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Science Fair - a three month project with multiple steps, including writing a research paper, recording processes, and not to
Vice President Kamala Harris, Jackie Robinson, Willie O’Ree...just some of the names of the remarkable people our 4th graders learned
Our student council is hosting a food drive in the month of March. Students are encouraged to bring in non-perishable
Check out this week's Weekly Roar with all the latest information going on at Zion Lutheran School. Weekly Roar 2/19/21
Mrs. Haynes, 2nd grade teacher, 6th year at ZLS Zion Lutheran School is... “amazing! It is a great place for
Ms. Susan Gorton, a 22-year NASA Scientist, visited with our 6-8th graders on Thursday, Feb. 11 to talk about her
Zion Virtual Trivia Night Youth Fundraiser You’re invited for a night of fun at Zion’s Virtual Trivia Night! Saturday, March
Dine to Donate for February is at Papa Johns Belleville.  Order from Papa Johns on Tuesday, Feb. 23 and a
Get all the latest information from our school with this week’s edition of the ZLS Weekly Roar – our school’s
In recognition of Black History Month, our fourth graders are working on a Biography Bottle Project. Each student chose an
Enrollment is now open for new students for the 2021-22 school year. To get started with our enrollment process, fill
Can we donate 100 items of food for the 100th day of school? We sure can! Our kindergarten classes were
On Monday, Feb. 1 we had the 100th day of school - something we are beyond excited to celebrate this
Zion School Store Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Online ordering for Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Sale ends
FILL THE BUS FOOD DRIVE – Preschool – 4th Grade Fill the Bus Food Drive We are joining Belleville Public
Our fourth graders celebrated the 100th day of school just one day early by creating the tallest tower possible out
Come visit us this January 31st Our All School Open House will be held on Sunday, January 31st from 12:30-2:30
Make plans to dine with Red Robin Gourmet Burgers on Thursday, January 28 and RR will give 20% of to-go
We praise and thank God for His protection over us thus far, and pray that it will continue.  We also
We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at
A virtual stroll down our hallways shows all the artwork our students have created since school opened seven weeks ago.
Our 4th graders have been busy with STEM activities in the classroom, like making a boat out of apples, foil
We were blessed to be able to start our school year – in person – and the students and staff
Extended Care (Before School, After School, Day Service) Duties/ResponsibilitiesProvide a warm, safe, friendly environment for Christ-centered before school and after
The first day of school for the 2020-21 academic year is slated for Monday, August 17. To get a good
Summer Program Info Letter Zion’s Summer Program will open on Monday, June 15th. If you are interested in using the
A drive-thru 8th grade graduation celebration and our graduation service for the Class of 2020. We are so very proud
Some of our students at Zion Lutheran School have some special words of wisdom for our Class of 2020. As
While we may not be together in person, our families and students are never far, always in our hearts, on
Let’s take a moment to say a special thank you and honor Zion Lutheran School fathers, mothers, sisters, brothers and
We sure do miss our students and staff. Here are a few notes to tell you all just how much
Registration for the Summer Program at Zion Lutheran School is now open. Register your children today! At our school, we
During this pandemic, the teachers and staff at ZLS have continued to provide quality education and care for its students
A letter to our K-8 parents regarding Grandparents’ Day and the current state of the world regarding viruses and illness.
MISSION ACCOMPLISHED! What an exciting announcement at our basketball and cheer pep rally on March 5th. Thanks to the many
Whether you are just starting the journey of school or you are looking for a change, consider Zion Lutheran School
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Virtual ZLS Auction. While the auction looked different this year, the support
Mrs. Lewis, our Resource Instructor, was recently selected to the City of O’Fallon’s Leadership Institute Class of 2020. It is
Our boy’s volleyball was crowned Lutheran State Champions on Sunday, Nov. 3. This was our school’s first-ever boy’s volleyball state
It was a chilly day, but pre-race, super-hero stretches with Freckles and Go-Go helped get our Fun Run participants ready
Hello to Monday and Hello to Start with Hello Week! Thank you to the student council for some special events
It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See
Dine out at Eckert’s Restaurant or shop in their store on Thursday, Sept. 25, and 10% of your purchases will
YES!!! Five-straight years voted #1 elementary school and second-straight year voted best place to work in the BND’s Readers’ Choice
Zion’s Reading Lab provides small group guided reading instruction for all of our kindergarten through second-grade students. Students come to the reading lab 4 times a week for
Here are a few new items to share regarding new happenings at ZLS for the upcoming school year! Sensory Area
Wanting to get a jump start on the 2019-20 school year?  Our school supply lists are now available.  Here is
Zion is going digital with its news.  Communication from our school will come out via email every Thursday afternoon. It
Our 2019-20 School Event Calendar is now available. 2019-2020 School Events Calendar
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm
It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at
Enjoy this flute trio performance from a recent chapel.
Today we welcomed back our principal Mrs. Baron. She is back on campus as she wrapped up her maternity leave.
Zion Lutheran Church’s Sowers Garden Club welcomed our students back from Easter break by organizing an Earth Day activity after
Here is the April-May edition of the Lion’s Roar – our school’s monthly newsletter. Check it out as there are
The March edition of the Lion’s Roar is now available. The Lion’s Roar is our school’s monthly newsletter. Check it
The February edition of the Lion’s Roar Monthly Newsletter is now available. Check it out for the latest information on
Let’s take a minute and celebrate the hard work and academic accomplishments of our middle school team quest teams! Our
Chapel on Jan. 16 was a time to celebrate and honor those who earned academic honors for the second quarter
