Nebraska Lutheran High School

  • Nebraska Lutheran High School (NELHS) exists to assist parents and congregations by providing Christian training in the skills and values necessary for loyal service to Jesus Christ for time and eternity.
  • Through its Christian education program our school strives to provide faithfully for the eternal welfare of each child and to guide him/her in the maximum development in the spiritual, physical and mental abilities given by God.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod School Accreditation (WELSSA)
Religious AffiliationWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1979

Student Body

Total Students66 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Nebraska Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size13 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus, AP Government
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Admissions DirectorSteven Bremer

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
FootballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Math Team, Musical, National Honor Society, One-Act Play, Quiz Bowl, Speech, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir

School Notes

  • Mission Statement:   Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School exists to assist parents and congregations by providing Christian training in the skills and values necessary for loyal service to Jesus Christ for time and eternity.
  • Vision Statement: Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School`s (NELHS) vision is to be a leader in Christian secondary education that is in accordance with the Lutheran Confessions.  NELHS is and will continue to be a school where generations come to learn more about their loving God through instruction and guided by his Holy Word.NELHS`s vision includes the following:Fostering Christ-esteem within our students (Learn, Love, Live God`s Word).Cultivating a Christian atmosphere in all areas of student life.Creating a climate of inclusiveness for all levels of learners and all cultures.Providing exceptional academic education that prepares students for college or the workplace.Developing physical talents among the students that give glory to God.Growing our student body so that more young people can learn about Jesus every day.Encouraging and supporting professional, physical, and spiritual development among the faculty.Demonstrating fiscal responsibility in the operation of NELHS.Inspiring association participation and support for NELHS.Enhancing the campus so that all find it welcoming, attractive, and functional.

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