Our Redeemer Lutheran School

  • BALANCE. We all need it.
  • A balance of effort and rest.
  • A balance of boundaries and grace.A balance of work and play, of "real world" and childhood.
  • Find that balance at Our Redeemer Lutheran School of Dallas.At ORLS, we work hard, but have both recess and PE for every child-every day.We nurture and care for the whole child, not just their minds.We encourage working above level, but without the atmosphere of anxiety and pressure.With new tuition assistance available, there`s no better time to join us!Our Redeemer Lutheran School of Dallas: accredited, high achieving, caring.Serving PK2 through 6th grade since 1960.Contact Carol Blackwood at carolb@orlcs.com or 214-368-1371 for more information or to schedule a private tour.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 161 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Our Redeemer Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
100%
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes K-6 tuition is $9723 annually; Prek varies, beginning at $2347--contact for info
Acceptance Rate
89%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sarah Schwarze
Admissions Associate Carol Blackwood

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Capers for Kids Drama, Choirs, Handbells, Latin, Scholar Bowl Band, Choirs, Handbells, Latin, Scholar Bowl, Capers for Kids Drama,

School Notes

  • Traditional educational curriculum blended with integrated technology
  • Low student-teacher ratio
  • Music/Fine Arts, religion, foreign language and athletic programs
  • PK2 through 6th grade
  • Excellent before and after school care programs (7 am to 6 pm)
  • Rated "Excellent" by NLSA/LSAC
  • Weighted average student scores well above nationally normed grade level.

Profile last updated: 05/02/2016

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