At St. John Lutheran School, we offer 11 sports teams throughout the school year. Students are encouraged to use their God-given athletic abilities to give glory to God in all they do. Sports program are open to students in grades 5th - 8th, with some available to 4th grade students such as track and cross-country. Additional extra-curricular sports programs are held during the year as well such as TGA golf and i-9 soccer.
5th & 6th Grade Girls Volleyball
7th & 8th Grade Girls Volleyball
4th to 8th Grade Co-Ed Cross Country
5th to 8th Grade Co-Ed Soccer
5th & 6th Grade Girls Basketball
7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball
5th -8th Grade Girls Cheerleading
5th & 6th Grade Boys Basketball
7th & 8th Grade Boys Basketball
4th to 8th Grade Co-Ed Track
St. John Lutheran School belongs to the North Suburban Lutheran Athletic Association (NSLAA) and our league references the guidelines of the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA).
- Our Shepherd, Birmingham
- St. Luke, Clinton Township
- Trinity, Clinton Township
- St. Peter, Eastpointe
- St. John, Fraser
- Immanuel, Macomb
- St. Peter, Macomb
- Peace, Shelby Township
- Trinity, Utica
Objectives and Eligibility
Our athletic program is available to 5th to 8th grade students. 4th grade student may participate in Cross Country and Track as well as other sports if needed to field a team.
- To learn how the use of our physical skills can bring glory to God
- To practice Christian ethics and sportsmanship
- To provide social events for students and parents
- To provide students with self-improvement techniques, physical skills training, physical conditioning, commitment to team concepts, establishment of priorities and goal attainment
- To provide an additional avenue for creating school spirit
- To use staff coaches whenever possible, due to their expertise in child development and synodical training. Adult / parent coaches will be used when needed, with the approval of the athletic director.