Good Shepherd Lutheran School

3201 Court St
Pekin, IL 61554-0615
Tel: (309)347-2020
Grades: PK-8 | 207 students
At Good Shepherd, you will see a structured program from preschool through eighth grade emphasizing high academic standards and enrichment and extra-curricular activities.
Witness the daily study and integration of God’s Word and the daily loving and caring interaction of students, staff, and families.
We believe that young children should have the opportunity to learn more about their Savior, Jesus Christ and learn and practice basic Christian truths of love, care, and forgiveness with one another, we also see the importance of providing an environment where the child can grow physically, mentally, and socially.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 207 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Good Shepherd Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,095
Tuition Notes Tuition breaks are given for multi-student families.


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringTrack and Field,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is New Hope Christian Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Joseph Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Joseph Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pekin
    Grades: PK-8 | 294 students
    0.4 miles
    300 S 6th St
    Pekin, IL 61554
  • Pekin
    Grades: 7-12 | 12 students
    1.3 miles
    700 S Capitol Street
    Pekin, IL 61554
  • Pekin
    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
    1.3 miles
    246 Derby St
    Pekin, IL 61554
  • Creve Coeur
    Grades: PK-3 | 19 students
    5.6 miles
    210 N Thorncrest Ave
    Creve Coeur, IL 61610
  • East Peoria
    Grades: 6-11 | 9 students
    5.6 miles
    Po Box 2070
    East Peoria, IL 61611

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