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St Paul Westlake School
St Paul Westlake School


27993 Detroit Ave, Westlake, OH 44145

8:30am - 4:00pm

Monday - Friday

About Us

Christ-Centered Education with an Exceptional Academic Curriculum

St. Paul Lutheran School in Westlake serves children in Preschool- 8th grade, and their families. Celebrating our 160th year, St. Paul has devoted resources, prayers, hard work and love to develop a program that is academically challenging and spiritually enriching. It is also a program that promotes the importance of developing good character. St. Paul is fully accredited and recognized by the state of Ohio. We offer a well-rounded education that teaches the whole child, including art, vocal and instrumental music, technology, Spanish, and interscholastic sports. We have extended care before and after school and
summer camp. Please consider joining us, as we truly do want to make a difference in the lives
of your children.

We believe that God has blessed each and every one of our students with many gifts and we praise God by developing the many talents and skills He has given us.

We strive to help all children reach their
academic potential.

We Offer:

  • 1:1 Technology
  • Completely networked computer lab
    with full-time technology instructor
  • Honors, Enrichment and Academic
    support programs
  • Pre-Kindergarten
  • Full day Grades K-8
  • Middle School Departmentalization
  • Middle School Seminar programs
  • Busing to nine local suburbs
  • Before-and After-School Care
  • Summer Day Camp
  • Vocal and Instrumental Music
  • Visual Arts Classes
  • Hot Lunch Program
  • Parent Teacher League

Communities Served

Exceptional Academic Curriculum

Grades: PK-8

Teachers: 16

Student/Teacher Ratio: 10:1

Percent of Faculty with Advanced Degrees: 50%

Current Enrollment: 163 students

Yearly Tuition: $6,950

Average class size: 16 students

Application Deadline: Continuous Enrollment

Average Teacher
20 years


Did you know that our teachers have over 419 years of experience among them? That is almost an average of 20 years experience! What a great blessing to have such a wealth of knowledge gathered amidst these servants of the Lord. Praise God! Click here to meet our teachers.

Course of Studies

  • Health
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Music
  • PE
  • Religion
  • Parent Curriculum Guide
  • Technology
  • Science
  • Social Studies


  • National Lutheran School Accreditation
  • Licensed and accredited by Ohio
  • Meets or exceeds state standards in all subjects

Academic Resources

  • Completely networked computer lab with full-time technology instructor
  • Music director
  • Art teacher
  • Full day kindergarten
  • Honors, enrichment, and Academic support programs

Faith Integration

  • Daily study of God’s Word
  • Weekly Chapel
  • Bible Memorization
  • God Fearing and Loving Teachers
  • Teaching the forgiveness that is ours in Christ Jesus

2017-2018 Accomplishments

2017-2018 Accomplishments


The School distributes more than $45,000 in financial assistance each year.


158 St. Paul Westlake students participated in a Read-A-Thon where 46,758 minutes of reading were logged and $6,549 was pledged.  Funds were used for a new school camera and playground improvements.


The Boys Basketball Team finished third in the All-Ohio State Tournament. The team, led by Coach Scott Felten, qualified and participated in the National Junior High School Lutheran Basketball Tournament in
Valparaiso, Indiana. 

The 2017-2018 Girls Volleyball Team finished their year-end tournament in second place. 

The Girl’s basketball Team finished fourth in the All-Ohio State Tournament. 


The Annual St. Paul Westlake Golf Outing generated more than $3,700 in 2017-2018.  Since its 2006 inception, the event has raised more than $51,000.


St. Paul Westlake congratulates the following students for their excellence in writing:

Seventh Grade

First Place, Best of Round and Best of the Best Awards — Olivia Guggenbiller

Second Place, Best of Round — Logan Murray

Fourth Place — Rachel Haggard

Fifth Place — Madalynn Kimbler

Sixth Place — Mina Shenouda

Eighth Grade

Second Place — Makayla Spelich

Third Place — Jack LaPointe

Fourth Place — Jonah Evans

Fifth Place — Penelope (Penny) Meredyk

Eighth Place — Ellie Bell


On April 28, St. Paul Westlake students participated in the 13th annual Academic Rally Day at Lutheran West High School along with other Lutheran and Christian Schools in the area.  

Fifth and Sixth Grade

First Place in Math — Kellie Kashbeck, Shane Putka and Elisabeth Chester

First Place in Oratory — Gabby Hanchuk

Second Place in Art — Gabe Watkins

Second Place in Spelling — Taylor Albrecht

Third Place in Spelling — Elisabeth Chester

Seventh and Eighth Grade

First Place in Bible Bowl — Kyle Beets, William Fankhauser and Chris Suffredini

Second Place in Science — Josh Putka, Jack LaPointe

Second Place in Spelling — Logan Murray

Third Place in Writing — Olivia Guggenbiller


Seventh grader Olivia Guggenbiller placed 12th out of more than 360 seventh grade qualifying writers at the PenOhio State Finals Tournament at the College of Wooster on May 25.  Olivia is St. Paul Westlake’s first State Tournament Place winner.