Faithful Disciples, Academic Excellence, Christian LeadersSt. John’s Lutheran Early Childhood Center, Elementary and Middle School is the primary mission of St. John’s Lutheran Church.
We are first and foremost a Christian school, which also maintains high academic standards.
We are fully accredited, and proud of our highly qualified teaching staff.Excellent national standardized test scores (MAP and EXPLORE) Click to see comparative dataChristian Education/Discipleship is taught in class four days a week; Chapel is held each Wednesday in the church sanctuary.
We offer childcare from 6 weeks through 3-year-old and 4-year-old Preschool classes, full day Kindergarten classes, and Grades 1-8. School hours are 8:00-3:00 and students are supervised beginning at 7:30 a.m.After School Care is available until 6:00 p.m. through the Early Childhood Center for an hourly rate. Hot Lunch program
Secure, safe environment. All doors are locked during the school day. Visitors must check in at the office.Excellent school/parent communication via Sycamore, a website that enables our parents to access teacher newsletters, student assignments, student grades, school news, school calendars, and e-mails from the principal.
International Connection and Mission with our sister school Colegio Luz y Vida located in Salquil Grande, Guatemala.Grade K-8 classrooms and the Media Center are equipped with Smart Board Technology. Service Learning through monthly visits to care facilities, mission projects, encouraging card ministry, jump rope for heart
Extra-curricular sports including volleyball, soccer, basketball, cross country, & track
Music opportunities: Recorder instruction in 4th grade, Beginner Band in 5th grade, Advanced Band for gr. 6-8, Choirs available in gr. 2-8, Handbells in grades 5-8. Weekly library instruction for each grade PK3-Grade 5
Title 1 teacher for grades K-4 and a resource teacher provides academic assistance for grades 5-8 and enrichment for grades 3-8
Spanish instruction 5 days a week for our Middle School studentsWeekly Introduction and beginning Spanish instruction in grades K-5National Spelling Bee participation beginning at the local levelAnnual Science and Academic Arts FairJunk Wars and Knowledge Bowl participation at the Middle School Level
Technology instruction using Chromebooks in our classrooms; students learn word processing, internet safety, power point, spreadsheets, keyboarding, and much more
Field trips for all grade levels (including Madison for 4th grade, 3-day Outdoor Education for 7th grade, and alternating annual trips for 7th & 8th grade to Washinton D.C. and the Creation Museum in Kentucky)
Volunteers are ALWAYS welcome. We are grateful for all helping hands, and we delight in seeing parents involved in their children's school life here at St. John.