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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 143 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,150
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1979

Student Body

Total Students
143 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Physics, Calculus - dual credit, Statistics - dual credit
Average ACT score
24
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director
Michelle Cox

Sports

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.
Profile last updated: 09/28/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 143 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,150
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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