Asheville is a wonderful place in which to live and raise a family. There is such a rich culture with plenty of alluring outdoor activities and great weather to keep kids beginning to go outside and see God’s creation. Emmanuel Lutheran School is proud to provide Asheville families with the highest quality private education in the heart of western North Carolina. For over sixty years, we have been preparing children for today, tomorrow, and forever.
At Emmanuel Lutheran School, our purpose is to Emmanuel Lutheran School provides an academically challenging, Christ-centered education in a caring environment. Our mission is to share the gospel of Jesus Christ by providing a Christ-centered education for all children, whether church or un-churched, without distinction for socio-economic status, race, national or ethnic origin, or religious creed. We equip children to become successful and productive members of society and church throughout their academic experience.
At our Asheville area private school, your children will be challenged academically and spiritually. They will benefit from smaller class sizes, averaging 10-15 students per class. Our faculty members are well educated and experience to provide the highest quality of education for our students. Our school is accredited by the National Lutheran Schools Accreditation and AdvancEd.
If you would like to know more about our school or schedule a tour, contact the school office. We are here to help guide you through the process of choosing your Asheville area private school. ELS is a proud STEAM school. STEAM is an educational movement that combines science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics to foster critical thinking, problem-solving and collaboration by applying all the disciplines together. We would be happy to answer any questions you have and introduce you and your children to the Christ-centered education offered here at Emmanuel Lutheran School.