Lutheran School Association

  • The LSA strive to bring an absolutely comprehensive growth experience to our students.
  • Our goals encompass our student's progress academically, of course, but also spiritually, socially, and intra-personally.
  • Our aim goes far beyond our students' school careers; we intend to bless their entire lives, their eternities, and the lives and eternities of their children and future generations after that.
  • Through this growth, they will be ready, willing, and able to impact the world.
  • Here at the LSA, our primary goal is that our students meet Jesus every day: in prayer, in study of God's Word, in class devotions and corporate worship experiences, and in the love of their teachers and classmates.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students417 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Lutheran School Association Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur
    Grades: PK-8 | 249 students
    1.7 miles
    3950 Lourdes Dr
    Decatur, IL 62526
    (217) 877-4408
    1.7 PK-8
  • Decatur
    St Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 155 students
    3.4 miles
    412 N Jackson St
    Decatur, IL 62523
    (217) 423-4351
    3.4 PK-8
  • Forsyth
    Grades: PK-12 | 184 students
    3.2 miles
    137 S. Grant St.
    Forsyth, IL 62535
    (217) 877-5636
    3.2 PK-12

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $6,260 for elementary schools and $12,282 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).