Lutheran South Unity School

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  • Lutheran South Unity School provides an increasingly innovative learning experience for children in Kindergarten through Eighth Grade.
  • Beyond the core content areas of reading/literature, math, social studies, science, physical education/health, art, and music, our students experience the work of the Holy Spirit through Bible study, service learning activities, mission projects, and character education.
  • LSUS is dedicated to growing children into the men and women God intends for them to become.

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Lutheran South Unity School places among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedSpecific Learning Disabilities, Mild Learning Differences, Speech/Language Needs, depending on availability of support or extension (student to staff ratio)
Year Founded2009
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students167 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Lutheran South Unity School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size19 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki/Navy/Black bottoms; Red, Lt. blue, White, Navy polo or oxford style tops)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,600
Tuition NotesTuition is based on family's ability to pay toward the $6600 tuition cost. We offer very generous financial aid. We look at what each family can pay towards the tuition amount.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,800
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJulie Turney


Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketballCheering,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Accelerated Reader Club, Ambassadors, Art Club, Coding/Computer, Outdoor Education, Service Learning

Arts and Music Programs:
Phoenix Fire (Middle School Choir)

School Notes

  • Students and their families must tour the school, meet with the school principal, and prospective students must test to see if the school is a good fit for them.  Students with IEP's, 504 Plans, or other special considerations must bring this information to the school for review prior to enrollment.  Families must submit a financial assistance form, unles the family chooses to pay the full cost for tuition.
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  • Fort Wayne
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    0.7 miles
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    Fort Wayne, IN 46807
    (260) 456-3321
    0.7 PK-8
  • Fort Wayne
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    6.9 miles
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    (260) 493-7400
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  • Fort Wayne
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    4.1 miles
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    Fort Wayne, IN 46804
    (260) 407-3553
    4.1 NS-12
  • Fort Wayne
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    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 181 students
    2.9 miles
    1125 Barr St
    Fort Wayne, IN 46802
    (260) 424-0049
    2.9 K-8
  • Fort Wayne
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 206 students
    1.8 miles
    2222 Lower Huntington Rd
    Fort Wayne, IN 46819
    (260) 747-2343
    1.8 K-8

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