Heartland Lutheran High School Admission FAQS

Heartland Lutheran High School provides excellence through a Christ-centered, rigorous education to meet the spiritual, academic, and social needs of our students in a welcoming family environment.

What grades does Heartland Lutheran High School serve?  Heartland Lutheran High School serves Central Nebraska by offering a Christ-centered, rigorous education to students in grades 9-12.

How do I schedule a tour of Heartland Lutheran High School? Call or email the school (308-385-3900 or office@heartlandlutheran.org) to set up your tour today.  A faculty or staff member would love to provide you the opportunity to see our wonderful facilities as well as answer any questions you may have.

How can I get a student or family perspective on Heartland Lutheran High School? Call or email the school (308-385-3900 or office@heartlandlutheran.org) and we can get you in touch with a family with similar situations and interests.

When does the application process begin? Heartland Lutheran High School is now taking applications for the 2020-2021 academic year. Heartland Lutheran High School usually begins taking applications for freshman after January 1 and reviews applications for transfers throughout the academic and calendar year.

What steps are required for admission to Heartland Lutheran High School? The application process can be started by filling out the inquiry form. Information packets and applications will be sent to those who complete the inquiry form. You can also get your application by contacting the school (308-385-3900 or office@heartlandlutheran.org).

What paperwork is part of the admissions process?  The required paperwork for admissions is listed below.

     1. Copy of birth certificate

     2. Immunization records

     3. Copy of most recent report card (beginning grade 9) or current academic transcript (transfers in grades 9-12)

     4. Application

     5. Recommendations

     6. Release of Information form

Is there an entrance exam to enroll at Heartland Lutheran High School?  Heartland Lutheran does not currently have an entrance exam, but it does require a math placement test or MAPS testing scores for incoming ninth grade students.

Are there visitation or shadowing days for prospective students? Absolutely! We would love to have you come visit and see first hand the exciting opportunities and feel the welcoming family environment that sets Heartland Lutheran High School apart. Contact the school (308-385-3900 or office@heartlandlutheran.org) to set up a day that works for you.

Are there open house opportunities for prospective families? Yes! Heartland Lutheran High School offers periodic open houses that are open to everyone. Check the admissions page or contact the school (308-385-3900 or office@heartlandlutheran.org) to see if there is an upcoming open house scheduled.

Does Heartland Lutheran High School offer sibling discounts? Sibling discounts (20%) are offered for tuition. Please check the tuition & financial aid page or contact the school (308-385-3900 or office@heartlandlutheran.org) for more information.

Does Heartland Lutheran High School offer financial aid?  Heartland Lutheran High School does offer financial aid through the Mark 10:14 program. The financial aid is offered on a need basis and Heartland Lutheran High School uses FACTS to determine need. Please check the tuition & financial aid page or contact the school (308-385-3900 or office@heartlandlutheran.org) for more information.

Does Heartland Lutheran High School accept International Students?  Yes! Heartland Lutheran loves to welcome the cultural diversity and learning opportunities that International Students provide. All International Students must submit a TOEFL score in addition to the other required paperwork for admission. There is an annual fee of $3,000 for all international students. Upon payment and acceptance Heartland Lutheran will issue I-20 paperwork to the student.  Heartland Lutheran can help locate, but does not guarantee housing for International Students.

Heartland Lutheran High School

3900 West Husker Hwy 

Grand Island, Nebraska  68803

Phone: (308) 385-3900

Fax: (308) 381-7415


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