Christian Education for Life

We help students navigate the rocky high school years.

Our teachers don't just teach, they invest in the lives of their students. We prepare students for college and whatever journey God has planned for their lives.

Christian Education for Life

We educate students not just for college acceptances, but for a meaningful life of learning and serving their Savior in whatever journey God has planned for them. From personal growth in faith huddles to the academic rigor of science courses, from developing skills in athletics to learning to serve each other despite our differences; we understand the challenges high school students face, and we value mentoring students throughout these sometimes rocky years.

Curious what this looks like? Come visit and see for yourself.

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Rocky Mountain Lutheran is an accredited, Christian high school located in the Denver metro area. We provide a college prep curriculum, a five days per week schedule, higher than average college entrance scores, and teachers who value mentoring high school students.

Our mission is to use the Word of God to prepare students as disciples of Christ by nurturing their spiritual life and developing their intellectual, physical, and social skills for dedicated service to their Savior.


Do you have extracurricular programs and activities?

Yes, we offer a variety of programs including Athletics and Arts as well as extracurricular activities such as National Honors Society and Student Government. Students can also participate in their local public school sports teams through a program enabled by CHSAA. Contact us to find out more.

Do you have classes 5 days a week? What are your school hours?

Yes, our classes meet in person Monday through Friday from 8:50am to 3:15pm. Doors open at 7:30am and after school sports and activities typically run from 3:45pm until 5:30pm, with after school supervision until finished.

Are you an accredited high school?

Our school has received exemplary accreditation status with WELSSA, a national accrediting agency under the National CPSA Council for Private School Accreditation.

Does our family need to attend a certain church in order to go to school at RML?

No, students come from a variety of backgrounds -- over the years we've had students from many different churches, denominations, and religious backgrounds.

Do you provide transportation?

With students from over 17 communities in the Denver Metro area, we understand the importance of transportation, and the need to find a solution that works for your family. To find out more about van transportation or carpool options, please contact

News & Events

Summer Break has begun for us at RML! We are grateful for a blessed 2020-21 school year and are already looking ahead to the fall. Just a few notes for you for over the summer:

Office Hours

RML will be open from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, Monday through Friday, during the summer months. The school will be closed for a week to observe the July 4th holiday: July 5-10.

Chris Reagan Memorial Golf Tournament

The annual Chris Reagan Memorial golf tournament will be played on Friday, July 9 at the Thorncreek Golf Course. The Chris Reagan Foundation will be awarding a $1000 scholarship toward tuition at Rocky for this coming school year. The tournament is a 4 person, best ball scramble. Information about registration, hole sponsorships, and donating items for the drawings can be found at:

RML Summer Youth Basketball Camp

Rocky Mountain Lutheran is hosting a summer basketball camp for students entering grades 4-8th. The camp will be held July 19-22 from 9-11:30am at the Reunion Rec Center (17910 Parkside Dr N, Commerce City, CO 80022). The cost is $50/participant. Registration can be made by sending in the registration form or online by visiting:

Class of 2021 Transcripts

Graduated seniors, if you need transcripts sent to a college, please contact Mr. Nofftz: We do not automatically send out transcripts. We do so only with a request from you. In addition, we will only send official transcripts if all of your course work is complete and your financial commitments to RML are fulfilled.

Mid-summer Letter

We will send out a mid-summer letter in early July highlighting important information for the start of the 2022-21 school year. This letter will include information about fall sports, tuition payment options, orientation, etc. We are attaching the latest version of RML Key Dates 2021-22 in this email.

New Student Orientation

New students for the 2021-22 school year, please mark Sunday, August 8 on your calendars for RML's new student orientation.

First Days of School

The first day of school for new students will be Wednesday, August 11. The first day of school for all RML students is Thursday, August 12. More details about these events will be given in the mid-summer letter.

Yearbooks for 2020-21

Yearbooks will be available the week of August 8 for those who have purchased them. We will mail any purchased yearbooks to the Class of 2021.

If you know a family that would benefit from Christian education at RML, send them our way! We would love to schedule a tour and show them what is special about our school. Thank you for sharing the good news about RML!

We look forward to another school year beginning in August and pray for a blessed future for all of our Class of 2021 graduates!

As a private school that desires to keep tuition affordable for families, we are grateful for the support of our nineteen Federation churches along the Rocky Mountains.

Our parent church body is the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS). WELS has operated schools since the 1850s and is one of the largest private educational systems in the United States, including one seminary, two colleges, two prep schools, twenty-four high schools, over three hundred elementary schools, and over four hundred preschools.