Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School

The mission of Holy Cross is to communicate the love of God in Jesus Christ to our members, community, and world, as we bring people to their Savior through baptism, make disciples through education, and care for our members and community in acts of love.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1848

Student Body

Total Students207 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(No Formal Dress Code)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,750
Tuition NotesA discount is applied for members of Holy Cross Church
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

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With an excellent curriculum and caring supportive teachers, Holy Cross exceeded my expectations. I feel confident that the entire staff works to see every child reach their full potential.
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As a retired Teacher, I am extremely pleased with the academics at Holy Cross. The teachers are wonderful, as well as very caring. The value offered is huge.
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