Walther Lutheran Academy

Tel: (708)366-2764
  • The Academy is owned and operated by Walther Lutheran High School Association of Melrose Park, IL. It is a Concordia University Partner School.
  • A dedicated faculty utilizes today's technologies to help students succeed.
  • Laptops enhance student learning. Extended Care is available on either side of the school day.
  • (6:30-8am, 3-6pm) We are concerned about the educational need of the whole child- academic, social, spiritual, emotional, and physical.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded2007

Student Body

Total Students94 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeWalther Lutheran Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(solid color clothes/no jeans or logos)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,850
Tuition NotesSt. John Church members have a reduced rate
% on Financial Aid


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

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