St. Paul's Lutheran School

126 S Payne Street
New Ulm, MN 56073-0560
     Tel: (507)354-2329
Grades: PK - 8 | 278 students
St. Paul's Lutheran School exists to assist families through Christ-centered education.
At St. Paul's, the Word of God is the foundation of all we do.
As all academic disciplines are taught from a Christ-centered point of view, the Holy Spirit secures in our hearts and minds his holy Word.
Good attitudes and behavior, good stewardship, appropriate dress and speech, proper preparation for class, and adherence to school guidelines are just a few ways God's Word is evidenced in our lives.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1885

Student Body

Total Students 278 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St. Paul

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 19 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $940
Tuition Notes Non-members pay $1880 for tuition
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $400
Admissions Director Greg Thiesfeldt, Principal


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Knowledge Bowl Club, Math Counts Club, Raider Band, Raider Choir Raider Band, Raider Choir, Knowledge Bowl Club,
Math Counts Club,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Ulm Christian School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Ulm Christian School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New Ulm Area Catholic Schools (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Ulm
    315 S Payne St
    New UlmMN 56073
    0.2 mi | Gr. 5-11 | 2 students                      
  • New Ulm
    514 North Washington Street
    New UlmMN 56073
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 502 students                      
  • New Ulm
    Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    45638 561st Ave
    New UlmMN 56073
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    3.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 206 students                      
  • Courtland
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    50605 478th St
    CourtlandMN 56021
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    10 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 55 students                      
  • Nicollet
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Po Box 137
    NicolletMN 56074
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    11.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 57 students                      

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