St. Johns Lutheran School

4500 Buena Vista Road
Bakersfield, CA 93311-0933
Tel: (661)664-8090
Grades: K-8 | 375 students
Raising the American and Christian flags to begin the day at St. John's Lutheran School.
Raising the American and Christian flags to begin the day at St. John's Lutheran School.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students 375 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St. Johns Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Polo shirt and Khaki or black pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,400
Tuition Notes Other fees include a registration fee, assessment fee, and a capital use fee.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Oral Language 4th-8th Grade, Student Council 4th-8th Grade, Student Worship Team - RISC - 7th-8th Grade Oral Language 4th-8th Grade,
Student Council 4th-8th Grade,
Student Worship Team - RISC - 7th-8th Grade,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Bakersfield Christian High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Life Christian School (4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New Life Christian School (4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bakersfield
    Grades: 9-12 | 462 students
    2.3 miles
    12775 Stockdale Hwy
    Bakersfield, CA 93314
  • Bakersfield
    Grades: PK-8 | 177 students
    4 miles
    4201 Stine Road
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
  • Bakersfield
    Grades: 1-12 | 19 students
    4.1 miles
    5051 Stine Rd
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
  • Bakersfield
    Grades: K-8 | 152 students
    4.2 miles
    2416 Dean Avenue
    Bakersfield, CA 93312
  • Bakersfield
    Valley Achievement Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 158 students
    4.6 miles
    1300 Stine Rd
    Bakersfield, CA 93309

School Reviews

This school offers the perfect combination of high academic standards and accountability to kids at a very young age while making it fun and not losing site that kids still need to be kids. The facilities including the children''s center are always clean and staffed with qualified good hearted individuals. I have a daughter finishing up the first grade and a baby boy in the child care center. Worth every penny and more to have the piece of mind that my kids are in good hands!
- Posted by Parent, 05/09/13

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