IN-KY Lutheran Schools

Commissioned Calls – Week of January 7, 2019

Calls Pending: Scott Schumacher has received a divine Call to serve as the Executive Director at Christ Community Lutheran School in St. Louis, MO Please keep the Indiana District informed of any calls issued or received so we may join in prayers for a God pleasing decision.  

Indiana READING Text Book Carvans 2019

The regional education service centers are hosting these and you should register your attendance with the Region where you plan to attend.  Those links are listed below. Here are the dates and locations for the 2019 Reading Caravan January 22  Carmel, 502 Event Center January 23  Lafayette, Marriott January 24  Merrillville, Avalon Manor January 29… Read more »

Rick Wormeli Coming to Valpo! – World Class Leader on Assessment

February 5, 2019, 8:30 a.m. – 2:45 pm at Harre Union, Valparaiso University Registration fees include a continental breakfast and lunch. Pre-registration prior to January 9, 2019 is $125; regular registration will be $150 if space is available. The Harre Union is located at 1509 Chapel Drive, Valparaiso IN; detailed directions and parking information are available… Read more »

Preparing for the ILEARN Statewide Readiness Test

All schools administering AIR assessments in Spring 2019 are required to participate in the Statewide Readiness Test (SRT) on January 23, or in the event of a school closing/delay or other conflict, the backup date (January 28). Schools should select a 30-minute block of time between the hours of 8 to 11 a.m. ET to… Read more »

Computer Science Curriculum Showcase

IDOE is hosting a Computer Science Curriculum Showcase at Center Grove Community School Corporation’s Innovation Center. The event will take place Thursday, February 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. It is recommended each school district send a representative to learn about various computer science curriculum options for ALL grade levels, and learn what you… Read more »

Check out the Lakeview Ministries Summer 2019 Brochure!

Camp Lakeview has dates for Summer 2019!  You can check them out in their brochure by going to their website at  We know some of you start planning your summer out early.  We hope this helps you find space for camp!   A big thank you to one of our camp supporters, Laura Cox, for her… Read more »

Understanding Grief and How to Comfort Those Who are Grieving

A free presentation open to the community by Cross Connections and St. John’s Lutheran Church, Columbia City, IN Date:  Saturday, February 9, 2019 Time:  9:00-11:00 a.m. Location:   St. John’s Lutheran Church, Fellowship Hall 2465 W. Keiser Rd. Columbia City, IN 46725 Info:  Guest speaker, Megan Beeching, a licensed mental health counselor intern at Cross Connections… Read more »

We’re Almost There – A Christmas Note from the District Office to You!

We’re almost there! The Advent journey – begun right after Thanksgiving – is almost over. The Advent wreath has been lit. God’s promises have been heard (again) from Holy Scripture. The prayer, “Come, Lord Jesus” has been spoken and sung. We’ve been waiting with anticipation and eagerness. We’re almost there. Almost to the Good Tidings of… Read more »

Uncharted Waters / Canoeing in the Mountains

When the institutional bedrock of American culture erodes, what fills the gaping chasm?  What is replacing the rule of law, the role of formal education, and the message of the church in these anxious times? And, how prepared are you, your church, youth groups, family ministries, and school to respond? At this year’s Conference of… Read more »