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RACINE — Congratulations, graduates! Racine Lutheran Excessive College held graduation ceremonies for its Class of…

RACINE — Congratulations, graduates! Racine Lutheran Excessive College held graduation ceremonies for its Class of 2022 Might 28 on the SC Johnson Sports activities Advanced at Pritchard Park. The longer term journeys of the 70 graduates embody pursuing greater training levels from an array of universities, schools and technical colleges. Some graduates are enlisting with the USA Armed Forces, and others are stepping straight into the workforce.

Valedictorian, salutatorian

John Hansen and Kierra Mohalley earned the highest two educational spots within the Class of 2022. John, the valedictorian, is a Nationwide Advantage Scholarship finalist, and he’s dedicated to the College of Wisconsin-Madison. Kierra, the salutatorian, will proceed her training at Concordia College Chicago.

Neighborhood partnerships

Throughout Might, college students and employees at RLHS raised cash to help international and native charities. Funds have been despatched to the Workplace of Worldwide Mission of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod for a number of Lutheran church our bodies and missionaries that assist the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ukraine, Lutheran refugees and others affected by violence.

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Moreover, monetary help was given to the Racine Police Division’s Anthony Lane COP Home and initiatives that assist households in the area people.

Checks, vans, treats

College students loved one other neighborhood partnership in the course of the remaining week of the college 12 months. Three native meals vans — Pico’s Tacos, Dragon Pit BBQ and Kona Ice — ready lunch and different treats for college kids to buy. The all-school picnic offered a possibility to take a break from finding out for exams, get pleasure from contemporary air and sunshine and go to with mates earlier than summer season break.

Promenade king, queen

Promenade King Anthony Jenkins and Queen Ramiayh Wilson represented RLHS on the Racine Founder’s Rotary Publish Promenade, a Racine custom since 1953. Court docket members included Justyce Nelson, Emma Jung, Samantha Coolidge, Mahree Bunch, Liam Barnet, Camdin Jansen, Russell Gentry and Bryce Baranowski.

Appreciation dinner

Lots of the volunteers who serve the college by the RLHS Thrift Store, 1222-1228 Lathrop Ave., gathered for a German-themed appreciation dinner in early June.

Virtually 60 years in the past, volunteers opened the primary Thrift Store to maintain down the price of Christian training. The endeavor spanned generations, and the mission continues immediately. Since its inception, volunteers have donated numerous hours to take care of and function the shops. Up to now, proceeds of greater than $4.5 million have been donated to help the college’s wants together with tools, particular tasks, scholarships, renovations and expansions.

Constructing enlargement

The inspiration was laid and the partitions are going up within the new enlargement mission at RLHS. Progress transpired in the course of the first month of building. After years of planning, the college’s dream of getting 48,000 sq. ft of recent and renovated area is coming to life. To observe the progress or donate to this mission, go to racinelutheran.org and click on on Constructing Enlargement Marketing campaign.

Study extra

Racine Lutheran Excessive College’s focus is to offer the neighborhood’s youth with a valued training centered on religion, studying, character and management. To be taught extra, go to the college web site, name 262-637-6538, e mail [email protected] or go to the college at 251 Luedtke Ave.