Developing Christian Leaders

An Illinois Lutheran education empowers students to be bold, confident Christian leaders in tomorrow’s world. Through a strong academic program, our caring, qualified instructors prepare students for college, the workforce and beyond.

Our students develop essential critical thinking skills and develop a strong, Christian worldview as they discover their own unique God-given skills and abilities. Students participate in a wide range of extracurricular activities and social experiences that help to build a strong community within the school and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Isabella, Class of 2020

How long have you been at Illinois Lutheran Schools? I have been at Illinois Lutheran for 13 years.

What have you participated in at ILHS? I have participated in volleyball, basketball, and softball.

Have you received any awards, recognition or special accomplishments? A Honor Roll Freshman – Junior Year, Volleyball Conference Player of the Year and All-Conference in Basketball and Softball.

How have you been involved in our community? I enjoy helping at the Crete Food Pantry and with my church’s Sunday school.

What is your favorite class? My favorite class is Statistics.

Where do you plan to go to college, and what do you plan to major in? I plan to attend Western Illinois University to major in Business Marketing and play volleyball.

What is the most challenging part of being a senior? The most challenging part about being a senior is staying motivated.

What is the best part of being a senior? The best part about being a senior is the senior privileges that we have.

What advice do you have for incoming freshmen? My advice for incoming freshman would be stay involved in the school and participate in extracurriculars. Enjoy every minute because it goes by so fast.

Where do you imagine yourself 10 years from now? Having a successful career in business marketing.

Do you have a favorite bible passage that helps you through tough times? “But as for me and my house we will serve the Lord.” Joshua 24:15b

Do you think ILHS is preparing you for college? Yes, the teachers do a great job of giving us the tools to be successful in college. They are always willing to help us.

How would your friends describe you? My friends would describe me as outgoing, motivated, and charismatic.

When you look back on Illinois Lutheran in later years, what will you remember most? I will remember the forever friendships and fun memories.