Faithful Disciples + Academic Excellence + Christian Leaders

A little about us...

St. John’s Lutheran Educational Ministries is the primary mission of

St. John’s Lutheran Church.  We are first and foremost a Christian school, maintaining high academic standards. We are fully accredited by National Lutheran School Accreditation, and we are proud of our highly qualified teaching staff.

Nurturing Faithful Disciples...

  • Christian Education class time three times per week in each grade
  • Weekly chapel on Wednesdays
  • Weekly all-school devotions on Fridays
  • Supporting mission projects through weekly chapel offerings
  • Classes participate in a card ministry, sharing Jesus' love through encouraging messages

Inspiring Academic Excellence...

  • Standardized test scores that meet and exceed state and national scores (MAP & EXPLORE).
  • Music instruction is part of the regular curriculum, including recorder instruction in 4th & 5th grades.
  • Weekly Library instruction.
  • Title 1 and Resource teacher for students in grades K-4, and Enrichment programs for grades 5-8.
  • Spanish class is part of the Middle School curriculum, offering opportunity to earn one year of high school credit. Students in K-5 grade receive introductory Spanish instruction twice a week.
  • Field Trips are a regular part of our curriculum, with classes visiting Riveredge Nature Center, Museum of Wisconsin Art, JA Biz Town, JA Finance Park, The Milwaukee County Zoo, and the State Capitol.
  • Sharing learning experiences through our annual Academic & Arts Fair (held each spring)
  • Integrated technology throughout the school with student iPad and Chrome Book use.
  • Classrooms are equipped with 80 inch smart TVs, Apple TV and Chromecast for integrated learning.

Equipping Christian Leaders...

  • Service Learning through monthly visits to care facilities.
  • Community outreach through activities like Jump Rope for Heart.
  • Extra-curricular Athletic activities that encourage our students to bear witness of our EAGLES Core Covenants.
  • Extra-curricular Arts activities that share the God-given talents our students have in art, music, and drama.
  • Opportunities to share knowledge by participating in interscholastic contests like the National Spelling Bee (local level), Junk Wars, and Knowledge Bowl.
  • Students participate in "Chapel Buddies" where younger students are paired with older students for learning through mentorship.
  • Students in 5th-8th grades volunteer with our hot lunch program.
  • Volunteer opportunities abound for our parents, so their students see the value of sharing their time and talents through service.