Lutheran High School

The mission of Lutheran High School is to prepare young adults for a Christian life while providing academic excellence in a Christ-centered environment.
We are a college-prep, Grade A school for students in grades 9-12.
We have top-ranked athletic, academic, and fine arts programs.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 272 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,800
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Lutheran High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences, ADD/ADHD, Dyslexia, etc
Year Founded
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students
272 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
12 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Advanced Art, Advanced Compostiion/AP Eng Lit/Comp, Advanced Placement, Biology/AP, Calculus/AP, Chemistry/ACP, Discrete Mathematics, English Language & Composition, History/AP, Honors Physics, Physics/ACP, Spanish AP
Average SAT score
(Out of 1600)
Average ACT score
(Out of 36)
Classroom Dress Code
uniform look: see website

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Membership in association congregations is discounted $1000. There are also merit scholarships available up to $2000/year. We accept Indiana Choice Scholarships as well.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Deidre Barnett
Admissions Associate
Kelle Johnson



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Academic Competition Teams, graphic design, National Honor Society, Praise Band, Service Projects, Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Chamber Choir, Drama, Wind Ensemble, Womens Chorus

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Bowling Team

School Notes

  • Learn more about us first hand by attending an LHS Preview Night and shadowing a student during a typical day of classes.
  • Belief in Jesus is the reason for this school. He is the unseen but ever-present teacher in our classes, the model for our faculty, and the inspiration for our students.
  • Students are surrounded by a college prepatory atmosphere and provided a selection of honor and AP, and ACP courses taught by highly qualified Christian educators having years of experience.
  • A majority of the student body is involved in LHS activities and 100% of the students are involved in service work. Nearly 100% of our gradates continue their education while others serve our country and community.
  • Lutheran High School faculty and staff collaborate with parents to provide students with a top notch education that prepares them for colleges and life beyond our doors.
  • You can learn how to excel in high school, in college, and throughout your life.RankedIn a recent study, the U.S. Department of Education ranked the Lutheran system highest, academically, among all other schools, including public, Catholic, charter, or other private schools. Lutheran school students test 23% higher than the national average on standard achievement tests. (Brekke, M., YRC).
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Lutheran High School cost?
Lutheran High School's tuition is approximately $11,800 for private students.
What schools are Lutheran High School often compared to?
Lutheran High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Roncalli High School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Lutheran High School?
The acceptance rate of Lutheran High School is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 88%.
What sports does Lutheran High School offer?
Lutheran High School offers 15 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting and Wrestling. Lutheran High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for most sports offered.
What is Lutheran High School's ranking?
Lutheran High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Largest student body, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for Lutheran High School?
The application deadline for Lutheran High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Lutheran High School located?
Lutheran High School is located in the Franklin Township neighborhood of Indianapolis, IN. There are 2 other private schools located in Franklin Township.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 272 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,800
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Indianapolis, IN is $8,185 for elementary schools and $10,598 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Indianapolis, IN is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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