First Immanuel Lutheran School

W67N622 Evergreen Blvd
Cedarburg, WI 53012-0530
Tel: (262)377-6610
Grades: PK - 8 | 335 students
Our goal at First Immanuel is to provide Ozaukee and Washington County students and families with the best possible 21st Century Christian education − providing each child with academic excellence, a well-rounded extracurricular experience, and Christian character-building.
Our campus serves more than 330 students in its three schools: an early childhood center serving students age 3 through kindergarten, an elementary school serving children grades 1-5, and a fully departmentalized middle school serving grades 6-8.
We exceed State of Wisconsin educational guidelines and are nationally accredited.
First Immanuel is a leader in educational technology.
Every child in grades 1-8 has individual access to a computer device: Students in grades 1-3 have iPads, and grades 4-8 have laptops.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning differences
Year Founded 1853

Student Body

Total Students 335 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade First Immanuel Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 41%
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(No uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies based on grade. Call Gail Burnside at 262-377-6610 for more information.
% on Financial Aid 15%
Admissions Director Gail Burnside


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chapel Bells Handbell Choir, Desktop Publishing Club, Forensics, Jubilate Choir, King's Players Recorder Troupe, Knowledge Bowl, Lego League, MathCounts, Piecemakers Quilting, Student Council Band, Forensics, Jubilate Choir, Knowledge Bowl, Lego League, MathCounts, Chapel Bells Handbell Choir,
Desktop Publishing Club,
King's Players Recorder Troupe,
Piecemakers Quilting,
Student Council,

School Notes:

What makes First Immanuel so special?

  • Every child in Grades 1-3 has individual access to an iPad, and every student in grades 4-8 has a laptop to use for schoolwork
  • 22 foreign languages are offered to students in grades K-8
  • We offer advanced math, including high school level algebra and geometry
  • Our 7th and 8th graders take a biennial trip to Washington DC
  • Our robust interscholastic athletic program starts in grade 5 − basketball starts in grade 3!
  • Our early childhood program has a well-earned reputation and fills up very quickly
  • Smart Boards in every classroom
  • Separate half-day and full-day kindergarten programs
  • A fully departmentalized middle school
  • Extended care available 6 am - 6 pm
  • Financial aid available for those who qualify
  • 40% of our students are non-members
  • Our grads excel at area high schools
  • While other private and public schools are struggling, First Immanuel Lutheran School has grown more than 25% in the last 2 years.
  • Our students hear about Christ’s love and salvation every day!

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Francis Borgia School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Paul Lutheran School (2.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cedarburg
    Grades: K-9 | 363 students
    0.5 miles
    N43w6005 Hamilton Rd
    Cedarburg, WI 53012
  • Grafton
    St. Paul Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 273 students
    2.6 miles
    701 Washington Street
    Grafton, WI 53024
  • Grafton
    Grades: PK-8 | 192 students
    3 miles
    1619 Washington St.
    Grafton, WI 53024
  • Grafton
    Our Savior Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 80 students
    4.1 miles
    1332 Arrowhead Rd
    Grafton, WI 53024
  • Mequon
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 146 students
    4.7 miles
    10729 W Freistadt Road
    Mequon, WI 53097

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