Louise Secker

Louise Secker is a staff writer for The Lion. She has worked in nonprofit fundraising and marketing for more than 20 years and served on a number of boards and committees related to health,…

Christian Schools
Christian Schools are filling up as enrollment season opens

Christian schools across the country are enrolling students for the 2023-24 school year, building on historic gains in student numbers over the last several years.  For some… Read More

January 19, 2023
Robust school choice programs help rural families and leave district schools unharmed, report shows 

A new report debunks the myth that school choice “devastates” rural school districts. In their report “Rerouting the Myths of Rural School Choice,” analysts from… Read More

December 15, 2022
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PGA Pro makes gift to Nashville Christian School golf program

A Tennessee Christian school’s golf team received a huge gift last week from pro golfer Brandt Snedeker. Snedeker gave $30,000, and the Tennessee Golf Foundation added another $25,000,… Read More

November 21, 2022
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Fed-up vet starts classical religious school in Maryland to save his daughters from public school curriculum, secular ideas

Ali Ghaffari had reached a breaking point with the curriculum and secular notions being pushed in his daughters’ public school. So the Navy veteran took decisive action. He… Read More

November 16, 2022
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Here’s how Christian schools have celebrated Veterans Day across the United States

Christian schools across the country honored veterans Friday with special events and recognition for military service. At College Heights Christian School in Joplin, Missouri, the annual Veterans Day… Read More

November 11, 2022