Mt. Lebanon Evangelical Lutheran School

Mt. Lebanon Lutheran School is all about helping parents develop disciples of Christ, heirs of eternity, and servant leaders for the community.
Mt. Lebanon Lutheran School is the FIVE STAR school of Hampton Heights that "significantly exceeds expectations".
Mt. Lebanon Lutheran School has provided a solid Christian education to neighborhood children for over ninety years.
Mt. Lebanon serves all children with a safe and excellent education and has a history of graduating students into a successful high school experience. As a participant in the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program, we offer a high quality Christian education to every family in the neighborhood.
The teachers show caring concern for each child and are current with cutting-edge instructional practices.
In addition to the regular faculty we provide seven Educational Assistants, two Title 1 teachers, and two school counselors.
We proudly partner with Wisconsin Lutheran High School for student activities and opportunities and with Wisconsin Lutheran College for the Pathways to College program.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod School Accreditation (WELSSA)
Religious AffiliationWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAll
Year Founded1926
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students238 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Mt. Lebanon Evangelical Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio24:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size24 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(4k - 3 : Navy pants/short/skirt/jumper and white collared shirt 4th-8th : Navy blue bottoms, white collared shirt, navy ties.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,000
Tuition NotesMember of the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program; Wisconsin Parental Choice Program; Church member discounts; education grants.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$8,046
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJeffrey Matteson
Admissions AssociateDebbie Foelske


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Drama, Forensics, Math, Spelling

Arts and Music Programs:

School Notes

  • We are now on two campuses to provide more space for the students. In addition to our small class size, we have certified teachers with a minimum of a bachelor's degree in education and aids with educational background in addition to their college degrees. We provide a school counselor and Title 1 teacher on each campus. For behavioral management, we use the Holy Bible, COMP, Second Step, and Love and Logic.  We have shown eleven consecutive years of student population growth, and this year we had over 90% of our students eligible to return that re-enrolled. 

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