Zion Lutheran School

3840 216th Street
Matteson, IL 60443-0604
Tel: (708)747-7490
Grades: PK-8 | 50 students
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"Securing Each Child's Future" -Jeremiah 29:11

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1868

Student Body

Total Students 50 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Zion Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,250
Tuition Notes Registration Fee - $300 (graduated by date application received)
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mr. Douglas C. Rebeck
Admissions Associate Mrs. Gale Stroh


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Celebrate Singers Choir, Chamber Chimes (grade 4), Joyful Ringers Handbell Choir, Little Gospel Lights Primary Choir, Student Council, Yearbook Band, Yearbook, Celebrate Singers Choir,
Chamber Chimes (grade 4),
Joyful Ringers Handbell Choir,
Little Gospel Lights Primary Choir,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Admissions Process (takes approximately 1 week):
  • Sumit application with all necessary paperwork
  • Entrance exam grades 1-8;   interview PK/K
  • Application to the Board for approval
  • Parents contacted via phone and letter
  • Make an appointment for registration and payment of fees

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Marian Catholic High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mayo Development Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Childrens 2nd Language Academy (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Matteson
    Mayo Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 23 students
    0.5 miles
    Po Box 245
    Matteson, IL 60443
  • Matteson
    Grades: PK-K | 7 students
    0.7 miles
    Po Box 1284
    Matteson, IL 60443
  • Park Forest
    Grades: PK-K | 23 students
    1 miles
    Po Box 185
    Park Forest, IL 60466
  • Richton Park
    Immanuel Crossroads School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K | 20 students
    1.5 miles
    4800 Sauk Trl
    Richton Park, IL 60471
  • Chicago Heights
    Nazarene Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
    Grades: PK-K | 203 students
    2.4 miles
    699 8th St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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