Christ Lutheran Church & School
- Christ Lutheran is recognized for the quality of its educational program and its strong caring staff.
- Our goal is to help your child develop skills, knowledge, and values that will remain for life. Because of what God has done for us, we care about what children are taught.
- We want children to know how God, through His Word, helps us to see all subjects " all of life " as a response to His love for us.
- Therefore, we give special attention to positive, Christian, caring values which are modeled by teachers and reinforced by parents, and practiced by peers.
Christ Lutheran Church & School places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
- School History Oldest founding date
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)|
National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
|Religious Affiliation||Lutheran Church Missouri Synod|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost||$180|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Cost per week.|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||262 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||9 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||29:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||22 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Khaki or navy bottoms with branded uniform top )
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$8,000|
|Tuition Notes||707 per month. Discounts: Sibling, Military, CL Church Member. Financial Aid available.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$2,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Samantha Fulton|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, VolleyballBasketball, Cheering,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||5 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Arts and Music Programs:|
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball, Jr. Chargres Cheer, Soccer in partnership with Fellowhsip of Christian Athletes, Volleyball
- Christ Lutheran School is a private Christian school serving the South Bay community. Our school families represent over 30 Christian churches throughout the South Bay and Los Angeles. Our strong academics are taught from a biblical worldview. We realize more than ever that Christian families are looking for a solid Christian school and may need tuition assistance. We have a financial aid program available to those with a financial need. To learn more about our school, please contact our Admissions Director to set up a tour.
Profile last updated:
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5446 Crest Road
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
(310)377-2800 3.4 K-8
- Harbor City Grades: K-12 | 52 students
25500 S. Vermont Avenue
Harbor City, CA 90710
(310)534-0260 2.7 K-12
- Torrance Grades: K-8 | 169 students
4400 Del Amo Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503
(310)370-6215 6.9 K-8
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