St. John Lutheran School

St. John is a family oriented small parochial school whose mission statment is to nurture children academically and spiritually toward a life of witness and service in Christ.
St John Lutheran School is affiliated with The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod, and we exist as a congregation of this church body to proclaim to our community and world God's saving love in Jesus Christ our risen and living Lord.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedReading/ Math Specialist
Year Founded1846

Student Body

Total Students146 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. John Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
Advanced CoursesAlgebra I, Spanish I
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(polos and khakis)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition Cost for school year 2020-2021 is $3595 for the 1st Child and $2850 for the 2nd Child and for 3rd Child $1975
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Katie Gundell
Admissions AssociateTerrie Licht


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBadminton, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBadmintonBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Leggo Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Education, Full Music & Instrumental Program

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
My children are thriving and growing at St John. The entire school feels like a community who loves learning and love God.
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This is a great school. Everyone is like family. The education is exceptional!
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