About Illinois Lutheran

Illinois Lutheran, a private, nationally accredited Christian school offers a rigorous Pre-K through 12th grade academic program founded on God’s Word. It serves students from the church and community, providing students a wide range of opportunities to grow spiritually, academically and socially while instructed by qualified, caring teachers. This prepares them for a successful college experience, life and eternity.

Call us today at 708.672.3262 to schedule your free Education Success Consultation. Come in and see for yourself the difference Illinois Lutheran can make in your child’s life.

Our Mission

Illinois Lutheran Schools provides a quality, Christian education to students of the Church and community and the world by nurturing and reaching souls for time and eternity.

Our Vision – Charger Vision 2028

Illinois Lutheran Schools empower young people to be bold, confident Christian leaders by encouraging each to identify and develop those unique gifts with which God has blessed them. Using a comprehensive curriculum, qualified, caring teachers nurture critical thinking skills enabling our graduates to become independent thinkers, positive role models, and effective servant leaders in their church and community. By emphasizing spiritual growth, academic excellence, and co-curricular activities, we develop strong Christian character and spiritual maturity that prepares today’s youth for tomorrow’s world and eternity.

Contact Us

Illinois Lutheran is located in Crete, Illinois. We serve families from the south suburbs and northwest Indiana. We are located on two campuses, just a few blocks apart.

Illinois Lutheran Elementary School

Duane Vance, Principal & Executive Director

3 Year Preschool – 6th Grade
448 Cass Street
Crete, IL 60417

Illinois Lutheran Junior High & High School

Joe Archer, Principal & Senior Administrator

7th Grade – 12th Grade
1610 Main Street
Crete, IL 60417