St John Lutheran School

  • St. John's Lutheran School exists to help families pass their faith in the Lord Jesus to their children through a Christ-centered educational program and to help the children fully develop their God-given gifts.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1876

Student Body

Total Students162 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
42%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St John Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
34%
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(collard shirt and dark pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,720
Tuition NotesDiscounts available for: active Christian church membership, multiple students, referrals, etc..
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,400
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDaniel Friend

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • St John Lutheran School encourages Christian fellowship as one of the most powerful factors in building character. We want children to enjoy the feeling of "being a child" as they grow and achieve. We are proud of our students. As graduating 8th grade students leave St. John's, they regularly qualify for placement in Chicago's top academically-competitive high schools, such as Luther North, Northside College Prep, Lane Tech and Loyola Academy, to name a few.

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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GREAT teachers and high quality education. Christ is the center of St. John's education.
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When I toured the school 5 years ago, I had no idea how St. John's would become more than just a school for my kids, but my extended family.
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