Martin Luther High School

  • Honoring Christ...Welcoming All  Martin Luther High School, empowered by the Gospel of Jesus Christ in partnership with family and congregations, provides Christ-centered training and nurturing to help young people excel academically and lead active Christian lives. The Vision of Martin Luther High School is to be an exemplary Lutheran Eduational ministry. All full or part-time students in grades 9-12 are welcome.
  • While MLHS students are primarily LCMS Lutheran Christian, students of all faiths are welcome to attend.
  • All students are required to take four years of Religious instruction and attend daily chapels and/or Bible Studies.
  • Martin Luther High School students` successes in the classroom are evident through scores on the ACT assessment test.
  • The ACT is a national college admission exam that tests students in English, mathematics, reading and science.
  • For the past several years, MLHS students' ACT scores have consistently been 3 to 5 points higher than state and national averages.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationAfrican Methodist Episcopal
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1983

Student Body

Total Students49 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Martin Luther High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size13 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
Advanced CoursesPSEO English Composition, PSEO English Lit, PSEO Physics, PSEO Speech
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
Tuition Notes30% of families receive tuition assistance


Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Marksmanship, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
National Honor Society (NHS), Newspaper Staff, Spirit Club, Student Council, Yearbook Staff

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama Club Love in Action, Drama Productions

School Notes

  • The pursuit of excellence is at the fore-front of all that we do at Martin Luther High School. Students are well-prepared to step into the role of Christian adult leaders. Nearly one hundred percent of MLHS graduates attend post-secondary educational institutions. In addition to a full offering of high school courses, MLHS offers several PSEO and Advance Placement courses. Foreign languages include Spanish I, II, III. Electives offered are:  Accounting, Ag, Art, Band, Choir, Music Theory, Broadcast Communications and Work Experience. Martin Luther High Schools offers a variety of extra-curricular activities which include several boys and girls sports, fine arts, music, journalism and student government.The student/teacher ratio of 7/1 facilitates student success and encourages student achievements.   

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairmont
    St James Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 60 students
    0.1 miles
    108 S James St
    Fairmont, MN 56031
    (507) 436-5289
    0.1 PK-8
  • Fairmont
    St Paul Lutheran School
    St Paul Lutheran School Photo - Jubilate Choir singing at the VFW Veterans' Rememberance Day on Sept. 11th.
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 121 students
    6.3 miles
    201 Oxford Street
    Fairmont, MN 56031
    (507) 238-9492
    6.3 PK-8
  • Fairmont
    St John Vianney School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 119 students
    6.4 miles
    911 S Prairie Ave
    Fairmont, MN 56031
    (507) 235-5304
    6.4 PK-6
  • Truman
    St Paul Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 51 students
    6.6 miles
    114 E 4th St N
    Truman, MN 56088
    (507) 776-2801
    6.6 PK-8
  • Winnebago
    Genesis Classical Academy
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-6 | 59 students
    13 miles
    211 6th St Nw
    Winnebago, MN 56098
    (507) 893-3600
    13 PK-6

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