St. James Lutheran School

2101 N Fremont Street,
Chicago, IL, 60614-0606
Tel: (773)525-4990
Since its founding in 1857, St. James Lutheran School has been dedicated to enhancing the spiritual, intellectual, social and emotional growth of its students through Christian education.
Today, St. James provides both early childhood, elementary and middle school education, blending progressive teaching practices into a solid, grounded curriculum that includes religious instruction based on the Holy Bible.
At St. James, we maintain small class sizes to address the individual needs and abilities of every child, allowing students to progress at their own pace and develop close relationships with classmates and teachers.
Each classroom is staffed with qualified and caring professionals who help in the development of specific programs and materials for the students.
Through home visitations and family conferences, parents and teachers work together to best meet the child's needs.
St. James offers education from preschool through middle school grade 8.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 28%

Academics and Faculty

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,695
Tuition Notes $7695 is for full-day students. Please see website for tuition breakdown by program.
Admissions Director Kate Donovan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports BasketballCross CountryVolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Volleyball

School Notes:

  • Since its founding in 1857, St. James Lutheran School has been dedicated to enhancing the spiritual, intellectual, social and emotional growth of its students through Christian education. Today, St. James provides both early childhood, elementary and middle school education, blending progressive teaching practices into a solid, grounded curriculum that includes religious instruction based on the Holy Bible. At St. James, we maintain small class sizes to address the individual needs and abilities of every child, allowing students to progress at their own pace and develop close relationships with classmates and teachers. Each classroom is staffed with qualified and caring professionals who help in the development of specific programs and materials for the students. Through home visitations and family conferences, parents and teachers work together to best meet the child\'s needs. St. James offers education from preschool through middle school grade 8.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is French-american School Of Chicago (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Teresa Of Avila Campus (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Teresa Of Avila Campus (0.3 miles away)
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