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
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St. Paul's Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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
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 Private 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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Ulm
    Grades: 5-11 | 2 students
    0.2 miles
    315 S Payne St
    New Ulm, MN 56073
  • New Ulm
    Grades: PK-12 | 502 students
    0.6 miles
    514 North Washington Street
    New Ulm, MN 56073
  • New Ulm
    Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: 9-12 | 206 students
    3.9 miles
    45638 561st Ave
    New Ulm, MN 56073
  • Courtland
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 55 students
    10 miles
    50605 478th St
    Courtland, MN 56021
  • Sleepy Eye
    St John's Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 38 students
    12.6 miles
    216 3rd Ave Se
    Sleepy Eye, MN 56085

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The average private school tuition in Minnesota is $4,206 for elementary schools and $10,320 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Minnesota is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).