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

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

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