Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School

45638 561st Ave
New Ulm, MN 56073-0560
     Tel: (507)354-6851
Grades: 9 - 12 | 206 students
Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School uses God's Word in a Christ-centered education to assist families in training students for Christian lives on earth and for eternity.
MVL's philosophy of education and its practice and policies are based upon the Holy Scriptures as the inerrant Word of God and centers in Jesus Christ to whom all the Scriptures bear witness.
In this Christian setting young people are encouraged by the power and grace of God's Word to submit in grateful obedience to Christ Jesus as Savior and to grow in a life of joyful service to Jesus as Lord.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 206 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Advanced Courses Calculus AP, English Literature & Foundations, Studio Art  
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Contact the principal for information regarding tuition costs.
Admissions Director Tim Plath


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Ulm Christian School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Ulm Christian School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Paul's Lutheran School (3.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New UlmNew Ulm Christian School
    315 S Payne St
    New UlmMN 56073
    3.7 mi | 2 students | Gr. 5-11                      
  • New UlmSt. Paul's Lutheran School
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    126 S Payne Street
    New UlmMN 56073
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    3.9 mi | 278 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • New UlmNew Ulm Area Catholic Schools
      (Roman Catholic)
    514 North Washington Street
    New UlmMN 56073
      (Roman Catholic)
    4.2 mi | 502 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CourtlandImmanuel Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    50605 478th St
    CourtlandMN 56021
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    6.1 mi | 55 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • NicolletTrinity Lutheran School
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Po Box 137
    NicolletMN 56074
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    9 mi | 57 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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