St. Paul's Lutheran School

  • St. Paul's Lutheran School is a Delaware Stars for Early Success program with a star level 4 rating. We offer part & full day Pre-School and Pre-Kindergarten programs.
  • We have partnered with our neighboring schools, McVey Elementary, Newark Charter and Aspira School, to offer an after school program.
  • The mission of St. Paul's Lutheran School is to provide a quality education centered on the Gospel of Jesus Christ which, daily provides the experience of God's love and grace; helps nurture each child's faith; provides the opportunity for outreach to families; and honors and nurtures the child's self worth in a way that enables each to reach his or her ultimate potential.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationEvangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students52 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St. Paul's Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(play clothes recommended)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease inquire to receive tuition and fees.
% on Financial Aid
1%
Admissions DirectorStephanie Saienni

School Notes

  • The mission of St. Paul's Lutheran School is to provide a quality education centered on the Gospel of Jesus Christ which daily provides the experience of God's love and grace; helps nurture each child's faith; provides the opportunity for outreach to families; and honors and nurtures the child's self worth in a way that enables each to reach his or her ultimate potential.  St. Paul's Lutheran School is a Delaware Stars for Early Success program with a star level 4 rating.  We offer part & full day Pre-School and Pre-Kindergarten programs. Our Pre-School Curriculum is derived from The High Scope Curriculum, an individualized program to meet the needs of every child and based on accepted theories of child development.  All of our instructional programs include motor skills develoment, social relationship building, math and science awareness, language arts, creative arts expression, and music. 
  • We have partnered with our neighboring elementary schools, McVey Elementary, Newark Charter School and Aspria Academy to offer a recreational and educational after school program.  Extended care activities include arts and crafts, weekly projects, outdoor recreation, music and drama, and homework assistance.  A nutritious afternoon snacks are provided for all children enrolled in our program.  
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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I highly recommend this preschool to anyone looking to get the most out of learning in a fun environment for their child.
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I am so happy I found St. Paul's preschool for my son. The class sizes are small and the teachers are great! The school has great communications with families!!
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