Saint Paul Lutheran High School

  • Saint Paul Lutheran High School was established in 1883.
  • Because of its rigorous course of study and high success rate among its graduates, Saint Paul attracts students with many vocational interests as well as international students from all over the world.
  • Saint Paul`s accreditation is through the North Central Association (NCA) and National Lutheran School Association (NLSA). Saint Paul Lutheran High School received "Exemplary Status" recognition for the 2011-2012 academic year through the National Lutheran School Accreditation Commission (NLSA).
  • The mission of Saint Paul Lutheran High is to provide curricular and co-curricular experiences in a Christian environment that equip students for joyful, faithful service to Christ and His world. Saint Paul combines the best of a community school with a boarding, residential high school.
  • About one-half of Saint Paul students come from Concordia and the surrounding communities.
  • All other students represent the United States and from all parts of the world: Taiwan, South Korea, Norway, Viet Nam, Spain, Slovokia, Hong Kong, Japan, China, Kenya,and Nicaragua.
  • Together we share a goal of progressing in our walk of faith and maintaining high standards for academic achievement.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1883

Student Body

Total Students212 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Saint Paul Lutheran High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses2 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Algebra, AP Computer
Average SAT score1100
Average ACT score24
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Standardized dress code, Dress up on Wednesday)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$15,000
Tuition NotesFor 2018-2019 Domestic Residential Tuition is set at $15000.00. This amount includes - tuition, room and board (20 meals a week) and textbooks. For domestic day and international tuition amounts, please contact ccolwell@splhs.org
% on Financial Aid
40%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorClint Colwell

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Dance Club, Science Club, Speech

Club or Organization:
Academic Team, Drama, Math Team, National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl - Academic Team, Spanish Club, STAY, Student Government, Teens for Life, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Concert Band, Singing Saints Choir

School Notes

  • You are invited to learn more about Saint Paul's strong academic program and explore the advantages of Christ-centered education. Examine the many opportunities that exist at Saint Paul for leadership and growth.  Our curriculum provides students in grades 9-12 with an academic program grounded in excellence while being fully accredited. The advisor program links student to faculty members in family like circles to provide academic, social and personal guidance. With a 95% and higher college placement achievement, and students who score well above the national norm on ACT's and SAT's our students demonstrate that they are goal oriented. Programs are offered in athletics, music, drama, academic clubs and student government. Join us at Saint Paul where a student is valued, nurtured, encouraged and challenged. Financial assistance is available to qualified candidates. Saint Paul values cultural, religious and economic diversity. Contact us today to explore your future as a Saint.

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    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
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    0.4 miles
    407 S. Main St.
    Concordia, MO 64020
    (660)463-7654
    0.4 PK-8
    174
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    184.4 miles
    723 Horine Rd
    Festus, MO 63028
    (636)937-9664
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