Good Shepherd Lutheran School

  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 236
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  • Address
  • 1111 Van St
  • Elgin, IL 60123
  • Phone
  • (847) 741-7795

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School Description

Good Shepherd Lutheran School enrolls 236 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8. It is located in Elgin, IL, which is a highly populated city with a median household income of $52,605.

School Operational Details
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 176
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Religious Orientation
  • Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
School Associations
  • Other religious school association(s)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
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1 review for Good Shepherd Lutheran School

  • Reviewed by on September 05, 2006
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • When I was in school at Good Shepherd Lutheran, years ago--1965-1969 or so, I had wonderful teachers and the facility was great, with friends that helped make my childhood great. I will always thank God for the caring staff there and the families of the children I went to school with, who were very kind as we learned our grade school basics, starting and ending with our Lord Jesus Christ and His forgiving love.
    I encourage anyone thinking about Christian education, to look into Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and School to know Jesus and the abundant life He promises us as a free gift. The cost of Christian education cannot be compared to the richness of God's grace dispensed by Christian teachers and families. God bless you in your decisions for yourself and your family.
    A grateful convinced participant of Christian education,
    Pastor Paul Hauser

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 236
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 11.1
    Full-Time Teachers: 9
    Part-Time Teachers: 3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
  • Percent Minority Students: 5.5%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 73 (30.9%)
  • Females: 163 (69.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Good Shepherd Lutheran School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20.8%
Asian20.8%
Hispanic93.8%
White12954.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Good Shepherd Lutheran School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten9439.8%
Kindergarten187.6%
1st Grade135.5%
2nd Grade198.1%
3rd Grade145.9%
4th Grade198.1%
5th Grade166.8%
6th Grade135.5%
7th Grade145.9%
8th Grade166.8%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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