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Students at Orange Lutheran High School are encouraged, supported, and mentored to develop their relationship with Jesus Christ as they pursue their High School diploma from a school that prepares them for university and beyond.
Offering a personalized and balanced approach to education, programs are designed to engage students through a process of inquiry, exploration, and discovery through diverse opportunities in a caring Christ-centered environment.
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For 50 years, OLu has provided students from grades 9 to 12 with a private Christian education featuring a challenging curriculum that prepares them for their future endeavors, all within a Christian framework designed to help our students to internalize the gospel message of salvation in Jesus Christ.
With our smaller classroom sizes, world class facilities, quality teachers and support staff and a competitive athletics program, your children will have the opportunity to discover new passions, hone critical skills, and grow into Christ-minded individuals who embody our core values.
For students who require support in creating a flexible learning schedule, OLu offers online classes through our blended options, while still providing your children with a typical high school experience.
OLu Missions engages students in service through outreach and combining on-campus ministries with coursework. A unique blend of local engagement, international and domestic partnership, and in class learning creates a rich environment for students to share, demonstrate, and experience Christ’s love.
Students grow, explore, and serve the world around them with the support of a caring community that is rooted in Christ. When students graduate, they are equipped for a meaningful life of purpose.
OLu offers a premium private education that weaves biblical truth and teaching throughout all aspects of our students learning.
Our curriculum offers personalized, holistic student development with an academic program delivered by expert educators that results in our students consistently scoring higher than the national average in California.
With seven additional Academies for extended learning options, Honors options and AP classes, our students can experience almost endless learning opportunities.
Our flexible options means that no matter the situation, OLu offers your family a schedule that suits your current needs.
With schedule choices varying from full-time on-campus learning, to full-time online, or anything in between, OLu provides the same quality experience regardless of how much time your child can spend on campus.
OLu graduates matriculate to some of the top universities including Harvard, USC, MIT, Vanderbilt, Vassar, and Princeton, to name a few.
High school is more than a diploma. The next four years will shape who they are, preparing them for a world beyond our campus. Both our blended and Hyflex learners have the same access to campus life as our full-time, on-campus students.
At OLu, we want our student life to reflect the vibrancy we see within our student body. Whether it’s athletics, performing arts, clubs or mission trips, prom, pep rallies, service opportunities, or even just hanging with our support dog, life at OLu is never boring.
As a school founded on the mission mandate of Jesus Christ, our students have the opportunity to participate in mission work at home or internationally.
Missions trips offer opportunities to share and experience Christ’s love via construction projects, disaster relief, elderly care, tutoring, children’s clinics, and much more. All students are strongly encouraged to participate in a Missions trip beginning in their freshman year, as there are no prerequisites or prior experience needed.
OLu students have currently served over 400,000 hours in 20+ countries and six states.
Renowned for its ability to prepare graduates for career and artistic success, OLu's Arts Programs and Performing Arts Academy are created to empower young artists of all disciplines. OLu offers:
Our faculty and staff provide a unique means of student expression through award-winning visual, vocal, instrumental, dance, and theatrical productions that capture their passions and emotions.
Known for a long tradition of athletic excellence, Orange Lutheran has 24 athletic programs for boys and girls with nearly 65% of our student body actively engaged. As part of the nationally recognized Trinity League, student-athletes compete at the highest levels of high school sports in the country.
OLu athletes continue to draw the attention of top college recruiters through our high ranking athletic programs that have garnered 30 CIF and 8 state championships.
Since 2010, over 300 elite college-bound student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to participate at NCAA and NAIA schools.
Beyond college, Orange Lutheran graduates have competed on the professional level in the NFL, NBA, MLB, and the Olympic Games.
On Campus: Students who attend school on campus full-time will enjoy the easy access to our facilities, learning support and student-life activities. Located in Orange, California, our campus is home to rich academic experiences, state-of-the-art facilities and a modern environment that is equipped to suit the needs of all our students.
Blended On-Campus + Online: For students who require some level of flexibility during the school year, our Blended option is the best of both worlds - our students enjoy the vibrant on-campus atmosphere while also learning asynchronously at a time that is most convenient to them.
As part of our Blended program, students still have access to all learning support services, extracurricular activities and Mission trips.
Full-Time Online: For students who are unable to attend classes on campus, Orange Lutheran Online (OLO) is the easy solution for families finding it challenging to deal with busy schedules.
International: International students who attend OLu are seeking a genuine American high school experience. We quickly help integrate them into our community via our student-led organization Diffusion, and also provide additional support with the help from an International Student Counselor.
At OLu, our state-of-the-art facilities are intentionally designed to provide our students with an optimal learning environment that meets their academic, social and extracurricular needs.
Whether it's in our general classrooms, Learning Commons areas, Science labs or Art classrooms, you will witness how we invest back into the student experience and provide our students with the tools they need to thrive.
Our 715-seat Nechita Theater provides space for lectures, performances, recitals or workshops and is elegantly designed to enhance the learning experience.
Our Lancer Pride is on full display in our two full-size gymnasiums, and our beautifully maintained field is the perfect venue to support our student athletes.
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