Messiah Lutheran School

Tel: (636)329-1096
Grades: K - 9 | 336 students
The mission of Messiah Lutheran School is living to know and share the love of Jesus Christ, while providing a quality education where children experience success! We advocate this mission daily by providing exceptional Christian teachers who are passionate about meeting the needs of their students, by providing a warm and caring environment that promotes learning and Christian living, and by achieving high quality learning resulting from effective instruction and relevant curriculum.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Year Founded 1996
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013

Student Body

Total Students 336 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Messiah Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,670
Admissions Director Rob Biesendorfer

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes:

  • Enrollment is approximately 350 students.
  • As Messiah Lutheran School continues to grow we maintain a low student to teacher ratio by adding new classes and teachers in each grade as number of students increase. The average student to teacher ratio at Messiah is 18:1.
  • Messiah Lutheran School first opened its doors in 1996. Its growth has exceeded all expectations and in 2007 a major expansion of the school was completed to accommodate the growing student body and deliver the best educational environment possible for our students.
  • Messiah Lutheran School is fully accredited through National Lutheran School Accreditation, North-Central Accreditation, and Missouri Non-Public School Accreditation. The accreditation team evaluating our school stated that Messiah’s strength is the loving Christian atmosphere, where classrooms are well-managed and faculty and students support one another.
  • Messiah Lutheran School annually administers the Stanford 9 Achievement Tests. The average score for Messiah students is at the 79th percentile, well above the average of 50% for schools nationwide.
  • Teachers at Messiah Lutheran School meet or exceed requirements that include Bachelors or Masters degrees in Education.
  • Messiah Lutheran School offers pre-school programs for children starting at age three. Our three-year old pre-school program is held half-days on Tuesday and Thursday. The four-year old pre-school classes meet half-days on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Messiah also offers full-day kindergarten classes, with an optional half-day program available for mornings.
  • Supervised care before or after school is available for a nominal fee. Parents should contact the school office to learn more about this program.
  • In addition to teaching Christian values and delivering a strong academic education, Messiah Lutheran School also strives to support the emotional, social and physical development of our students. A variety of extracurricular programs are available that include Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts (sponsored by the Church), school musical productions, and sports leagues for Soccer, Cross-Country, Track, Basketball, and Volleyball.
  • For more information, contact the school office at 636-329-1096 to request more information or to request a visit with our Principal and a tour of the school.
  • Profile last updated: 07/23/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Barat Academy (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Joseph School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Childrens Edu Care Center (4.3 miles away)
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  • Saint Charles
    St Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 962 students
    1.6 miles
    1351 Motherhead Rd
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636)441-0055
    1.6K-8
    962
  • O Fallon
    Wonder Years
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 50 students
    3.7 miles
    7104 Twin Chimneys Blvd
    O Fallon, MO 63368
    (636)978-3240
    3.7K
    50
  • Saint Charles
    Grades: K-5 | 96 students
    4 miles
    4075 S. Highway 94
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636)926-0042
    4K-5
    96
  • Saint Charles
    Sts Joachim & Ann School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 372 students
    4.2 miles
    4110 Mcclay Rd
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636)441-4835
    4.2K-9
    372
  • Saint Peters
    Childrens Edu Care Center
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 46 students
    4.3 miles
    100 Vantage Drive
    Saint Peters, MO 63376
    (636)278-3222
    4.3PK-K
    46

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