West Portal Lutheran School

  • West Portal Lutheran School ministers to the spiritual and moral, educational and physical, relational and aesthetic needs of our students.
  • While keeping high academic standards, we seek to enable our students to excel to the best of their abilities in a caring Christian context.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1951
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students509 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
93%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade West Portal Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,507
Tuition Notes$6,507 is for grades 1-8. Kindergarten is$6,840.
Admissions DirectorChristy Wood

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art, Girl Scouts, Mandarin Class, Music - Handbells, Music - Orchestra, Music - Vocal, Music- Instrumental
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Francisco
    Sts Peter & Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 250 students
    5.7 miles
    660 Filbert St
    San Francisco, CA 94133
    (415)421-5219
    5.7 NS-8
    250
  • San Francisco
    Epiphany School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 435 students
    2.5 miles
    600 Italy Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415)337-4030
    2.5 K-8
    435
  • San Francisco
    Grades: NS-8 | 442 students
    2.1 miles
    1560 40th Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94122
    (415)731-4077
    2.1 NS-8
    442
  • San Francisco
    St Brendan School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 313 students
    1.2 miles
    940 Laguna Honda Blvd
    San Francisco, CA 94127
    (415)731-2665
    1.2 NS-8
    313
  • San Francisco
    Grades: K-8 | 248 students
    1.5 miles
    419 Hearst Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415)333-1800
    1.5 K-8
    248

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