Emanuel Lutheran School

Emanuel Lutheran School is here to help parents meet the spiritual and educational needs of their children with Christ at the head of all speaking, action, and thought.
We emphasize turning to scripture, trusting it for knowledge and wisdom, and witnessing our love for Christ in all we say and do.

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Emanuel Lutheran School places among the top 20% of private schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedWe have a Lutheran Special Education Ministry teacher on campus two days a week.
Year Founded1860

Student Body

Total Students84 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Emanuel Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,400
Tuition NotesMembers of Emanuel have a tuition of $1400
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Science Fair

Arts and Music Programs:

School Notes

School Highlights
  • Teaching centered on God's Holy Word
  • Experienced, Dedicated, and Caring Teachers
  • Small student to teacher ratio
  • Student test results exceed national norms
  • MacBook Air mobile computer lab
  • Smart boards and Mimio technology in K-8 classrooms
  • iPads in every classroom1 to 1
  • iPads for 7th/8th grade students
  • All day Kindergarten
  • Lutheran Special Education Ministry and tutoring options available
  • Spanish program offered with Rosetta Stone
  • Interscholastic Athletic program
  • Music and Choir program
  • Confirmation instruction for 7th/8th grade
  • Bussing in District 108

Emanuel is a school where the love of Christ is shared on a daily basis.  If you would like to take a tour or visit a classroom please contact us today.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Emanuel Lutheran School is Mayer Lutheran High School (11.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is St. John S Lutheran School (4.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Young America
    St. John S Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 124 students
    4.9 miles
    27 1st St Nw
    Young America, MN 55397
    (952) 467-3461
    4.9 PK-8
  • Cologne
    Zion Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 1-8 | 29 students
    7.7 miles
    14735 County Road 153
    Cologne, MN 55322
    (952) 466-3379
    7.7 1-8
  • Glencoe
    Grades: K-6 | 44 students
    8.4 miles
    1103 10th St E
    Glencoe, MN 55336
    (320) 864-3214
    8.4 K-6
  • Glencoe
    First Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 111 students
    8.5 miles
    1015 14th St E
    Glencoe, MN 55336
    (320) 864-3317
    8.5 PK-8
  • Arlington
    St. Pauls Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 54 students
    9.9 miles
    510 West Adams St.
    Arlington, MN 55307
    (507) 964-2397
    9.9 PK-8

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The average private school tuition in Minnesota is $4,393 for elementary schools and $12,061 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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