Michigan Lutheran High School

615 E Marquette Woods Rd
Saint Joseph, MI 49085-0490
Tel: (269)429-7861
Grades: 9-12 | 119 students
Michigan Lutheran High School (MLHS) exists as an arm of the congregations of the WELS (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod) which belong to the Southwestern Michigan Lutheran High School Association.
As such, its primary purpose is to prepare young adults for lives of Christian service in their churches, workplaces, communities, and the world.
We influence our students’ attitudes and expand our students’ skills, and knowledge.
Our graduates display an active faith life in their churches, workplaces, communities and the world.
They possess a strong academic base.
They are effective in both oral and in written communication.
They possess the ability to solve problems and work cooperatively.
They are comfortable with technology and its application.
They are well rounded culturally, and understand the benefits of healthful living.
They display leadership skills and are independent, life-long learners.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Other Lutheran
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 119 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Michigan Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Lake Michigan Catholic Schools (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Lutheran School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grace Lutheran School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Joseph
    Grace Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 153 students
    1 miles
    404 East Glenlord Road
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
  • Benton Harbor
    Brookview School
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-6 | 124 students
    2.4 miles
    501 Zollar Drive
    Benton Harbor, MI 49022
  • Saint Joseph
    Great Lakes Montessori
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: K | 70 students
    2.4 miles
    3084 Niles Rd
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
  • Stevensville
    Christ Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 132 students
    2.8 miles
    4333 Cleveland Ave
    Stevensville, MI 49127
  • Saint Joseph
    Grades: PK-5 | 284 students
    3 miles
    3165 Washington Avenue
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085

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