Lutheran High & Jr High School

3411 N Alpine Road
Rockford, IL 61114-0611
Tel: (815)877-9551
Grades: PK-12 | 811 students
Rockford Lutheran is the school where students of all faiths, ethnicities and national origin can find academic challenge and perform to their potential.
It's also where they can explore their God given talents with a broad range of athletics and extracurricular activities.
Rockford Lutheran offers: • six year study in French, German, Mandarin, Russian, and Spanish – with Spanish offered in PreK through high school • Music, Art and Drama from grade PreK through high school • more than 70% of Junior and Senior High students participate in extracurricular activities • computer courses from grade school through high school • Athletics Grades 5 and 6 compete in Rock Valley Lutheran Athletic Conference Junior High compete in Northern Conference Senior High compete in Big Northern Conference

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Evangelical Lutheran Education Association (ELEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 811 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Lutheran High & Jr High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Physics II, AP Statisitcs, AP U.S. History, Bio 110: Principles of Biology (Dual Credit), Chem 115: General Chemistry (Dual Credit), Phy 110: Principles of Physics (Dual Credit), Span 102: Beginning Spanish II (Dual Credit),
Average SAT score 1785
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress policy in effect)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please contact the school for current tuition rates and tuition assistance at 815-877-9551, ext. 158.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,100
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Julie Behmer
Admissions Associate Pamela Kellen


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes:

  • Rockford Lutheran is the provider of an exceptional college prepatory education in a safe, Christian environment. Open to all faiths, Rockford Lutheran School prepares students to become the leaders of tomorrow. From preschool to 12th grade Rockford Lutheran offers an accelerated honors program with exceptional athletic and award winning fine art programs including drama, choir, band and orchestra.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is North Love Christian (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Allegro Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Northridge KinderCare (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockford
    Northridge KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.6 miles
    3890 Northridge Dr.
    Rockford, IL 61114
  • Rockford
    Allegro Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 106 students
    0.7 miles
    6413 Forest Hills Road
    Rockford, IL 61114
  • Rockford
    Grades: PK-12 | 174 students
    1 miles
    5301 E Riverside Blvd
    Rockford, IL 61114
  • Rockford
    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
    1.5 miles
    4700 Augustana Drive
    Rockford, IL 61107
  • Loves Park
    St Bridget School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 440 students
    1.5 miles
    604 Clifford Ave
    Loves Park, IL 61111

School Reviews

I have two boys attending Rockford Lutheran Academy and I am very pleased with the education they are receiving. The teachers are wonderful to them and they are both challenged academically. There is homework almost every night but overall we are very happy with the school and can comfortably recommend it to anyone. Well worth the money.
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15
I havea daughter in 7th grade. My husband and I are very pleased with the school and also the other children and parents. This school reminds me of the type of school I attended 30 years ago. It is a safe environment where inappropriate behavior is not tolerated.
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15

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