February 16, 2021
Encouraging and equipping students for life and for eternity!
2021-2022 TUITION ASSISTANCE DEADINE
If you would like to request tuition assistance for the 2021-2022 school year please remember to apply with FACTS. It is past the official deadline so if you haven't filed please do so as soon as you can. Please click here to apply.
Every year parents need to reapply for School Choice. The application process is now open and runs through April 15. Please click here to apply.
How Luther High School’s Tuition Is Affordable for You
9 Sources of Tuition Assistance

SCRIP Program - Gift cards and certificates to a wide variety of businesses are available for purchase through the school office.  Using Scrip for purchases you normally would make can earn income to be credited to a current or future Luther High student. Details about the Scrip program are available in the school office.

Tuition Assistance Application from Luther High School - For WELS members FACTS Tuition Assistance filing deadline is February 15th.

Tuition Assistance from home congregation -Ask your pastor if your congregation has such a program and whom to contact

Good Steward Volunteer Program (Contact Pastor Sachs for details) 

Family Support - Perhaps a grandparent or sponsor would be able to provide financial assistance with tuition
 
Student Tuition Endowment Fund (STEF) –Interest from this permanent fund can provide each Luther High student a tuition grant.   For the 2020/2021 school year each student is eligible to receive $200.

Grant from Luther High School - For the 2020/2021 school year each student is eligible to receive $325.

Grant from Friends of Luther - For the 2020/2021 school year each student is eligible to receive $100.

Grant from Good Steward Store - For the 2020/2021 school year each student is eligible to receive $200.
Taste Passport Book
To continue providing financial support for extra programs and projects that inspire teachers and students in Onalaska schools, the Onalaska Education Foundation is selling Taste Passport Books for $50. The passport book provides supporters with over $300 in discounts and the opportunity to travel and taste delicious food from over 30 participating restaurants all around the Coulee Region! The offers are only valid from March 1, 2021 - April 30, 2021. Here are a few of the included restaurants: David Reays, Fayze's, HuHot Mongolian Grill, Angelini's Pizzeria & Ristorante, Nutbush City Limits, Texas Roadhouse, and The Crow. There are too many to list! Most of the coupons are a buy one/get one free item. Luther High School has been given a few passport books to sell. Please stop by if interested.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
GOOD STEWARD RESALE SHOP

In order to operate efficiently and with good organization, the Good Steward Resale Shop employs Store Coordinators. This paid position requires leadership, organizational skills, the ability to communicate and train others, and the exercising of good judgment. It also requires some physical exertion, including lifting up to 50 pounds.
 
The work will amount to about 24 hours per week, including Saturdays. The Store Coordinator must be committed to the Biblical principle, “Serve one another in love” (Galatians 5:13).
 
Interested parties may obtain a job description with the necessary qualifications and an application form at the Good Steward Resale Shop. You may also obtain a job description and application form by calling 608-784-5035 or by writing to:
 Wise Managers, Inc.
400 West Avenue South
La Crosse, WI 54601
 
 (Return applications by February 28, 2021 )
GOOD STEWARD RESALE SHOP
1930 Rose Street, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54603 
CUSTODIAN POSITION
A full-time custodian position (Monday-Friday/2nd shift/40 hours per week) is available at Luther High School. Compensation is $14-$17/hour based on experience, with benefits. Questions and requests regarding the application can be directed to Don Johnson at 608-386-4753 or Luther High at 608-783-5435.
FOOD SERVICE DIRECTOR POSITION
Luther High School has an opening for the position of Food Service Director. The position averages 12-15 hours per week and compensation is $12.66/hour. For additional information please contact Jon Engelbrecht at 608-783-5435
x1140 or engejon@luther.k12.wi.us.
WIAA BASKETBALL PLAYOFF GAME
Congratulations to the Luther boys basketball team for their 2021 Coulee Conference Championship! This coming Friday, Luther will open WIAA tournament action, hosting the winner of the Kickapoo/Melrose-Mindoro game at 7:00 pm.  With a victory, the Knights would play again on Saturday, February 20 for the Regional Championship. This game starts at 7:00 pm and would also be at Luther. 
 
There are no general admission tickets available for the game.  Rather, each participating player from each team is allowed 4 spectators who must have a special admission ticket.
 
For those unable to attend, the game will be live-streamed on the NFHS NETWORK. WIAA tournament games will require a fee to view. Your best option is to purchase a one-month pass for $10.99.  This will give you access to any game that is covered through the NFHS Network.
 
For those with a ticket and able to attend the game(s), please remember:
  • Don’t come if feeling sick or have any Covid symptoms (do your pre-screening prior to coming!)
  • Bring your mask – it is required for entrance and must be worn throughout the event.
  • School doors will open at 6:15 pm. 
  • Admission is $6 per person – please bring exact change if possible.
 
Thanks for your support throughout the season and GO KNIGHTS!
The Big Knight is an annual fundraiser supporting Luther High School. This event is a dinner auction with 100% of the proceeds benefiting the students of Luther High. All who attend get to experience a PACKED silent auction followed by an elegant dinner and an INCREDIBLE live auction. More information will be coming soon!
HELP NEEDED
The Luther Drama Department is asking for help preparing for the production of Peter and the Starcatcher.
 
Calling all builders, craftsmen, costumers, prop masters, and tinkerers - we need you! Some work can potentially be completed off-campus. A workday will be held this Saturday, February 20th at 8:30 AM. RSVP to Gregory Baures, Drama Producer, at baurgreg@luther.k12.wi.us or 608-783-5435 ext. 1580.
SCRIP REBATES
Families of seniors who have no other current or upcoming Luther students may request a check for the balance of their rebate account. This request must be made in writing and sent/left at the office at Luther or by email request to bergpegg@luther.k12.wi.us by February 28.   
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Luther High School
1501 Wilson St.
Onalaska, WI 54650
(608) 783-5435
office@luther.k12.wi.us
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