Candy canes, Christmas carols, cheers, laughs and memories made. All the things seen around our school on the last day
National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the
Our preschool is filled with WOW Experiences – opportunities for parents, grandparents and loved ones to come to our school
Merry Christmas from the entire staff at Zion Lutheran Church & School. Enjoy this month’s edition of our school’s newsletter.
Make buddies, not bullies. Thanks to more than 400 pounds of bottle caps collected by our Girl Scout Troop 88,
Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is
Zion Lutheran School Student Council is sponsoring a Start with Hello Week, Tuesday, Nov. 13 – Friday, Nov. 18. We
The November edition of Lion’s Roar is now available. Don’t miss out on all the great information, including special events
It was a time to celebrate hard work and presence today in our chapel service as first quarter attendance and
“Let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.” Hebrews 12:1 – Beautiful weather, lots of smiles, determined
Hello Zion Families! Our Lion’s Roar Fun Run is coming up next week on October 30th! Keep collecting those pledges!
Sometimes a story about a party is all the inspiration you need to create your own party in preschool. Today,
WOW experiences are all a part of what we do in preschool at ZLS. Here, our preschool 3 year olds
Our school’s monthly newsletter – Lion’s Roar – is now available. Be sure to read front to back as there
It’s a tradition for our 3rd and 4th graders – Metro East Lutheran High School Field Day. Our students participated
September Family Table Night is Set!Join us on Tuesday, Sept. 25th for Family Table Night. Eckert’s Family Restaurant and Store
Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the
The September – Back to School – issue of Lion’s Roar is now available. This is our school’s monthly newsletter. 
It is with great humility and celebration that we announce that Zion Lutheran School was voted #1 elementary school in
We are honored and proud to introduce four new staff members to ZLS for the upcoming school year. Hailee Anglin
Just a few spots remain in our brand-new, preschool 2-year old classroom at Zion Lutheran Preschool so the time is
We are very excited for the addition of our preschool 2-year old class. Teachers and staff are busy preparing our
Start spreading the news! These littles are heading on to first grade, first grade! Congrats to our 8th grade class
Adorable voices, cute pictures and video showcasing our year in preschool. Hurray for Pre-K!.
Zion Lutheran School is now accepting applications for admissions for the 2018-19 school year.  We delight in the opportunity to
9:00 am – 2:00 pm Monday through Thursday* Need something outside of these hours? Contact our school office and leave
Praise God, from Whom All Blessings FlowWhat an event! What a night! What a number! It is with great excitement
Have a love for art, kids, service and more? This is the opportunity for you!For the second year in a
It takes a community to put this picnic together and a lot of help.  If you have the time…even if
Decimals, area, perimeter & guacamole…third graders have got it all covered in a project-based learning assignment where they designed their
During the month of March, our students and staff collected more than 2,800 food items to be donated to local
In October 2017, The State of Illinois passed the “Invest in Kids Act” to help provide families with scholarships to
On Thursday, Feb. 22, our 6-8th graders participated in the ZLS Science Fair. Students’ projects were on display for parents
The 2017-18 boys and girls 7/8th grade basketball teams at Zion Lutheran School won their conference championships, Saturday, Feb. 5
Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared
The end-of-the-year Lion’s Roar, May 2018, is now available. Don’t miss out on reading all the important information and happenings
The March 2018 edition of Lion’s Roar is now available. There is a lot of great information in this month’s
National Lutheran Schools Week provides the network of nearly 2,300 LCMS preschools, elementary schools and high schools with the public
The January/Early February edition of Lion’s Roar – our school’s monthly newsletter – is now available. Lots of great information
Coming soon…Teacher Appreciation Week! At ZLS, this is a week-long celebration in recognition of our wonderful teachers and staff, and
Zion Lutheran School partners with Bricks 4 Kidz 2-3 times a year, bringing an After School STEM Enrichment Program to
Mrs. Brunkhorst, Preschool 4 Teacher “Our preschool is a fun, happy place where young learners learn through play focusing on
Science Fair - a three month project with multiple steps, including writing a research paper, recording processes, and not to
Mrs. Ill, first grade teacher and fourth year at ZLS “Zion is a place that cares about rigorous academics, but
Mrs. Haynes, 2nd grade teacher, 6th year at ZLS Zion Lutheran School is... “amazing! It is a great place for
Ms. Susan Gorton, a 22-year NASA Scientist, visited with our 6-8th graders on Thursday, Feb. 11 to talk about her
On Monday, Feb. 1 we had the 100th day of school - something we are beyond excited to celebrate this
Our fourth graders celebrated the 100th day of school just one day early by creating the tallest tower possible out
A virtual stroll down our hallways shows all the artwork our students have created since school opened seven weeks ago.
We were blessed to be able to start our school year – in person – and the students and staff
Mrs. Lewis, our Resource Instructor, was recently selected to the City of O’Fallon’s Leadership Institute Class of 2020. It is
It was a chilly day, but pre-race, super-hero stretches with Freckles and Go-Go helped get our Fun Run participants ready
Hello to Monday and Hello to Start with Hello Week! Thank you to the student council for some special events
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm
Zion Lutheran Church’s Sowers Garden Club welcomed our students back from Easter break by organizing an Earth Day activity after
Candy canes, Christmas carols, cheers, laughs and memories made. All the things seen around our school on the last day
National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the
Our preschool is filled with WOW Experiences – opportunities for parents, grandparents and loved ones to come to our school
Make buddies, not bullies. Thanks to more than 400 pounds of bottle caps collected by our Girl Scout Troop 88,
Zion Lutheran School Student Council is sponsoring a Start with Hello Week, Tuesday, Nov. 13 – Friday, Nov. 18. We
