St. John Lutheran School

Thank you for your interest in St. John Lutheran School located in Rochester, Michigan. At St. John, we offer an excellent Christian Preschool to 8th Grade program!
Our program meets and exceed state standards, and we are accredited by the Michigan Assocation of Non-Public Schools as well as by National Lutheran Schools Accreditation.
Preschool includes PS3`s, Pre-K 4's, and Young 5's, with half and full day options for each.
Kindergarten includes half and full day scheudle options as well as a half to full day progression option.
In addition to core subjects, students in K - 8 have specials including Music, Art, Spanish, and P.E.
Please contact us at 248-402-8012 or for more information. We look forwarding to hearing from you!

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. John Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Full Time Lutheran Special Education Ministry (LSEM) Teacher
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
St. John has a dress code for K - 8. Preschool & Young 5's attire is casual. nd also provide a gently used uniform program. Casual days are approximately two times each month.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition rates provided with inquiry Tuition assistance program available for K - 8
Admissions Director
Beth Dameron


Total Sports Offered
6 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
American Sign Language, National Engineers Week Future City Competition

Club or Organization:
Boy/Girl Scouts, Chess Club, Drama Club, Total Golf Adventures

Arts and Music Programs:
Advanced Band, Beginner Band, Choir

School Notes

We welcome your visit to learn more about our program!
  • Preschool: Half and Full Day 3's, 4's and Young 5's options
  • Kindergarten:Full-Day, Half-Day and Half-to-Full Day schedules
  • Elementary: Kindergarten to 5th Grade
  • Middle School: 6th - 8th Grades
  • Spanish Instruction: K - 8th Grades
  • Special Classes Taught by a Specialist: Physical Education, Art, Music, Band, Foreigh Language (Spanish) and Computers
  • Technology:Promethean Boards in all grade levels, iPads available for Preschool through 5th Grades, Chromebook instruction in 1st - 5th Grades, 1-to-1 Chromebook in MIddle School
  • Daily Hot Lunch made on-site,available for K - 8 as well as for Full Day 3's, 5's and Young 5's students.
  • Licensed Before and After School K - 8 Care Room as well as Preschool/Young 5's Care Room:Available from 7:00 AM until 6:00 PM
  • Bus Transportation: Available for families residing in Rochester Community Schools.
  • Athletics and Extra-Curriculuar Programs available.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does St. John Lutheran School offer?
St. John Lutheran School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is St. John Lutheran School's ranking?
St. John Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Michigan for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.
When is the application deadline for St. John Lutheran School?
The application deadline for St. John Lutheran School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
I have three children that attend St. John Lutheran School. I feel wonderful knowing that I am sending them to a school that is Christ centered. My children are receiving a high quality education by teachers who are passionate and loving. It is nice to be assured that the morals and values that I am trying to teach at home are being reinforced daily. I am proud to say that this school is my children's home away from home!
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I am a parent of two elementary students. St. John is providing a well rounded education for my children. There is such a warm atmosphere at St. John providing my kids an extended family. I highly recommend St. John!
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My son has attended St. John K-8th grade. This school has given him a loving Christian atmosphere with high academic standards. There are many ways for students and parents to involved in the this community. Caring teachers and staff. A real family feel!
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wonderful, warm, safe and supportive! The teachers and staff are top notch and offer a personal and professional atmosphere for students and parents!
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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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