Martin Luther Academy

7112 N. Overland Drive,
Kansas City, MO, 64151
Tel: (816)734-1060
Martin Luther Academy offers a quality Christian education to families in Kansas City.
Smaller class sizes and a safe environment along with the consistency of kindergarten through grade 8 on one campus makes MLA a quality option.
A smaller school fosters consistency in all areas: academics, athletics, relationships, & spiritual growth.
There are more participation opportunities here compared to larger schools.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Individual student needs addressed and met within smaller class sizes
Year Founded 2003

Student Body

Total Students 91 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Martin Luther Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 9 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Solid docker style pants or knee lenth shorts with a sweater or collared shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,900
Tuition Notes Kindergarten - $4,200 Elementary - $4,900 See school website for any updated cost information
% on Financial Aid 5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Rick Schneider


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Choir, Musicals, National Junior Honor Society, Student Council Band, Choir, Musicals, National Junior Honor Society,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Pius X High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clay-Platte Montessori School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Clay-Platte Montessori School (1.6 miles away)
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  • Kansas City Clay-Platte Montessori School
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    5901 NW Waukomis Drive
    Kansas City , MO , 64151
    Montessori School
    1.6  mi  |  122  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Kansas City
    Christ Lutheran Pre-Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    6700 Nw 72nd St
    Kansas City , MO , 64151
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.9  mi  |  60  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Kansas City
    St Therese School
    (Roman Catholic)
    7277 N Highway 9
    Kansas City , MO , 64152
    (Roman Catholic)
    2  mi  |  634  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Kansas City
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    Special Program Emphasis
    7019 N Cherry St
    Kansas City , MO , 64118
    Special Program Emphasis
    2.6  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Kansas City
    St. Charles Borromeo School
    (Roman Catholic)
    804 NE Shady Lane Dr
    Kansas City , MO , 64118
    (Roman Catholic)
    3  mi  |  290  students  |  Gr.  NS-8

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The average private school tuition in Kansas City, MO is $5,683 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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