Fun in our beautiful new full-size gym with equipment won after LWA placed first in Missouri and second nationally in the NFL's 'Fuel Up to Play 60' program
The chapel windows at LWA. We start every week at LWA off with an all-school chapel service - open to parents as well - on Monday mornings at 8:30 a.m.
- Living Water Academy (LWA) partners with parents to nuture children with Christ-like character who are spiritually, intellectually, physically and emotionally ready to impact the world for Jesus Christ.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Learning differences, Down Syndrome, ADHD|
|Total Students||149 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 19%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||11 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(School colors - polos and pants/skirts)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$5,760|
|Admissions Director||Tom Keller|
|Total Sports Offered||3 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cheering, VolleyballBasketball, Cheering,
- LWA's Christ-centered curriculum takes His love beyond the chapel and into the classroom, incorporating Christ's love and learnings into every subject. LWA's curriculum includes proven learning programs A Beka, Saxon and Bob Jones that provide an intellectually and spiritually stimulating education preparing students for high school and beyond. LWA strongly believes in learning beyond the classroom and offers a variety of classes at every grade level and in preschool to stretch the body as well as the mind, including: physical education, art, drama, music, computers, musical theater and Spanish. Additionally, LWA's library, computer lab, and learning center work together to support non-classroom development and address various learning challenges. LWA recently moved into a new $3 million building on the campus of West County Community Church that provides the finest in classrooms, a full-sized gymnasium with elevated walking track, and a 150-seat chapel to the existing campus set on nearly 30 acres in Wildwood. LWA encourages a sense of family among students, faculty and parents that provides nurturing emotional support during students' critical growth years. The common denominator in all LWA families is a genuine desire to see their children raised in a safe, loving environment, based upon the life and teachings of Jesus Christ. Tuition for 2- and 3-year old preschool ranges from $1,385 to $2,080 per year, 4/5 year old/Pre-K tuition ranges from $2,770 to $3,460 per year, and K-8 tuition is $5,760 per year
- School Location Miles Grades Students
ManchesterGrades: PK-8 | 426 students
555 Saint Joseph Ln
Manchester, MO 63021
EllisvilleGrades: PK-8 | 400 students
15668 Clayton Rd
Ellisville, MO 63011
We have 3 children here. Excellent academics, nurturing environment. Kis love school!
- Posted by Parent - loris
My son goes to preschool. His teacher is excellent. The curriculum is really preparing him for kindergarten. Best of all, he is making great friends and having a lot of fun learning in a loving Christian environment.
- Posted by Parent - 1Cart
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