General Info & FAQs
What is Manitowoc Lutheran High School (MLHS)?
MLHS is a 4 year private Christian High School started and run by a federation of Lutheran Churches in the area surrounding Manitowoc.
How many students attend MLHS?
2019-20 Enrollment: 209
How many faculty members teach at MLHS? 
23 full-time teachers and 2 part-time teacher serve our students. 
Is MLHS accredited?
MLHS is accredited with Wisconsin Religious & Independent Schools Accreditation (WRISA) program by the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS), the 4th largest school system in America. MLHS also meets or exceeds all   standards for the   Wisconsin Department of Instruction.
MLHS is 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 for the benefit of both students and parents to the glory of God.
MLHS is accredited with National Federation of Nonpublic School State Accrediting Associations (NFNSSAA). NFNSSAA maintains and advances high standards of quality for the diverse member schools in our Association. Using a process of self-study and external review, NFNSSAA schools demonstrate compliance with established standards which are designed to support ongoing improvement. 
MLHS is 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 is a member of The National Honor Society (NHS). NHS is the nation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to recognize those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, and character.
MLHS is accredited from Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) and meets all the qualifications of a quality music program.
What kind of computer technology does MLHS have?
MLHS makes significant use of technology to enhance the learning opportunities for all our students.  In addition to a designated computer lab available to all, every student is equipped with laptop for use in school and at home throughout their time at MLHS. This 1:1 Technology initiative allows students to retain ownership of the device upon graduation while also allowing rolling updates to new devices with each new incoming freshman class!
What extra- and co-curricular activities are available?
MLHS offers:
What are MLHS' colors and mascot? 
  Our school colors are red and gray, and our mascot is a Lancer (a knight on a horse). A Lancer is a soldier, so the name was chosen because the Christian students at MLHS are soldiers of the cross, always ready to fight sin and Satan with the sword of the Spirit, which is the Word of God.  
How much does it cost to attend MLHS?
MLHS only exists because of the dedication and commitment of Manitowoc area Christians who believe in the the importance of a Christian education. This tremendous support keeps student tuition at roughly half of what it actually costs to educate a student. MLHS never wants finances to be a barrier that hinder a family from the blessing of Christian education. Multiple programs are available to assist families in reducing the cost of tuition. Please contact the school for more information. You can also visit at any time.
Can I arrange a tour of the school? 
Absolutely!  We would love you to come for a campus tour. Contact our admissions director, Ryan Holper at rholper (at), or call (920) 682-0215.  We would be happy to show you around!


"To Our God and Father be glory forever and ever" ~ Philippians 4:20