Salem Lutheran School

Salem offers classes for students entering PreK-3 through 8th grade.
We have an accelerated curriculum for all of our classrooms and we have a learning center for children with mild learning disabilities as well.
Our Reading curriculum is phonics-based, and our students begin learning to read in Kindergarten.
Spanish, Art, Physical Education, and Computer classes are offered for each grade in addition to the core subjects.
We are very proud of the educational program at Salem.
All of our classrooms Pk-3 through 5th are self-contained while 6th – 8th grades are departmentalized.
We also offer Honors Literature and Math classes for 7th and 8th Grades.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Enrollment: 277 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Salem Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-9

Student Body

Total Students
277 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
Salem Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
25 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes

  • Salem offers classes for students entering PreK-3 through 8th grade. We have an accelerated curriculum for all of our classrooms and we have a learning center for children with mild learning disabilities as well. Our Reading curriculum is phonics-based, and our students begin learning to read in Kindergarten. Spanish, Art, Physical Education, and Computer classes are offered for each grade in addition to the core subjects. We are very proud of the educational program at Salem. All of our classrooms Pk-3 through 5th are self-contained while 6th – 8th grades are departmentalized. We also offer Honors Literature and Math classes for 7th and 8th Grades.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Salem Lutheran School cost?
Salem Lutheran School's tuition is approximately $3,500 for private students.
What schools are Salem Lutheran School often compared to?
Salem Lutheran Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like St. Cletus Continuation School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Salem Lutheran School?
The acceptance rate of Salem Lutheran School is 80%, which is lower than the national average of 88%.
When is the application deadline for Salem Lutheran School?
The application deadline for Salem Lutheran School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Enrollment: 277 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Jefferson Parish, LA is $6,824 for elementary schools and $9,002 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Jefferson Parish, LA is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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