Grade 9 Camping Trip

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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Luther College High School is recognized as one of the four best university preparatory schools in western Canada with as many as 96% of Luther graduates pursuing post-secondary educations. 

  • In the late 1920's, during an in-house baseball tournament, Rex Schneider entered a team called "Prof Schneider's Battling Lions." This is the first hint that someday Luther teams would be known as the Lions.  

  • 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 International Baccalaureate provides an enriched curriculum that both covers and extends beyond regular Saskatchewan curricula in its depth and detail. It emphasizes the development of the necessary critical skills that university-bound students need to master: reflecting, inquiring, thinking, analyzing and evaluating.

  • The Tuck Shop for snacks was at the bottom of the south stairs going to what is now the cafeteria. The legendary beans in a cone were considered a healthier & cheaper alternative to what students purchased across the street at the Aintree.

Hello future students! 

This week's blog post is all about the grade 9 camping trip. This is the 4th 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 this outdoor educational experience!

 

Throughout this 2 day adventure students will participate in a range of outdoor programming including team building exercises, group wide games, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, outdoor cooking, hiking, beach games, and more. They will also learn about the Qu’Appelle Valley Ecosystem, learn about the history of the region, and learn some handy outdoor survival skills. Students will stay in cabin groups divided by gender and will have supervision and leadership from both Luther teachers as well as grade 12 peer support student counselors.

Dates: Friday, September 7 - Sunday September 9, 2018 (busses board at Luther at 2:30pm and return to Luther at 3:30pm on September 9)

Location: Katepwa Lake Camp (for more information on the site and facilities please visit http://www.katepwalakecamp.com)

Cost: $100 - includes transportation, rental of the camp facilities, as well as all meals and programming

How to Register:

(1) Download and print the attached Registration Form

(2) Complete Registration Form, attach a cheque for $100 payable to Luther College High School, and enclose both in an envelope.

(3) Mail/Drop off the Registration Form and cheque to Camp Registration, Luther College High School, 1500 Royal Street, Regina, SK  S4T 5A5 BEFORE JUNE 28

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact Mr. Dueck at kris.dueck@luthercollege.edu.