Admissions

Welcome to Holy Cross Lutheran School

Welcome! Thank you for taking the opportunity to visit our site and learn more about Holy Cross Lutheran School.
We LOVE our school and think you will too. We’ve been striving to provide comprehensive, educational instruction to children for over 50 years and continue to do so today. Our approach is to encompass the whole growth of a child academically, emotionally, socially, and spiritually as they mature.

We look forward to partnering with you and your family in providing the best education for your child!

Glance at our Year

Our school calendar is a traditional 9 month school year.

  • K-5 class times are from 8:10 a.m. to 3:25 p.m.
  • Middle School class times are from 8:10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Our school calendar follows closely to USD 259.
You can find our annual calendar here.

Admissions Checklist

The following check list is to help guide you through the process.  Items marked with an asterisk are required.

Should you have any additional questions or concerns, we are only a phone call away! 316-684-4431

Entrance Age

The State of Kansas mandates the entrance age of kindergarten for all state accredited schools. For that reason all early childhood entrance ages are based upon the kindergarten age. These entrance ages are:

  • Preschool 3: Must be 3 yrs old by December 31st of the school year (and fully potty trained)
  • Preschool 4: Must be 4 yrs old by August 31st of the school year (OR pass developmental screening)
  • Junior Kindergarten: Must be 5 by December 31 of the school year (OR pass developmental screening)
  • Kindergarten: Must be 5 yrs old by August 31st of the school year

Tuition

Our congregation is blessed to offer the following tuition rates based on the support we get from members of Holy Cross Lutheran Church.  Tuition is auto-drafted on the first of every month.

  • Tithing-based tuition
  • Reduced tuition rates for members
  • Non-member rates based on cost of education per child
  • Scholarship for those who qualify

To see a full list of tuition rates and fees for the school year, click here.

Financial Assistance

For better efficiency and confidentiality, we are now using an online financial aid processing company, Confidential Financial Services (CFS) is the process we use for Financial assistance if needed.

The following information will be needed to apply:

  • $40 fee to apply (processing fee)
  • Deadline – May 1
  • School code – 11124

Please contact Adrian Peppers at 316-684-5201 if you have any questions.

Our Faith

Mission Statement:

We, through God’s grace, nurture spiritual, academic, physical, emotional, and social growth in children by guiding them to become responsible citizens and members of the body of Christ.

This Year’s Theme:

“Real. Present. God.”