The December 2017 edition of the LCMS School Ministry Mailing is available for use and distribution! Articles this month include the following:
Michael J. Yurk, principal of St. Paul Lutheran School, Grafton, WI is one of 62 “National Distinguished Principals” chosen by the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) for 2017! Text taken from NAESP Press Release: https://www.naesp.org/sites/default/files/ndp/ndp17-pvt-wi.pdf.
As you register, please note: Disney has provided a unique opportunity for LSAC administrators to experience the Disney parks and its Disney Youth Education Series. Each of the two experience options has a maximum of 150 registrants available on a first-come, first-served basis to administrators who register at the Basic Registration level (not spouses, emeriti, or exhibitors). Administrators who participate … Read More
In celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Reformation A-Z: Celebrating the Reformation With God’s Youngest Blessings is a coloring book for early learners that will help educators teach specific parts of the Reformation in the classroom and help families engage in Reformation learning at home. Filled with 26 wonderfully-illustrated pages, Reformation A-Z allows young learners to come face-to-face … Read More
ST. LOUIS, MO – August 28, 2017 – We are pleased to announce the selection of the 2017 National Lutheran School (NLSA) School Shepherd, Pastor Peter A. Schmidt, who serves at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church and School in Waukesha, Wisconsin. The Lutheran School Shepherd Award was established by NLSA to honor a faithful pastor who provides outstanding encouragement, support and … Read More
Recently, the National Lutheran School Accreditation (NLSA) Commission met to accredit schools and conduct the business of the organization. The 2017 commission accredited 102 schools at its annual meeting in July. Several of the schools were awarded special recognition as Schools of Distinction. Miriam Webster’s dictionary defines distinction as “an accomplishment that sets one apart.” This year, five schools distinguished … Read More