All girls Kindergarten through 5th grade are welcome to join the Little Flowers! Little Flowers Girls' Club teaches virtues by helping mothers & daughters grow in faith together. We learn about the Saints, memorize Scripture, & practice virtues through service. Girls earn flower badges for their sash & get to wear it to school one day a month. Large group events include a service project, a field trip & Mother-Daughter Tea at the end of the school year.
To find have someone contact you to look for the registration table at Back to School Night!
GOTR coaches work directly with girls, leading them through the national Girls on the Run curriculum, teaching them healthy habits and training them for a "practice 5K" at their GOTR site. The season begins on Tuesday, August 27th and runs for 10 weeks. The St. John's group meets Tues and Thurs from 3:30-4:45. At the end of the season, the girls and coaches have the option to participate in the official GOTR 5k race at Air Park on November 2nd.
Some perks of volunteering with GOTR:
- Early bird registration to ensure your runner has a spot on the team.
- Satisfies your school volunteer hours requirement
- Free registration for the 5k for you and your runner
- Free GOTR coaches T-Shirt
You don't need to be a runner to be a GOTR Coach!!
If you have questions about GOTR or are interested in coaching in 2019 please contact Lindsey Dresden.
“Taking Flight as Followers of Christ”
Our school mission is to create a Christ-centered learning community that prepares students to be successful lifelong learners. We aim to accomplish this by committing to providing opportunities that promote the development of every student’s unique gifts and talents, empowering each child to become a responsible, respectful, and caring citizen who lives the Faith. The Jets Ambassador Program is designed to help students use their God-given gifts of leadership, perseverance, and commitment to lead our school and exemplify a life of disciples of Christ.
Qualities of a Jet Ambassador
Dependable - Responsible - Respectful - Humble Mature - Honorable - Faithful Disciples
Page One Nebraska is a competitive reading program for Catholic School students entering grades 3-8. Children read a wide range of award-winning books and participate in fun activities throughout the year related to those books.
We will begin meeting after Christmas break on Sunday evenings in the school library to prepare for the competition in April.
Booklists are on the Page One website. Books can be found in St. John’s School library or Lincoln City Libraries.
- Level 1: 3rd and 4th grade
- Level 2: 5th and 6th grade
- Level 3: 7th and 8th grade
Builder's Club is a "student-led" community service organization for 6th, 7th, and 8th-grade students. It is sponsored by the Lincoln Northeast Kiwanis Club and the Circle K Club at the University of Nebraska. Its goal is to develop leadership qualities in young people through experience in volunteer service.
The Board of Directors is comprised of the officers and a representative from each class. The officers and the class representatives are elected by the members of the club. The meetings are run by the officers, and work is carried out in committees. We usually do one service project a month outside of meetings.
The Board of Directors meet on the 1st Tuesday of each month and the general meeting is on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. All meetings are held in the Library
Mrs. Regan is the faculty advisor and Mr. Kruse is the Kiwanis advisor.