Christ Community Lutheran School is called home by over 700 students ranging from age 6 weeks through 8th grade.
Our multi-campus setting inspires community with age-appropriate peers. Driven by our vision of transformed lives, CCLS is a community that holds Christian values at the heart of our everyday activities.
At CCLS, we consider ourselves partners in the effort to educate your children, nurture their faith, and equip them to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with others.
It is a mission that has lasting impact--long beyond this lifetime!.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 735 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,775
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Christ Community Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1973
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students
735 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Christ Community Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
25 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$4,775 is the association member rate for grades K-8. Preschool, half-day kindergarten, and community member rates for grades K-8 vary. For more information, please visit www.ccls-stlouis.org.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Leanna Butterfield

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Chess Club, Mad Science, Math Counts, Scouts

Club or Organization:
Academic Team, Coding Club, Destination ImagiNation, Elementary Basketball, Elementary Soccer, Esports Club, Homework Club, Robotics, Service Projects, Student Leadership, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Ceramics Club, Drama, Handbells

School Notes

  • Christ Community Lutheran School hosts four campuses for children ages 6 weeks-Grade 8:
  • Kirkwood Campus-110 West Woodbine Avenue, Kirkwood, MO 63122: Preschool (6 week-Young 5's) and Grades 5-8
  • Webster Campus-8749 Watson Road, Webster Groves, MO 63119: Preschool (Age 2-Young 5's)-Grade 4
  • Crestwood Campus-8646 New Sappington Road, Crestwood, MO 63126: Full Day Preschool (Age 2-Young 5's)
  • Glendale Campus-1365 North Sappington Road, Glendale, MO 63122: Preschool (Infants-Young 5's)
Source: Verified school update

School Reviews

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CCLS has been such a blessing to our family. My child has become a strong reader and is able to solve complex problems using skills taught by her teachers. The classroom technology is above what I have seen at other schools, and the teachers are amazing.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 735 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,775
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Saint Louis, MO is $15,085 for elementary schools and $16,950 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Saint Louis, MO is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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