Bethesda Lutheran School

6803 N Campbell
Chicago, IL 60645-0606
Tel: (773)743-0800
Grades: PK-8 | 80 students
Bethesda Lutheran School was established in 1952 as a Christian school with the main purpose of giving children a quality "Christ-centered" education.
The school initially served the children of the parish and then expanded over time to serve the needs of the community.
A curriculum of Bible stories, language arts, pre-reading and early mathematic concepts is followed.
Daily free play and large motor skills time.
A child must reach the age of three years before September l to be enrolled in the three-year-old preschool program, and must reach the age of four years before being enrolled in the four-year-old preschool program.
All children must be toilet-trained.
A curriculum of Bible stories, language arts, reading and mathematics is followed.
Daily lunch, free play and large motor skills time included.
As per state law, a child must reach the age of five years before September l to be enrolled in Kindergarten.
Academic testing may be required to aid in determining Kindergarten readiness.
The curriculum includes Christian religion and weekly worship, language arts, reading, mathematics, science, social studies, fine arts, music, physical education and Spanish.
Enrollment in grades 1-8 is contingent upon successful completion of the prior grade.
Academic testing may be required to aid in determining grade placement.
Parents will be asked to sign a written request for the transfer of all school records from the previous school, including the most recent report card and most recent achievement test results.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Bethesda Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Ida Crown Jewish Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abc Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Keshet (0.3 miles away)
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  • Chicago
    Abc Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K-1 | 13 students
    0.3 miles
    2714 W Pratt Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60645
  • Chicago
    Special Education School (Jewish)
    Grades: PK | 19 students
    0.3 miles
    2755 W Pratt Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60645
  • Chicago
    Grades: 9-12 | 278 students
    0.4 miles
    2828 W Pratt Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60645
  • Chicago
    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
    0.4 miles
    2756 W Morse Ave
    Chicago, IL 60645
  • Chicago
    Yeshiva Shearis Yisroel
    All-boys (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-8 | 158 students
    0.5 miles
    2620 W Touhy Ave
    Chicago, IL 60645

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