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Rochester Central Lutheran School


Enrollment Process

Welcome to RCLS! 

>Step 1

Schedule a virtual meeting or in-person tour with the Admissions Team, or Early Childhood Director, Mrs. Lynn Schoppers.

>Step 2


  • Re-enrollment for current families opens in January 2023.
  • Open Enrollment for all grades opens on February 1, 2023. Acceptance offers will be extended as space allows.

Families wanting to enroll for the current school year may do so by emailing

After parents have met with the admissions team, students may enroll via the Bobcat App portal. The Enrollment Office will provide instructions.

>Step 3

Applying for Variable Tuition? Families who think they may qualify are strongly encouraged to complete the application in the Bobcat App portal by March 1 in order to receive priority consideration. Notification of Variable Tuition will be made in April.

>Step 4

Your Tuition Agreement will be emailed to you in April (or within two weeks of acceptance when applying after March).  

The return of this contract by May 1 will secure your student's place in the 2023-24 class. 

You have found the right place for your child, and we are honored to partner with you in the important work of establishing a foundation for life and learning.


RCLS admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, or sex to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. RCLS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color national and ethnic origin, or sex in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, and athletic and other school-administered programs.