Zion Lutheran School

We believe in being Christ Centered, academically strong and respectfully operated in all that we do. We are a Lutheran school that serves families that have various types of religious backgrounds. We care deeply about building relationships and character development and we are committed to creating a positive, contagious atmosphere!.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1912

Student Body

Total Students144 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Zion Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,960
Tuition NotesStudent aid is available for eligible families.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJoshua Baumann

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
STEM Club

School Notes

  • We believe in being Christ Centered, academically strong and respectfully operated in all that we do.  We are a Lutheran school that serves families that have various types of religious backgrounds.  We care deeply about building relationships and character development and we are committed to creating a positive, contagious atmosphere!

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Zion Lutheran School is Mayer Lutheran High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Christ Community Lutheran School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mayer
    Mayer Lutheran High School
    Mayer Lutheran High School Photo - Many MLHS student, staff, and chaperones participate in a mission trip to Mexico each year.
    (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Grades: 9-12 | 170 students
    0.3 miles
    305 5th Street Northeast
    Mayer, MN 55360
    (952) 657-2251
    0.3 9-12
    170
  • Watertown
    Christ Community Lutheran School
    Christ Community Lutheran School Photo - Enjoying the day!
    (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-8 | 108 students
    3.2 miles
    512 County Road 10 SE
    Watertown, MN 55388
    (952) 955-1419
    3.2 PK-8
    108
  • Waconia
    St. Josephs School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 259 students
    5.7 miles
    41 E 1st St
    Waconia, MN 55387
    (952) 442-4500
    5.7 PK-8
    259
  • Waconia
    Trinity Waconia School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 238 students
    6.1 miles
    601 E 2nd St
    Waconia, MN 55387
    (952) 442-4165
    6.1 NS-8
    238
  • Young America
    St. John S Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 124 students
    7.2 miles
    27 1st St Nw
    Young America, MN 55397
    (952) 467-3461
    7.2 PK-8
    124

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