St. Johns Lutheran School

  • 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.

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St. Johns Lutheran School places among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Religious AffiliationWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedExtended Learning
Year Founded1856

Student Body

Total Students259 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeSt. Johns Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
22%
Average Class Size21 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School Uniforms, Navy bottoms, light blue blouse or polos)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,000
Tuition Notes$2,000 for first child of family for K5-8, $1,500 for second child, $1,125 for third child.
% on Financial Aid
1%
Average Financial Aid Grant$971
Admissions DirectorDavid Rust
Admissions AssociateSheila Alonte

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Math Club, Science & Art Fairs in a rotating yearly schedule, Social Studies

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Play/Musicals

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 

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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
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