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  • "High quality teachers with a passion for what they do and a passion for Christ."
  • "My teachers were all role models and have shaped me to be the person I am today."
  • "NLA has exceeded what we had hoped for in every way."
  • "I can't believe we have this ‘gem’ of a school in our backyard."
  • "We knew coming in that NLA was a fantastic school, but our expectations have been far exceeded."
  • "Once again I am reminded of how different it is at NLA from many other schools."
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    "God showed me that He can work in anyone, even and especially in younger people like us. God means so much more to me now. He is the ONLY reason I live today, and my only purpose in life is to serve Him."

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    "I didn’t see Him or feel Him there for me when I was in that moment of rock bottom. I thought I was alone and that no one loved me. But when I look back on it now I can totally see how God was there the whole time and how he was working in my life then and using things step by step to draw me back to Him. If I hadn’t come to New Life I don’t know where I’d be."

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    “New Life Academy prepared me well for college and my internship. The teachers encouraged discussion and invited us to ask questions. I felt they really wanted us to know and understand the course work. They didn’t just want us to learn it for a test. They had high expectations of us. MIT was not overwhelming because I had developed good study habits and test-taking strategies."

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  • Innovative Learning Methods in U of M Anatomy and Physiology Class at NLA

    Megan Henning’s Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology class is one of 30 in the Twin Cities to take advantage of the University of Minnesota College in the Schools program. The course, which offers transferable college credit, employs unique methods for teaching the structure and function of every major system in the human body.

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  • 24th Annual Thanksgiving Pie Sale

    Remember to order your thanksgiving pies from the NLA Kitchen! Pie options include blueberry, dutch apple crumb, cherry, pumpkin, and pecan.

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  • New to MAP Testing at NLA this Year: The Learning Continuum

    This year, MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) tests will be administered again to first through seventh graders in the Fall and Spring semesters. New to the bi-annual MAP testing at NLA in 2014 is a Learning Continuum that will help teachers more effectively apply students’ score data in the classroom.

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  • NLA Bible Teacher, Brian Schrader, Receives his 2nd Doctorate

    With a Master’s degree in Biblical Counseling and Doctorates in both Youth Ministry and Theology, Schrader is able to forge meaningful connections with his students, empowering them to use their gifts and abilities for God.

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  • Help us reach $100,000 in Annual Giving! Your gift makes a difference.

    Did you know that gifts to Annual Giving are the mainstay of Academy fundraising? These contributions impact every student, every experience, every day. Each year the Academy raises funds to support and help provide for the areas that make our school unique – our talented students, biblical integration, excellent teachers, strong fine arts and athletic programs, and beautiful campus – all in an effort to prepare students for life.

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  • Innovation Sparks in New Life Academy Classrooms with New “Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD) Program

    Bringing new and innovative methods of learning into the classroom is a key fundamental at New Life Academy. With the technological advances of the 21st century, students of all ages are tech savvy now, and this is unlocking new ways to immerse students in learning at school. Engaging students in the classroom is exactly what New Life Academy is doing this year by implementing the “Bring Your Own Device” program, or “BYOD.”

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Wed Nov 26

5th Grade Grandparents' Day

Worship Center 9:15am - 10:30am
Thu Nov 27

NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Holiday

Thru: 11/28/2014
Mon Dec 01

NO SCHOOL - Teacher Workshop

Thu Dec 04

Morningstar/Sr. High Choir

Mall of America 10:00am - 3:00pm
Fri Dec 05

Mid Quarter 2

Sat Dec 06

Morningstar concerts

Trinity Lutheran and Guardian Angel 11:00am - 10:00pm
Mon Dec 08

Financial Aid Night - 12th grade


Blood Drive

NLA Cafeteria/Commons 2:30pm - 7:45pm
Fri Dec 12

1st and 2nd Grade Grandparents' Day

Worship Center 1:15pm - 2:30pm