Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School

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The mission of Holy Cross is to communicate the love of God in Jesus Christ to our members, community, and world, as we bring people to their Savior through baptism, make disciples through education, and care for our members and community in acts of love.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 189 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1848
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
189 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
16 students
Number of AP Courses
1 course
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
No Formal Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
A discount is applied for members of Holy Cross Church
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$500
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
International Club

Arts and Music Programs:
After School Band, Chimes, Handbell Choir, Piano Instruction, Violin
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School cost?
Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School's tuition is approximately $4,000 for private students.
What schools are Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School often compared to?
Holy Cross Lutheran Church & Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Good Shepherd Lutheran School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School?
The acceptance rate of Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 90%.
What sports does Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School offer?
Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School's ranking?
Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School?
The application deadline for Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
With an excellent curriculum and caring supportive teachers, Holy Cross exceeded my expectations. I feel confident that the entire staff works to see every child reach their full potential.
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5  
As a retired Teacher, I am extremely pleased with the academics at Holy Cross. The teachers are wonderful, as well as very caring. The value offered is huge.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 189 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Madison County, IL is $3,851 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Madison County, IL is 97% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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