Established in 1873, St. John Lutheran School is a Christian day school that serves students in pre-kindergarten through grade eight. It has an enrollment of more than 300 students and offers programs in Spanish. St. John Lutheran School s curriculum includes math, geography and science. It provides sports activities, such as cross-country, volleyball, basketball, and track and field. St. John Lutheran School has a parent-teacher league that manages various volunteer groups and provides funds for the school. Its staff includes teachers and a counselor and nurse. The school is accredited by the North Central Accreditating Association and the Missouri Non-Public School Accreditating Agency. Its learning center provides various computerized programs for students with reading and processing disabilities. The school additionally offers preparatory classes for Scholastic Aptitude Test. St. John Lutheran School is one of the ministries of St. John Lutheran Church and is located in Ellisville, Mo.