50 S. Lower Sacramento Rd.

Lodi, CA 95242

State Lic.#394500268

(209) 333-2225

Learning Today...

Leading Tomorrow

Now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year!

How to Apply

Applying is easy using our Online Application. We encourage families to apply online as it simplifies submission and provides parents a tool for tracking online the status of their admission after their application has been submitted.

To be eligible for enrollment in the Preschool 4’s class, the child must turn four on, or before, September 1 of the enrolling year, and be toilet-trained.

To be eligible for enrollment in the Preschool 3’s class, the child must be toilet-trained.

To be eligible for enrollment in Kindergarten, the child must turn five on, or before, September 1 of the enrolling year.  In any case, St. Peter reserves the right to restrict enrollment for children who may meet the age requirement but lack the social, academic or emotional readiness to be successful.

Create an Online Application

To begin the Online Application process, Create an Account. Then log in to your account and Create A New Student Application for your child. You will then have the flexibility to log in and out of your account and access your open application.

After submitting the application, you will be able to track online your admissions status at the school by logging in to your account. There you will be able to print the completed applications, monitor when the school receives supplemental application forms and, if necessary, reprint the supplemental forms.

St. Peter Lutheran School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. 


  • Every year, St. Peter Lutheran School awards more than $30,000 in tuition assistance for families in need.
  • FACTS, our tuition management company, processes applications and makes a recomendation, but a financial committee makes all final decisions.
  • Income on all applications is verified against tax documents, W-2’s, and other relevant income information.
  • There is a non-refundable fee of $30 to apply for financial aid.
  • 95% of families that apply will be awarded some form of aid. Specific amounts may very.
  • To apply, go to https://smartaidforparents.com and click on Parent Resources.


What is the cost of tuition?

Full tuition  for the 2021- 2022 school year is $4500 per year for full-time students in grades K-8. There are also discounts for additional children, and families that pay in full. Finally, we also offer tuition assistance for families that qualify.  If you are interested in knowing more about our preschool rates, please visit our preschool site here.

What is the enrollment fee?

Enrollment fee is $275 per child for grades K - 8 and $175 for preschool. All registration fees are non-refundable.

Are there any additional fees?

Yes, although the school purchases many of the necessary supplies, there are some class supplies that we ask parents to purchase.  We try to keep the cost under $50.  Click on the grade below to see what is on the list for each grade.


1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

6th, 7th, & 8th Grades

Surely there must be other fees?

There are many optional programs and items for purchase, but none that are required. However, our middle school field trips do require a fee. 

What are some of these optional programs you offer?

We offer extended care, hotlunch, daily lunch milk, yearbooks, sports, and class trips for middle school.

Tell me more about Extended Care.

Extended School Care, or ESC, is offered every day except when school is closed. We open at 7 am and close at 5:30pm.  Cost is $5 an hour per child, but we only charge you for what you use. There is no registration fee and extended care is available for all school families including preschool.

What options do you offer for Kindergarten?

We offer both a regular day and extended day option for Kindergarten. The regular day schedule is from 8:00 - 1:45 each day.  The extended day is from 8:20 - 3:15. For more information, please contact our office.

How old does my child need to be to enter Kindergarten?

All children must be 5 years old by September 1 in order to enter Kindergarten.