Palos Lutheran School exists to provide children of the Church and community an elementary education that will, by Gods grace Lead them to eternal life with the Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Contribute to the spiritual, intellectual, physical, emotional, and social development of students, and Prepare them for life-long Christian faith, service, and learning. Palos Lutheran School will be a school That enrolls at least 70% of member children of Palos Evangelical Lutheran Church, that serves as an active mission arm of Palos Evangelical Lutheran Church, that has a strong biblical and confessional Lutheran identity, that maintains high quality academic offerings and standards, that will be the Lutheran elementary school of choice in Palos Heights and the surrounding communities. Our educational programs, guided by the Word of God, offer some of the finest quality education that will help your child develop to his or her fullest God-given potential. Your child is considered a blessing from God, sinner yet saint, surrounded by a Christian atmosphere that will lead to the development of strong Christian values and character. Palos Evangelical Lutheran School is at all times under the supervision and control of the Voters Assembly of Palos Evangelical Lutheran Church. The Voters delegate authority to the Board of Education for the month-to-month operation of the school. The Board of Education is made up of four voting members of the congregation, the principal, the pastor, and the president of the congregation. Other faculty members serve in an advisory capacity. The principal will implement school policy and serve as the channel of communication between the school and the Board of Education.