Prairie Lutheran Elementary School

Tel: (507)426-7755
Grades: PK - 8 | 94 students
Prairie Lutheran School is operated by the congregations of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod in the Fairfax/Gibbon/Winthrop area to assist parents in providing a Christ-centered education for their children to strengthen them in Christian faith and life.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 94 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(no offensive words on t-shirts, etc)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $1,440
Tuition Notes $720 for 2nd, 3rd child in family * $864 for K * PreK 3-year-olds $30 for one morning/week * PreK 4-year-olds $60 for 2 mornings/week
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Macord Johnson
Admissions Associate Randy Ristow


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports BasketballSoccerSoftballTrack and FieldVolleyballBasketballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 3 Math Counts 3 Math Counts, 

School Notes:

  • Above-mentioned tuition is charged only to non-members of our supporting congregations.  Book fees and lunch fees apply to all students.
  • Profile last updated: 01/22/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Mary Schools (10.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie Lutheran Schools (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Immanuel Lutheran School (8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fairfax Prairie Lutheran Schools
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Po Box 130
    Fairfax , MN , 55332
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    0  mi  |  93  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Gibbon Immanuel Lutheran School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Po Box 5, 1322 First Ave
    Gibbon , MN , 55335
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    8  mi  |  34  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Morgan St. Michael's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Po Box 459
    Morgan , MN , 56266
    (Roman Catholic)
    9.5  mi  |  47  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Sleepy Eye St. Mary's Catholic School K-12
    (Roman Catholic)
    104 Saint Marys St Nw
    Sleepy Eye , MN , 56085
    (Roman Catholic)
    10.5  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Sleepy Eye
    St. Mary Schools
    (Roman Catholic)
    104 Saint Marys Street Nw
    Sleepy Eye , MN , 56085
    (Roman Catholic)
    10.5  mi  |  471  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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