Garden Homes Lutheran School

2450 W Roosevelt Drive,
Milwaukee, WI, 53209-0532
Tel: (414)444-9050
Garden Homes Lutheran School (GHLS) is a licensed and accredited Evangelical Christian school that participates in the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program.  GHLS is a member of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) school system--the 4th largest private/parochial school system in the United States.
The WELS international headquarters is located in Milwaukee, WI.
GHLS's Christ-centered curriculum trains the whole child: mind, body, and soul.
Our high standards, no excuses approach is meshed with a loving, positive, and supportive school culture that nurtures students to use all their gifts to the glory of God.  Our school vision statement is, "Every Student Loves, Learns, Laughs, and Leads."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod School Accreditation (WELSSA)
Religious Affiliation Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1927

Student Body

Total Students 253 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 98%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Garden Homes Lutheran School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 23 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniforms are navy pants/skirts/sweaters; white button down shirts/blouses; black shoes and belts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,700
Acceptance Rate 98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director John R. Wesenberg
Admissions Associate Dr. Joel A. Nelson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Student Council, Junior Choir, Boys Choir, Hand Bell Choir, Book Club Junior Choir, Boys Choir, Book Club, Student Council,
Hand Bell Choir,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/28/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Believers In Christ Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Believers In Christ Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Believers In Christ Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
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