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.

School News

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
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
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal

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
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sarah Schwarze
Admissions Associate Carol Blackwood


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


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

Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed Our Redeemer Lutheran School also viewed these schools: Bridge Builder Academy, Garland Christian Academy, St. Mark's School Of Texas, White Rock North School and Wesley Prep.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richardson
    Bridge Builder Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 33 students
    7.3 miles
    1221 W Campbell Rd, # 209
    Richardson, TX 75080
  • Garland
    Grades: PK-12 | 344 students
    9.4 miles
    1516 Lavon Drive
    Garland, TX 75040
  • Dallas
    Grades: 1-12 | 868 students
    2.1 miles
    10600 Preston Road
    Dallas, TX 75230
  • Dallas
    Grades: PK-6 | 363 students
    2.8 miles
    9727 White Rock Trl
    Dallas, TX 75238
  • Dallas
    Wesley Prep
    Grades: NS-6 | 463 students
    2.7 miles
    9200 Inwood Road
    Dallas, TX 75220

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
October 20, 2016
Among the many forms which you must complete when applying to private school is something called The Candidate Statement. Here's what it is involved in preparing this document.
October 19, 2016
Making your job application easy to read will help your application make the first cut.
October 18, 2016
Submit your employment application the way a Swiss watch craftsman builds a watch. With precision and accuracy.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Dallas, TX is $8,103 for elementary schools and $15,554 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dallas, TX is 68% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).