Calvary Lutheran School

6111 Shelby Street,
Indianapolis, IN, 46227-0462
Tel: (317)783-2305
Grades: PK - 8 | 281 students
Calvary Lutheran School offers a high quality, Christ-centered education for children aged 3 years old through 8th Grade.
We are nestled in a quiet residential community and are easily accessible from Center Grove, Perry, and Franklin Townships.
We are State Accredited and we are a "School of Choice" in Indiana.
We welcome you to call or visit us for more information or a tour!

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Resource Teacher on staff
Year Founded 1950

Student Body

Total Students 281 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 12%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Variety of school shirts, khaki pants, skirts, and shorts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please call for tuition plans. Calvary is an Indiana School of Choice and accepts Choice Vouchers.
% on Financial Aid 8%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Deidre Barnett

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports BasketballCheeringCross CountryFootballSoccer
Track and FieldVolleyball
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Class, Boy Scouts, Cup Stacking, Girl Scouts, Science Club, W.A.M. Art Class, Boy Scouts, Cup Stacking, Girl Scouts, Science Club, W.A.M., 

School Notes:

  • Calvary Lutheran School provides a Christ-centered education program for Pre-School through 8th grade. God's love provides Calvary Lutheran School with a Christ-centered environment where parents, children, and teachers together foster academic excellence, integrity, and compassion in students as they develop to their fullest potential.  We have much to offer our students and families including:

    Excellent Academic Opportunities (our ISTEP tests are consistently higher than most Public and Private Schools)

    Full Library/Media Center

    Athletics for 5th - 8th Grades

    Variety of Extracurricular Activities

    And much more!

  • Profile last updated: 08/14/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Roncalli High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Mark Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Mark Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
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