Trinity Lutheran School

"Trinity Lutheran School is an accredited parochial school located in Danville, Illinois, offering one of the finest Christian educations available in the East Central Illinois and West Central Indiana area.
Founded on the belief that all children need and deserve a Christ-centered education, Trinity Lutheran School has been promoting a spiritually-orientated program since 1864.
Our school employs a staff of trained, experienced Christian teachers dedicated to the complete educational, social, physical and religious development of each child.
Our teachers work not only with students, but also with their parents to ensure a quality education is obtained by each child that enters our doors.
The mission of Trinity Lutheran School is to teach the Gospel of Jesus Christ while enabling students to be spiritually, intellectually, socially, and physically prepared for lifelong service to God and their fellow man.".

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,325
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Trinity Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Those that can be addressed with a resource room pull-out program.
Year Founded
1864

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 34%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
57%
Average Class Size
10 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Dress slack/skirt/jumper, polo shirts, school spirit shirts and hoodies, etc.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Registration fees vary according to grade level and new vs. returning students. There are discounts for multiple students from one family. We also offer financial aid for qualifying families.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Lisa Thompson

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Geography Bee, Scholastic Bowl Team, Spelling Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Chimes, Choir

School Notes

  • New students entering grades 1-8 will need to provide us with the last year's end of the year report. Students with special needs (IEP) will also need to provide a copy of the documentation to us for review. All new students must submit an application. More information is available in our school office.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Trinity Lutheran School cost?
Trinity Lutheran School's tuition is approximately $3,325 for private students.
What schools are Trinity Lutheran School often compared to?
Trinity Lutheran Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Danville Christian Academy, First Baptist Christian School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Trinity Lutheran School?
The acceptance rate of Trinity Lutheran School is 90%, which is lower than the national average of 91%.
What sports does Trinity Lutheran School offer?
Trinity Lutheran School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country and Volleyball.
What is Trinity Lutheran School's ranking?
Trinity Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Least expensive tuition and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Trinity Lutheran School?
The application deadline for Trinity Lutheran School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,325
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $8,368 for elementary schools and $13,352 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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