Cross Copy Weekly – Oct. 26, 2018

Now Showing!

“Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily” continues with performances in the LHSN gym at 7:00 tonight and tomorrow (Oct. 26/27). Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for students, free for kids 5 and under. Come support our talented and hardworking Crusader thespians. You will surely be entertained!

State Playoffs!

Lutheran North athletes have completed their regular seasons and are pursuing advancement in the MSHSAA Playoffs as follows. Please come out to support the Crusaders and cheer them on in the post-season!

Football – District 1st Round vs. Hillsboro Grandview, Friday, Oct. 26 at home, 7:00

Cross Country – District Meet Saturday, Oct. 27 at Spanish Lake Park, Girls 10:35, Boys 11:45

Volleyball – District Champs! Sectional Saturday, Oct. 27 vs. Duchesne at Lindenwood University, 1st match 3:00, finals about 6:00

Soccer – District Champs! Sectional at Cole Camp Saturday, Nov. 3, 2:00

Lost & Found

The Christian rock group, Lost & Found, gave a special performance of Luther: The Rock Opera last Wednesday at Zion Lutheran Church in Bethalto, Illinois. This rock opera tells the story of the early days of the Reformation, following the life and work of Martin Luther. Seven Crusaders accompanied Mr. Dixon to enjoy this free performance.

We’ve Got SPIRIT, Yes We DO!

This is your chance to let St. Louis know that Lutheran North is the best school around! Cast your vote for the Crusaders on Fox 2’s Pep Zone Playoffs by clicking here.

Angel’s Apples Pickup

Don’t forget to pick up your yummy apples TODAY (Oct. 26) between 3:00 and 6:00. Thanks to everyone who ordered. Project Graduation appreciates your support!

Save a Life!

The National Honor Society Fall Blood Drive is Monday, Nov. 5 from 9-2 in the gym. Students, parents, and faculty are encouraged to donate. Parent-signed permission forms are required for 16-year-olds and are available in the office. Each donation can help save three lives!

Attn: Senior Parents

Prestige Portraits by Lifetouch is our official senior photographer and will bring a new experience to the Class of 2019. Prestige will have a full mobile studio on our campus on November 14 and 15 to photograph all senior portraits. Multiple session choices will include personal background, pose selection, and clothing changes.

Watch your mailbox and email for scheduling and session information from Prestige Portraits. Remember! All seniors must be photographed by Prestige to be included in the yearbook.

Red Ribbon Week is a powerful time for prevention efforts to be shared between teens, but the message needs to be carried at home, too. That’s why NCADA (National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse) and the St. Louis Division of the Drug Enforcement Administration are excited to use this week to continue to raise awareness for prevention and spread the news of Talk About It‘s expansion. NCADA encourages families to visit to access free, age appropriate talking kits and start the conversation!

A+ Information Session for all Lutheran North families will be Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 6:30-7:15 p.m. Please join us to find out about this program and how it can fund two years of college tuition for eligible students. Please note that this is an opportunity to get FREE college tuition for two years!

Seniors – should be finishing up college applications and completing the FAFSA. The second senior sweats order is due on Nov. 16 by 8:00 a.m. This is the final order for the year. The orders will be ready for pick up prior to Christmas break in case you are looking for a gift idea for your son/daughter.

Going Merry – a new scholarship search engine! Seniors should check it out and sign up here. Students from other local schools are enthusiastic about this service, so try it out and let the Counseling office know what you think.

Junior Parent College Night – Tuesday, Nov. 13, 7:15 p.m. (following the A+ info session at 6:30 p.m.). Counselors Burreson and Buford will meet with parents of juniors to provide an overview of the college counseling curriculum including the process for researching and applying to college and financial aid. All junior parents are strongly encouraged to attend. This session will run 7:15-8:30.

Open House
Sunday, Nov. 11

Please spread the word to friends, neighbors, and co-workers! Invite them to come learn about Lutheran North Middle School and Lutheran North High School. Meet teachers and administrators. Find out how to

Remember! Word-of-mouth advertising
is our most effective recruitment tool!

FREE Car Wash for Students!

Waterways by Westport Plaza is offering a FREE express car wash to students who show a valid school ID and this bar code on weekends through November. THANKS, Waterways, and the Maryland Heights Chamber of Commerce!

Havana Nights Auction & Gala

This is the last week to order your tickets for the Havana Nights Auction & Gala. You won’t want to miss out on the fun! The event is on Friday, Nov. 16 at The Coronado, located at 3701 Lindell Blvd. Join us for salsa dancing, cigar rolling and much more! Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. Order your tickets at

Local students from the Lutheran Summer Music Academy will be giving a concert at Lutheran Church of the Atonement on Nov. 17, 7-8:30 p.m. The concert, featuring Broadway selections, will highlight what the young musicians learned at LSM. A worship service will also be included.

The academy involves members of Atonement, St. Paul’s, and other area Lutheran churches. A freewill offering will be taken to help the students pay their 2019 tuition to the academy, held at Valparaiso University. Everyone is welcome!

Upcoming Events & Reminders

  • Oct. 26-27 – Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily, 7 pm (see above)
  • Oct. 26 – Pick up Angel’s Apples orders, 3-6 pm
  • Nov. 5 – Blood Drive, 9-2 (see above)
  • Nov. 9 – Senior Breakfast, 7:15
  • Nov. 11 – Open House, 2-4 pm (see above)
  • Nov. 13 – A+ Info Meeting, 6:30 pm (see above)
  • Nov. 13 – Jr. Parent College Night, 7:15 pm (see above)
  • Nov. 14 – Project Graduation Meeting, 6 pm
  • Nov. 14-15 – Senior Yearbook Pictures (see above)
  • Nov. 16 – LHSA Havana Nights Auction & Gala, 6 pm (see above)
  • For the most updated calendar of events and activities at Lutheran North, see our website calendar.

Scripture Verse

For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.” Ephesians 2:8-9