It was a time to celebrate hard work and presence today in our chapel service as first quarter attendance and
“Let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.” Hebrews 12:1 – Beautiful weather, lots of smiles, determined
It is with great humility and celebration that we announce that Zion Lutheran School was voted #1 elementary school in
We are honored and proud to introduce four new staff members to ZLS for the upcoming school year. Hailee Anglin
Just a few spots remain in our brand-new, preschool 2-year old classroom at Zion Lutheran Preschool so the time is
Start spreading the news! These littles are heading on to first grade, first grade! Congrats to our 8th grade class
Adorable voices, cute pictures and video showcasing our year in preschool. Hurray for Pre-K!.
Coming soon…Teacher Appreciation Week! At ZLS, this is a week-long celebration in recognition of our wonderful teachers and staff, and
Zion Lutheran School partners with Bricks 4 Kidz 2-3 times a year, bringing an After School STEM Enrichment Program to
Vice President Kamala Harris, Jackie Robinson, Willie O’Ree...just some of the names of the remarkable people our 4th graders learned
In recognition of Black History Month, our fourth graders are working on a Biography Bottle Project. Each student chose an
Our students spent a morning in December putting together boxes for Operation Christmas Child. It was part of a whole
Zion School Store Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Online ordering for Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Sale ends
Our 4th graders have been busy with STEM activities in the classroom, like making a boat out of apples, foil
A drive-thru 8th grade graduation celebration and our graduation service for the Class of 2020. We are so very proud
Some of our students at Zion Lutheran School have some special words of wisdom for our Class of 2020. As
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm
Enjoy this flute trio performance from a recent chapel.
Let’s take a minute and celebrate the hard work and academic accomplishments of our middle school team quest teams! Our
Chapel on Jan. 16 was a time to celebrate and honor those who earned academic honors for the second quarter
Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is
Zion Lutheran School Student Council is sponsoring a Start with Hello Week, Tuesday, Nov. 13 – Friday, Nov. 18. We
It was a time to celebrate hard work and presence today in our chapel service as first quarter attendance and
Sometimes a story about a party is all the inspiration you need to create your own party in preschool. Today,
WOW experiences are all a part of what we do in preschool at ZLS. Here, our preschool 3 year olds
It’s a tradition for our 3rd and 4th graders – Metro East Lutheran High School Field Day. Our students participated
Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the
We are very excited for the addition of our preschool 2-year old class. Teachers and staff are busy preparing our
Start spreading the news! These littles are heading on to first grade, first grade! Congrats to our 8th grade class
Decimals, area, perimeter & guacamole…third graders have got it all covered in a project-based learning assignment where they designed their
On Thursday, Feb. 22, our 6-8th graders participated in the ZLS Science Fair. Students’ projects were on display for parents
National Lutheran Schools Week provides the network of nearly 2,300 LCMS preschools, elementary schools and high schools with the public
We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at
It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See
It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at
National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the
Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is
Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the
Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at
Dine to Donate for February is at Papa Johns Belleville.  Order from Papa Johns on Tuesday, Feb. 23 and a
Zion School Store Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Online ordering for Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Sale ends
Make plans to dine with Red Robin Gourmet Burgers on Thursday, January 28 and RR will give 20% of to-go
Dine out at Eckert’s Restaurant or shop in their store on Thursday, Sept. 25, and 10% of your purchases will
September Family Table Night is Set!Join us on Tuesday, Sept. 25th for Family Table Night. Eckert’s Family Restaurant and Store
Enrollment is now open for new students for the 2021-22 school year. To get started with our enrollment process, fill
Come visit us this January 31st Our All School Open House will be held on Sunday, January 31st from 12:30-2:30
Whether you are just starting the journey of school or you are looking for a change, consider Zion Lutheran School
Just a few spots remain in our brand-new, preschool 2-year old classroom at Zion Lutheran Preschool so the time is
Zion Lutheran School is now accepting applications for admissions for the 2018-19 school year.  We delight in the opportunity to
In October 2017, The State of Illinois passed the “Invest in Kids Act” to help provide families with scholarships to
Our student council is hosting a food drive in the month of March. Students are encouraged to bring in non-perishable
Can we donate 100 items of food for the 100th day of school? We sure can! Our kindergarten classes were
Our students spent a morning in December putting together boxes for Operation Christmas Child. It was part of a whole
FILL THE BUS FOOD DRIVE – Preschool – 4th Grade Fill the Bus Food Drive We are joining Belleville Public
During the month of March, our students and staff collected more than 2,800 food items to be donated to local
Our boy’s volleyball was crowned Lutheran State Champions on Sunday, Nov. 3. This was our school’s first-ever boy’s volleyball state
It’s a tradition for our 3rd and 4th graders – Metro East Lutheran High School Field Day. Our students participated
The 2017-18 boys and girls 7/8th grade basketball teams at Zion Lutheran School won their conference championships, Saturday, Feb. 5
Zion Virtual Trivia Night Youth Fundraiser You’re invited for a night of fun at Zion’s Virtual Trivia Night! Saturday, March
Our Sunday School program is up and running each week. Join us for this special time - 9:15-10:15 am- in
Zion Lutheran Church has a YouTube page which is its one-stop shop for all the worship services being live streamed
Zion Lutheran Church is having in-person worship at both 8 am and 10:30 am each Sunday. Advanced registration is not

