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Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School

Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School is a coeducational private Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School says

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 interaction guided by His Holy Word. NELHS’s vision includes: • 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 work place • 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


 Gifted and caring faculty that expects great things from the kids.
 Consistent excellence in ACT scores, Last year’s seniors 24.4 average  1 to 1 student to computer ratio (each student is issued a laptop on enrollment)  100% of our campus equipped with wireless internet  13 online courses offered  8.3 to 1 student to teacher ratio  Average class size: 12  99% graduation rate  AP classes offered both on campus and online

Mission Statement

NELHS exists to assist parents and congregations by providing Christian training in the skills and values necessary for loyal service to Jesus Christ for



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  (402) 728-5236

Admission Considerations

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Academic Calendar: Semester

  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP United States Government and Politics
  • AP Statistics (Online)
  • Latin (Online)
  • German (Online)
  • Spanish

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 95
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 24
10 24
11 25
12 22

Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 7 : 1
Gender 51% Male / 49% Female
Dress Code Casual
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 67%
International 15%
Hispanic/Latino 6%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 6%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2%
Administrator   Mark Otte


Wide Range offered, 96% of our students participate in extracurricular activities
  • Band
  • Cheerleading
  • Choir
  • Drama/Theater
  • Honor Society
  • Math Team
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Quiz Bowl
  • Student Council
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yearbook
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

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