West Central Learning Academy II is an online public school chartered by the state of Ohio to provide an educational choice for students. The school is located in Lima, Ohio and serves students in grades 7 - 12. Ther Learning Academy:

  • 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
School Mission:
to prepare students to become life-long learners and productive citizens by combining state-of-the-art digital curriculum and instruction with access to local school resources that complement the instruction.
Board Members:
  • Chairman: Rod Russell, Superintendent of VanLue Local Schools
  • Vice Chairman: Jeff Price, Superintendent of Hardin Northern
  • Member: Millie Hughes, retired Curriculum & Technology Coordinator at Allen County ESC
  • Member: Dr. Gwynne Rife, Professor of Biology and Education at the University of Findlay
  • Member: Bryan Albright, Associate Director of the Ohio State University Lima campus
  • Member (ex officio): Shelly Reiff, Sponsor liaison and Lima City Schools assistant treasurer
  • Treasurer: Karla Wireman, Treasurer WCLA and Allen County ESC
  • Superintendent: Mindy Schulz,  Superintendent WCLA and Allen County ESC

Policies and Reports:

  1. WCLA Annual Report
  2. No Child Left Behind/Federal Programs
  3. Parent's Right to Know
  4. Parent Involvement Policy
  5. WCLA Career Advising Policy
Contact Information:
West Central Learning Academy
522 W. North Street
Lima, Ohio 45801

Office: 419-227-9252

FAX: 419-227-2511
Email webmaster: Theresa Looser