Zion Lutheran School News

News School Spotlight

Science Fair 2021

Science Fair - a three month project with multiple steps, including writing a research paper, recording processes, and not to mention the actual experiment. Our 7th and 8th graders worked hard this year on some...
Read More
News Student Spotlight

Biography Bottle Projects Complete!

Vice President Kamala Harris, Jackie Robinson, Willie O’Ree...just some of the names of the remarkable people our 4th graders learned about through their Bottle Biography Projects. The projects are now complete. Great job, #ZionLions!
Read More
News Service

STUCO Food Drive

Our student council is hosting a food drive in the month of March. Students are encouraged to bring in non-perishable food items between March 1 -26, for the local food pantry.  Donations will be dropped...
Read More
News

Weekly Roar – Newsletter for 2/19/21

Check out this week's Weekly Roar with all the latest information going on at Zion Lutheran School. Weekly Roar 2/19/21
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News School Spotlight

Teacher Feature – Mrs. Haynes

Mrs. Haynes, 2nd grade teacher, 6th year at ZLS Zion Lutheran School is... “amazing! It is a great place for kids to grow in their faith and education!” Mrs. Haynes is in her sixth year...
Read More
News School Spotlight

NASA Scientist Visits with ZLS Students

Ms. Susan Gorton, a 22-year NASA Scientist, visited with our 6-8th graders on Thursday, Feb. 11 to talk about her role in the design of Ingenuity - the first helicopter attempting to fly on another...
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Church News

Virtual Trivia Night

Zion Virtual Trivia Night Youth Fundraiser You’re invited for a night of fun at Zion’s Virtual Trivia Night! Saturday, March 6th at 6:30pm on ZOOM! Cost: Normally, we charge per person; but since we are...
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Events & Announcements News

Dine to Donate – February

Dine to Donate for February is at Papa Johns Belleville.  Order from Papa Johns on Tuesday, Feb. 23 and a portion of the night's proceeds will go toward Zion Lutheran School & Church Youth. Dine...
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News School Spotlight

Science Fair 2021

Science Fair - a three month project with multiple steps, including writing a research paper, recording processes, and not to mention the actual experiment. Our 7th and 8th graders worked hard this year on some...
Read More
News Student Spotlight

Biography Bottle Projects Complete!

Vice President Kamala Harris, Jackie Robinson, Willie O’Ree...just some of the names of the remarkable people our 4th graders learned about through their Bottle Biography Projects. The projects are now complete. Great job, #ZionLions!
Read More
News Service

STUCO Food Drive

Our student council is hosting a food drive in the month of March. Students are encouraged to bring in non-perishable food items between March 1 -26, for the local food pantry.  Donations will be dropped...
Read More
News

Weekly Roar – Newsletter for 2/19/21

Check out this week's Weekly Roar with all the latest information going on at Zion Lutheran School. Weekly Roar 2/19/21
Read More
News School Spotlight

Teacher Feature – Mrs. Haynes

Mrs. Haynes, 2nd grade teacher, 6th year at ZLS Zion Lutheran School is... “amazing! It is a great place for kids to grow in their faith and education!” Mrs. Haynes is in her sixth year...
Read More
News School Spotlight

NASA Scientist Visits with ZLS Students

Ms. Susan Gorton, a 22-year NASA Scientist, visited with our 6-8th graders on Thursday, Feb. 11 to talk about her role in the design of Ingenuity - the first helicopter attempting to fly on another...
Read More
School Spotlight

