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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 (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 49 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,200
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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

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School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1916

Student Body

Total Students
49 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
10:1
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 $900. There is a tuition cap of $2400 for non-members and $1800 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.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Lego League

Arts and Music Programs:
Hand Bells, Junior Choir, School Musical
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 49 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,200
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Wisconsin is $3,998 for elementary schools and $8,370 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Wisconsin is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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