Globe and Cross  Christ Lutheran School

   Training Minds, Shaping Hearts & Transforming Lives to

                     Engage the World with Jesus Christ!

        Since 1988 - 7701 Candelaria Rd NE - Albuquerque, NM 87110 - (505) 884-3876

Admissions Hotline:

(505) 210-3663

2 Year Olds through 8th Grade


Christ Lutheran School is a co-educational Christian Day School for Preschool through grade 8 and was founded in 1988 by Christ Lutheran Church, an member congregation of Rocky Mountain District of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, which has the largest Protestant parochial system in the United States, offering a Christ-centered education for students from preschool through College and Graduate programs.  

1988   Christ Lutheran School started as a preschool in 1988 in our Parish Hall.

1996   Kindergarten was added to the school in a new building.

1997   We grew and added First Grade.

1998   Second Grade was added.

1999   A Second New Building was constructed with 2 classrooms, a library and computer lab. Third and Fourth Grades were added to our growing school. Throughout these early years we continued to build a quality staff, focused on providing the best Christ-Centered Education available in the Greater Albuquerque area!

2000   Fifth Grade added!

2001   A temporary portable building was brought in for Sixth Grade. Planning began for the construction of a brand new school building to service the needs of our growing school.

2002   Seventh Grade added.

2003   Construction was completed on a 150,000 sq. ft. Education and Office Building. Eighth Grade added!

2005   A relocated 2,000 sq. ft. Library and Media Center were completed!

2009   We dedicated our Fine Arts Building, housing our School Bands and Art Programs.

2012  Long-Range Planning undertaken to provide for the "build-out" of current facilities and construction of a new facility to meet the growing needs of both Church and School Ministries.

2014  The long awaited "build-out" of current facilities began! Our newly finished space was dedicated in the Fall with the start of the new school year. Design and planning for a new facility with gymnasium and classrooms to meet the growing needs of both Church and School Ministries continues to unfold.


To learn more about the benefits of a Christ centered education, schedule an Educational Success Consultation with our administrator.