+Faithful Disciples + 

+Academic Excellence + 

+Christian Leaders+

Our mission

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...

  • Daily Christian Education taught across the curriculum.
  • Weekly chapel on Wednesdays, where families are also welcome
  • Middle School students receive Discipleship instruction from pastoral staff.
  • 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 services for students in grades K-4.
  • Full time Resource instructor for all students, as needed.
  • 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 classroom open house events
  • Integrated technology throughout the school with student Chrome Book use.
  • Classrooms are equipped with Newline touchscreen displays for interactive learning. 

Equipping Christian Leaders...

  • Service Learning through monthly visits to local 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 and forensics.
  • Opportunities to share knowledge by participating in interscholastic contests like the National Spelling Bee (local level), Junk Wars, and Knowledge Bowl.
  • Students are put in mixed groups called "Chapel Families" to encourage care, respect and mentorship.
  • Volunteer opportunities abound for our parents, so their students see the value of sharing their time and talents through service.