What is NLSA?
National Lutheran School Accreditation (NLSA) serves as the accrediting body for Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod schools across the United States and the world. Continue reading here.
NLSA Resources for Schools & Early Childhood Centers
- NLSA Application
- School Resources
- Power Practices Webinars
Schools facing extreme extenuating circumstances may request to be granted an Accreditation Extension for their NLSA application period or term of accreditation.
Indiana District Resources
- Indiana District Annual NLSA Reporting Template
- Early Childhood Accreditation Resources
- Directions on How to Submit Reports
- List of Indiana Schools Accreditated by NLSA
All reports are due by May 15th to the Indiana District Office. Send to the attention of Amy Mews.
Indiana District Contacts
NLSA Indiana Commissioner: Scott Schumacher
NLSA Elementary Consultant North: Fred Weiss
NLSA Elementary Consultant South: Carl Schulenburg
NLSA Early Childhood Consultant: Kathy Frank
District Education Executive: Dr. Kevin Brockberg
NLSA has partnerships with other accrediting agencies. Schools are are interested may have dual accreditation with the following agencies.
- AdvancEd Accreditation
- CCLS – Classical Lutheran Education
NLSA is recognized as valid school accreditation by the State of Indiana.