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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 55 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,550
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1979

Student Body

Total Students
55 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade
Nebraska Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
13 students
Number of AP Courses
3 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Calculus, AP Government
Average ACT score
24
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
additional $4500 for dorm
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000
Admissions Director
Steven Bremer

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Nebraska Lutheran High School cost?

Nebraska Lutheran High School's tuition is approximately $7,550 for private students.

What sports does Nebraska Lutheran High School offer?

Nebraska Lutheran High School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.

When is the application deadline for Nebraska Lutheran High School?

The application deadline for Nebraska Lutheran High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 55 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,550
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Nebraska is $3,645 for elementary schools and $7,880 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Nebraska is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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