First Immanuel Lutheran School

  • First Immanuel Lutheran School exists to provide the children of our community with a Christ centered, quality education where our students learn to: Identify themselves as children of God; Respond to God`s forgiving love with lives of Christian faith, worship, service, love, and hope; Relate responsibly to God`s creation by acquiring knowledge and understanding and developing talents and skills for responsible living and serving.
  • Our Cedarburg campus serves over 375 students age 2 through grade 8.
  • We exceed State of Wisconsin educational guidelines and are nationally accredited.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences
Year Founded1853

Student Body

Total Students357 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeFirst Immanuel Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
41%
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(No uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition varies based on grade. Call Teresa Hajdu at 262-377-6610 for more information.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Admissions DirectorTeresa Hajdu

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Student Council

Club or Organization:
Lego League, MathCounts, Piecemakers Quilting

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Chapel Bells Handbell Choir, King's Players Recorder Troupe, Wildcat Music Ensemble

School Notes

  • What makes First Immanuel so special *  EVERY child in grades 1-8 has an iPad or Chrome Book to use;each Kindergarten and Early Childhood classroom has several iPads for student use
  • *  FILS offers 5 foreign language options to students in grades 3-8
  • *  We offer advanced math, including high school algebra and geometry
  • *  Grades 7 and 8 take a biennial trip to Washington DC
  • *  Our robust interscholastic athletic program starts in grade 3We have Smart Boards in every classroom
  • *  Our popular early childhood programs now start at age 2, includes a multi-age school day option  for students ages 3, 4 & 5 and several class offerings for students in our traditional preschool and pre-kindergarten
  • *  Our middle school is  fully departmentalized
  • *  We offer our full-day students Before School Care Class from 6 a.m.    7:30 a.m. and After School Care Class from 2:30 p.m.    6 p.m.
  • *  A Student grant program,  the FIL Studentship Award, is available for all who qualify
  • *  More than 45% of our students are non-members
  • *  Our graduates excel in high school - over the past three years 66% made honor roll in their respective high schools
  • *  First Immanuel School has experienced continuous growth over the past 5 years.  
  • *  Our students hear about Christ`s love and salvation every day!

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  • Mequon
    Trinity Lutheran Freistadt
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 144 students
    4.7 miles
    10729 W Freistadt Road
    Mequon, WI 53097
    (262)242-2045
    4.7 NS-8
    144
  • Brookfield
    Grades: PK-8 | 437 students
    15.8 miles
    18105 W Capitol Dr
    Brookfield, WI 53045
    (262)783-7565
    15.8 PK-8
    437
  • Grafton
    St. Paul Lutheran School
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    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 322 students
    2.6 miles
    701 Washington Street
    Grafton, WI 53024
    (262)377-4659
    2.6 PK-8
    322
  • Hubertus
    Grades: 1-8 | 119 students
    12.2 miles
    3733 Hubertus Rd
    Hubertus, WI 53033
    (262)628-1711
    12.2 1-8
    119
  • Lannon
    St Johns Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 126 students
    13.5 miles
    20813 W Forest View Dr
    Lannon, WI 53046
    (262)251-2940
    13.5 PK-8
    126

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