About St. John Lutheran School in Rogers City, Michigan

But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength.
They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary,
they will walk and not be faint. ~ Isaiah 40:31

Why St. John?

St. John Lutheran School offers a Christ-centered, child-focused, and personalized environment at a safe and secure campus. We offer the following programs which are open to the community:

Preschool Program

Kindergarten-8th Grade Education

After School Care

Summer Splash Childcare Program

Each of these programs focuses on relationship building and self-growth in addition to academic excellence. We exist to assist and support parents and the church in bringing children up in the “nurture and admonition of the Lord.” Our school motto is “Where Faith and Family Soar”.

St. John 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.


St. John Lutheran School is accredited by the National Lutheran School Accreditation who serves as the accrediting body for the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod schools across the US and the world. The accreditation decision is based upon the school’s compliance with national standards for Lutheran schools that reflect the essential qualities that are expected of Lutheran schools.

Mission Statement

Founded in 1916, St. John Lutheran School is a PreK-grade 8 center of learning that provides diverse learners a Christ-centered, learner-focused, academically excellent education and is dedicated to child well-being so that learners prioritize personal academic growth focused on spiritual, emotional, social, and physical wellness. This is accomplished through an immersion in a Christian environment, purposeful friendship, academic excellence, and connectedness as learners prepare for service to God and others.

Vision Statement

St. John Lutheran School nurtures, equips and inspires faith and family to soar, fostering Christian disciples in a family environment focusing on academic excellence and emotional well-being.