Jerusalem Lutheran School

6218 Capulina Ave
Morton Grove, IL 60053-0600
Tel: (847)965-4750
Grades: PK-8 | 119 students
Jerusalem Lutheran School is a K-8 elementary and middle school program focused on providing a  Christian education for a lifetime of learning. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod School Accreditation (WELSSA)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1908

Student Body

Total Students 119 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Jerusalem Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,000
Tuition Notes Book Fee - $380 Registration Fee - $100 Monthly Tuition - $460 Scholarships Available We also carry F-1 status. I-20s can be issued for international students
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Duane Vance
Admissions Associate Emily Buetow


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Track and Field


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Forensics, Spring Plays Forensics, Spring Plays,

School Notes:

  • birth certificate, transfer records, etc.

Profile last updated: 09/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is New Hope Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcc Full Time School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mcc Full Time School (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morton Grove
    Grades: PK-8 | 386 students
    0.5 miles
    8601 Menard Ave
    Morton Grove, IL 60053
  • Niles
    New Hope Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 51 students
    1.3 miles
    6289 W Howard Street
    Niles, IL 60714
  • Niles
    St John Brebeuf School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 338 students
    1.3 miles
    8301 N Harlem Ave
    Niles, IL 60714
  • Des Plaines
    Joseph Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 125 students
    1.5 miles
    1101 Gregory St
    Des Plaines, IL 60016
  • Morton Grove
    Kids Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 22 students
    1.5 miles
    9233 Shermer Road
    Morton Grove, IL 60053

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
November 19, 2015
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
October 04, 2015
This A-Z list is designed to make you aware of the many things involved in choosing the right school for your child.
September 20, 2015
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Cook County, IL is $7,169 for elementary schools and $12,463 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).