Zion Lutheran Academy

Zion Lutheran Academy provides classical Lutheran education in the inner-city of Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Following the trivium method we provide our students with a true liberal education.
Along with the core curriculum using Saxon Math and Shurley Grammar students can expect to study Latin, music, theater, art and organized sports.
We begin every day with Matins, Morning Prayer, or a catechetical Latin prayer service.
We conclude the week with Compline. At the Zion Lutheran Academy the gifted student is challenged and the struggling student is nurtured.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 52 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

Zion Lutheran Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1883

Student Body

Total Students
52 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
64%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
Zion Lutheran Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Chess Club, Choir, Ham Radio Club, Recorder Orchestra, Rocketry Club
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Zion Lutheran Academy offer?
Zion Lutheran Academy offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer and Volleyball.
What is Zion Lutheran Academy's ranking?
Zion Lutheran Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for: Highest percentage of students of color and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Zion Lutheran Academy?
The application deadline for Zion Lutheran Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Zion Lutheran Academy located?
Zion Lutheran Academy is located in the Hanna Creighton neighborhood of Fort Wayne, IN.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 52 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Did You Know?

The average acceptance rate in Fort Wayne, IN is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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