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How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in Dallas Lutheran School.  We look forward to helping you find the right school for your child. Contact the Admissions Director, Katie Mayfield, with any questions or any assistance with the application process listed below.


Schedule a personalized tour of our school with Katie Mayfield.  

Apply-  The application is available online. 

Send Release of Records form to the school your student currently attends.

 Set up a Shadow Day for your student. 

Schedule the ISEE (See Testing Information below.)

Once we have received all the items above, we will schedule an interview with the principal.

Upon receipt of Letter of Acceptance, pay enrollment (Priority $350 or Late $850) and technology fees, and tuition.

Dallas Lutheran School (DLS) encourages prospective students to apply as early as is convenient for the family. The application must be completed with supplemental forms before the parent-student interview will be scheduled.  The application fee of $100 must be submitted with your application, and the enrollment fee is due upon acceptance to Dallas Lutheran School.

Creating an Online Application 

The 2022/2023 application will open on November 1, 2021. To begin the Online Application process, please create an account. Once you have logged into your account, create a new student application for your child.  You will then have the flexibility to Log in and out of your account and access your child's application at any time.  There you will be able to print the completed application, monitor when the school receives supplemental application forms, and if necessary, reprint the supplemental forms. 

Want to know more information than is available on our website? You can request more information, or contact our Admissions Office.

Application Dates and Deadlines


Applications Open Online: November 1, 2021.

$100 Application Fee Due with Submission

Priority Application Deadline: January 31, 2022

Supplemental Application Documents and ISEE Results Deadline: February 15, 2022

Principal Interviews: February 14–March 11, 2022

Priority Acceptance Offers Mailed: March 14, 2022

Applications will be accepted after the Priority Application and Enrollment dates, but will be considered late; offers will be made on a space available basis. 

Enrollment Fee After March 25, 2022 is $850

Financial Aid:

Priority Financial Aid Applications including all Supporting Documents Deadline: February 14, 2022



Dallas Lutheran School Entrance Information

DLS uses the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE). The ISEE is a three-hour test. Students may test at a number of sites, in the Dallas area, including DLS, and online.

DLS will administer the ISEE on several Saturdays during the testing season.

Fees vary according to advance registration.

Registration and payment for the ISEE test must be completed in advance. For information regarding testing locations and fees, or to register your child for the ISEE test, visit



Dallas Lutheran School does not discriminate in any manner contrary to law or justice on the basis of face, color, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran's status or national origin in its educational programs or activities, including employment and admissions.



Katie Mayfield




Dallas Lutheran School has full state accreditation in Texas through the Texas Private School Accreditation Commission (TEPSAC) and on the national level through National Lutheran Schools Accreditation.