Football Program for Community Middle School Students

Published Date: Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 2:45pm

Public Service Announcement – For Immediate Release

St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12
1200 Oakdale Avenue
West St. Paul, MN 55118
www.StCroixLutheran.org

Contact: Kristina Lewerenz, Communications Director
P. 651-455-1521
Email: KLewerenz@StCroixLutheran.org

August 3, 2016, West St. Paul, Minnesota

Community students in grades 7-8 have an awesome opportunity to play competitive tackle football in the Metro Football League for a fraction of the cost of most community education programs. The season runs from  August 16 through mid-October, and all equipment is provided. Home games and practices take place at St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12, 1200 Oakdale Avenue, West St. Paul, MN. The cost to participate is $85 and includes all equipment. For more information and to sign up, contact Drew Kock at DKock@StCroixLutheran.org.

About St. Croix Lutheran

St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12 is a private Christian middle school and high school located in West St. Paul, MN.  Established in 1958, the school offers a full range of academic courses in English, mathematics, science, business life skills, religion, the fine arts, world languages, social studies, and physical education. Accelerated, advanced placement, and college-level STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) courses are offered to ensure that students are well prepared for post-secondary education. 95% of SCL graduates pursue additional education at the university or college level after graduation. 100% of seniors graduated in 2016. The school offers 23 interscholastic sports as a member of the Tri Metro Conference. The football program has claimed the section championship for the last five years and won the state Class AAA championship in 2011 and 2013. In addition to athletics, students have opportunities to participate in drama, music, and leadership programs. SCL’s on-site 152-bed dormitory opened in May 2015. International students from 17 countries make up 25% of the student body.

 
Thao Le, Class of 2010, Amherst College
" Many St. Croix graduates earn university scholarships. I earned a scholarship that covered 87% of my university costs in a pre-medical program. "
- Thao '10