St Johns Lutheran School

  • The mission of St. John's Lutheran School is to joyfully celebrate the good news of salvation through Jesus Christ.
  • We believe, we were born into this world sinful, but God, the Creator, through His mercy, sent His Son, Jesus Christ, to save us.
  • Our doctrine is based on the inerrant Word of God.
  • We use study materials developed by Martin Luther. We do not teach anything that cannot be substantiated in scripture itself.
  • Our facilities include a full gymnasium with locker rooms and showers, cafeteria, library and computer lab with Internet, science lab, loving, God-fearing teachers and staff, and the Spirit of the Lord within.
  • Our Daycare facility is within the same building for your convenience.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students157 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St Johns Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses1 course
Advanced Coursesalgebra 1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,150
Tuition Notes Tuition is adjusted based on church attendance. Multiple child discount is available.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDavid Wippich


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBadminton, Basketball, Field Hockey, Soccer, VolleyballBadmintonBasketball,
Field HockeySoccer,
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My childre went from C & D's to honor roll students at this wonderful school. They take exceptional interest in every student to help them succeed. I cannot say enough good things about St. Johns School!
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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $5,342 for elementary schools and $10,145 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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