West Portal Lutheran School

200 Sloat Boulevard
San Francisco, CA 94132-0941
Tel: (415)665-6330
Grades: K-8 | 506 students
West Portal Lutheran School ministers to the spiritual and moral, educational and physical, relational and aesthetic needs of our students.
While keeping high academic standards, we seek to enable our students to excel to the best of their abilities in a caring Christian context.

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
Year Founded 1951

Student Body

Total Students 506 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade West Portal Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $6,507
Tuition Notes $6,507 is for grades 1-8. Kindergarten is$6,840.
Admissions Director Christy Wood


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Girl Scouts, Mandarin Class, Music - Handbells, Music - Orchestra, Music - Vocal, Music- Instrumental Art, Girl Scouts, Mandarin Class, Music - Vocal, Music - Handbells,
Music - Orchestra,
Music- Instrumental,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is San Francisco Waldorf High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeside Presbyterian Center For Children (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lakeside Presbyterian Center For Children (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Francisco
    Lakeside Presbyterian Center For Children
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 140 students
    0.2 miles
    201 Eucalyptus Dr
    San Francisco, CA 94132
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 152 students
    0.2 miles
    470 West Portal Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94127
  • San Francisco
    San Francisco City Academy
    Alternative School (Assembly of God)
    Grades: K-9 | 39 students
    0.3 miles
    Po Box 16217
    San Francisco, CA 94116
  • San Francisco
    St Stephen School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 322 students
    0.3 miles
    401 Eucalyptus Dr
    San Francisco, CA 94132
  • San Francisco
     St. Cecilia School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 618 students
    0.3 miles
    660 Vicente Street
    San Francisco, CA 94116

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