St Stephen Lutheran School

  • At St. Stephen, we teach God's pure Word every school day.
  • We not only prepare children for life in this world, we use God's means to prepare children for eternity! We aim to base everything on a clear understanding of the saving gospel.
  • Though all have sinned, God sent his only Son to save the world.
  • Our school is centered around the good news that we are saved by grace, through faith in Jesus Christ alone.
  • All teaching at St. Stephen is based on the Bible.
  • If science or current theories conflict with the Bible, the Bible is always correct.
  • Bible teaching is not merely an addition at our school, it permeates all instruction.
  • All teaching at St. Stephen is in accord with Luther's Small Catechism, which correctly summarizes Scripture.
  • We confess God's Word in unity with the Wisconsin Synod.
  • We offer a complete elementary education for children from kindergarten through eighth grade.
  • Our students receive personal care from well-qualified, divinely called wels educators.
  • Children learn all the essential subjects in the light of God's timeless Word.
  • Children who graduate from St. Stephen's can be sure that they have met the proper academic requirements to enter the next level of education.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1944

Student Body

Total Students40 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade St Stephen Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesThere is a tuition rate for those who are not members of our congregation. For those who are members they support the school through their church offerings.

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball
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    44.8 miles
    655 Wayne Avenue
    Defiance, OH 43512
    (419) 782-1751
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