St. Stephen Lutheran School

2806 Newkirk Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226-0112
Tel: (718)469-9575
Grades: PK-8 | 119 students
St. Stephen’s Lutheran School was founded in 1967 with the goal of providing top quality academic education in the context of Christian faith and learning.
In the first years, the school was housed in the parish house.
As the school grew in size year by year, it become obvious that more space was necessary.
The church soon acquired the property on the north side of Newkirk Avenue across the street from the church.
Here the school buildings were constructed where they still stand today.
St. Stephen’s Lutheran School is a neighborhood school in the heart of Flatbush, NY. Our student body and our faculty make up a melting pot representing many nations and cultures.
We are a small school, with small classes, which affords us the opportunity to offer each student individualized care and attention.
Through the years, St. Stephen’s has stood for outstanding academic education and Christian faith formation in the Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn.
Our alumni have gone on to great high schools and colleges and made outstanding contributions to their communities and their chosen fields.
Today, St. Stephen’s serves children from pre-kindergarten to 8th grade.
Together we are seeking to carry St. Stephen’s tradition of academic excellence into the future.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 119 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Stephen Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Catherine Mc Auley High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Jerome School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Flatbush Ymca Preschool (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn
    St. Jerome School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 304 students
    0.1 miles
    465 E 29th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11226
    (718)462-0211
    0.1K-9
    304
  • Brooklyn
    Flatbush Ymca Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 93 students
    0.2 miles
    1401 Flatbush Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11210
    (718)469-8100
    0.2PK-K
    93
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: K-6 | 162 students
    0.3 miles
    2739 Bedford Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11210
    (718)421-9581
    0.3K-6
    162
  • Brooklyn
    Catherine Mc Auley High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 245 students
    0.4 miles
    710 East 37th Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718)462-7282
    0.49-12
    245
  • Brooklyn
    Midwood Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-K | 60 students
    0.4 miles
    2825 Bedford Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11210
    (718)253-3242
    0.4NS-K
    60

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