St. John's Lutheran School

1156 Walker Road
Dover, DE 19904-0199
Tel: (302)734-3767
Grades: PK-8 | 64 students
St. John's is a growing elementary school which offers Pre Kindergarten through Grade 8.
A part of the Lutheran School System, St. John's Lutheran School is a ministry of St. John's Lutheran Church and an extension of St. John's Early Learning Center (113 Lotus St. Dover).
The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod has traditionally placed a very high priority on Christian education.
Lutheran Schools, found throughout the United States and also worldwide, have always enjoyed a reputation for nurturing students and their families and for "Sharing the caring Christ." We, at St. John's Lutheran School, believe that each child is a very special and unique gift from God.
It is our purpose to provide the children with opportunities to grow and mature as Christian leaders while surrounding them with a caring, family-oriented, professional Christian staff.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 64 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade St. John's Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Coordinated dress: blue, white, red, & khaki)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,840
Tuition Notes This is the tuition for grades 1 - 8. Tuition for Kindergarten (all day) is $4640. Pre K tuition is $3500. Before and After Care fees are additional.
% on Financial Aid

School Notes:

  • St. John's Mission Statement Empowered by the Holy Spirit and directed by the mission of St. John's Lutheran Church, St. John's Lutheran School strives to enable students: • To grow in Christ in body, mind, and spirit • To succeed academically • To serve the church, the community, and the world.

Profile last updated: 08/24/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Capitol Baptist School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Little School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Little School (0.3 miles away)
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    The Little School
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    Grades: PK-KG | 31 students
    0.3 miles
    105 Mont Blanc Blvd
    Dover, DE 19904
  • Dover
    Grades: PK-6 | 41 students
    0.7 miles
    90 Saulsbury Road
    Dover, DE 19904
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    Early Childhood Lab School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 44 students
    1.7 miles
    1200 N Dupont Hwy EH 116
    Dover, DE 19901
  • Dover
    Grades: K-9 | 78 students
    1.7 miles
    Po Box 924
    Dover, DE 19903
  • Dover
    Wesley Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 116 students
    1.7 miles
    209 S State St
    Dover, DE 19901

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