FAQs

Is CHS a college preparatory school? 

Yes, 98% of our graduates attend college. 

 

Where do your students attend college?

Our alumni attend a variety of colleges and universities.  Please check our school profile with a full list of where our students have been accepted. 

 

Are you accredited?

CHS is accredited by the National Lutheran School Accreditation (NLSA) and Texas District Lutheran School Accreditation Commission which is authorized through the Texas Education Association. 

 

Is CHS a Christian School? 

Yes. CHS is affiliated with the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. This Biblically based denomination supports Christian education from preschool through college. To find out more about the teachings and beliefs of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, visit the website at www.lcms.org

 

Do you have students of other faiths?

Yes, we are a Christian campus.  We have students from all walks of faith. 

 

Do I have to take religion classes?

Faith development courses are required each year. Freshman and sophomores take Old Testament and New Testament. Juniors and seniors take World Religions and Christian Leadership. Faith development courses help all students grow in their knowledge of scripture and application of God's word. 

 

Do you have uniforms?

Yes, we require students to wear uniform polo shirts with dress pants, shorts or skirts.  Polo's are available for purchase in The Cardinal Cart, a spirit wear store operated by The Cardinal Boosters. 

 

Do you offer tuition assistance?

Yes, we us a  program called Individualized Family Tuition to determine the amount that each family can afford to pay.  While each family might pay a different amount, they each share in the same level of commitment to private Christian education based upon their current financial situation.  We see Concordia High School as a mission to touch as many lives as possible..  

 

What are the school hours?

8:25 am to 3:35 pm. 

 

Do you offer before or after school care?

Yes, students are monitored, by a teacher, before school starting at 7:00 am and after school until 5:00 pm. Currently, we do not charge for this service. 

 

How many students attend CHS?

Currently, we have 130 students that attend CHS in grades 9 through 12. 

 

How old is the high school?

The high school opened in 2002. 

 

Do you have a bus or transportation system?

We have 2 buses in operation for our athletic teams and field trips and 2 buses dedicated for daily bus routes before and after school.  The Central route runs between CHS and Redeemer Lutheran School at 1500 W. Anderson Ln. in Austin.  The north route runs between CHS and Starbucks at Wolf Ranch Town Center in Georgetown and Walmart at 1431 and Ronald Reagan in Cedar Park.  Contact Traci Dube for more information: traci.dube@chsaustin.org

  

Is the ISEE test mandatory?

Yes, we require this placement test for all incoming 9th grade students. 

 

What foreign language classes do you offer?

We offer Spanish (levels 1-4). 

 

What sports do you offer?

Baseball

Basketball (Men’s JV & Varsity) 

Basketball (Women’s Varsity)

Cheer

Cross Country

Dance (JV & Competitive Varsity)

Football (6 man)

Golf 

Soccer (coed) 

Softball

Tennis

Track

Volleyball (Women’s Varsity)