College

10 Things Kids Should Know Before College

October 1, 2021 Your family has survived the testing, the essays, the applications, and the waiting game. Now, it's time to teach your college-bound child some important skills before she heads out of the ho...

College Bound – Resources for Students

September 1, 2021 Going to college presents a huge shift in daily life and responsibilities for students. Navigating this change can be challenging, but there are plenty of resources to help on-campus. This ...

School Spirit Fall 2021

September 1, 2021 Atonement Lutheran School Atonement Lutheran School was founded in 1960 with one objective in mind: “To impact lives through Christ” by providing an excellent Christian education and lovin...

Hip Grannie – Graduation

May 1, 2021 And just like that...he’s in high school!   It seems like yesterday when I was asked to write my first Hip Grannie column for Nola Family magazine. Our first grandchild was on the way, and I was t...

Louisiana Public Schools Closed Until April 13

March 13, 2020 All Louisiana public schools, K–12, will be closed statewide from March 16 to April 13, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced Friday on Twitter. We will provide updates as they become available. In a...

Personality Matters: The College Application Process

September 30, 2019 “... more than 1,000 colleges are test-optional, which evaluates students without their test scores taken into consideration.” Do colleges really want an epic personal essay about overcomin...

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