Bethel Lutheran School offers a Christian Education for the whole child.
Students in the school find identity, purpose, and power for their lives by living in God's grace and in the knowledge of Jesus Christ as their Savior and Lord.
The education is well rounded and provides spiritual instruction, intellectual achievement, social interaction, emotional development, physical education, and aesthetic experiences.
We, as believers and disciples of Jesus Christ and members of His Body here at Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church and School, in response to His Commission to make disciples of all peoples and in awareness of our unique, collective gifts, clearly see the mission before us to worship to grow to serve.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 359 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

Bethel Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students
359 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Bethel Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bethel Lutheran School's ranking?

Bethel Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Bethel Lutheran School?

The application deadline for Bethel Lutheran School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

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I am so thankful my children have had the opportunity to attend Bethel. All four of my children have attended or are attending the school. I believe Bethel excels academically, but even more importantly instills Godly character in every part of their life. They receive a strong foundation Biblically, and enter into the High School very well prepared academically and confident on who they are. The teachers passionately invest in their students and likewise require a lot from the students. Bethel has definitely been worth the investment!
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 359 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $8,038 for elementary schools and $12,893 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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