Deshler Lutheran School

  • Deshler Lutheran School is a K-8 elementary school located in beautiful Deshler, Nebraska.
  • We offer a dynamic K-8 Christian eduation. We believe parents and teachers work together in partnership in educating children.
  • Our school is accredited by the State of Nebraska. We offer a challenging academic program with many extra-curricular activies.
  • Our caring family atmosphere offers children a safe environment in which to grow as Christians.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1889

Student Body

Total Students43 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Deshler Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size8 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMay. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$1,000
Tuition NotesTuition is not charged to association church members.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Dance, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceTrack and Field,

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tobias
    Zion Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-3 | 17 students
    28 miles
    2245 County Road 400
    Tobias, NE 68453
    (402) 243-2354
    28 PK-3
  • Geneva
    Grace Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 25 students
    28.3 miles
    434 N 16th St
    Geneva, NE 68361
    (402) 759-4517
    28.3 NS-8
  • Sutton
    Grades: K-9 | 28 students
    33.4 miles
    1004 E Ash St
    Sutton, NE 68979
    (402) 773-4845
    33.4 K-9
  • Plymouth
    St Pauls Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 77 students
    40.6 miles
    108 E Highway 4
    Plymouth, NE 68424
    (402) 656-4465
    40.6 PK-8
  • Linn
    Linn Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 65 students
    46 miles
    112 Church St
    Linn, KS 66953
    (785) 348-5792
    46 PK-8

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Nebraska is $2,992 for elementary schools and $7,158 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Nebraska is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).