You are invited to our Commencement Concert on Friday, May 26 at 7pm in the ALA gymnasium. The concert will include performances by all ALA choirs and the Concert Band, as well as individual performers.
During the concert, two ALA teachers will be honored for milestone anniversaries. Read more.
- Gary Gray will be honored for the milestone of 40 years in the public ministry, with 23 of those years at ALA.
- Virginia Steinmetz will be honored for 25 years in the public ministry, all at ALA.
Teachers who will be leaving ALA at the end of this school year will also be recognized.
- Scott and Kelly Loberger will be moving this summer to Doral, Florida, where both have accepted calls to teach at Divine Savior Academy. While at ALA, Scott taught math classes, and Kelly served as our Student Success Coordinator.
- Andrea Indahl has accepted a call to CrossWalk in Phoenix and will finish this year as our art instructor.
- Our Spanish instructor, Kandi Rosales, will be leaving after this year as she and her husband welcome their third daughter to their family.
We invite you to join us in thanking God for the blessing of these faithful servants. Following the concert there will be an outdoor reception for our honorees. Everyone is invited to the concert and reception. No RSVP is requested, and no tickets are needed for the concert or the reception.
The final ALA Sunday will be held at at Grace, Vail (Tucson) on June 4.
FINE ARTS REVIEW
THE SNOW WHITE VARIETY SHOW
hit the ALA stage on April 27, 28, 30, 2017! Romance, comedy, suspense, western, epic poetry, mystery, cooking, stand-up routine, and blockbuster action movie—what a THEATRICAL weekend! View photos.
One ALA student was selected for the AMEA Arizona All-State Choir and performed in the All-State Choir Concert at the Gammage Theatre on Saturday, April 8 at 5pm. What an honor!
Catherine B (trombone), Samantha K (saxophone), Ben A (clarinet), and Liza M (trumpet) represented ALA at the WELS Band Festival on March 17-19 at Fox Valley Lutheran High School in Appleton, Wisconsin. The four traveled with Ms. Andrea Oppermann, who also served as this year’s festival pianist.
REGIONAL BAND AND CHOIR
Congratulations to Senior Adam Martz for being accepted into the AZMEA Southwest Regional Choir. Special congratulations also to Samantha Kiecker who achieved a high score on her audition. The Southwest Regional Band, Orchestra, and Choir Concert was held at McClintock High School on February 18.
The A Cappella choir attended the East Regional Choral Fest in Watertown, WI in November. Learn more and hear recordings.