Calls and Vacancies
Jim Pingel - to CUW, Assoc. Professor of Education and History
Beaver Dam, Peace - Youth Education Director - Part-Time
Brookfield, Immanuel - Director of Parish Music
Janesville, Mt. Calvary - DCE/EC Director
Oshkosh, Trinity - Teacher, 5/6 grade, .75 position
October 7, 2013
Concordia University Wisconsin
LAST WEEK TO REGISTER! If you are planning on attending the Administrators' Conference, please register before Monday, September 23.
|LEA Convocation Volunteers Needed |
We are still in need of a large number of volunteers to help at the convocation. There is still a need for help with registration, greeting, worship, etc. If your staff could volunteer for two hours during the convocation, it would be greatly appreciated.
If you still need to register for the convocation, click here.
|School - Lutheran Annual Report|
When completing the School - Annual Report Form, it should include all teachers at your school, not just the rostered teachers.
We will be using this form to update the school directory. It is important that you have all the teachers listed on the Annual Report Form.
|School Directory Form|
The school directory forms were due September 15. If you have not yet submitted your forms, please do so ASAP!
|School Statistics Report|
Please use the Lutheran School Portal (www.luthed.org)
to complete and submit your statistical information on-line by November 1.
Electronic completion of this form greatly reduces the time involved to tabulate statistical information. If you must submit in paper form, please send the form to the District office.
PORTAL MEMBERS: The school administrator/director should click the SERVICES tab, then SCHOOL STATS.
NON-MEMBERS: Email Kathy Fangmann or call 314-996-1285.
To subscribe to full access of the Lutheran School Portal ($75 annual fee for any type of Preschool thru High School; $50 for a free-standing early childhood center) - OR - Request a free 30-day temporary membership.
Annual statistical data is used for the planning of new schools and continued ministries, to identify trends and needs that exist throughout our LCMS schools, for the application of grants and for accreditation and RSO processes.
Statistics are due by November 1.
Just a reminder...
NLSA fees are due Oct 1
If you applied for accreditation or reaccreditation during 2013 and paid the $350 application fee, you do not need to pay the annual fee. Invoices for the District fee will be sent to the schools next week. You should have received an invoice from Synod for the National fee.
Send the National Fee ($350) to:
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod
NLSA - School Ministry
1333 S Kirkwood Rd
St Louis MO 63122
Send the District fee ($50) to:
South Wisconsin District
8100 W. Capitol Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53222
|Sinfonietta Wisconsin Tour|
From Concordia University in Irvine, California, The Concordia Sinfonietta, directed by Dr. Jeff Held, will be performing concerts at multiple venues during a 5-day tour in Wisconsin this October.
Admission is FREE.
For more information, including locations, Click Here.
|Lutheran Education Association affirms exemplary educators through 12 annual awards. Each award recognizes educational ministry characterized by strong commitment to serving Jesus Christ and excellence and effectiveness in teaching, leadership, and professionalism. Specific qualifications appear in each nomination document.|
LEA confers awards after nominations and nominee self-profiles are considered by a panel of peers, which chooses honorees based on the merits described in supporting documents.
Awards are presented during the year of selection, but all recipients are honored again at LEA's triennial Convocations.
Links below provide copies of award criteria and nomination forms used to identify the 2014 recipients.
Deadline for nominations is October 3, 2013. (Be sure to use the "Confirm Order" button after you've looked at the review sheet on MyLEA. This will submit the nomination to the office.)
|WCRIS Administrators' Conference|
|Save the Date|
September 18 - Love and Logic, District office
October 7 - Administrators' conference, CUW, Mequon
October 24-26 - LEA convocation
, Milwaukee, WI
November 1-3 - District Youth Gathering
, Kalahari Resort,
November 8 - Firm Foundations, Martin Luther High School,
January 15-17 - POLS Conference, St. John's, Orange, CA
January 26 - Educator of the Year awards dinner
January 26-February 1- National Lutheran Schools
February 7 - WCRIS Leadership Conference
February 14 - Firm Foundations, Martin Luther High School,
February 22 - Passionate Believers Conference,
Divine Redeemer, Hartland
Click on the link for Registering for any of these events. If the event is not open yet, we will communicate when it will be.