Congratulations to Mr. Malone for Winning 2016 MO Charter School Teacher of the Year!

Mr. Rodney Malone On November 4, Mr. Rodney Malone was awarded the Missouri Charter School Teacher of the Year award at the Missouri Charter Public School Association’s 2016 Charter School Conference. Mr. Malone is an exceptional, educational leader at Lift For Life Academy not only because of his dedication to instructing our teachers

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

Supplying Our Sensational Educators with Classroom Materials

Every year, we have students who are unable to purchase all of their school supplies on their own, but we are constantly amazed by how the St. Louis community rallies together to give these students the materials they need to learn in school. This year was no exception, as Lift For Life Academy received amazing

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

Inspiring Students in Ms. Sinclair’s Senior Composition Class

LFLA sophomore, Adom, and Ms. Sinclair At Lift For Life Academy, we, as a community, work to ensure that our students will go out into the world after graduation prepared for post-secondary endeavors and civic involvement. While we are able to inspire students to learn about the different paths they can take in

Bringing Music To Life

Thanks to the tremendous generosity of the Arthur and Helen Baer Foundation and the support of Sally and Ken Goldman, Lift For Life Academy is able to commence the BRINGING MUSIC TO LIFE program, based on the successful, well-received, pilot program conducted during the summer of 2015. The program offers Academy Middle Schoolers the opportunity

Valedictorian Recounts the LFLA Class of 2015 Graduation

On Wednesday, May 13, Lift For Life Academy seniors commemorated their high school graduation with a ceremony at Harris-Stowe State University. The students’ families and friends packed the auditorium to cheer on these young scholars as they move on to the next chapter of their lives. We are happy to report over 98% of students