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

Picture the Future Art Gallery

On Friday, February 6, eight Lift For Life Academy 8th graders will be presenting their photography and creative writing at the Campus YMCA at Washington University in St. Louis from 5 to 6:30 p.m. This gallery showing will be the culmination of over a semester's worth of work in collaboration with photography students from Wash

Bike-based Obstacle Hunt July 20

Uber Asphalt is a bike ride / obstacle hunt where teams of two use bikes, brains and brawn to win beers, big prizes and bragging rights. Starting and ending at Lift For Life Academy on Broadway, bikers in teams of two create their own courses around St. Louis in order to get through six checkpoint obstacles, with