Summer Photo Contest!
Did You Know?
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.
The first annual Senior Girls Volleyball Tournament was held in 1998 and is still going strong today!
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.
When the College was first looking to relocate from Melville to Regina, it considered land at College & Winnipeg, College & Broad, and 23rd & Albert, finally settling on 18 acres of land on the west end of property owned by Government House, now called Royal Street.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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 and family, or just enjoying some quiet time, we want to know! Between July 17th and August 1st, you can submit your summer memories for a chance to win a cool piece of Luther gear from the Lion's Den.
Here's how the contest works:
1. Take a picture (or three or four) of your summer activities.
2. Post to your instagram account and tag us @luther_college_hs between July 17th and August 1st.
3. We will pick our favourites and enter them into a draw to win some Luther wear.
4. The winner will be announced via social media on August 2nd, so make sure to pay attention to our twitter and instagram accounts!
Enjoy your summer and happy 'gramming! If you have any questions in the meantime, please email firstname.lastname@example.org