Enlightium Academy (Enlightium) is an approved private Christian school that has been serving homeschool, online, and co-op students in K-12 in the U.S. and around the globe. With parental support, excellent instruction, and a personalized approach to learning through the top choice of Christian curricula, we are equipping our students academically, spiritually, physically, socially, and emotionally so that they are ready for life.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,920 students
  • State Accredited: Yes
  • Live Instruction: No
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,500
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 30 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Enlightium Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Washington for:


School Overview

Religious Affiliation
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Intervention Program (3-12) for struggling students and Gifted Program (3-8) for higher-level learners
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Cost
Summer Program Cost Notes
Students may take up to one credit (grades 9-12)/course (3-8)
Summer Program Details
State Accredited Program
Personalized Content
Live Instruction
Rolling Enrollment
Flexible Class Schedule
Accelerated Offerings
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
Dedicated College Counselor
Community Clubs/Activities Offered

Student Body

Total Students
1,920 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
Students by Grade
Enlightium Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
30 students
Number of AP Courses
10 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English Language and Composition, AP French, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP US Government and Politics, AP US History, AP World History
Average SAT score
Average ACT score
Classroom Dress Code
(Not applicable)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Please see Enlightium Academy’s Tuition page: https://www.enlightiumacademy.com/admissions/tuition-packages
Acceptance Rate
Admissions Director
Valentin Solodyankin


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
ACSI Student Activities, Bible Studies, Missionary Program, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Reading Clubs, Spotlight Writing, Student Council

School Notes

Enlightium`s mission is to support every unique student on their journey to embrace their God-given talents, develop a lifelong thirst for knowledge, display a Christ-like spirit, and care for their community with kindness, respect, and love. 

Enlightium`s vision is to nurture students to honor God, care for others, and believe in themselves and their future.

At Enlightium, we teach from a biblical worldview and provide an academic program that satisfies private school approval and accreditation requirements. Our students receive a strong background in reading, language, mathematics, science, and history. We provide Christian teachers who serve as role models for students on developing a Christian mindset within our Expected Student Outcomes (spiritually, academically, physically, socially, and emotionally).

Enlightium`s students in grades PreK-2 use a book-based Christian curriculum while students in grades 3-12 use an online, Christian curriculum (i.e., Ignitia). Both curricula options include English, math, science, history, electives, and Bible courses. For students in grades 3-12, Enlightium offers the World Languages Spanish, French, German, Russian, Latin, and Chinese. In addition, the online curriculum utilizes a diverse, vibrant mix of lessons, assignments, and assessments. The interactive learning games, academic links, and off-computer projects also create opportunities for in-depth study.

Enlightium students can work at any time of the day and any days of the week, as long as they keep up with assigned work on a weekly basis and finish on time. Whether your student needs to be academically challenged, desires a more flexible schedule, or desires to work from the comfort of the home, Enlighitum is a great choice! 

Honor courses demand a high level of participation, effort, and quality work from students. Honor courses are available in select core courses to students in grades 3-12.

Advanced Placement (AP) courses enable students to prepare for AP exams to earn college-level credit while still in high school:
  • Biology
  • Calculus
  • Chemistry
  • English Language and Composition
  • French Language and Culture
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • U.S. Government and Politics
  • U.S. History
  • World History
*AP course grade availability available at enlightiumacademy.com/academics/curriculum/ap-courses

Concurrent Credits (CC) are offered for high school students through Northwest Nazarene University while attending Enlightium Academy:
  • BIOL 1040: Environmental Science
  • ENGL 1020: English Composition
  • HIST 1030: The World & the West I
  • HIST 1040: The World & the West II
  • MATH 1300: College Algebra
  • PSYC 1550: Introduction to Psychology
*CC course grade availability available at enlightiumacademy.com/academics/curriculum/concurrent-credit

Dual Enrollment (DE) offers high school students the opportunity to take college classes at the school of their choice while attending Enlightium Academy. 
*DE course information can be found at enlightiumacademy.com/academics/curriculum/dual-enrollment

Enlightium offers NCAA-approved courses, giving each student the opportunity to engage with a high standard while providing the support needed to succeed.

Enlightium`s GHLL program meets the uniquely advanced needs of gifted, talented, and highly capable learners in grades 3-8. We offer one-on-one mentoring, evidence-based practices, specialized instruction, and a project-based curriculum designed to enhance higher-level thinking, provide creative learning experiences, progress learning, maximize potential, and develop skills to solidify strengths and improve weaknesses.

Enlightium`s intervention team, which includes the principal, the student`s counselor, and the student`s teachers, works together to identify the unique needs of each student who struggles academically and thus offers additional guidance and support. Assistance is provided for English Language Learners (ELL), students at risk through the Bridge Program, and students in need of Academic Intervention Measures and Support (AIMS)/504.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,920 students
  • State Accredited: Yes
  • Live Instruction: No
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,500
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 30 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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