Fiscal Year 2021 has wrapped up, and although it has been a year full of questions and struggles, it has also been a year of blessings!
News and Announcements
Many people that I talked to over the last 18 months talked about how hard it was to be isolated from other people. So, now that things are “normal” again, how do we search out the lonely and isolated in our lives?
This week, we welcomed our new Head of School, Jacob Pennekamp to Concordia. It is an exciting time as he begins his new role at CLHS and leads us into the future. It is also bittersweet because that means we are saying goodbye to our previous Principal and Head of School, Mychal Thom.
Mrs. Katie Underwood is the newest teacher at Concordia. She will be starting this fall as an art teacher. Read more about her in our Q&A.
Define normal — the usual, average, typical, or expected. I do not know about you, but I am looking forward to going back to what is typical and expected.
Cierra Germann is a member of the Class of 2016. Read more about her life since graduation in our Q&A.
With the COVID-19 guidelines being less restrictive, class reunions are now being organized for future dates!
Summer 2021... Where will you find me and what will I be doing? I have no big plans, just a lot of reading, hopefully, on a beach with sand between my toes, but if not, at least on my porch enjoying the sun!
The best part about being a teacher is the “ah-ha” moment from a student. It’s that moment when a student gets why you have been teaching this concept, why you have been pushing and pushing to make them better.
Mr. Jacob Pennekamp has accepted the Call to be the next Head of School of Concordia Lutheran High School. His first day will be July 1.