway St,
Knoxville, TN, 37917-0379
     Tel: (865)524-0308
Grades: PK - 8 | 79 students
First Lutheran School is committed to a total program of Christian Education.
FLS offers Christian education from Early Childhood Education through the Eighth grade.
Believing all children are created by God, First Lutheran School together with family and church educates children's spirits, minds, and bodies in a Christ-centered environment, preparing them for Christian service and eternal life.
Our goal for Christian education is to equip our students both spiritually and physicallly and nurture them in Christian love as they grow in knowledge, attitudes, and skills so that we may enable our students to reach their full potential as Christian individuals and responsible citizens.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 79 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade First Lutheran School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants, polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please visit our website for complete tuition information.
% on Financial Aid 50%
Admissions Director Barbara Steele

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama Club, Animal Club Drama Club,  Animal Club, 

School Notes:

  • Academica's have always been at the top of our educational priority list at First Lutheran School. Though we follow Tennessee's Guidelines for Education and Core Knowledge, we strive to take your child well beyond state standards and our track record consistently has demonstrated success in doing so. It is our conviction is that no education is complete without the teachings of Jesus Christ. We see His teaching as the 'crown jewel' of an outstanding education. Learning of Jesus wisdom and love will make your child well prepared for the world, feel safer and more secure no matter what adversities may come. The earlier children learn of His truth and mercy, the more confident they are as they grow in academics, athletics, and the arts even into high school, college, and beyond. With Christ's teachings and our experienced and caring faculty and staff, our school is ready to prepare your child for tomorrow. We invite you to enroll today and learn how this is most certainly true. Our Mission We believe that all children are created and loved by God. First Lutheran School together with family and church educates children's spirits, minds, and bodies in a Christ-centered environment, preparing them for Christian service and eternal life. Our Objectives
  • To equip our students both spiritually and academically
  • To nurture them in Christian love as they grow in knowledge, attitudes, and skills
  • To enable our students to reach their full potential as Christian individuals and responsible citizens.

Profile last updated: 03/05/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Knoxville Baptist Christian (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garden Of Discovery Learning Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Knoxville Baptist Christian (1.3 miles away)
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