Teacher Feature – Mrs. Brunkhorst

Mrs. Brunkhorst, Preschool 4 Teacher “Our preschool is a fun, happy place where young learners learn through play focusing on social/emotional learning as well as academic. ” Mrs. Brunkhorst has been teaching at Zion for...
Read More
News School Spotlight

Science Fair 2021

Science Fair - a three month project with multiple steps, including writing a research paper, recording processes, and not to mention the actual experiment. Our 7th and 8th graders worked hard this year on some...
Read More
School Spotlight

Teacher Feature – Mrs. Ill

Mrs. Ill, first grade teacher and fourth year at ZLS “Zion is a place that cares about rigorous academics, but more importantly, cares about sharing Christ’s love.” Mrs. Ill has been a first grade teacher...
Read More
News School Spotlight

Teacher Feature – Mrs. Haynes

Mrs. Haynes, 2nd grade teacher, 6th year at ZLS Zion Lutheran School is... “amazing! It is a great place for kids to grow in their faith and education!” Mrs. Haynes is in her sixth year...
Read More
News School Spotlight

NASA Scientist Visits with ZLS Students

Ms. Susan Gorton, a 22-year NASA Scientist, visited with our 6-8th graders on Thursday, Feb. 11 to talk about her role in the design of Ingenuity - the first helicopter attempting to fly on another...
Read More
All School News School Spotlight

100th Day of School

On Monday, Feb. 1 we had the 100th day of school - something we are beyond excited to celebrate this year having been in-person learning since day one. Our Kindergartners sure know how to have...
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All School News School Spotlight

4th Grade Celebrates 100th Day of School (Early)

Our fourth graders celebrated the 100th day of school just one day early by creating the tallest tower possible out of 100 marshmallows and spaghetti noodles. This was also part of their STEM Friday activites.
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All School News School Spotlight

Virtual Art Stroll

A virtual stroll down our hallways shows all the artwork our students have created since school opened seven weeks ago. So much color, imagination, talent and plain genius on display.  
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School Spotlight

Teacher Feature – Mrs. Brunkhorst

Mrs. Brunkhorst, Preschool 4 Teacher “Our preschool is a fun, happy place where young learners learn through play focusing on social/emotional learning as well as academic. ” Mrs. Brunkhorst has been teaching at Zion for...
Read More
News School Spotlight

Science Fair 2021

Science Fair - a three month project with multiple steps, including writing a research paper, recording processes, and not to mention the actual experiment. Our 7th and 8th graders worked hard this year on some...
Read More
School Spotlight

Teacher Feature – Mrs. Ill

Mrs. Ill, first grade teacher and fourth year at ZLS “Zion is a place that cares about rigorous academics, but more importantly, cares about sharing Christ’s love.” Mrs. Ill has been a first grade teacher...
Read More
News School Spotlight

Teacher Feature – Mrs. Haynes

Mrs. Haynes, 2nd grade teacher, 6th year at ZLS Zion Lutheran School is... “amazing! It is a great place for kids to grow in their faith and education!” Mrs. Haynes is in her sixth year...
Read More
News School Spotlight

NASA Scientist Visits with ZLS Students

Ms. Susan Gorton, a 22-year NASA Scientist, visited with our 6-8th graders on Thursday, Feb. 11 to talk about her role in the design of Ingenuity - the first helicopter attempting to fly on another...
Read More
All School News School Spotlight

100th Day of School

On Monday, Feb. 1 we had the 100th day of school - something we are beyond excited to celebrate this year having been in-person learning since day one. Our Kindergartners sure know how to have...
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News Student Spotlight

Biography Bottle Projects Complete!

Vice President Kamala Harris, Jackie Robinson, Willie O’Ree...just some of the names of the remarkable people our 4th graders learned about through their Bottle Biography Projects. The projects are now complete. Great job, #ZionLions!
Read More
News Student Spotlight

Biography Bottles for Black History Month

In recognition of Black History Month, our fourth graders are working on a Biography Bottle Project. Each student chose an historical figure, researched the individual's contributions to the civil rights movement and is putting together...
Read More
All School Service Student Spotlight

Operation Christmas Child

Our students spent a morning in December putting together boxes for Operation Christmas Child. It was part of a whole church and school service project. Students brought in items that were then packed and shipped...
Read More
All School Events & Announcements News Student Spotlight

Spirit Wear Store

Zion School Store Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Online ordering for Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Sale ends on Monday February 22nd, 2021 (11:59pm CST)
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News Student Spotlight

4th Grade STEM Activities

Our 4th graders have been busy with STEM activities in the classroom, like making a boat out of apples, foil and paper towel rolls and building a Lego tower to hold a baseball. Hands-on learning...
Read More
News Student Spotlight

8th Grade Graduation “Service”

A drive-thru 8th grade graduation celebration and our graduation service for the Class of 2020. We are so very proud of you and all your accomplishments. God has great things planned for each and every...
Read More
News Student Spotlight

K/1st Graders Offer Words of Wisdom to Class of 2020

Some of our students at Zion Lutheran School have some special words of wisdom for our Class of 2020. As you look to the bright future ahead of you, here is some advice from kindergartners...
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All School News School Spotlight Student Spotlight

Congrats 2020 Grads!

