Admission Process

New Student Enrollment:

Welcome! We are delighted you have chosen to explore admission to Messiah Lutheran Classical Academy, a preschool through grade eight day school in Keller TX.  MLCA admits students of average to above average academic ability that will prosper in its restful, delightfully rigorous learning program. MLCA graduates will be prepared to enter the high school of their choice. The process is orderly and designed to assure a great private school fit for your child. We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming information meeting and tour.

  1. Sign up for a one hour information session and tour of MLCA by clicking Contact Us below. Tours are conducted weekly on Thursday at 2 pm when school is in session.
  2. Complete the  Online Application including payment of the application fee of $100.
  3. Schedule entrance testing with the MLCA Admission Associate which includes an Education Records Bureau entrance testing fee of $105.
  4. Read An Introduction to Classical Education, Dr. Christopher Perrin, Classical Academic Press in preparation for the family interview.
  5. Schedule a family interview with the MLCA Principal.
  6. MLCA will send an admission decision communication.
  7. Upon acceptance, submit the Tuition Payment Preference Form (TPPF), all supplemental forms, and the following:
    1. Preschool and PreK: $125 registration fee and $250 tuition down payment.
    2. K – 8: $250 registration fee and $500 tuition down payment.

*All tuition and fees paid are non-refundable.*


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


Any questions? To see how your child, too, can benefit from a classical education at MLCA, or to sign up for a tour, contact us!