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Welcome to the Evangelical Lutheran Church Schools (ELCS-Ghana)

The Evangelical Lutheran Church Schools-Ghana (ELCS-G) was established as a limited guaranteed Company, to oversee the educational arm of the Lutheran church by providing distinctive Christ-centered inclusive and child-friendly (operating in the best interests of our children) basic education in a safe, supportive and relevant environment, whilst developing responsible global citizens for the future. 

ELCS-Ghana has held unwavering to its reputation as a manager of a prestigious league of schools delivering first-class basic education in Ghana. Though professionally recognized in 1999, the Evangelical Lutheran church schools-Ghana has built a sturdy forty- years track record of establishing individual schools since 1974. Presently, six fully functional mainstream schools have been established in strategically placed locations within Accra, Kumasi and North-East to offer unrivaled Christian education and support to the community. Today the Lutheran schools can boast of over 2500 pupils, 220 teachers and 150 non- teaching staff nationwide in its 5 mainstreams schools.

Our Management

All Lutheran Schools are managed by the Evangelical Lutheran Church Schools-Ghana (ELCS-G) an off spring of the Lutheran Church Ghana.

The remit of ELCS is to provide strategic direction to Lutheran Schools in order that they may achieve their objective of bringing quality basic education to the doorstep of every Ghanaian Child.

ELCS is head quartered in Awudome, North Kaneshi, Accra and has at its helm the Director of Schools Mr. Joseph Lanbon ably supported by a five-member senior management team.

Our Vision

Our Vision is for all students, through the power of the Holy Spirit, accept Jesus as their personal savior through a Christ-Centered education, while preparing responsible citizens in a safe, supportive environment for a successful future.

Our Mission

To offer quality education such that, the Evangelical Lutheran Church Schools-Ghana becomes a school of choice so that children who pass through our educational system will develop their potential and be equipped for service to God and mankind.

Our Motto

Our motto is, Faith, Knowledge and Service.


We believe in the saving grace of our Lord Jesus Christ and the power of the Holy Spirit to impart wisdom and transform lives.


 We are unrelenting in our pursuit of knowledge which we believe is the single most important ingredient for transforming our society. To this end, we make academic excellence our hallmark.


We make it our aim to share our knowledge, time and resources with our family, friends and the underprivileged as we believe God endows us with wonderful gifts so that we can in turn be a blessing to others.

Our Core Values



Lutheran Schools are a prestigious league of schools with a track record of over four decades focused on delivering first class basic education in Ghana. Admitting children from as early as  6 months Pre-School department right to the Junior High School Department.

The schools combine Montessori teaching methods with the GES curriculum to raise open-minded pupils equipped to excel in the 21st Century. At the Lutheran Schools, we believe every child is unique and so we go an extra mile to adopt a child-centred approach to teaching and learning. We are committed to leading every child down the path of self-discovery to ensure they achieve their fullest potential, enrol your child with us and join this great partnership of educating the future of Ghana the ‘Lutheran Way’.

The right education for a guaranteed future.