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The Kenya Project

Posted by Mai Choy on Oct 16, 2018 6:00:00 AM

We are sharing various stories from the Kenya Project Team and their recent trip to Kenya with World Vision.  This initiative is successful because of the prayers and support from the Faith Family.  Every student at the school has the opportunity to donate $25.00 or more to sponsor a child through World Vision.  Our partnership with the village of Bandaptai, Kenya is long term and we hope to make a lasting, positive impact through your support.  

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Esther the Comfort Queen Part 3

Posted by Courtney Burns on Oct 2, 2018 5:48:00 AM

Welcome back to school! School is in full swing and we are in the thick of things in October.  Esther and I just wanted to check in and give everyone an update.  

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Topics: Esther, comfort dog, counseling, Jesus Christ, education, lasvegas, relationships

7 Tips for High School Freshmen

Posted by Scott Fogo on Aug 28, 2018 11:59:46 AM

You might feel a mix of emotions at the beginning of your high school career.  There is some uneasiness based on the increased academic rigor, the high-stakes of college admissions, and, of course, new social interactions.  However, these same three factors should also be cause for excitement.  The following are seven simple hints for easing the tension and having a fun and successful high school career.

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Topics: freshman, college, homework, time management, anxiety, advice

5 Tips for Surviving the Middle School Transition

Posted by Sarah Harper on Aug 27, 2018 12:00:00 PM

We wanted to bring back one of our first blog posts written by Mrs. Sarah Harper our Middle School principal.  Starting a new school, coming into middle school, or returning after a whole summer off can be tough!  Middle isn't easy but here are some tips that can ease the transition. 

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Topics: middle school, transition, teen, parent, independence, activities

Food for Thought: The Williams Research Greenhouse at Faith Lutheran

Posted by Stephen Blank on Aug 21, 2018 5:45:00 AM

What if your product is… learning?  What if your mission… is to produce prepared students?  What if the beauty of ‘abundance’ includes plants... but is not limited to plants?...We saw what abundance looks like, and we saw it possible for every Faith student.  The Faith community agreed.

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From Darkness to Light

Posted by Dr. Steve Buuck on Aug 14, 2018 5:35:00 AM

The first day of school means excitement, new and old friends, and maybe some anxiety.  In the first chapel message of the year, Dr. Buuck reminded students that Jesus is the Light of the World and because He conquered the darkness of our sin, we can live in the light that is Christ's forgiveness, grace and mercy.

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New Faces at Faith

Posted by Mai Choy on Aug 7, 2018 5:30:00 AM

The first day of school is almost here!  Meet our new teachers in middle school and high school and learn about why they are awesome.

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Fail and Flourish: The Williams Research Greenhouse at Faith Lutheran

Posted by Stephen Blank on Jul 3, 2018 3:09:32 PM

“Why are we building a Greenhouse?”  A skeptical 8th grader asks.  The purpose of this greenhouse is bigger than the plants, but rather than getting knee deep in a philosophical discussion about best educational practices with a thirteen year old, I instead reply, “It will have fish...” Based on their reaction, the student is satisfied.

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Topics: outdooreducation, collaboration, co-curricular, independent children, resilience, education, extracurricular activities, middle school, high school, Christian school, greenhouse, researchgreenhouse

Goodbye for Now...

Posted by Dr. Steve Buuck on May 30, 2018 3:00:00 PM

The campus is (relatively) quiet this afternoon.  We just finished our farewell all faculty/staff luncheon where we say “see you later” to those staff members who are not returning next year and to our ten month employees who are not required to be on campus during the summer.  

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We've Come This far By Faith

Posted by Elyanne Washington on Apr 26, 2018 11:39:40 AM

The first week of February marked a new tradition for Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School.  The school celebrated its first annual African American Celebration.  The theme was, “We’ve Come This Far by Faith”.  

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Topics: collaboration, Jesus Christ, gifts, music, performance, activities, blackstudentassociation, africanamerican, blackhistorymonth

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