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  • Lansing Christian Back To School
    on August 28, 2020 in Education, back to school, Christian, education, School

    It’s been an amazing first week of school here on our campus! It is so good to see the students again, and it is great to see how much they enjoy being with one another. We experienced joy on our campus every day this week. This is truly something to be grateful ... Read more →

  • Message from Wendy Hofman, LCS Head of School
    on August 18, 2020 in Education

    We continue to finalize plans and procedures for beginning school in-person on August 25. The 2020-2021 Reopening Plan has been developed to support health and safety while we also continue to pursue excellence in Christ-centered learning. As we work to create a ... Read more →

  • Finding A Back-To-School Balance
    on August 12, 2020 in Education

    September is a funny month. It’s unique in that it’s welcomed, and yet feared, by many. If you have school-age children, you know all about the excitement that a brand new school year brings and how bright and shiny things look on September 1. However, as surely ... Read more →

  • LCS 2020-2021 Reopening Plan
    on July 30, 2020 in Education, School Reopen Plan

    Letter from Wendy Hofman, Head of School At Lansing Christian School, our vision calls us to equip young men and women to engage and transform the world for Jesus Christ. Our core values direct us to pursue excellence, cultivate Christian community, partner with parents, ... Read more →

  • 2020-2021 SAFE, IN-PERSON, ON CAMPUS INSTRUCTION EVERY DAY
    on July 24, 2020 in Education, elementary, high school, middle school, School

    As a private, Christian school in Greater Lansing, we are committed to mitigating and preventing the spread of COVID-19 and we are committed to maintaining a “low risk” learning environment at LCS. We are also committed to meeting or exceeding the state’s ... Read more →

  • Letting God’s Light Shine!
    on July 7, 2020 in Education

    GLORIFYING GOD THROUGH FINE ARTS Throughout the Bible, Jesus used stories, also called parables, to teach valuable life lessons and help us understand how we can be more like Him. In the same way, the students in the Lansing Christian School Creative Arts program utilize ... Read more →

  • Work Hard, Play Hard!
    on June 29, 2020 in Education

    5 REASONS PLAY IS ESSENTIAL TO YOUR CHILD’S EDUCATION All work and no play is no good — especially when it comes to your child’s education. When you think of “play,” your mind probably goes to preschoolers playing with toys or running around ... Read more →

  • How Important Is Christian Education?
    on June 22, 2020 in Education

    Many parents spend countless hours creating an environment that will encourage development in the Christian faith. They may search for an appropriate church, pray that their children will make the right friends, or monitor technology use to eliminate exposure to harmful ... Read more →

  • God’s Masterpieces
    on June 10, 2020 in Remote Learning

    This past year, our theme for the year was “My Life – God’s Story.” We’ve referenced Eph 2: 10, “For we are God’s handiwork created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” During the ... Read more →

  • 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! ...

  • 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! ...

  • 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 →

Upcoming Events

Wed 23

MS Picture Day

September 23 -8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed 23

HS Picture Day

September 23 -8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Oct 01

NHS Induction Ceremony

October 1 -7:00 pm - 9:00 pm