St Paul's Lutheran School

  • St. Paul's Lutheran School has been a leader in Christian elementary education for the last 120 years, and is considered one of the best kept secrets in Northwest Indiana.
  • Students are drawn from as far away as Chicago, Dyer, and East Chicago and graduate to such schools as Munster HS, Lake Central, Illiana CHS, Bishop Noll, Luther East HS, Marian CHS, Highland HS, etc.

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St Paul's Lutheran School places among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning differences
Year Founded1886

Student Body

Total Students220 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St Paul's Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(solid color pants, polos )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,300
Tuition NotesFinancial Aide is available and we are a Choice Scholarship school
% on Financial Aid
60%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDebbie Minyard
Endowment Size$3 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Show, Beginning Band, Choir, Concert Band, Girl Scouts, Handbell Choir, Junior High Youth Group, Peer Tutoring, Primary Choir, Recorders, Student Council

Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Code It, Toast Masters Jr.

Arts and Music Programs:
school musical

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run

School Notes

  • St. Paul's is a living Christian community of families in partnership with outstanding, caring faculty that provides an atmosphere of challenge and nurture for students academically, spiritually, physically, and socially.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lansing
    Grades: PK-8 | 262 students
    0.9 miles
    3660 Randolph Street
    Lansing, IL 60438
    (708) 474-1700
    0.9 PK-8
    262
  • Munster
    St. Thomas More School
    St. Thomas More School Photo - Students at St. Thomas More School grow academically, artistically, physically and spiritually in an environment of love and kindness.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 414 students
    0.4 miles
    8435 Calumet Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 836-9151
    0.4 NS-8
    414
  • East Chicago
    St Stanislaus School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 144 students
    5 miles
    4930 Indianapolis Blvd
    East Chicago, IN 46312
    (219) 398-1316
    5 K-8
    144
  • Gary
    Grades: K-7 | 109 students
    12.5 miles
    4700 E 7th Ave
    Gary, IN 46403
    (219) 938-9705
    12.5 K-7
    109
  • Gary
    Mizpah Sda School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: NS-9 | 23 students
    9.2 miles
    2350 Jefferson St
    Gary, IN 46407
    (215) 535-5995
    9.2 NS-9
    23

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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $5,303 for elementary schools and $10,145 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Indiana is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).