School History

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church launched their school ministry in 1982 with the implementation of a preschool program. For twenty years, the preschool program flourished. The church committed to expanding the program, and more growth began to take place.

  • 1982 preschool program begins
  • 2001 elementary school is added
  • March of 2003 worship center, classrooms, offices, nursery, and commons are constructed
  • September of 2009 a prekindergarten class is added, offering a third year of preschool
  • September of 2010 extended care is offered
  • September of 2012 6th grade is added with a new grade added each year after that
  • June 2015 the first 8th grade class graduation
  • Expected September 2018 a gymnasium, school offices, five classrooms, media center, and youth room.

It is the school’s mission to partner with families, building a foundation of faith, knowledge, and discipleship.

Contact Info

  • 2101 S. Hacker Rd, Brighton, MI 48114
  • 810-227-6473
  • school@sotlschool.com
  • sotlschool.com
  • Our Church and School

    Our Church
    Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod.

    Our School
    Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran School in Brighton, Michigan is an accredited, Christian school for students in preschool through eighth grade.

    School Video
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    Text: Our Church
    Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod.

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