New Students Blog

Did You Know?

  • Luther students, even though from diverse social and cultural backgrounds, have the opportunity to be part of tightly woven community of students, parents, alumni, teachers and staff. Typically 12% of the school’s student body originates from outside of Canada.

  • Students admitted to Luther College are not required to be Lutheran or Christian. By welcoming students of all faiths and religious backgrounds, Luther College enjoys a richly diverse student body.

  • The gym officially opened July 8, 1951. The Sunday afternoon celebration, attended by 1,500 people, featured speeches followed by an evening celebration with another 1,500 people in attendance to hear the Luther Choir and the RCMP Band.

  • Through the A Time To Build capital campaign, we have added 46,897 square feet of space to Luther College High School, including the Semple gymnasium -  the largest high school gym in Regina.

  • The choral tradition at Luther began in 1914. In addition to in-school performances, the choir has shared its ministry of music with many congregations across Canada and has performed regularly on local and national radio and television shows, at contests and festivals.

  • Did you know there is a 3rd floor to the boy's dorm? It was traditionally assigned to upper level students who were more mature & responsible. Students who lived up there in the 1940’s confessed, in hushed tones, to having a radio when those devices were against school policy.

  • Do you know someone in Kindergarten to Grade 8 that would like to be part of the Luther Family? Encourage them to join the Future Luther Student program!

  • The first annual Senior Girls Volleyball Tournament was held in 1998 and is still going strong today!

  • The First Day is Just Around the Corner!

    Thu, 10 Aug 2017

    Are you ready for Tuesday September 5, 2017? Here's a check list of things you will want to make sure you've done! 1. Join the Grade 9 Peer Support Facebook page! There is a closed Facebook page just for new grade 9 students. This is a group for all new grade 9s to get to know one another befor...

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  • Summer Photo Contest!

    Mon, 17 Jul 2017

    Greetings new students! We hope you have been enjoying your summer vacation thus far. This week in blog land, we have an exciting summer photo contest to announce. We want to see how you're spending your vacation -- whether it's spending time at the beach, reading a book, hanging out with friends an...

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  • Graduation stories

    Fri, 30 Jun 2017

    Graduation is a special time of year. Recently, the Luther community celebrated the achievements of our graduating students and sent them off to their post-secondary lives. Our Baccalaureate service (what we call graduation) recognizes these students in a special ceremony at the end of June each yea...

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  • Join our Grade 9 Facebook page!

    Wed, 21 Jun 2017

    Hi, we are Lauren and Stefanie and we are the leaders of peer support for the 2017/2018 school year. We both have been at Luther since grade 9 and have been peer support members for 2 years. Peer support is a group of grade 10-12 students who are committed to making Luther safe and welcoming. We pro...

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  • Grade 9 Camping Trip

    Fri, 16 Jun 2017

    Hello future students!  This week's blog post is all about the grade 9 camping trip. This is the 3rd year we have offered students this opportunity to get outside, engage with the natural world, build community and make lasting connections with each other. Students always have an amazing time at t...

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  • Film Night and Contest

    Thu, 8 Jun 2017

    Greetings new students! This week's blog is all about Film Night, which is coming up soon:.Thursday, June 15th! Film showings begin at 7, and there will be a BBQ at 6, hosted by our current SRC.  Luther College has one of the best high school film programs in the province, headed by our very ow...

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  • Home Concert

    Tue, 23 May 2017

    Hello new students! Today's blog post is all about the Luther College Home Concert. Every year, Luther College's Senior and Girls' choirs perform for parents, faculty, alumni and the public at our Home Concert. This is a chance for our choir to showcase what they have been working on throughout the ...

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  • LIT contest winner!

    Mon, 15 May 2017

    Thank you to all the students who responded to our LIT contest! We got a lot of replies, and picked a winner at random from the correct respones. And the winner is *drumroll*...Shannon Sherk. Shannon, you can pick up your prize at the admissions office any time during school hours (8 am - 4:30 pm, M...

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  • Fine Arts Night

    Thu, 11 May 2017

    Hello New Students! As many of you are aware, our Fine Arts Night is coming up this Tuesday, May 16th. The event starts at 7 pm, and will feature current students' work in a variety of media, including: band, film, visual art, photography, and the One Act Play.  Thank you to those of you who have ...

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  • LIT: a Luther tradition

    Thu, 27 Apr 2017

    Greetings future Luther students! This blog is all about LIT (Luther Invitational Tournament), which is a very important part of our school community. We're also running a contest, with details below, so make sure you read to the end of the post. LIT began in 1953, and is the longest-running high s...

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  • Chapel

    Wed, 22 Mar 2017

    Greetings new students! Welcome back to the blog. This week I thought we’d give you an introduction to Chapel – what it is, when it is, and how it contributes to our school environment. Also, keep watching this space for more information on what’s happening at Luther this spring, including eve...

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  • Welcome New Students of 2017!

    Tue, 28 Feb 2017

    Welcome New Students of 2017! This blog is set up with you in mind: to answer your questions, provide you with information about what to expect your first year at Luther, and give you the opportunity to win some Luther gear. For our first post of 2017, we thought it would be fun to introduce you to ...

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  • Graduate Destinations

    Thu, 30 Jun 2016

    Hi everyone, It's an exciting time of year for our graduates. We just had our Baccaleaureate and Closing exercises, as well as our grad banquet yesterday, and while our students are sad to be leaving Luther, they are also excited to be moving on to the next phases in their lives at university! Here...

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  • Alumni Profiles

    Thu, 16 Jun 2016

    Hi everyone, As our year winds down, and you start thinking about your future at Luther, we thought you'd like to hear something about what our alumni are up to. These are folks who have graduated from Luther, and are now making a difference in their communities. 1. For the past twenty-six years...

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