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Accreditations ensuring MLHS's Academic Programs meet or exceed high standards of education
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Accredited with National Federation of Nonpublic School State Accrediting Associations (NFNSSAA). Using a process of self-study and external review, NFNSSAA schools demonstrate compliance with established standards which are designed to support ongoing improvement. 


Accredited with Wisconsin Religious & Independent Schools Accreditation (WRISA) program by the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS), the 4th largest school system in America.

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MLHS meets or exceeds all standards for the Wisconsin Department of Instruction.  See below for our latest DPI Report Card. Please note, due to COVID-19 there were no new ESSA identifications or state accountability report cards issued during the 2020-21 school year.
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Accredited with WELS School Accreditation (WELSSA). WELSSA is a process in which the school evaluates its current education      practices, seeks sound methods to build on its strengths, and determines new ways to grow and strengthen the educational ministry of the school.


Wisconsin's Parental Choice School; a private school voucher program, offers school vouchers to students whose families meet certain income qualifications.


Accredited with The National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA). NCPSA is dedicated to the accreditation process as a viable and responsible means of establishing a witness of school excellence. 


MLHS has been certified and authorized by the Department of Homeland Security to take in and enroll F visa international students through the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)

MLHS Graduation Requirements

Theology- 4.0 Credits
English - 4.0 Credits
Social Studies - 3.0 Credits
Mathematics - 3.0 Credits
Science - 3.0 Credits
Physical Education - 1.5 Credits
Health - 0.5 Credits
Fine Arts - 1.0 Credits

Personal Finance - 0.5 Credits
General Electives - 4.5 Credits

TOTAL CREDITS - 25 Credits to Graduate from MLHS

For a more detailed look at Manitowoc Lutheran High School,

check out our 2023-2024 profile brochure.

If you have further questions or wish for more information about Manitowoc Lutheran High School, contact Ryan Holper, Admissions Director, or Ryan Hulse, Guidance Counselor. 

Manitowoc Lutheran High School prides itself on setting high educational standards for every student who comes through our doors. Our goal is to meet each student where they're at academically, and then work to prepare them for whatever their future may be. Five year trends for ACT scores from MLHS are at or well above average for all subjects.  Our most recent DPI School Report Card can also be viewed here.

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