Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran School

Jerusalem Lutheran School is a K-8 elementary and middle school program focused on providing a Christian education for a lifetime of learning.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod School Accreditation (WELSSA)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious AffiliationWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1908

Student Body

Total Students119 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
48%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio30:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,000
Tuition NotesBook Fee - $380 Registration Fee - $100 Monthly Tuition - $460 Scholarships Available We also carry F-1 status. I-20s can be issued for international students
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDuane Vance
Admissions AssociateEmily Buetow

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Forensics, Spring Plays

School Notes

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Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran School is Logos Christian Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Plato Academy Inc (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morton Grove
    Grades: PK-8 | 92 students
    0.2 miles
    733 Lee St Des Plaines, IL 60016
    Morton Grove, IL 60053
    (847) 768-7188
    0.2 PK-8
    92
  • Morton Grove
    Mcc Academy
    (Islamic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 612 students
    0.5 miles
    8601 Menard Ave
    Morton Grove, IL 60053
    (847) 470-8801
    0.5 PK-8
    612
  • Niles
    St. John Brebeuf School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 291 students
    1.3 miles
    8301 N Harlem Ave
    Niles, IL 60714
    (847) 966-3266
    1.3 PK-8
    291
  • Morton Grove
    Kids Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS | 22 students
    1.5 miles
    9233 Shermer Road
    Morton Grove, IL 60053
    (847) 966-9007
    1.5 NS
    22
  • Skokie
    Grades: NS-8 | 165 students
    1.6 miles
    8140 Niles Center Rd
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (847) 673-0918
    1.6 NS-8
    165

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