Grace Lutheran School

7300 Division Street,
River Forest, IL, 60305
Tel: (708)366-6900
Grades: NS - 8 | 232 students
Grace Lutheran School in River Forest, Illinois, provides a high-quality Christian education to children in preschool through eighth grade.
Our school prepares children for a life of Christian discipleship by helping them to grow in faith, knowledge and character. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Evangelical Lutheran Education Association (ELEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Other Lutheran
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 232 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports BasketballCross CountryTrack and FieldVolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes:

  • Education at Grace Lutheran School is  a shared effort between teachers, students, parents and the Grace Church congregation. We seek to educate the whole student--mind, body and spirit--and to develop in students a lifelong love of learning. We strive to provide an intellectually challenging environment that is responsive to the needs of all students. We believe that learning occurs in the classroom and beyond--on the playground and playing field, in worship, in song and in service. 

    These are our goals for Grace School students:
    Faith Formation. Students will develop a relationship with God that leads to ongoing spiritual growth and active involvement in the Christian community.
    Academic Excellence. Students will master a challenging and enriching curriculum that meets or exceeds established learning standards.
    Character Development: Students will develop the moral integrity and sense of responsibility that guide a life of service to God and that seek justice in God's creation. 

  • Profile last updated: 05/16/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Trinity High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Concordia Univ Early Childhood Education Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Giles School (0.9 miles away)
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  • River Forest Concordia Univ Early Childhood Education Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    7400 Augusta St
    River Forest , IL , 60305
    (708)209-3099
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.3  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • River Forest
    Trinity High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    7574 Division St
    River Forest , IL , 60305
    (708)771-8383
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  544  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • River Forest
    Keystone Montessori School
    Montessori School
    7415 North Ave
    River Forest , IL , 60305
    (708)366-1080
    Montessori School
    0.5  mi  |  205  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • River Forest
    St. Vincent Ferrer Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1515 Lathrop Ave
    River Forest , IL , 60305
    (708)771-5905
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  265  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Oak Park Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Giles School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1034 Linden Avenue
    Oak Park , IL , 60302
    (708)383-6279
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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