Grace Lutheran School

  • Mission: Grow-Learn-Succeed We will equip students to: Grow as life-long digital learners in the love of Christ in wisdom and character Learn to be empowered students through excellence in education where communication and collaboration are incorporated daily Succeed as students who become servant leaders in their community locally and globally.
  • Purpose We exist to serve Jesus Christ, by developing the whole person to influence the world for Him.
  • Vision: Grace Lutheran School will be Southern Maryland`s premier school of Christian academic excellence, committed to creating disciples of Jesus Christ with a strong sense of mission and community as they GROW LEARN - SUCCEED.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
MSA-CESS Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationAfrican Methodist Episcopal
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1974

Student Body

Total Students258 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Grace Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size18 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Dress code/no uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,270
Tuition NotesListed Tuition if for middle school. Tuition varies per grade
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJen Armstrong


Total Sports Offered1 sport
SportsIntramural Sports OnlyIntramural Sports Only


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Accelerated Reader, American Girl Club, Art Club, Lego Club, LEGO Robotics Club, Tech Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Musical Productions

School Notes

Core Values and Beliefs At
Grace Lutheran School:

We believe that each child is:
  • A precious gift of God; Created in God`s image with extra-ordinary spiritual and academic potential;
  • Loved unconditionally;
  • Endowed with unique gifts and talents;
  •  Called to a life of service to God, to other people and to our world

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The average private school tuition in Maryland is $10,506 for elementary schools and $16,366 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maryland is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).