Mr. Macord Johnson, Principal
Education: Bachelor of Science in Education from Martin Luther College with a minor in Science
Favorite thing about being a teacher: Helping with whatever they need
Favorite Bible Passage: “No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will it not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it.” I Corinthians 10:13
Hobbies: bird hunting, water skiing, and flying
Contact Mr. Johnson: 507-317-3653
Mr. Randy Ristow, Athletic Director
Education: Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Dr. Martin Luther College with a Science concentration and Biology minor
Favorite thing about being a teacher: Helping students to learn about being a better Christian person through life lessons. Students’ “Aha” moments are also awesome to see.
Favorite Bible Passage: “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.” Philippians 4:8
Hobbies: snowmobiling, motorcycling, enjoying time with my family
Contact Mr. Ristow: firstname.lastname@example.org
Miss Anna Endorf, Technology Coordinator
Education: Bachelor of science in Education from Martin Luther College with an emphasis in Social Studies (1999)
Favorite thing about being a teacher: I enjoy seeing students grow in their faith and knowledge!
Favorite Bible Passages: “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 AND “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who[a] have been called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28
Hobbies: reading, travel, and learning about anything.
Contact Miss Endorf: Annaliese.Endorf@prairielutheran.us
Mrs. Rachel Markgraf
Education: Bachelor of Science in Education from Martin Luther College with a minor in Social Studies (2013)
Favorite thing about being a teacher: I enjoy getting to know each student over the two years that I have them in my class. It’s fun to see them grow and learn more about their Savior.
Favorite Bible Passage: “But those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” Isaiah 40:31
Hobbies: cooking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends
Contact Mrs. Markgraf: email@example.com
Miss Olivia Knudsen
Education: Bachelor of Science in Education from Martin Luther College (2017)
Favorite thing about being a teacher: I love watching the children grow – academically, spiritually, and physically – from the beginning of the year to the end!
Favorite Bible Passage: “If God is for us, who could be against us?” Romans 8:31
Hobbies: painting, playing board games, traveling, spending time with my cat
Contact Miss Knudsen: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs. Katherine Wenner
Education: Martin Luther College
Favorite thing about being a teacher: Sharing the love of Jesus & reading new books!
Favorite Bible Passage: I can do All things through Christ who gives me strength. Phil. 4:13
Hobbies: spending time with family, baking, gardening, watching movies
Contact Mrs. Wenner: katherinewenner@
Mrs. Naomi Evenson
PreK 3 and 4
Education: Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Dr. Martin Luther College with an emphasis in Language Arts
Favorite thing about being a teacher: Hearing students say how God loves us SO much, retell Bible stories, and sing to Him wholeheartedly!
Favorite Bible Passage: “And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Phil. 4:7.
Hobbies: spending time with family, reading, cooking, swimming