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 Eighth grade year is...
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News Student Spotlight

Biography Bottle Projects Complete!

Vice President Kamala Harris, Jackie Robinson, Willie O’Ree...just some of the names of the remarkable people our 4th graders learned about through their Bottle Biography Projects. The projects are now complete. Great job, #ZionLions!
Read More
News Student Spotlight

Biography Bottles for Black History Month

In recognition of Black History Month, our fourth graders are working on a Biography Bottle Project. Each student chose an historical figure, researched the individual's contributions to the civil rights movement and is putting together...
Read More
All School Service Student Spotlight

Operation Christmas Child

Our students spent a morning in December putting together boxes for Operation Christmas Child. It was part of a whole church and school service project. Students brought in items that were then packed and shipped...
Read More
All School Events & Announcements News Student Spotlight

Spirit Wear Store

Zion School Store Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Online ordering for Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Sale ends on Monday February 22nd, 2021 (11:59pm CST)
Read More
News Student Spotlight

4th Grade STEM Activities

Our 4th graders have been busy with STEM activities in the classroom, like making a boat out of apples, foil and paper towel rolls and building a Lego tower to hold a baseball. Hands-on learning...
Read More
News Student Spotlight

8th Grade Graduation “Service”

A drive-thru 8th grade graduation celebration and our graduation service for the Class of 2020. We are so very proud of you and all your accomplishments. God has great things planned for each and every...
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News Spiritual Spotlight

Prayer at the Pole

We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at the Pole.  
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News Spiritual Spotlight

See You At The Pole

It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See You At The Pole on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Beautiful morning and beautiful way to start...
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All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
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All School News School Spotlight Spiritual Spotlight

National Lutheran Schools Week 2019

National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the school week will be filled with special praise rallies, a school-wide art and community service...
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News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

You Are Special – 7th Graders Lead Chapel

Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is a beautiful story that reminds us that we are precious to God just the way...
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News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

Fourth Grade Kicks off Student-led Chapel

Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the school year. Awesome skits, songs and more were a part of their message – all...
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All School News Spiritual Spotlight

2018 NLSW Celebration Video

https://player.vimeo.com/video/253320120
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All School News Spiritual Spotlight

Our Stylish Teachers Prepare You for NLSW

Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared up and ready for #NLSW2018! https://www.youtube.com/embed/hRSv-kNONig
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News Spiritual Spotlight

Prayer at the Pole

We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at the Pole.  
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News Spiritual Spotlight

See You At The Pole

It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See You At The Pole on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Beautiful morning and beautiful way to start...
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All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
Read More
All School News School Spotlight Spiritual Spotlight

National Lutheran Schools Week 2019

National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the school week will be filled with special praise rallies, a school-wide art and community service...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

You Are Special – 7th Graders Lead Chapel

Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is a beautiful story that reminds us that we are precious to God just the way...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

Fourth Grade Kicks off Student-led Chapel

Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the school year. Awesome skits, songs and more were a part of their message – all...
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Alumni

Alumni Spotlight – Katie (Obst) Croon

At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you an Alumni Spotlight each week to highlight what our past Zion Lions have been up...
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All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight

Prayer at the Pole

We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at the Pole.  
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight

See You At The Pole

It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See You At The Pole on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Beautiful morning and beautiful way to start...
Read More
All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
Read More
All School News School Spotlight Spiritual Spotlight

National Lutheran Schools Week 2019

National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the school week will be filled with special praise rallies, a school-wide art and community service...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

You Are Special – 7th Graders Lead Chapel

Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is a beautiful story that reminds us that we are precious to God just the way...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

Fourth Grade Kicks off Student-led Chapel

Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the school year. Awesome skits, songs and more were a part of their message – all...
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

2018 NLSW Celebration Video

https://player.vimeo.com/video/253320120
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

Our Stylish Teachers Prepare You for NLSW

Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared up and ready for #NLSW2018! https://www.youtube.com/embed/hRSv-kNONig
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Events & Announcements News

Dine to Donate – February

Dine to Donate for February is at Papa Johns Belleville.  Order from Papa Johns on Tuesday, Feb. 23 and a portion of the night's proceeds will go toward Zion Lutheran School & Church Youth. Dine...
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All School Events & Announcements News Student Spotlight

Spirit Wear Store

Zion School Store Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Online ordering for Zion Lutheran Spirit Wear 2021 Winter/Spring Sale ends on Monday February 22nd, 2021 (11:59pm CST)
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Events & Announcements News

Dine to Donate – January

Make plans to dine with Red Robin Gourmet Burgers on Thursday, January 28 and RR will give 20% of to-go food sales back to Zion Lutheran Church and School . Spirit Night Details: Date: 1/28/2021...
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Events & Announcements News

