News and Events

Can I have that in a sentence, please?

Achievement. OK, it’s supposed to be I before E except after C. So … Achievement. A-C-H-I-E-V-E-M-E-N-T. Achievement. Whew. I got that right, and I’m still in the competition. But like most of us who’ve found spellcheck to be a true blessing, I’m no competition for Lutheran South Unity School seventh-grader Lwin Moe Aung, who’s off… Read more »

Concordia fifth-graders help IPFW celebrate

Fifth-grade students at Concordia Lutheran Elementary School in Fort Wayne are doing their part in Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne’s signature 50th anniversary project, Sculpture with Purpose. The Concordia Lutheran School fifth-graders have decorated a bicycle that will be featured in artist Suzy Hendrix’s “A Time for You,” one of the 50 Sculpture with Purpose… Read more »

Put August 16 on your lineup card

We need your help filling Parkview Field on Saturday, August 16, as we celebrate the unique resources we have in northeast Indiana-18 Lutheran schools-with The Lutheran Schools Partnership’s Fourth Annual Lutheran Schools Night at the TinCaps. This event is one of the largest gatherings of Lutheran-friendly families in the region. For $7 a ticket, you… Read more »

St. Paul’s boys take national tourney, finish 36-0

Congratulations to the St. Paul’s Lutheran School boys basketball team for winning the National Tournament of Champions in Valparaiso, March 28-30. St. Paul’s defeated Garden Homes Lutheran School from Milwaukee to gain the championship and complete an undefeated 36-0 season. For the St. Paul’s Bears and for the coaching staff, headed by Jerry Ratzburg, this… Read more »

IMPACT is back

For over 20 years, our Lutheran schools have offered a weeklong professional-development experience designed to promote critical-thinking skills, and we’ve called it IMPACT (Involving Minds in Problem Analysis and Critical Thinking). There are two definitions of the word “impact.” The first is to have a strong effect on someone. That’s a good descriptor of what… Read more »

Students pitch in for Kids Against Hunger

On February 21, students from Emmanuel–St. Michael Lutheran School visited Lutheran South Unity School, where students from both schools packaged more than 36,000 meals for hungry children in the Philippines. The event was in support of Kids Against Hunger, a national organization that has a local chapter in Fort Wayne. With donations from church congregations… Read more »