Shults-lewis School

  • Shults-Lewis school is a dynamic treatment program for struggling teens and their families.
  • At Shults-Lewis, we believe that families shouldn’t have to struggle alone and our residential environment, staffed by Christian houseparents and counselors, offers counseling, love, acceptance and, most of all, hope to teens and their families.
  • The program is also integrated with an Indiana accredited, on-site, year-around school providing students with recognized high school credits.
  • Teens and their families are provided therapeutic services via a highly-trained and qualified group of counselors.
  • Shults-Lewis combines more than 50 years of experience in providing for the needs of today's families.
  • If you have a troubled teen, your family doesn’t have to face its problems alone.
  • Shults-Lewis can help. Shults-Lewis operates a year-round, comprehensive, private Christian school that is accredited by the State of Indiana.
  • The free-standing school facility, dedicated in 1991, is complete with a gymnasium, science lab and library.
  • A well-qualified group of teachers offers well-rounded curriculum and children have the opportunity to earn high school credits accepted by the State of Indiana and/or earn a high school diploma.
  • Our faculty also prepares students to take the ged. Residents receive a first-rate education and an excellent opportunity to further their educational goals during their time at Shults-Lewis.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationChurch of Christ
Grades OfferedGrades 7-11
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students6 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Shults-lewis School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio2:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size5 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(school uniform - khaki pants and polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Valparaiso
    Grades: NS-12 | 293 students
    3 miles
    360 N. 325 E.
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (219) 548-2701
    3 NS-12

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