Columbia Lutheran School is a classical Lutheran elementary school owned and operated by Bethany Lutheran Church in The Dalles, Oregon.
The school opened for the 2014–2015 school year offering kindergarten through fourth grade with four students. In the third year, CLS launched the upper grades classroom (grades 5–8) with three students. The 2017–2018 school year is our fourth, beginning with eight students in 5th-8th grade, along with ten students in grades K-4.
In time, the intent is also to serve pre-K students.
Bethany Lutheran Church and Columbia Lutheran School are part of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod, an American church body based in Mankato, Minnesota, where it operates a 4-year liberal arts college and seminary.
Columbia is also affiliated with Evergreen Lutheran High School in Tacoma, Washington.