St. John provides a spiritually nurturing environment where each child is both physically and emotionally safe and secure and is able to focus on academic growth. The atmosphere on campus is cheerful and the teachers have high expectations but are caring.
These are just some of the many reasons that St. John is a wonderful place for children to learn and grow.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 205 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,100
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1854

Student Body

Total Students
205 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. John Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool tuition is an additional $500 per year. Kindergarten is an additional $250 per year. Tuition may be paid in 10 monthly installments from August though May. Additional fees are required.
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Bethany Gonski

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Crazy Math, Service Committee, Young Men's Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

School Notes

  • Preschool students must be potty trained and turn three by September 30th.  Pre-k students must turn four by September 30th.  Kindergarten - 8th grade students must be tested for admission and placement.  The admission process also  includes a student interview.    
Profile last updated: 07/28/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 205 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,100
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in New Orleans, LA is $9,990 for elementary schools and $10,798 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Orleans, LA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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