St. John's Lutheran School of Pigeon, MI, also known as "the Berne School", is a PreK-8 Lutheran Elementary School.
Our school exists to proclaim the love of Christ to a dying world, to teach all classes under the light of God's Word, and to equip children to answer the challenges of the world.
We opened a daycare program in September 2015. we accept children from 6 weeks to school age care.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 34 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,200
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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St. John Ev. Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Michigan for:

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School History

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1885

Student Body

Total Students
34 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
St. John Ev. Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
8 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$1200 for 1 student, $1800 for 2 students from the same family, $2200 for three or more students from the same family
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes

  • Our school offers day care serving infants through school age as well as grades K to 8.  We also have before and after school care and a summer school age progtam.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 34 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,200
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Michigan is $6,330 for elementary schools and $11,368 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Michigan is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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