Lutheran Special School & Education Services

  • The mission of Lutheran Special School and Education Services is to act as an advocate and resource for students with special educational needs; to help them recognize and utilize their God-given potential through programs, classrooms and services for students, their families and teachers, and to bring them to the saving knowledge of their Lord and Savior.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Council of Bilingual Education
Council for Exceptional Children
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades 3-10
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLD, mild CD, ADHD, mild EBD
Year Founded1958

Student Body

Total Students64 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeLutheran Special School & Education Services Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,000
Admissions DirectorKaren
Admissions AssociateJenny

School Notes

  • LSSES provides faith based special education programs through Teacher Consultant services, Resource Rooms located in Milwaukee in Lutheran grade schools as well as self-contained classrooms for students in grades 3-10. Self-contained classrooms include the use of Art Therapy and counseling.  Classrooms focus on art-integration and movement with the use of a sensory room, motor lab, and art therapy studio.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: NS-12 | 413 students
    13.1 miles
    5375 N Green Bay Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414)228-7905
    13.1 NS-12
    413
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: K-8 | 26 students
    10 miles
    9900 W Capitol Dr
    Milwaukee, WI 53222
    (414)464-9220
    10 K-8
    26
  • Milwaukee
    Atonement Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 339 students
    11.5 miles
    4224 W Ruby Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414)871-1224
    11.5 K-8
    339
  • Milwaukee
    Fairview Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 67 students
    6.6 miles
    137 North 66th Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414)258-1534
    6.6 PK-8
    67
  • Milwaukee
    Garden Homes Lutheran School
    Garden Homes Lutheran School Photo - K3 students enjoy picture books as a first step in their reading development.
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 260 students
    11.7 miles
    2450 W Roosevelt Drive
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414)444-9050
    11.7 PK-8
    260

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