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Did You Know?

  • Luther College High School is recognized as one of the four best university preparatory schools in western Canada with as many as 96% of Luther graduates pursuing post-secondary educations. 

  • Luther graduates have gone on to universities such as Harvard, Oxford, Pennsylvania State, McGill, Queen’s and other renowned educational institutions throughout Canada, North America and the world.

  • Did you know there is a 3rd floor to the boy's dorm? It was traditionally assigned to upper level students who were more mature & responsible. Students who lived up there in the 1940’s confessed, in hushed tones, to having a radio when those devices were against school policy.

  • Students admitted to Luther College are not required to be Lutheran or Christian. By welcoming students of all faiths and religious backgrounds, Luther College enjoys a richly diverse student body.

  • The first LIT was held on January 31, 1953. That year it was a one-day tournament involving sixteen teams from Southern Saskatchewan. All preliminary games were played cross court, two games at a time.

  • In the late 1920's, during an in-house baseball tournament, Rex Schneider entered a team called "Prof Schneider's Battling Lions." This is the first hint that someday Luther teams would be known as the Lions.  

  • When the College was first looking to relocate from Melville to Regina, it considered land at College & Winnipeg, College & Broad, and 23rd & Albert, finally settling on 18 acres of land on the west end of property owned by Government House, now called Royal Street.

  • Do you know someone in Kindergarten to Grade 8 that would like to be part of the Luther Family? Encourage them to join the Future Luther Student program!

Library

Online Catalogue

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Oscar Sonstelie Library

The Oscar Sonstelie Library at Luther College High School houses over 7,000 print resources including reference materials, fiction and non-fiction resources, maps, and audio-visual materials. Students have access to reputable academic databases including Cengage World History, Cengage Science and JSTOR.

Sixteen desktop computers and a printer are available for student use. Classes can book time in the library for research or book one of two laptop carts for use in the classroom.

Above all, the Oscar Sonstelie Library is a place where students are welcome to study and learn in a quiet, productive and friendly environment. It is open from 8:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. daily. During regular hours, a teacher-librarian is available to help students and faculty with their research and navigation of the library resources. Dorm students also have after-hours access to the library for studying and research under the supervision of Assistant Deans.