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ZION HIGH SCHOOL ACADEMY 2020-2021

Building Foundations and Transforming Lives in Christ • This is our mission, and is at the heart of everything we do.

Care, Excellence and Opportunities
Our caring teachers provide a nurturing, supportive environment for your children.
Our 119 years of preparing students has made us experts in education excellence.
Our wide open campus provides opportunities to spread out and enjoy this world God has created.

Our On-Campus Experience
This is full-time, on-campus high school. We use an online curricula provider, Genesis Virtual Academy, and classes are a blend of live online instruction, pre-recorded video, research and worksheets.
Zion provides a full-time staff member to work with our students and provide academic support, accountability and socialization opportunities.
Students may participate in our hot lunch program, drive themselves to school if applicable, and enjoy free time in our breakout room.
We provide the computers, Internet connection and resources to help every student succeed.
Our small class size ensures that all students receive the attention from our staff that they need.

Genesis Virtual Academy
All of our returning students and all new students will be transferred/enrolled with our new partner, Genesis Virtual Academy.
Genesis Virtual Academy will provide all of the curriculum for this program, and their teachers are responsible for content, grading and advancement.
Our Zion staff is in close contact and in partnership with Genesis’ teachers and administrators.
Genesis’ online teachers are easily available and quick to help.
Genesis provides a guidance counselor to help with college preparation.
17 Advanced Placement (AP) classes are available including Chemistry, Psychology, US History and Calculus. Genesis is a program of Mayer Lutheran High School, in Mayer, Minnesota and is nationally accredited through Advance-Ed and the National Lutheran Schools Association.

Daily Schedule
The Genesis catalog is diverse, and a typical schedule would include courses in Math, English, Social Studies, Science and Religion, as well as an elective, such as Graphic Design, Spanish, Business Law, Principles of Coding , Video Production or Medical Terminology.
Students are on our Zion campus Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 3:00 (2:00 Fridays), although we may make exceptions based on family needs.

Tuition & Fees
Tuition is $8799 for the year for a full schedule of classes and includes enrollment in Genesis Virtual Academy. Activity Fee $90
New Family Fee–one time $200
Facility Fee $400 per family
Administrative Fee $200 per student

More Information
Check out the Genesis Virtual Academy website at
www.genesisva.org, and our school’s website at www.zionls.org Call us at 425-334-5064
Email us at office@zionls.org
Our Parent-Student Handbook details all of our policies.
Care. Excellence. Opportunities.

Heather Stahl

M.A.Ed Curriculum Instruction, Concordia University, Portland OR

B.A. Wellness, University of Sioux Falls

Lutheran Teaching Ministry Certificate

Washington State Teaching Certificate

Member Lamb of God Lutheran Church

Click to email me at h.stahl @zionls.org

2019-2020 High School Supply List