St John’s Lutheran School and Kindergarten

St John’s Lutheran School and Kindergarten is a Christian community striving for excellence. It caters for children from Kindergarten through Year 6.  It is located at 33 Aberdeen Street in Newtown.

Ms Jill Lange-Mohr is the Head of Geelong Lutheran College (GLC), which comprises two campuses, St John’s, Newtown Campus and Geelong Lutheran College, Armstrong Creek Campus. Mrs Sue Ellis is the Principal of same.

Mr Stephen Illingworth serves a the Head of Primary at Geelong Lutheran College, St John’s, Newtown Campus. He took up the position at the beginning of 2020, having previously served as a classroom teacher in the School. (Stephen was a student of the School some years ago.) Stephen, along with the team of teachers, continues to provide a quality education in a Christian environment which has been the School’s primary aim since its establishment in 1962.

St John’s Lutheran Kindergarten offers classes for both 3 and 4 year old children. The Kindergarten provides a great grounding in basic skills and in a Christian environment which prepares the children well for entry into primary school. The Kindergarten makes the transition into primary school at St John’s Lutheran School very welcoming but also prepares the children well for primary school wherever they attend.

Please phone the School office for more information about the School or Kindergarten. (03) 5221 5221. You can also find more information on the School website –