About Us

West Central Learning Academy II is a blended learning public school chartered by the state of Ohio to provide an educational choice for students. The school is located in Lima, Ohio and serves Student in Grades 9 – 12. West Central Learning Academy II:

  • Provides educational choice for families
  • Provides all required subjects for high school graduation
  • Fits all learning styles
  • Appeals to students’ interests
  • Builds creative thinking
  • Creatively uses resources available on the Internet

The Board shall hold a Public Hearing to allow for public comment on the use of Title I, Title IIA, Title VIB and IDEA (Special Education) funds, pursuant to requirements set forth by the Ohio Department of Education and provides for an opportunity for public comment on the use of Title I, Title IIA, Title VIB and IDEA (Special Education) IDEA funds. 

The Public Hearing is scheduled on the agenda of the annual meeting of the governing authority: 

Tuesday, August 8, 2023 at 9:00 a.m. 

West Central Learning Academy 

522 W. North St. 

Lima, OH 45801 

We invite all parents and interested parties to attend this meeting.


Board Members

Chairman: Bryan Albright, Associate Director of Ohio State University Lima campus  bryana@wcla.cs.k12.oh.us

Vice Chairman: Millie Hughes, retired Curriculum & Technology Coordinator at Allen County ESC  millieh@wcla.cs.k12.oh.us

Member: Steven Maki, retired Supply Chain Manager at Husky Energy stevem@wcla.cs.k12.oh.us

Member: Aaron McLaurine,   Works and Coaches at Newlook Fitness    aaronm@wcla.cs.k12.oh.us

Member: Michael Schoenhofer, retired Executive Director We Care People/Mental Health and Recovery  mikes@wcla.cs.k12.oh.us

Sponsor Liaison: Maureen Businger Maureen.Businger@education.ohio.gov

Treasurer: Sandy Langhals, Treasurer WCLA  wc_treas@noacsc.org

Superintendent: Mindy Schulz, Superintendent WCLA mindy@wcla.cs.k12.oh.us

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