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.  Teaching Truth.  Changing Lives.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDevelopmental Reading Course
Year Founded1976

Student Body

Total Students251 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses12 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAdvanced 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 score1140
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(uniform look: see website)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,400
Tuition NotesMembership in association congregations is discounted $900.
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDeidre Barnett
Admissions AssociateBev McIntosh

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Competition Teams, Chamber Choir, Civil Air Patrol, Drama, Forensics, Mens Chorus, National Honor Society, Praise Band, Service Projects, Student Council, Wind Ensemble, Womens Chorus, Yearbook

Club or Organization:
Model UN

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).
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