Area 8th Graders and Parents, you are invited to the 2023 Viking Open House! --Parents and students can arrive at any time between 6pm and 8pm to meet and speak with teachers, coaches, etc. about various groups/activities. --At 6:30 or 7:30 Parents may gather in the chapel for a presentation on Tuition, Wisconsin Parental Choice Program, Special Needs Scholarship Program, & Financial Aid by the Business Manager and/or Principal. –At 6:30 or 7:30 Parents may gather in the Media Center for a presentation on preparing for college and careers by the Guidance Department. –Throughout the night Parents may also use our [...]
WLA is excited to host 8th Grade Viking Night this fall on September 22nd, 2023. It is an opportunity for 8th graders from the Fond du Lac, Oshkosh, and surrounding communities to come together for a fun evening of games, food, and football. RSVP for this event here. Shedule of Events: 4:30pm Drop off at WLA at Door #1 (gym entrance) for registration 4:40pm Pep-Rally 5:00pm Kickball Tournament & Other Activities 6:00pm Tailgate Party (Parents are invited!) 7:00pm Varsity Football game vs. Laconia There is NO CHARGE for the tournament, the tailgate party, or to attend the football game. Please, however, RSVP at here so that we know approximately how many [...]
“Real Questions, Real Solutions" offers answers from CFS counselors to real questions that teens are asking about anxiety, depression, and other mental and emotional health concerns. Visit www.christianfamilysolutions.org/real-questions-real-solutions/ submit your questions and read the responses to inquiries from other teens.
“I’m so stressed out! How can I manage it?” Helping Teens Work Through Stress By Kara Witthuhn, School-Based Counselor When we talk about stress, we often refer to it as negative. However, in many situations, stress is a good thing. Stress prompts the body to power up extra resources. Stress activates chemical responses that enable focus, strength, stamina, speed, alertness, and boosts memory. Stress gives us an energy upgrade to respond to the task at hand and pushes us to step out of our comfort zone into opportunities to learn and grow. God made us with the ability to endure and [...]
WLA Theatre Presents:"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" by Peter & Hans BloedelComing to the WLA Stage:March 24-25 at 7PMMarch 26 at 2PMAdmission: Adults - $5, Seniors & Students - $3Tickets are available at hometowntickets.com or in the WLA office during normal school days starting Feb. 24.
WLA Summer Camps 2023Registration for all camps: April 1, 2023 – May 31, 2023**NOTE** Band Camp registration at wlabands.orgAll other camps go to the resources page.Volleyball, $45June 13-168:00-10:00am - Students Entering Grades 5/610:00am-12:00pm - Students Entering Grades 7/8Volleyball camp, run by WLA coaches and players, emphasizes basic volleyball skills. Players will learn the fundamentals of the game and then use them in practice and in game situations. It provides the opportunity to learn skills even if the game isn’t offered in grade school. Come dressed to play -shorts, t-shirt, tennis shoes. Knee pads are recommended. Registration: April 1, 2023 - May [...]
How do I know if a relationship is healthy or unhealthy? By Kara Witthuhn, School-Based Counselor Great question, because how you navigate romantic relationships early in life has lifelong impact. Healthy relationships provide social and emotional growth and can help you develop into an adult who has healthy relationships. Unhealthy relationships, however, risk detrimental impact on your physical health, happiness, and overall well-being. Healthy relationships are energizing, inspire growth, and demonstrate mutual respect and caring. A healthy relationship allows you to be yourself, bringing all your flaws and strengths to the table, while accepting the other person for who they are [...]
Welcome to WLA’s New School Blog. This will be a place for our students, families, supporters, and community members to find information about news and events happening on the WLA campus. We’re excited to share more with you soon! - Pastor Phil Janke, Director of Recruitment and Communication