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St. Matthew's Lutheran School (WELS) exists to assist the families of our congregation, the community of Iron Ridge, and surrounding communities by providing a high-quality Christ-centered education for training lifelong Disciples of Christ. Our aim is to equip every student with the Bible's answers providing them with everything they need to know to obtain God's gift of eternal life and to live as his servants and witnesses in our community and in our world.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 45 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,300
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Matthew's Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1916

Student Body

Total Students
45 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
St. Matthew's Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition is for any non-member family, regardless of religious affiliation. Members of the congregation pay $1,000. There is a tuition cap of $2600 for non-members and $2000 for members. There is a separate Education Fee of $250 per child which covers book fees, technology fees, etc.
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Mr. Kevin Lorge
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Deborah Foulkes

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Hand Bells, Junior Choir, School Musical
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Matthew's Lutheran School cost?

St. Matthew's Lutheran School's tuition is approximately $1,300 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of St. Matthew's Lutheran School?

The acceptance rate of St. Matthew's Lutheran School is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 94%.

What sports does St. Matthew's Lutheran School offer?

St. Matthew's Lutheran School offers 7 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball. St. Matthew's Lutheran School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for most sports offered.

When is the application deadline for St. Matthew's Lutheran School?

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

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 45 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,300
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Wisconsin is $4,007 for elementary schools and $8,287 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Wisconsin is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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