Zion Lutheran School

1405 E Fallbrook St
Fallbrook, CA 92028-0920
Tel: (760)723-3500
Grades: NS-8 | 123 students
Founded in 1984, Zion Lutheran School is a private, Christian school located in the beautiful town of Fallbrook, California.
Zion offers strong academics in a positive supportive learning environment.
Our students develop good communication, problem solving, critical thinking, and collaborative skills enabling them to lead their generation into the future.
Our small class sizes allow for individualized attention and allow our teachers to develop a full understanding of each child and what interests and motivates them.
Along with our core subject classes we offer several enrichment classes such as music, art, technology, physical education, foreign language, and library.
 We are a fully accredited school through both WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) and NLSA (National Lutheran Schools Association).
 We encourage you to come visit our campus and really get to the "heart" of our school and become part of our growing family.

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 Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 123 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Zion Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniforms via www.TrueGrits.com)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please visit our website for the current tuition fees. We offer a military, church member, pre-payment, and sibling discount. A limited amount of financial aid is available to those that qualify.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Admissions Director Principal - Jim Clinkscales
Admissions Associate Suzanne Sacher-Longhurst


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Student Council, Youth Groups Youth Groups, Student Council,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Alpha & Omega Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fallbrook
    Grades: NS-8 | 150 students
    0.2 miles
    450 S. Stagecoach Lane
    Fallbrook, CA 92028
  • Fallbrook
    St Stephen Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 74 students
    0.8 miles
    1636 E Mission Rd
    Fallbrook, CA 92028
  • Fallbrook
    A Creative Beginning
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 66 students
    1 miles
    409 E Fallbrook St
    Fallbrook, CA 92028
  • Fallbrook
    Grades: K-12 | 26 students
    1.3 miles
    135 E Ivy St
    Fallbrook, CA 92028
  • Fallbrook
    Grades: PK-3 | 24 students
    1.5 miles
    203 Laurine Lane
    Fallbrook, CA 92028

School Reviews

We have loved Zion Lutheran School for 14 continuous years. More importantly, our kids have loved Zion and all it has to offer. My daughter is currently enrolled and is not a member of the Church. She has thrived academically and spiritually in this safe Christian environment with teachers that she absolutely loves. Every teacher has been incredible. They have the expertise and experience to teach at the highest level. My child will leave here well prepared for high school. The size of the school is smaller than years past due to the economy but I like it that way. I would be selfish though if I didn''t share and encourage others to come see for themselves. Words just cannot express how much we love and believe in this school.
- Posted by Parent, 03/19/15
i have a daughter I am interested in placing in your school. I would need to know the cost, if scholarships are available and if you have any current openings My telephone number is: 760-533-3953. Thank you, Connie Speidel
- Posted by Parent, 10/06/12

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