Immanuel Lutheran School has been committed to providing a Christ-centered, broadly based education to children for over 175 years.
It supports an accredited school serving a culturally diverse population of children from age 2 through grade 8.
The eight-acre campus is located in Olivette which is central to families living and working in the greater St. Louis area.
The east building is the early learning environment for preschoolers who are as young as 2 through students in the 2nd grade. The west building is home to our 3rd grade through middle school classes.
Students at Immanuel Lutheran School are treated with respect and dignity in a Christ-centered atmosphere.
The teachers, principal, and staff work to build rapport with the students and their families.
Learning or behavior difficulties are approached with an attitude of love, forgiveness, and helpfulness.
Immanuel is a feeder school for Lutheran High School North. The high school and its elementary schools work together to accommodate the progressive needs of students.
Those students who graduate from Immanuel Lutheran School have received a well-rounded Christian education.
Students are prepared for high school level academic work as well as extra-curricular participation as interest allows.
A high percentage of graduates continue their education at colleges and universities.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 148 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,570
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Immanuel Lutheran School - Olivette ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1844
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost Notes
Weekly Summer Camps Available $90 - $180/week
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
148 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Immanuel Lutheran School - Olivette Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
46%
Average Class Size
14 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Standard Dress Guidelines)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
K - 8th Grade - $6,570 PS/PK - $7,710 five days/week (2 & 3 day options avail) Jr PS (2 Yr Olds) - $9020 five days/week (2 & 3 day options avail)
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$500
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Dorothy Glenn

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Academic Team (5th-8th), Chess Club, National Junior Honor Society (7th/8th), Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Cherub Choir (PS-2nd), Jr Choir (3rd/4th), Spring Musical, Voices of the Spirit Choir (5th-8th)

School Notes

  • Immanuel Lutheran School has been committed to providing a Christ-centered, broadly based education to children for over 175 years. Immanuel is an accredited school serving a culturally diverse population of children from age two through grade eight. The church and school are located on eight acres of land. Facilities include two school buildings, a gymnasium, playgrounds, and softball and soccer fields. Students at Immanuel Lutheran School are treated with respect and dignity in a Christ-centered atmosphere. The teachers, principal, and staff work to build rapport with the students and their families. Learning or behavior difficulties are approached with an attitude of love, forgiveness, and helpfulness.
  • Immanuel is a feeder school for Lutheran High School North. The high school and its elementary schools work together to accommodate the progressive needs of students. Those students who graduate from Immanuel Lutheran School have received a well-rounded Christian education. They are prepared for high school level academic work as well as extra-curricular participation as interest allows. A high percentage of graduates continue their education at colleges and universities.
Profile last updated: 05/06/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 148 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,570
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Saint Louis, MO is $15,050 for elementary schools and $16,530 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Saint Louis, MO is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
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