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, while also maintaining high academic standards.
We are fully accredited, and proud of our highly qualified teaching staff.Christian 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 Fast Direct, a website that enables our parents to access teacher newsletters, student assignments, student grades, school news, school calendars, and occasional 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, the Media Center, and the Computer Lab are all equipped with Smart Board Technology. Excellent national standardized test scores (MAP and EXPLORE) Click to see comparative data
Service Learning through monthly visits to care facilities, mission projects, encouraging card ministry, jump rope for heart, blood bank
Extra-curricular sports including volleyball, soccer, basketball, cross country, track, cheerleading and softball
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 classes four days per week for grades 6-8Introduction and beginning Spanish twice per week 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 in our PC Computer Lab; 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 camp for 7th grade, Washington DC for 8th grade)
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.