By Cassie Littel | March 1, 2023

As I am approaching senior year, stress and anxiety have become overwhelming. Looking for colleges, trying to figure out what I want to do with my life, and trying to…

Part 2/2 Discipleship Process at CLS

By Cassie Littel | February 25, 2023

As you may already know, we are in the process of creating a long term strategic discipleship plan for our K-12th grade students. Here at Christian Life School our goal…


By Karen Cervantes | February 15, 2023

Over the past few years, I have had multiple people encourage me to pick a word for the year that will challenge me outside my comfort zone. The word that…

Part 1/2 Discipleship Process at CLS

By Cassie Littel | February 11, 2023

At Christian Life School, we know the importance of our students becoming conscientious disciples of Christ. Our Spiritual Formations Director, Pastor Matt Short, is currently working on creating a strategy…

The Golden Eagle

By Karen Cervantes | February 3, 2023

The Golden Eagle is one of the many aspects that sets our school apart because it highlights each student that actively lives out the Portrait of the Graduate. Mr. Ramon…


By Karen Cervantes | January 27, 2023

Christian Life School currently has 7 International Students! This program not only allows our CLS students to gain a better understanding of international cultures, countries, and languages, but it also…

Fall Soccer Team Ethics and Sportsmanship Awards Announced

By Karen Cervantes | January 19, 2023

On December 29, 2022, the United Soccer Coaches announced the Team Ethics and Sportsmanship Award recipients for high school programs competing in the fall season. Twenty-five high school boys and…

Why We Celebrate Martin Luther King Day

By Cassie Littel | January 16, 2023

Martin Luther King (MLK) Day is a national holiday in the United States that celebrates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a Baptist minister and a…

CLS 2nd Grade Home Sweet Home Project

By Cassie Littel | January 14, 2023

Every year our second graders create a zoo exhibit for the school to come through and experience. The students were able to pick a habitat that they wanted to model.…

Lino Martinez Gets Honored by the CLS Athletics Department.

By Karen Cervantes | January 7, 2023

Senor Martinez is in his 50th year of coaching HS wrestling in Illinois and Wisconsin. He is in the Illinois High School Wrestling Hall of Fame for his work as…

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Searching for the right school can be a lengthy process requiring careful research. Christian Life School has developed an eBook to help with the process. We've provided a resource that every parent can take with them and use to assess whether a particular school meets their standards.

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