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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 292 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,200
  • Average class size: 27 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Extended Learning
Year Founded
1856

Student Body

Total Students
292 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
69%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade
St. Johns Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
22%
Average Class Size
27 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(School Uniforms, Navy bottoms, light blue blouse or polos)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$2,200 for first child of family for K5-8, $1,700 for second child, $1,200 for third child.
Average Financial Aid Grant
$300
Admissions Director
David Rust
Admissions Associate
Sheila Alonte

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

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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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 292 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,200
  • Average class size: 27 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Milwaukee, WI is $5,326 for elementary schools and $9,712 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Milwaukee, WI is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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