Students at Zion Lutheran School receive a high quality, well-rounded Christian education. Our curriculum evaluates each core curriculum in a cycle with a focus on one discipline each year. Zion’s standards incorporate the standards established by the Colorado Department of Education.
Zion teaches the following content areas:
Word of God
Bible History, Catechism, Hymn Study, Memory Work
General Mathematics, Pre-Algebra, Algebra
Reading, Literature, Phonics, Spelling, Grammar, Creative Writing
General Social Studies, U.S. History, World History, Colorado History, Geography, Civics, Current Events
General Science, Life Science, Physical Science, Earth Science
Fitness, Health, Movement, Sports Skills
Music, Choir, Piano Lessons (optional), Visual Art
Computer Skills and Applications
Homework has been shown to be essential to learning, providing reinforcement and practice of classroom work and giving the parents the opportunity to participate in their child’s education. Homework develops important skills for high school and beyond such as responsibility, independence, and time management.
Zion Lutheran School participates in the Terra Nova achievement testing program developed by McGraw-Hill. Students in the third through eighth grades are tested each year.
To view and discuss class results from Terra Nova tests, please contact our principal here.