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HOUSE

RESOLUTION No. ___




Introduced by: Behning, Frizzell, Pond, Bosma,
Young D, Turner, Yount, Hoffman

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    A HOUSE RESOLUTION recognizing the week of March 3-9, 2003 as Lutheran Schools Week and to acknowledge Lutheran Schools for their excellence in education.

    Whereas, the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod is the second largest private educator in the country;

    Whereas, there are 2,829 Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Schools in the United States;

    Whereas, there are 1,700 Early Childhood Schools, 1,038 Elementary Schools, and 91 High Schools declared as Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Schools in the United States;


    Whereas, there are 119 Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Schools in Indiana;

    Whereas, in Indiana, there are 62 Early Childhood Schools, 55 Elementary Schools, and 4 High Schools that are Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Schools;

    Whereas, there are 14,300 children in Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Schools in Indiana;

    Whereas, there are 300,000 children attending Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Schools in the United States;

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

    SECTION 1. That the House of Representatives of the Indiana General Assembly commends the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Schools for their excellence in education and recognize March 3-9, 2003 as Lutheran Schools Week.

    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to the Executive Director of Lutheran Schools, David C. Beringer, and the Principal of Lutheran High School, Gary St. Clair.
    





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