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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 94 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,850
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
2007
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
94 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Walther Lutheran Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
83%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(solid color clothes/no jeans or logos)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
St. John Church members have a reduced rate
% on Financial Aid
20%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 94 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,850
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Cook County, IL is $9,483 for elementary schools and $16,147 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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