Family Table Night – September

Dine out at Eckert’s Restaurant or shop in their store on Thursday, Sept. 25, and 10% of your purchases will go back to Zion Lutheran School and Zion Lutheran Church Youth. All day! Join us...
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All School Events & Announcements News

Family Table Night

September Family Table Night is Set!Join us on Tuesday, Sept. 25th for Family Table Night. Eckert’s Family Restaurant and Store in Belleville is the host.  Dine between 7 am – 8:30 pm in the restaurant...
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News Spiritual Spotlight

Prayer at the Pole

We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at the Pole.  
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight

See You At The Pole

It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See You At The Pole on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Beautiful morning and beautiful way to start...
Read More
All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
Read More
All School News School Spotlight Spiritual Spotlight

National Lutheran Schools Week 2019

National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the school week will be filled with special praise rallies, a school-wide art and community service...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

You Are Special – 7th Graders Lead Chapel

Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is a beautiful story that reminds us that we are precious to God just the way...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

Fourth Grade Kicks off Student-led Chapel

Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the school year. Awesome skits, songs and more were a part of their message – all...
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

2018 NLSW Celebration Video

https://player.vimeo.com/video/253320120
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

Our Stylish Teachers Prepare You for NLSW

Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared up and ready for #NLSW2018! https://www.youtube.com/embed/hRSv-kNONig
Read More
Admissions All School News

Now Enrolling for 2021-22 School Year

Enrollment is now open for new students for the 2021-22 school year. To get started with our enrollment process, fill out an inquiry form. We are currently accepting students Preschool - 8th grade for the...
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Admissions All School News

All School Open House

Come visit us this January 31st Our All School Open House will be held on Sunday, January 31st from 12:30-2:30 p.m. OPEN HOUSE IS FULL. Please contact us at 618-234-0275 to schedule a private tour....
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Admissions All School News

Now Enrolling for the 2020-21 School Year

Whether you are just starting the journey of school or you are looking for a change, consider Zion Lutheran School for your family.  We’re a preschool 2- 8th grade school focused on academic excellence and...
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Admissions News School Spotlight

Limited Space Available – 2-Year Old Preschool at ZLS

Just a few spots remain in our brand-new, preschool 2-year old classroom at Zion Lutheran Preschool so the time is now to take advantage of this new program! The program will operate in the same...
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Admissions All School News

Now Enrolling – 2018-19 School Year

Zion Lutheran School is now accepting applications for admissions for the 2018-19 school year.  We delight in the opportunity to educate your children. To begin the process, please complete the application at the link provided. Upon...
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Admissions All School News

Illinois State Tax Credit Scholarship Info

In October 2017, The State of Illinois passed the “Invest in Kids Act” to help provide families with scholarships to attend the school of their choice in the state of Illinois. This program offers a...
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News Spiritual Spotlight

Prayer at the Pole

We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at the Pole.  
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight

See You At The Pole

It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See You At The Pole on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Beautiful morning and beautiful way to start...
Read More
All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
Read More
All School News School Spotlight Spiritual Spotlight

National Lutheran Schools Week 2019

National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the school week will be filled with special praise rallies, a school-wide art and community service...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

You Are Special – 7th Graders Lead Chapel

Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is a beautiful story that reminds us that we are precious to God just the way...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

Fourth Grade Kicks off Student-led Chapel

Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the school year. Awesome skits, songs and more were a part of their message – all...
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

2018 NLSW Celebration Video

https://player.vimeo.com/video/253320120
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

Our Stylish Teachers Prepare You for NLSW

Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared up and ready for #NLSW2018! https://www.youtube.com/embed/hRSv-kNONig
Read More
News Service

STUCO Food Drive

Our student council is hosting a food drive in the month of March. Students are encouraged to bring in non-perishable food items between March 1 -26, for the local food pantry.  Donations will be dropped...
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All School News Service

Food Drive for 100th Day

Can we donate 100 items of food for the 100th day of school? We sure can! Our kindergarten classes were challenged with bringing in items to donate to the local food bank - 100! -...
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All School Service Student Spotlight

Operation Christmas Child

Our students spent a morning in December putting together boxes for Operation Christmas Child. It was part of a whole church and school service project. Students brought in items that were then packed and shipped...
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News Service

ZLS Food Drives – Help us feed the hungry!

