Redeemer Lutheran School has been providing quality Christ-centered education to Pittsburgh's eastern suburbs since 1983. We offer programs for preschool through 12th grade. Our Oakmont campus houses the bulk of our preschool programs, while our Penn Hills campus is home to our K-12th grade classes. Over 13 different school districts are represented at Redeemer.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 276 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,000
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Redeemer Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1983
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
276 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Redeemer Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
17 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
collared shirts, khakis

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Additional cost for high school $1500
Summer Program Cost Notes
Summer camp offered K-7th grades
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director
Alison Jackson

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Junior National Honor Society, Mad Science, Mission Trips, National Honor Society, Robotics, Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Class, Band, Musical Instrument Instruction, Musical Theatre Production

School Notes

  • The mission of Redeemer Lutheran School is to provide a high-quality, Christ-centered, Prek-12 education, rooted in the Holy Scriptures, and in doing so proclaim the Gospel of Christ to all.
  • Redeemer seeks to teach children the Gospel of Jesus Christ in truth and purity according to the Holy Scriptures, which tells us to make disciples of all nations. 
  • Redeemer Lutheran School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally made available to students at the school.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of our educational policies, admissions policies, and other school administered programs.   
  • Redeemer is accredited by the MSA-CESS (msa-cess.org) and the NLSA (luthed.org/nlsa).
  • Redeemer will be the choice center of 21st century learning for Christian families.  Our students will graduate with the desire and ability to serve the Lord in any capacity, with honesty and integrity to the best of their ability.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Redeemer Lutheran School cost?

Redeemer Lutheran School's tuition is approximately $5,000 for private students.

What sports does Redeemer Lutheran School offer?

Redeemer Lutheran School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.

What is Redeemer Lutheran School's ranking?

Redeemer Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Redeemer Lutheran School?

The application deadline for Redeemer Lutheran School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 276 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,000
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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