2000's

“For I know the plans I have for you, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”

The new millennium had begun. Many had no hope for our future, but God in His wisdom allowed LSSES to go on. The future is still waiting and unfolding.

2000 A Resource Room is established at Pilgrim Lutheran School. Another part time teacher-consultant was added to the school staff.

2001 Special School began a part time Resource Lab at Martin Luther High School.

2002 A Resource Room was added at Our Redeemer Lutheran School. The Resource Lab at Martin Luther High School became full time. Teacher Consultant Services began at Divine Redeemer Lutheran School in Hartland. The “Celebrity Waiter” fundraiser was begun.

2003 A teacher-consultant position became full time.

2005 A part-time Art Therapy Program begins. An Early Childhood Teacher Consultant/School Psychologist is hired.

2007 Hales Corners Resource Room was begun.

2008 An art based curriculum program is piloted in the self-contained classroom, with plans to continue the program in Milwaukee’s Third Ward. God continues to know the students and the plans of LSSES. He has continued to prosper its services, and not harm them. LSSES is one of only two programs of its type in the United States. There is continued hope and a look toward the future.