Immanuel Lutheran School

1801 Russell Road,
Alexandria, VA, 22301-0223
Tel: (703)549-0155
Immanuel Lutheran School is a classical Christian school emphasizing rigorous study.
We expect academic excellence and seek to inculcate virtue and piety.
Students begin studying Latin by the third grade, and have advanced studies in mathematics, grammar, and writing beginning in Kindergarten.
Daily prayer in the classroom is observed by the entire school, with a weekly all-school chapel service.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1945

Student Body

Total Students 105 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,540
Tuition Notes Discounts for: Military, Multi-student, Church membership
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,800
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes:

    • The Christian Faith - Immanuel Lutheran School was established by a community of believers to spread the faith as taught by Holy Scripture to children uninitiated in the faith, and to strengthen the faith of believing children. The Word of God is a constant presence in the school; as a regular and daily feature of the life of the school, prayer, worship, and the proclamation of the Gospel will frame classroom instruction. The school considers the Church of the Unaltered Augsburg Confession to embody the purest expression of the Gospel, and the school always keeps its mission and curriculum consonant with the Church's confession of faith.
    • Academic Instruction - Immanuel Lutheran School's core curriculum provides for instruction in the liberal arts and sciences. This entails, but is not limited to, literature and English composition; foreign languages; world, Church and American history; arithmetic and pre-Algebra; music and fine arts; and the Earth sciences. Each student will be expected to develop an aptitude in these academic areas. The school will work with each student toward achieving mastery in all of these academic areas. One of the greatest treasures of the Lutheran heritage is its emphasis upon a rigorous parochial education; Immanuel Lutheran Church stands within that tradition and seeks to perpetuate it. Immanuel's parish school has always acknowledged both the intrinsic merit and usefulness of the liberal arts and sciences. The study of these subjects reveals the glory of God to the student, while enabling the student to glorify God through knowledge, wisdom, and worship.
    • Christian Character Formation - Immanuel Lutheran School believes that good deportment completes an education. To that end, Immanuel's teachers shall instill in their students an awareness of the duties of Christian citizenship, especially encouraging civility and mercy toward one's neighbor. In addition to requiring its teachers to lead by example, the School uses Scripture and literary works to shape the good moral habits of Immanuel's students.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Commonwealth Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alexandria Country Day School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Clement Episcopal School (1.2 miles away)
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  • Alexandria Alexandria Country Day School
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    Alexandria , VA , 22301
    (703)548-4804
    0.4  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Alexandria
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    Special Program Emphasis
    1321 Leslie Avenue
    Alexandria , VA , 22301
    (703)548-6912
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.7  mi  |  147  students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • Alexandria
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blessed Sacrament School & Early Childhood Center
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    1417 W Braddock Rd
    Alexandria , VA , 22302
    (703)998-4170
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    0.9  mi  |  345  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Alexandria
    Grace Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    3601 Russell Road
    Alexandria , VA , 22305
    (703)549-5067
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    1  mi  |  123  students  |  Gr.  NS-5
  • Alexandria
    St. Rita School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3801 Russell Rd
    Alexandria , VA , 22305
    (703)548-1888
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    1.1  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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