St Johns Lutheran School

Tel: (217)394-2422
Grades: PK-8 | 97 students
At St. John's Lutheran School, in Buckley, Illinois, believe that each child is a child of GOD; created by the Father, redeemed by the Son, and sanctified by the Holy Spirit.
Therefore, empowered by the congregation and supported by the children's parents, we teach using integrated developmentally appropriate methods and practices.
Our goal is to fulfill each child's potential by teaching excellence in character, education, and leadership throughout the curriculum using sound Lutheran doctrinal principles based upon scriptural truth.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Evangelical Lutheran Education Association (ELEA)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 97 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St Johns Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $1,985
Tuition Notes Discounts for second child...Tuition assistance is available.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Christ Lutheran High School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Preparatory Academy (7.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Malachy School (20.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buckley
    Christ Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 9-12 | 15 students
    4.7 miles
    Po Box 8
    Buckley, IL 60918
  • Roberts
    Grades: 6-12 | 16 students
    7.8 miles
    Po Box 96
    Roberts, IL 60962
  • Onarga
    Grand Prairie School
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 66 students
    8.1 miles
    110 N Locust St
    Onarga, IL 60955
  • Milford
    St. Pauls Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-9 | 118 students
    10.9 miles
    108 W Woodworth Rd
    Milford, IL 60953
  • Milford
    Parklawn School Activity Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 15 students
    17.9 miles
    10833 So Laporte
    Milford, IL 60953

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