Fiesta Tipica 2014

The students and teachers of ALCS La Unión hosted the annual school fundraiser and celebration of traditional Honduran food, dress and dance. See photos from the event below:

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Prayers for Saturday

Please pray for the students who are traveling to San Pedro to take the ACT and TOEFL tomorrow!

Lucely Reyes, Darwin Juarez, Nelson Barahona, and Ricardo Alfaro will be taking the ACT; and Kevin Castellanos will be taking the TOEFL.

Pray for them as they take these exams and the next steps toward university.

School Field Trip 2013

The 2012-2013 school year is almost over! To mark the end of the year, the students spent a day enjoying nature, playing games, and going for a hike. Below are some photos from their day:

Mr. Perdomo and some 11th-grade students enjoy snacks during the field trip.

Mr. Perdomo and some 11th-grade students enjoy snacks during the field trip.

Mr. Speiller and 11th-grade students hike around El Filo.

Mr. Speiller and 11th-grade students hike around El Filo.

The 11th-graders love nature.

The 11th-graders love nature.

A fun day!

A fun day!

Taking a bus to El Filo.

Taking a bus to El Filo.

Science field trip!

The third grade has been learning in science class about nature: soil, plants, insects and animals. This week, the class took a field trip to Unión MicroFinanza’s coffee processing and training facility in La Unión. They heard about processing coffee, caring for the environment, collecting and reusing water, and making organic fertilizer using microorganisms and red worms. Below is a slideshow from their field trip.

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Student Annual Gathering this week!

Students from 7th-11th grade leave early tomorrow morning for Tegucigalpa, where they will participate in the events of Student Annual Gathering (SAG) — competitions of athletics, art, and scholarship among all the Abundant Life schools. Please pray for the students’ travel and their week at SAG.

Below, the 5th-grade class creates a poster for the students going to SAG:

Good luck at SAG SAG designs From fifth grade

Meet the new students

Editor’s note: In February, ALCS La Unión began a nivelacion class. Meet the students who are taking this intensive English course in preparation for entering the bilingual school.

Belky

Belky Raquel Cerro

11 years old

Belky likes learning new words such as pencil, sharpener, and other things they use at school.

Cristian

Cristian Naun Tome

11 years old

Cristian enjoys learning English and new vocabulary words.

Francisco

José Francisco Ramos

12 years old

Fransisco wants to learn English and he enjoys vocabulary class.

Josue

Josué Ortiz Cardenas

8 years old

Josué likes vocabulary class because he gets to learn new words.

Juan

Juan Carlos Zambrano

12 years old

Juan likes learning new words in vocabulary class.

Odin

Odin Ariel Amaya

12 years old

Odin likes vocabulary class because it is fun and interesting and he learns new words. He wants to be able to graduate knowing English to study in the U.S., and to teach his family English.

Pavel

Pavel David Alvarado

12 years old

Pavel likes how the teacher explains everything and likes to be at the school to learn English and to study in the U.S.