Peace Lutheran School

  • Peace Lutheran School operates as a mission outreach of Peace Lutheran Church in Greencastle, Indiana.
  • The school began in the fall of 1984 as a Preschool.
  • In 1995 half day Kindergarten was added. In the fall of 2002 the Primary School was begun with First Grade.
  • The following year Kindergarten became a full day program. One grade per year has been added through Sixth Grade.
  • We praise God for the opportunity to work with each family to provide Quality Christian Education for their children.
  • Our school is part of a world wide network of schools operated by our denomination.
  • The congregations of the Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod operate the second largest private school system in the United States.
  • We offer Quality Christian Education. Our solid academics meet and exceed state goals.
  • We place a high value on caring teachers, small class sizes and a Christ centered atmosphere.
  • We have high expectations of both staff and students. We have high expectations for parents to be our partners in the educational process.
  • Our schools are a safe place, teaching good moral values.
  • Children see adults modeling a Christian life style in a loving, caring atmosphere all day long.
  • Peace Lutheran School exists as a mission of Peace Lutheran Church to educate each child in a Christ centered environment for a life of service to God and man and preparation for eternity.
  • Economic changes resulted in the suspension of grades K-6. However, we have added full-time child care for infants through Pre K.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences
Year Founded1984

Student Body

Total Students56 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 19%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
12%
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Neat, clean, in good repair and good taste)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,280
Tuition Notes Tuition varies according to age of child and days enrolled. This amount reflects an average of our full-time rate based on a full year of attendance. Discounts apply for employees, more than one child enrolled, and paying in full by Aug. 1.
% on Financial Aid
1%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Admissions DirectorCynthia Pienta
Admissions AssociateCynthia Pienta

School Notes

  • Peace Lutheran School operates as a mission outreach of Peace Lutheran Church in Greencastle, Indiana. The school began in the fall of 1984 as a Preschool. In 1995 half day Kindergarten was added. In the fall of 2002 the Primary School was begun with First Grade. The following year Kindergarten became a full day program. One grade per year has been added through Sixth Grade. We praise God for the opportunity to work with each family to provide Quality Christian Education for their children. Our school is part of a world wide network of schools operated by our denomination. The congregations of the Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod operate the second largest private school system in the United States. We offer Quality Christian Education. Our solid academics meet and exceed state goals. We place a high value on caring teachers, small class sizes and a Christ centered atmosphere. We have high expectations of both staff and students. We have high expectations for parents to be our partners in the educational process. Our schools are a safe place teaching good moral values.Children see adults modeling a Christian life style in a loving, caring atmosphere all day long. Peace Lutheran School exists as a mission of Peace Lutheran Church to educate each child in a Christ centered environment for a life of service to God and man and preparation for eternity. Economic changes resulted in the suspension of grades K-6.  However, we have added full-time child care for infants through Pre K.

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