St. Peter Lutheran School

3461 Merle Ave
Modesto, CA 95355-0953
Tel: (209)551-4963
Grades: K-9 | 26 students
“Train up a child in the way he should go and when he is old he will not turn from it.” (Proverbs 22:6) St. Peter Lutheran School, an extension of St. Peter Lutheran Church, provides excellent education within a Christ centered worldview.
This high quality, Bible based education, meeting and exceeding California standards, assists parents and families in bringing up children in the training and instruction of the Lord to produce life-long learners who seek to glorify God.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-9
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 26 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St. Peter Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,100
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Admissions Director Matthew Heyn


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • Outstanding Testing Scores (See website for details)
  • Students are well prepared for high School
  • St. Peter has a family atmosphere No child gets left behind, or slowed down by lack of teacher attention

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Calvary Temple Christian School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calvary Temple Christian School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Orangeburg Christian School (3.2 miles away)
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  • Modesto
    Grades: K-12 | 224 students
    2.6 miles
    1601 Coffee Road
    Modesto, CA 95355
  • Modesto
    Sierra Vista Elementary
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-5 | 24 students
    2.7 miles
    1414 Scenic Dr
    Modesto, CA 95355
  • Empire
    Brighter Futures Therapeutic Learning Center
    Special Education School (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 4-7 | 3 students
    2.8 miles
    Po Box 1396
    Empire, CA 95319
  • Modesto
    Grades: PK-8 | 141 students
    3.2 miles
    313 E Orangeburg Ave
    Modesto, CA 95350
  • Modesto
    Grades: K-9 | 257 students
    3.8 miles
    501 W Granger Ave
    Modesto, CA 95350

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