FILL THE BUS FOOD DRIVE – Preschool – 4th Grade Fill the Bus Food Drive We are joining Belleville Public Schools, the Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce Members and AmeriCorps in a service project to...
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News Service

Drive Away Hunger Food Drive

During the month of March, our students and staff collected more than 2,800 food items to be donated to local food pantries, all part of the Belleville Chamber of Commerce’s Drive Away Hunger Food Drive....
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News Spiritual Spotlight

Prayer at the Pole

We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at the Pole.  
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight

See You At The Pole

It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See You At The Pole on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Beautiful morning and beautiful way to start...
Read More
All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
Read More
All School News School Spotlight Spiritual Spotlight

National Lutheran Schools Week 2019

National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the school week will be filled with special praise rallies, a school-wide art and community service...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

You Are Special – 7th Graders Lead Chapel

Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is a beautiful story that reminds us that we are precious to God just the way...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

Fourth Grade Kicks off Student-led Chapel

Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the school year. Awesome skits, songs and more were a part of their message – all...
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

2018 NLSW Celebration Video

https://player.vimeo.com/video/253320120
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

Our Stylish Teachers Prepare You for NLSW

Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared up and ready for #NLSW2018! https://www.youtube.com/embed/hRSv-kNONig
Read More
Athletics News

Boy’s VB Team is State Champs!

Our boy’s volleyball was crowned Lutheran State Champions on Sunday, Nov. 3. This was our school’s first-ever boy’s volleyball state championship.  Our Zion Lions defeated East Dundee-Immanuel 25-21, 25-20 to win the championship, which was...
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Athletics News Student Spotlight

MELHS Field Day 2018

It’s a tradition for our 3rd and 4th graders – Metro East Lutheran High School Field Day. Our students participated in fun activities throughout the day, competing with and against each other and other students...
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Athletics News

Boys/Girls Basketball Teams Conference Champs!

The 2017-18 boys and girls 7/8th grade basketball teams at Zion Lutheran School won their conference championships, Saturday, Feb. 5 at Metro East Lutheran High School. Way to go, #ZionLions!
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News Spiritual Spotlight

Prayer at the Pole

We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at the Pole.  
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight

See You At The Pole

It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See You At The Pole on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Beautiful morning and beautiful way to start...
Read More
All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
Read More
All School News School Spotlight Spiritual Spotlight

National Lutheran Schools Week 2019

National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the school week will be filled with special praise rallies, a school-wide art and community service...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

You Are Special – 7th Graders Lead Chapel

Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is a beautiful story that reminds us that we are precious to God just the way...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

Fourth Grade Kicks off Student-led Chapel

Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the school year. Awesome skits, songs and more were a part of their message – all...
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

2018 NLSW Celebration Video

https://player.vimeo.com/video/253320120
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

Our Stylish Teachers Prepare You for NLSW

Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared up and ready for #NLSW2018! https://www.youtube.com/embed/hRSv-kNONig
Read More
Church News

Virtual Trivia Night

Zion Virtual Trivia Night Youth Fundraiser You’re invited for a night of fun at Zion’s Virtual Trivia Night! Saturday, March 6th at 6:30pm on ZOOM! Cost: Normally, we charge per person; but since we are...
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Church

Sunday School is Happening!

Our Sunday School program is up and running each week. Join us for this special time - 9:15-10:15 am- in the gym at Zion Lutheran School. Enter through the doors near the church office and...
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Church

Zion Lutheran Church on YouTube

Zion Lutheran Church has a YouTube page which is its one-stop shop for all the worship services being live streamed each week. Zion Lutheran Church Belleville YouTube Page Check out the page to access our...
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Church

Worship Resources for January 31

Zion Lutheran Church is having in-person worship at both 8 am and 10:30 am each Sunday. Advanced registration is not required. For those who are more comfortable worshipping from home, the services are live streamed...
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News Spiritual Spotlight

Prayer at the Pole

We were so fortunate to be able to gather together as a whole school community at this year’s Prayer at the Pole.  
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight

See You At The Pole

It’s about one simple thing—STUDENTS in PRAYER. Our Zion Lutheran Church & School Family joined together for this year’s See You At The Pole on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Beautiful morning and beautiful way to start...
Read More
All School Alumni News Spiritual Spotlight

Voice of Truth Tradition at Graduation

It’s a tradition unique to Zion and a favorite. The Advanced Choir performance of Voice of Truth sung tonight at our 8th grade graduation with current students and alumni.
Read More
All School News School Spotlight Spiritual Spotlight

National Lutheran Schools Week 2019

National Lutheran Schools Week kicks off on Sunday, Jan. 27th with our All School Open House. Following that event, the school week will be filled with special praise rallies, a school-wide art and community service...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

You Are Special – 7th Graders Lead Chapel

Well done, 7th graders, leading today’s Thanksgiving Chapel, and re-telling the story “You Are Special” by Max Lucado. It is a beautiful story that reminds us that we are precious to God just the way...
Read More
News Spiritual Spotlight Student Spotlight

Fourth Grade Kicks off Student-led Chapel

Our fourth graders came back from Labor Day and got the week going with our first, student-led chapel of the school year. Awesome skits, songs and more were a part of their message – all...
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

2018 NLSW Celebration Video

https://player.vimeo.com/video/253320120
Read More
All School News Spiritual Spotlight

Our Stylish Teachers Prepare You for NLSW

Our teachers put together a little promo video, showed to our students during today’s chapel (1/17) – getting everyone geared up and ready for #NLSW2018! https://www.youtube.com/embed/hRSv-kNONig
Read More