Trinity faculty and staff encourage our students to be lifelong learners as they grow in their understanding of God’s Word and the world around them. Trinity Lutheran School prepares students to be successful in their future education and vocation. Our curriculum is based on education standards of the state of Illinois. Students are challenged to meet high expectations and to develop a strong work ethic. Elements of our Christian faith are also integrated throughout our curriculum. We have activities both in and out of the classroom that develop curiosity, creativity, and clear thinking, which prepare our students for excellence in a changing world.
Trinity Lutheran School offers many opportunities for curriculum enrichment including:
- Foreign Language
- Accelerated Reading
- Vocal and Instrumental Music
- Visual Arts
- Performing Arts
- Public Speaking
- Engineers in the Classroom
- Outdoor Education
- Summer Math and Reading Enrichment
- Elective Class including Cooking, Sign Language, Trinity Band, Robotics, Ticket to Oceania, Actors’ Workshop, Current Events, Marketing & Publicity, Musicals, and Trinity Choir
Trinity Lutheran School uses Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) by Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA). Trinity students consistently score above state and national averages.
Trinity has an Education Inclusion Specialist who partners with the homeroom teachers in differentiating instruction for all students and accommodating the needs of all different types of learners. District 186 provides additional one-on-one and small group academic help in speech/language, math, and reading.
At Trinity Lutheran School, we take the health and safety of our students very seriously. We also acknowledge that there is no substitute for the benefits of in-person learning. That’s why we remain diligent in our efforts to provide a safe, in-person, learning environment. Click here to learn more about all we are doing to keep our students safe during this unique time.
We remain confident that Trinity Lutheran School is uniquely suited to teach and care for the students of Springfield and its surrounding communities.