August 5, 2014
LFA chosen as School of the Week
LFA has been chosen as the School of the Week by Carney, Sandoe & Associates, a private school recruitment firm! Please read the full feature here
July 1, 2014
Campaign for LFA Exceeds $60 Million Goal
On June 30, 2014, Lake Forest Academy officially crossed the finish line, exceeding our $60 million goal in this unprecedented Campaign for LFA. BIG thanks go to the entire LFA community for their generous support and commitment.
June 23, 2014
Awards given out at last All-School Meeting
The last All-School Meeting of the year took place in the Cressey Center for the Arts at 9:40 AM on May 23rd. Various academic awards were given to outstanding students for their achievements in English, mathematics, science, foreign language, and history. Additionally, ten students received awards for their participation in the performing and visual arts.
Seniors Tommy Clarke and Claudia Jones also received the Harvest Hope Award. Harvest Hope is LFA's service learning initiative. North Chicago Community Partners is donating a book to the AJ Katzenmaier School library in recognition of Tommy and Claudia's leadership during Harvest Hope events this year.
May 29, 2014
The Rotary Club of Lake Forest-Lake Bluff honors 10 LFA student volunteers
The Rotary Club of Lake Forest-Lake Bluff honored 10 student volunteers at its annual Youth Recognition Breakfast last week. Students were recognized for their service and leadership in community projects. Seniors Caroline Duckworth, Tommy Clarke, Claudia Jones, Catherine Hanlon, Maame Addae, and Hallie Ventling were among the students honored. Juniors John Pan and Jennifer Ma were also honored with sophomore Sophia Platcow and freshman Kevin Lu. Congratulations to all!
May 28, 2014
Volunteers walk in the Great Strides campaign for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
On Sunday, May 23rd, nine students attended the Great Strides walk for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The group raised over $4,000 towards cystic fibrosis research. Seniors Emily Meyer, Madeleine Pattis, Miriam Fraga, Tommy Clarke, Claudia Jones, and Darlene Ineza walked in the campaign. Sophomores Matt Pugliese, Maddie McWilliams, and Maggie Meyer were also in attendance.