Interests and passions drive all of us toward hobbies, volunteerism and in many cases, careers. That’s why all of us here at LuHi take great care to nurture the passions of our students.
By now, you’ve seen the signs, read the emails, or heard someone talking about Beauty and the Beast. This year's LuHi Musical is one of the most iconic Disney movies of all time. It has become a hit on the Broadway stage as well. So how does Lutheran High plan to bring this “tale as old as time” to the stage?
So frequently in life, we are determined by our performances. We think getting into heaven looks like what Jack and Patrik had to go through to get into worship class. Unfortunately, some people think this is what it’s going to look like in heaven: a process of weighing our deeds and trying to live up to expectations.
When Sandra Esparza contacted Mr. Hollenbeck about making a donation of art supplies to the LuHi Art Department, neither could have predicted the collaboration that was to follow. Sandra’s husband, Henry Esparza, was a lifelong artist who split his time between his studio in Denver and Fountain Hills, AZ. After Henry passed away in May 2018, Sandra was left with art supplies, unfinished works, and a desire to pass on his legacy.
Earlier this summer, a group of 10 students, 4 parents and staff spent a week in El Nino, MX - about 15 miles east of Tijuana - serving the Comunidad Cristiano El Nino (CCEN) church. This is LuHi’s third year partnering with Christ for the City mission organization to serve the community. CCEN, led by Pastor Daniel Nunez, works with a ministry called Kingdom Builders which is part of a larger ministry, Ministerios Transformacion (TM).
"I've been so busy. I needed that." Pastor Aaron Kotila, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran, Nashville
LuHi Senior Emily Luplow will be heading to Valparaiso University to study Health Science with the goal of earning a Masters of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies and pursuing a career as a Physician’s Assistant (PA).
Last fall, a new club was added to Lutheran’s gamut of extracurriculars: Equestrian. It’s easy to notice this club at Lutheran’s Open Houses for prospective students because it can be differentiated by the saddle and riding boots next to their table. The equestrian team, though small, is now in full swing.
When LuHi Sophomore Beth Chwialkowski heard her dad talk about his experience doing a trial run competition for CyberPatriot through his work, she was immediately interested. Knowing that Lutheran High School is always open to students starting new clubs, she began to pursue forming a Cyber Security Club (CSC) that would participate in national CyberPatriot competitions.
“Without tradition, our lives would be as shaky as...a fiddler on the roof!”