Every five years, Lutheran high schools, elementary schools, and early childhood centers across the United States undergo the process of accreditation through our synods National Lutheran School Accreditation teams. The process is time consuming and takes a strong commitment by the principal or director and the committee that helps with gathering the needed information. So, […]
January 27- February 2, 2019 National Lutheran Schools Week is a perfect time to highlight all the great things happening in our Lutheran schools across the Mid-South District. “Real. Present. God.” is the theme for the 2019 National Lutheran Schools Week celebration. The associated scripture verse is Psalm 46 and schools are encouraged to pick […]
Congratulations Avilla Christian Academy & Zion Lutheran Church Congratulations to Zion Lutheran Church and Avilla Christian Academy in Alexander, AR on meeting all accreditation requirements. Mid-South District Education Executive Allen Piepenbrink (R) recently visited the church to present the accreditation certificate to Pastor Michael Schleider (L) and Principal Richard Meyers (C).
In 1943, a rumor that spread throughout North America like wildfire! The rumor was that anyone could buy a brand new Ford car for the price of one penny. The rumor was that if anyone would bring in a new, 1943 US copper penny, they could buy a new Ford car. People by the thousands, […]
Each year brings new trials and triumphs. In 2017 the ministry of First Lutheran in Knoxville had both, and has emerged a stronger more well equipped ministry. We have been blessed with growth in enrollment which has presented wonderful ministry opportunities and renewed excitement for our future. We loved being able to educate our new […]
It has been a busy year at Our Savior Lutheran Academy in Nashville, TN. Our staff, students and families are giving back and blessing those who are in need in our local community! Throughout our first semester, our Academy has hosted several donations drives and outreach events which included: a community blood drive with the Red […]
Principal Lindsey Hoffman at First Lutheran School in Knoxville accepts the accreditation certificate for preschool and elementary school from the Mid-South District Education Executive, Allen Piepenbrink. CONGRATULATIONS FIRST LUTHERAN!
Students at St. John’s participate in a variety of school and community activities. In the fall, the students collected over 1500 items for the local ICCM Food bank. The school and church also hosted a meeting for The Call, an organization that helps place foster children. Students in Kindergarten – 6th Grade raised $2300 for […]
Friday, June 23 @ Mid-South District Office Terry Schmidt, Director of Schools for LCMS, will be conducting NLSA Training at the Mid-South District office in Memphis on Friday, June 23 from 10:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The focus of this training will be to have individuals in the district who will be able to serve on accreditation teams. […]
The LCMS Office of National Mission and School Ministry recently introduced the 2017-2018 Chapel Talks and National Lutheran Schools Week (NLSW) materials. Both are available for schools to access and use in their planning for the upcoming school year. Both resources can be found on LuthEd.org through the Chapel Talks and the National Lutheran Schools […]