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St. John Lutheran school ministry will serve the Lord under Christ's Great Commission to make disciples, and with the Holy Spirit's power will prepare students for a lifetime of service.
We will do this by partnering with parents to develop each individual student as far as he/she can go with his/her God-Given gifts academically, socially and spiritually.
St. John Lutheran school offers all fundamental courses of study and incorporates individual instruction for gifted and challenged students whenever possible. St. John Lutheran school are among the most highly regarded private school systems in the country with standardized test scores exceeding that of the public school system and other private school programs.
Our teachers are all graduates of Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Colleges and work together as a team to administer our proven curriculum models.
The staff of St. John Lutheran regularly research the latest educational best practices and believe wholeheartedly in a philosophy of continuous improvement.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 98 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,150
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1973

Student Body

Total Students
98 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. John Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
common sense clothing

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Scholarship Information: www.stjohnslib.com
Admissions Director
Principal
Admissions Associate
Office Administrator

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

School Notes

  • St. John Lutheran school ministry will serve the Lord under Christ's Great Commission to make disciples, and with the Holy Spirit's power will prepare students for a lifetime of service. We will do this by partnering with parents to develop each individual student as far as he/she can go with his/her God-Given gifts academically, socially and spiritually. St. John Lutheran school offers all fundamental courses of study and incorporates individual instruction for gifted and challenged students whenever possible. St. John Lutheran school are among the most highly regarded private school systems in the country with standardized test scores exceeding that of the public school system and other private school programs. Our teachers are all graduates of Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Colleges and work together as a team to administer our proven curriculum models. The staff of St. John Lutheran regularly research the latest educational best practices and believe wholeheartedly in a philosophy of continuous improvement.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. John Lutheran School cost?

St. John Lutheran School's tuition is approximately $6,150 for private students.

What sports does St. John Lutheran School offer?

St. John Lutheran School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.

When is the application deadline for St. John Lutheran School?

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

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
Our son is in preschool at St. John, and we plan to send both him and our younger daughter through their grade school years. As young professionals, we value the high-quality, accredited education in a small classroom provided by St. John, and, as Christians, we value the Christ-centered, safe and caring environment in which that excellent education is taught. St. John combines both in a community-centered setting with great teachers who truly care about their students and love to invest in their intellectual education and spiritual foundation.
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5  
This school is like a big family. It is a throwback in terms of the hands on approach to learning but also advanced in what they learn. We are so thankful to have our children at St. John's.
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5  
I have two children who attend St. John's in Libertyville. St. John's is a true hidden gem. The academics are advanced compared to the highly rated public schools nearby. The parents are very involved, the principal and teachers go above and beyond because they care for the students. The tuition is very affordable as well. We love this school.
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5  
Positioned in a prime location in the heart of Libertyville, St. John Lutheran School is surrounded by top-rated, highly sought after public schools, but still stands out. Relocating with five school-aged children put finding the right schools at the top of our priority list. Libertyville public schools stood out among those in other northern-Chicago suburbs, but dull in comparison to what St. John has to offer. While surpassing the academic standards of public schools, St. John Lutheran School also offers low student-teacher ratio, individualized instruction which allows children to work at their own pace and unique level, and highly-educated, well-seasoned, kind and compassionate teachers. Despite the safeguards put in place to protect the safety and wellbeing of their students and staff, St. John offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere to all who enter. The principal and staff meet and greet students and parents both before and after class allowing constant, open communication. The students not only learn about various cultures and ethnicities through text book exploration, but through visiting with the child sitting to their right or left. They are given the opportunity to respect and appreciate their differences while discovering what makes them very much the same. The strong biblical foundation and Christ-like values instilled by the Pastor, Principal, teachers, and staff at St. John makes us all part of one family.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 98 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,150
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Lake County, IL is $10,272 for elementary schools and $22,567 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lake County, IL is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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