Lutheran High School

Lutheran High School is fully registered and recognized by the Illinois State Board of Education.
This is accepted as accreditation for non-public schools in Illinois.
Lutheran High is also accredited by the National Lutheran School Accreditation (NLSA).
Our mission reads: Empowered by God, Lutheran High School, Springfield, IL, builds a Christ-centered family to equip students spiritually, intellectually, and physically for service to God and society.
We believe that God wants each person to use the talents and gifts he has been given for His glory and our good.
We believe that the teenage years are periods of struggles with temptations, identity, individuality, self worth, family interrelationships, maturity, responsibility, and sexuality, all of which have a spiritual dimension.
We believe that the primary responsibility of Lutheran High School is to provide a quality Christ-centered education through which the Holy Spirit can effectively move within the heart of the teens entrusted to our care.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1979

Student Body

Total Students143 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Physics, Calculus - dual credit, Statistics - dual credit
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,950
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions DirectorMichelle Cox

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Rock ClimbingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Chess Club, Leadership Group, National Honor Society, Rock Climbing Club, SADD, Speech Team, Spiritual Life Committee, Student Council

School Notes

  • Lutheran High School is fully registered and recognized by the Illinois State Board of Education. This is accepted as accreditation for non-public schools in Illinois. Lutheran High is also accredited by the National Lutheran School Accreditation (NLSA). Our mission is to Empowered by God, Lutheran High School, Springfield, IL, builds a Christ-centered family to equip students spiritually, intellectually, and physically for service to God and society. We believe that God wants each person to use the talents and gifts he has been given for His glory and our good. We believe that the teenage years are periods of struggles with temptations, identity, individuality, self worth, family interrelationships, maturity, responsibility, and sexuality, all of which have a spiritual dimension. We believe that the primary responsibility of Lutheran High School is to provide a quality Christ-centered education through which the Holy Spirit can effectively move within the heart of the teens entrusted to our care.

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