Saint Paul Lutheran High School

205 S. Main Street
Concordia, MO 64020-0640
Tel: (660)463-2238
Grades: 9-12 | 202 students
Saint Paul Lutheran High School was established in 1883.
Because of its rigorous course of study and high success rate among its graduates, Saint Paul attracts students with many vocational interests as well as international students from all over the world.
Saint Paul`s accreditation is through the North Central Association (NCA) and National Lutheran School Association (NLSA). Saint Paul Lutheran High School received "Exemplary Status" recognition for the 2011-2012 academic year through the National Lutheran School Accreditation Commission (NLSA).
The mission of Saint Paul Lutheran High is to provide curricular and co-curricular experiences in a Christian environment that equip students for joyful, faithful service to Christ and His world. Saint Paul combines the best of a community school with a boarding, residential high school.
About one-third of Saint Paul students come from Concordia and the surrounding communities.
All other students represent the United States and from all parts of the world: Taiwan, South Korea, Norway, Viet Nam, Spain, Slovokia, Hong Kong, Japan, China, Kenya,and Nicaragua.
Together we share a goal of progressing in our walk of faith and maintaining high standards for academic achievement.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1883

Student Body

Total Students 202 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Saint Paul Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1550
Average ACT score 24
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Standardized dress code, Dress up on Wednesday)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,450
Tuition Notes For 2015-2016 Domestic Residential Tuition is set at $15,470.00. This amount includes - tuition, room and board (20 meals a week) and textbooks. For domestic day and international tuition amounts, please contact
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Clint Colwell
Admissions Associate Rosalie Pennington


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, Band, Concert Band, Dance Club, Drama, Math Team, National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl - Academic Team, STAY, Science Club, Singing Saints Choir, Spanish Club, Speech, Student Government, Teens for Life, Yearbook Academic Team, Band, Concert Band, Dance Club, Drama, Math Team, STAY, Science Club, Spanish Club, Speech, Teens for Life, Yearbook, National Honor Society,
Quiz Bowl - Academic Team,
Singing Saints Choir,
Student Government,

School Notes:

  • You are invited to learn more about Saint Paul's strong academic program and explore the advantages of Christ-centered education. Examine the many opportunities that exist at Saint Paul for leadership and growth.  Our curriculum provides students in grades 9-12 with an academic program grounded in excellence while being fully accredited. The advisor program links student to faculty members in family like circles to provide academic, social and personal guidance. With a 95% and higher college placement achievement, and students who score well above the national norm on ACT's and SAT's our students demonstrate that they are goal oriented. Programs are offered in athletics, music, drama, academic clubs and student government. Join us at Saint Paul where a student is valued, nurtured, encouraged and challenged. Financial assistance is available to qualified candidates. Saint Paul values cultural, religious and economic diversity. Contact us today to explore your future as a Saint.

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Show-Me Christian School (18.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Cross Lutheran School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Cross Lutheran School (3.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Emma
    Holy Cross Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 33 students
    3.9 miles
    Po Box 121
    Emma, MO 65327
  • Alma
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-9 | 87 students
    7.5 miles
    Po Box 257
    Alma, MO 64001
  • Concordia
    St Paul's Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 170 students
    7.8 miles
    Po Box 29
    Concordia, MO 64020
  • Higginsville
    Montessori Schoolhouse
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-8 | 49 students
    10.1 miles
    311 W 23rd St
    Higginsville, MO 64037
  • Higginsville
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 85 students
    10.2 miles
    1500 Lipper Ave
    Higginsville, MO 64037

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