Football Team Ready for Their First Game

Coach Johnson with the 2015-16 Football Team As Lift For Life Academy rings in the new school year, we also ring in the new football season with a team of many new freshman faces. Coach Gary Johnson is excited to see what his new team can do after having many of his key

Alum Dionne Wagner ’12 is Hired to Work at LFLA

Dionne Wagner '12, once said, "My first year [at LFLA}, they were already giving us a tour of Southeast Missouri State University and encouraging us to think about college. I don't think I'd be at a university without Lift For Life's encouragement." Well, guess what? This year, Dionne graduated from SEMO, and she will be starting a

Two of A Kind: Twins Ready for Their Senior Year

Ebony and Ernest Washington with their father Ebony and Ernest Washington will be seniors at Lift for Life Academy (LFLA) for the 2016-17 school year. The twins have been attending LFLA since 6th grade, and while they might not always see eye-to-eye on everything, they agree that there’s more pros than cons to

Lift For Life Academy Softball travels to Webster University

On October 7, 2010, Lift For Life Academy’s high school softball team traveled to Webster University to take part in a special practice where they learned skills and techniques from the Webster University NCAA DIII Softball team.  Throughout the day, Lift For Life Academy softball players were paired with a member of the Webster team and