St. Johns Lutheran School

4001 South 68th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53220-0532
Tel: (414)541-5881
Grades: PK-8 | 227 students
St John's Lutheran school provides a high quality Christian education for your children to better prepare them for the world ahead.
Our Pastors, Teachers and Staff are also committed to giving them the best possible academic education.
St. John's Evangelical Lutheran School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.
It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Extended Learning
Year Founded 1856

Student Body

Total Students 227 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Johns Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
22%
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School Uniforms, Navy bottoms, light blue blouse or polos)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $1,430
Tuition Notes $1430 for first child of family for K5-8, $945 for second child, $459 for third child.
% on Financial Aid
1%
Average Financial Aid Grant $971
Admissions Director David Rust
Admissions Associate Sheila Alonte

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Choir, Play/Musicals, Math Club, Social Studies, Science & Art Fairs in a rotating yearly schedule Math Club, Choir, Play/Musicals,
Social Studies, Science & Art Fairs in a rotating yearly schedule,

School Notes

  • Call the office to schedule an appointment with our principal. Mr. Rust will meet with new parents, answer any questions you may have and give an individualized tour. 
  • The State of Wisconsin released 2014-2015 testing data results recently. Every Choice student and public school student in grade 3-8 in Wisconsin took the Badger Exam. I wanted to share the results with you.
  • St. John's Lutheran School placed as the top school of all Milwaukee Parental Choice Program schools (75) in math and number four overall in English Language Arts. Not only did we place as the top private school in the city of Milwaukee, our numbers exceeded the overall sate average. The percentages represent students who are considered proficient or advanced in the subject area.
  • St. John's results    ELA-53%     Math-62%
  • MPCP                    ELA-27%     Math-16%
  • MPS                      ELA-26%     Math-16%
  • State Public School Average  ELA 51%     Math-44%
  • Join with me in congratulating our students and our teachers for a job well done. 
  • Jesus remains the focus of our day at St. John's, preparing children of our church and community for life and eternity through Jesus. As our theme at St. John's for this year states, "Fix your eyes on Jesus," pray we continue to keep Jesus as our priority and pray God would continue to bless us.     David Rust, Principal 

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Martin Luther High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St John The Evangelist School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John The Evangelist School (1.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenfield
    Grades: PK-8 | 190 students
    1.2 miles
    8500 W Coldspring Rd
    Greenfield, WI 53228
    (414)321-8540
    1.2PK-8
    190
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: PK-8 | 276 students
    1.2 miles
    3132 S 63rd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53219
    (414)321-1350
    1.2PK-8
    276
  • Milwaukee
    Oklahoma Avenue Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-9 | 39 students
    1.4 miles
    5335 W Oklahoma Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53219
    (414)543-3580
    1.4K-9
    39
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: PK-8 | 75 students
    1.4 miles
    3201 S 51st St
    Milwaukee, WI 53219
    (414)546-9578
    1.4PK-8
    75
  • Greenfield
    Greenfield KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.6 miles
    8650 West Forest Home Ave.
    Greenfield, WI 53228
    (414)425-1943
    1.6NS-PK
    n/a

School Reviews

The state of Wisconsin released 2014-15 testing data results recently. Every Choice student and public school student in grades 3-8 in Wisconsin took the Badger Exam. I wanted to share the results with you. St. John's Lutheran School placed as the top school of all Milwaukee Parental Choice Program schools (75) in math and number four overall in English Language Arts. Not only did we place as the top private school in the city of Milwaukee, our numbers exceeded the overall state average. The percentages represent students who are considered proficient or advanced in the subject area. St. John's results: ELA 53% Math 62% MPCP ELA 27% Math 16% MPS ELA 26% Math 16% State Public School Average ELA 51% Math 44% Join with me in congratulating our students and our teachers for a job well done. Jesus remains the focus of our day at St. John's, preparing children of our church and community for life and eternity through Jesus. As our theme at St. John's for this year states, Fix your eyes on Jesus, pray we continue to keep Jesus as our priority and pray God would continue to bless us. David Rust
- Posted by Administrator, 05/20/16

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The average private school tuition in Milwaukee, WI is $3,905 for elementary schools and $9,123 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Milwaukee, WI is 96% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).