The Lutheran West student body consists of 500 boys and girls in grades 9-12.
The school's mission is to provide an educationally rich, Christ-centered experience in a 21st-century learning environment.
Lutheran High School West benefits students by instilling a spiritual foundation along with an exceptional academic education. Our students are equipped to go into the world knowing the true importance of faith, prayer, and Christian friends.
Due to Lutheran West's robust academic curriculum and course selection, students are academically prepared to succeed in college and beyond.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 490 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,650
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
490 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Lutheran High School West Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average ACT score
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
(Dress code but no uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Financial Aid is available
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Kelly Browning
Admissions Associate
Joe Gray



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
13 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Academic Challenge, EPIC Service Club, German Club, Intramural Sports, National Honor Society, Ski Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Bible Study, Student Council, Writing Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Chapel Band, Lutheran West Drama, Marching Band

School Notes

  • Lutheran High School West, located in the Cleveland, OH suburb of Rocky River, has been providing top-quality Christian education to students in grades 9 through 12 since 1958. 
  • As of the 2020-2021 school year, 490 students were enrolled. Students benefit from a college-preparatory curriculum with a robust selection of courses, including Advanced Placement (AP) courses and College Credit Plus (CCP) courses. The school's Senney Honors Academy allows students to challenge themselves beyond their classroom learning with leadership opportunities, real-world business networking and experiences, college campus tours, in-depth standardized test preparation, and more. Competitive interscholastic athletics and engaging performing and visual arts programs allow students to explore their interests and talents. As a school rooted in the Lutheran tradition, the entire student body and faculty/staff gather in Chapel services each week during the school day to worship, share their personal journeys, and inspire one another. 
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 490 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,650
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Cuyahoga County, OH is $8,572 for elementary schools and $15,428 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cuyahoga County, OH is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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