Orange Lutheran High School

Orange Lutheran High School, also known as Lutheran High School of Orange County, was founded in 1973 and exists today as a 9th-12th grade educational environment for the following purpose: To help students internalize the Gospel message of salvation in Christ Jesus.
At Orange Lutheran High School, we are committed to helping young people develop a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and come to believe that through God's grace, they are redeemed people who will inherit the gift of eternal life through Christ's death and resurrection.
To accomplish this, Orange Lutheran High School leads students through a comprehensive study of the Bible, provides daily worship activities, and involves students in Christian service to one another and throughout the community.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,312 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $17,995
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Orange Lutheran High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia, Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
1,312 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Orange Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
70 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
22 students
Number of AP Courses
19 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Government, AP Latin, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art: 2D Design, AP Studio Art: 3D Design, AP Studio Art: Drawing, AP US History, AP World History
Average SAT score
(Out of 1600)
Average ACT score
(Out of 36)
Classroom Dress Code
Modesty, message, and safety are stressed in our dress code.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
The provided tuition cost assumes the student is not an association church member and is a full-time on-campus student. Discounts apply for members of association churches, and tuition is reduced for students who take some or all courses online. Visit to learn more.
Summer Program Cost
Summer Program Cost Notes
The tuition cost provided assumes enrollment in an on-campus remediation course. Online courses for advancement and remediation are also available.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Admissions Director
Traci Tront



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
23 extracurriculars
Adventure Club, Amateur Snorkeling Society, Artists & Athletes Who Care, Christ Crew, Christian Chatter, Club Mon Ami, Club YOLO (You Only Lancer Once), Conservative Students of America (CSA), Contemplating Christianity and Character (C3), Disc Golf Club, Equestrian Club, Film Club, Flashmob Club, Hope 4 Kids, Improv-I-nation, Junior Statesmen of America (JSA), Key Club, Latin Club, Missions Club, Service Academics and Scholarship Opportunities, Spanish Club

Club or Organization:
Esports Club, Surf

School Notes

  • Our core values are Biblical Truth, Integrity, Innovation, Excellence, and Relationships.
  • The OLu Experience is a personalized, balanced approach to education that engages students through inquiry, exploration, and discovery. Our safe, caring environment nurtures authentic relationships so that students may understand their identity is in Christ, develop resiliency and personal accountability, are prepared for college, and are strengthened for a Christian life of purpose, service through vocation, and leadership in a global society.
  • Visit us on Instagram at @OrangeLutheranHS, on Facebook at /OrangeLutheranHS or Twitter at @OrangeLutheran
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Orange Lutheran High School cost?
Orange Lutheran High School's tuition is approximately $17,995 for private students and $475 for summer students.
Does Orange Lutheran High School offer a summer program?
Yes, Orange Lutheran High School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Orange Lutheran High School offer?
Orange Lutheran High School offers 19 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Boxing, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Surf Team, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo and Wrestling. Orange Lutheran High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in California for most sports offered.
What is Orange Lutheran High School's ranking?
Orange Lutheran High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Largest student body, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for Orange Lutheran High School?
The application deadline for Orange Lutheran High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
Top notch school! Academics are incredible. Many honors and AP courses to choose. Great sports program and an art program you will not believe! They even have a therapy dog on campus! I have a sophomore and soon to be freshman! So impressed by the loving and nurturing environment!
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Positive intelligent teachers that bring the subjects out of boredom.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,312 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $17,995
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Orange, CA is $8,877 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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