Immanuel Lutheran School has been serving the Wisconsin Rapids area since 1884. We are one of more than one thousand Lutheran Elementary Schools across the nation. We offer small class sizes with personal attention promoting confidence and achievement in all areas.

We value the development of the whole child and focus on the following areas of growth:

  • Spiritual growth
  • Cognitive growth
  • Social growth
  • Physical growth
  • Emotional growth

Our MISSION at Immanuel Lutheran School is to share the love of Jesus, grow in faith, and serve community.

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ILS- At A Glance

Type of School  

  • Private, Coeducational Lutheran School, interdenominational  


  • 4 year old Kindergarten - Eighth Grade
  • Cougar Kids before and after school care  

Religious Affiliation

  • Lutheran - Missouri Synod


  • 111 11th Street North - Wisconsin Rapids, WI


  • 1884


  • 207


  • 17 Full time teachers  
  • All of our teachers have at least a Bachelor's Degree in Education
  • Two of our teachers have Master's degrees
  • Our Reading Interventionists each have a 316 license and one also has a 317 - a reading specialist license
  • 2 Part time teachers
  • 5 Full time teacher aides, 3 Part time teacher aides


  • NLSA - National Lutheran School Accredited

Tuition Assistance

  • Wisconsin Parental School Choice
  • Special Needs Scholarship Program
  • Scholarships available
  • Scrip Program

Student to Teacher Ratio

  • 10:1 - Average classroom size is 20

Special Education Assistance

  • Special Education Teacher
  • Two Reading / Math Intervention Teachers - Licensed for K-12 Grade
  • Public Education Support Staff
  • Title One Reading Teacher
  • Speech/Language Teacher
  • IEP/Service Plans

National Testing and Screeners

  • Forward Exam - Grades 3-8
  • Star Reading and Star Math
  • PALS
  • Running Record reading level assessments


  • Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball