The purpose of our school is to equip children to be responsible, productive adults in the 21st Century, who above all else, love Jesus. St. Peter`s Lutheran School is a nurturing environment where students learn among people who share your values and faith. St. Peter`s Lutheran School is a center of quality holistic learning, emphasizing the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Teachers have a special calling to provide moral, ethical, spiritual, and academic guidance to students. Small class sizes enable a high degree of one-on-one learning and deeper relationships between students and teachers.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 486 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,793
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded
1863

Student Body

Total Students
486 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
St. Peter's Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
21 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Appropriate clothing is required)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Financial Aid and State Vouchers are availalbe
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

School Notes

As an integral part of our teaching church, St. Peter`s Lutheran School offers children a wonderful opportunity to grow spiritually and academically- all in a nurturing and caring environment. 

  • Offering a quality CHRISTIAN EDUCATION program for 149 years
  • GRADES K-8
  • 400 STUDENTS (average class size of 21 students)
  • A fully ACCREDITED nonpublic school (National Lutheran School Accreditation, AdvancED, & Indiana Department of Education Accreditation)
  • "Highly Qualified" State-Certified TEACHERS
  • Comprehensive and challenging ACADEMIC programs
  • SERVICEOpportunities for ALL Students
  • HONOR`S PROGRAM for Grades 7-8
  • STUDENT GROWTH PLANS for ALL Students
  • RESOURCE program available (4 part time teachers- inclusion and pull-out)
  • COMPUTER technology instruction for all students (Digital Projectors, High Speed Internet, MOBI`s,  and Classroom Response Systems Available)
  • MUSIC, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, and ART programs for all grade levels
  • PRAISE BAND and CHOIR available for students in grades 6-8
  • Daily SCHOOL LUNCH
  • SPORTS programs (8th Grade Girls and Boys Basketball each have earned 2nd and 4th Place Finishes at the National Tournament over the Past Five Years.) 
  • ACADEMIC TEAMS (Spell Bowl, Math Bowl, Geography Bee, Lego Robotics)
  • TRANSPORTATION available through BCSC
  • Intentionally Teaching about JESUS every day
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 486 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,793
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $5,558 for elementary schools and $10,323 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Indiana is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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