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  • LCS Community
    on June 2, 2020 in Remote Learning

    We are closing out the school year and while I am confident that everyone is ready for a much needed break, I also believe that we need our community around us more than ever. As we take this time to rest and recharge, I ask that we continue to uplift our LCS community and ... Read more →

  • Elementary Field Day
    on June 2, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, community, elementary

    We had a great field day! Thank you to all the students who participated and to all the parents who kept track of scores and submitted them. Congratulations Mrs. Person’s Class for being our overall field day winner! In second place – Mrs. Holmes’ ... Read more →

  • Kindergarten Celebration
    on May 29, 2020 in Remote Learning

    Mrs. Person and Mrs. O’Neill put together an amazing virtual kindergarten celebration! Congratulations 1st graders! Continue reading Kindergarten Celebration at Pilgrim Journey.

  • LCS Community Webinar
    on May 20, 2020 in Remote Learning

    Thank you to everyone who joined us for the LCS Community Webinar on May 20. Wendy Hofman, Head of School, communicated how LCS is responding to the pandemic crisis and talked about initial planning and priorities as we prepare to re-open the school in August. If you were ... Read more →

  • High School Service Week
    on May 19, 2020 in Remote Learning

    This week is officially designated as High School Service Week at Lansing Christian School. While the world around us has changed with COVID-19, that doesn’t mean students are unable to serve others. At LCS, we recognize the value of service and work to encourage ... Read more →

  • 2020 Top Ten LCS Seniors
    on May 18, 2020 in Education

    Congratulations to our Valedictorians, Salutatorian, and Top Ten students! Duncan Bieber – will be attending Michigan State University Madison Carter – will be attending the University of Michigan Colin Cassidy (Valedictorian) – will be attending the ... Read more →

  • New Pilgrim Post – Senior Tribute Edition
    on May 14, 2020 in Student Work, Christian, high school, Remote Learning, seniors

    We are excited to share the latest edition of The Pilgrim Post, our LCS student newspaper. This edition is a tribute to the Class of 2020. It contains memories from the senior class, advice from alumni, and notes of hope and encouragement. Thank you to our Pilgrim ... Read more →

  • Educational Resources and Teaching Tips
    on May 13, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, education, elementary

    We are in the middle of a challenging time in our world and we have more questions than answers. As adults we struggle with the reality of what is going on. We have concerns about health, our jobs, our children’s education, our extended family…the list goes on. ... Read more →

  • Developing Resilience
    on May 11, 2020 in Remote Learning

    Resilience is a life skill. Developing resilience is about seizing opportunities and experiences for students to try and fail, learn from their mistakes, and try again. It is about helping students respond to challenges and setbacks in a manner that develops ... Read more →

  • Teacher Appreciation Week
    on May 9, 2020 in Remote Learning

    It has now been eight weeks since it was first announced that schools would be closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While we did not know at that time how long the closure would last, within two days our teachers transitioned to remote learning plans to engage our students ... Read more →

  • Hearts and Habits of Service
    on May 5, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, education

    Hearts and habits of service are important, and we hope students find ways to engage in service in their own unique ways. The world around us has changed with Covid-19, but that does not mean we are unable to serve. It may look different, but we can still see needs and ... Read more →

  • Virtual Spring Fling
    on May 1, 2020 in Remote Learning

    LCS families came together virtually for our annual Spring Fling community event. Several families posted their unique twist to this annual event on social media and sent us several pictures to share. Thank you to Pop-ity Popcorn who partnered with us to provide the ... Read more →

  • The Pilgrim Post – LCS Student Newsletter
    on April 30, 2020 in Remote Learning

    We are excited to share the debut issue of The Pilgrim Post, our student newsletter. When you open the paper please select “fullscreen” to view. This month’s issue is full of great strategies and examples of remote learning. Thank you Grace, Kjersten, ... Read more →

  • My Life – God’s Story
    on April 24, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, education, elementary

    “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” Ephesians 2:10 My Life – God’s Story was chosen as our theme for 2019-20. We began this school year by communicating to our ... Read more →

  • Christian Community
    on April 21, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, education, elementary

    Written by Sheila Dykstra, Elementary Principal Christian community is at the heart of what makes Lansing Christian a great place to learn. Over the last several weeks we have come to realize just how amazing our community is. We may be living, working, and learning in ... Read more →

  • Opportunities to Connect
    on April 21, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, education, high school, middle school

