Conveniently located in the heart of Lochmere, Resurrection Lutheran School (RLS) attracts families who value Christian education and highly qualified teachers who love what they do! RLS offers a stable, Christ-centered, academically rich environment where students in junior kindergarten (pre-K) through eighth grade are empowered to explore, collaborate, and discover their interests through a wide variety of learning experiences in a safe and encouraging community.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 183 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,950
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
183 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Resurrection Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
16 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Khaki or navy pants, skirts, shorts and polo shirts

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$7950-Active Resurrection Lutheran Church & other LCMS Members $8450-Community Members *Additional Fees not included
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Rosie Creasy
Admissions Associate


Total Sports Offered
5 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
MathCounts Team, National Junior Honor Society, Travel Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Band, Choir, Drama Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Cheerleading, Running Club

School Notes

  • At RLS, students are prepared for not only their next academic stage, but for lives fully lived. The best way to learn more about Resurrection Lutheran School is to experience us in action. We follow the NC State Standards as a baseline while integrating national standards and extension activities. We place a high value on writing with a focus on grammar.
  • We invite you to visit, spend time in the classrooms and be our guest at a special school event. While you are here, we hope you'll notice the many little things that make RLS unique. Notice, for example, the genuine and meaningful relationships that students form with faculty and staff and the way students of every age collaborate with one anther. Notice how engaged our teachers are-the way they actively interact on the playground, in the hallways, and in all the small moments. This combined passion for education and dedication to children serves to inspire students to achieve.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Resurrection Lutheran School cost?

Resurrection Lutheran School's tuition is approximately $7,950 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of Resurrection Lutheran School?

The acceptance rate of Resurrection Lutheran School is 85%, which is lower than the national average of 87%.

What sports does Resurrection Lutheran School offer?

Resurrection Lutheran School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer and Volleyball.

When is the application deadline for Resurrection Lutheran School?

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

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 183 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,950
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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