Pilgrim Lutheran School
5.00 (2 reviews)
Tel: (773) 477-4824
- Pilgrim Lutheran School is a Christ-centered school founded by Pilgrim Lutheran Church, which believes that each child is a unique gift of God.
- It is the purpose of Pilgrim Lutheran School to provide a strong faith based academic environment for each of its students that offers a safe place for their spirits and their minds to grow.
- Pilgrim combines a nurturing environment with progressive programs and high academic standards.
- The school uses a "whole child" approach, focusing on academic, spiritual, emotional, social, and physical development based on the total well being of the child.
- The curriculum is designed to maintain the highest academic standards.
- It assures that faith development is an integral part of the process of growth and enables students to successfully achieve a positive place for themselves in society.
- The school is fully accredited by the Evangelical Lutheran Education Association and has earned recognition by the Illinois State Board of Education.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Evangelical Lutheran Education Association (ELEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||162 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 32%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||9 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Clean, neat, presentable)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$5,500|
|Tuition Notes||Member and multiple child discounts available.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$850|
|Admissions Director||Beth Ruppe|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,|
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||8 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Art, Band, Chess Club, Choir, Dance, German Club, Guitar Classes, Science Club|
Nearby Private Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Chicago Grades: PK-8 | 242 students
2017 W Montrose Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 327-3144 0.2 PK-8
- Chicago Grades: 9-12 | 18 students
4219 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 537-3280 0.2 9-12
- Chicago Grades: PK-7 | 124 students
1713 W Cullom Ave
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 525-4358 0.3 PK-7
Pilgrim is a nurturing community devoted to educating every child. The small classes (one class of 18-20 per grade) allows for personalized attention. A rigorous academic program that never feels rigorous because of the supportive teachers.
- Posted by Parent - Brian
Pilgrim is an awesome school... from the small class sizes, to the rigorous academics, to the supportive community of parents... it has been a perfect atmosphere in the city for my kids
- Posted by Parent - ingle
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