    Written by Andrew Kleyn, Middle and High School Principal A core value of LCS is Cultivating Christian Community. Even in these unusual circumstances, we are grateful for opportunities to connect. From our virtual fire drill to our social media campaign recognizing ... Read more →

  • Cultivating Christian Community Remotely
    on April 17, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, education, School

    Written by Wendy Hofman, Head of School  “Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it.” Corinthians 12:27 We are the body of Christ. As we continue to navigate the circumstances in our world, in our communities, and in our ... Read more →

  • Elementary Chapel
    on April 16, 2020 in Remote Learning, chapel, Christian, elementary, School

    Coming together for weekly chapels is important for our community. Now that school closures have been extended we are exploring new ways to bring chapel into your homes each week. Today Mrs. Dykstra has a short message for you – click the image below to hear this ... Read more →

  • LCS Community Connections
    on April 16, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, School

    Hebrews 13:20-21 “Now may the God of peace, who through the blood of the eternal covenant brought back from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great Shepherd of the sheep, equip you with everything good for doing his will, and may he work in us what is pleasing to him, ... Read more →

  • Elementary Communication
    on April 14, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, elementary, faith, God

    Principal Thoughts I hope you all enjoyed spring break. The warmer weather was amazing! I loved hearing children play in the neighborhood again and it made me miss all of you even more. What did you do outside last week? Were you able to enjoy God’s creation? I loved ... Read more →

  • Head of School Communication
    on April 13, 2020 in Remote Learning

    “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: the old has gone, the new is here!” – 2 Corinthians 5:17 On this Easter Monday, our hope in Jesus Christ calls us to live fully into the reality of Christ’s resurrection and His promise ... Read more →

  • Easter Blessing
    on April 10, 2020 in Remote Learning

    “God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in time of trouble. Therefore, we will not fear, though the earth gives way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea.” Psalm 46:1 “So, do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am ... Read more →

  • Where Have You Seen God at Work?
    on April 3, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, elementary

    “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house.” – Matthew 5:14-16 Mrs. Vaughan ... Read more →

  • Video Message from LCS Head Of School
    on April 3, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, education, School

    Click on the picture below or the following link to hear video message from Wendy Hofman, Head of School: www.vimeo.com/403768686 Continue reading Video Message from LCS Head Of School at Pilgrim Journey.

  • 2.4 Million Views in 2 Weeks!
    on April 3, 2020 in Remote Learning, Video / Audio

    WILX News 10 Reports On LCS Frozen Parody In today’s edition of Schools Rule, WILX News 10 talked to our very own Head of School Wendy Hofman and MS/HS Principal Andrew Kleyn about the huge success of their video to kick off LCS remote learning – a “Learn ... Read more →

  • March 26: Remote Learning Update
    on March 26, 2020 in Remote Learning

    Thank you. Thank you LCS parents and students, teachers, administration and support staff for all of your efforts to move to remote and distance learning in your individual homes. During these first official eight days of school we have already learned a lot about good ... Read more →

  • A Virtual Tour of LCS
    on March 25, 2020 in Video / Audio

    Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we’re currently unable to give personal tours of our PreK-12 campus, but the videos below will provide a brief overview of who we are and what we’re about. Typically, our tours include a chat with your guide – our ... Read more →

  • Remote Learning Update
    on March 20, 2020 in Remote Learning

    A lot has changed in the last week and the COVID-19 outbreak is causing disruption in all areas of our lives. What I would like to communicate to you today is Lansing Christian School’s commitment to your children’s education and our commitment to partnering ... Read more →

  • A Frozen Parody
    on March 18, 2020 in Remote Learning, Video / Audio

    Do you wanna come and learn now? Lansing Christian School administrators produced a fun music video to kick off remote learning! We hope it brings a smile to your face and encourages you as we embark on this new way of learning together. Continue reading A Frozen Parody at ... Read more →

  • Elementary Remote Learning
    on March 17, 2020 in Remote Learning, Christian, elementary, School

    First I want to say, I miss you! It is my deep hope over the next few weeks that our community will continue to connect albeit in new and different ways. I will be reaching out to you each week through this communication. I will share ideas about learning from our music, ... Read more →

Upcoming Events

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Sat 06

SAT testing

June 6 -8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 13

ACT testing

June 13 -8:00 am - 2:00 pm

LCS is still actively equipping our students through Christ-centered remote learning.