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Tuesday, January 24th, 2023 Attention all Zion Cheerleading alumni! We are celebrating the success of the Zion Lutheran Cheerleading program
January 23rd-27th, 2023 Dress Down Day Information Below. Thank you to all who donated to our school service project blessing
Whether you are just starting the journey of school for your family or are looking for a change, we invite
Grab those running shoes, head for the start line, and go! On Friday, September 30th at Zion Lutheran School, Belleville,
Come join your friends for our school's first Skate Party of the school year. Wednesday, Sept. 14 from 6-8 p.m.
Volunteer Opportunities at Zion Lutheran School Belleville 1) NLSW activity in the Church Fellowship Hall on Monday, September 26 from
The September lunch menu is now available for lunches up until Sept. 13.  Check out what is on the menu
Lunchroom Volunteers Our lunchroom helpers are so important to our lunch schedule and process. They do things like: assist students
Each year, prior to school starting, our teachers and support staff have a group outing. This year, the best staff
We are welcoming back a familiar face to Zion with the re-hiring of Mrs. Rachel Kintz for this upcoming school
The lunch menu is now available for August. Click here to view the lunch. Zion Lutheran School lunches will go
Tell the Teacher More Day is Wednesday, Aug. 10.  Current ZLS families can sign up for a small window of
Join us on Sunday, Aug. 14 for our annual Backpack Blessing at Zion Lutheran Church. We will be praying for
"The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer, my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation,
Here they are! Everything you will need to be ready for school. Our 2022-23 school supply lists. Happy shopping! Preschool
Let's give a big, warm welcome to Mrs. Kristin Wehmeyer who will be teaching 4th grade at Zion this upcoming
Zion Lutheran School Belleville offers its students an opportunity to get moving this summer with our summer camps! Volleyball, basketball,
The 2022-23 school calendar is now available. Our first full-day of school will be Wednesday, August 17. Take a look
Way to go, Zion Lions! Girl's team placed 5th at the Lutheran Sports Association of Illinois State Track Meet over the
Join us for Vacation Bible School as we “Make Waves”! Monday, June 13, to Thursday, June 16, from 9 am
Summer Membership Cards will be available for purchase using the custom school link below and picking up your cards directly
The lunch menu through May 17 is now available. Click here for menu.  
Join us at Blossom Play Cafe for playtime with Zion Lutheran School Belleville. First 15 fee covered for play session.
Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2-6, 2022. Help us in saying 'thank you' this week, and throughout the year, to
The lunch menu is now available through the end of the month of April. April Lunch Menu
Zion Lutheran School will have its first-ever, private skate night at Skate City on Wednesday, April 27 from 4-6 p.m.
Dine to Donate for April will take place at Dewey's Pizza in O'Fallon.
Our annual dinner auction is our school's largest fundraiser.  Zion's auction funds support co-curricular and extra-curricular programs like art, music,
Enrollment is now open for new students for the 2022-23 school year. We are currently accepting students Preschool – 8th
Join us for food and fun on Thursday, March 24 for our March Dine to Donate. Come support Zion Lutheran
State Champions Congratulations to our Zion Lutheran School Cheer Team for its 1st place finish at the Lutheran Sports Association
For many years, our students and school have enjoyed browsing and purchasing reading material from Scholastic Book Fairs.  They have
The February lunch menu is now available. Click here for the menu.
This month's Dine to Donate, benefitting our church and school, is Papa John's Pizza in Belleville. Tuesday, February 22 -
We have multiple job opportunities available at Zion Lutheran School Belleville. Interested candidates should contact the person listed for each
Come one, come all, to the greatest show of all! Join us on Saturday, February 26 for a morning of
National Lutheran Schools Week provides our network of more than 1,800 LCMS preschools, elementary schools and high schools with the
If you have ever wanted to learn more about Zion Lutheran School Belleville for your child(ren) and family, the time
The lunch menu for January is now available. Check it out here! EDIT: Additions to menu below. 24 Lunch Spaghetti
January's Dine to Donate will be held at Red Robin! Join us in dining out on January 27 between 4-8
You’re invited for a night of fun at Zion’s Trivia Night! Sat., Jan 15th at 6pm (Doors open at 5:00)
There was music, pretty dresses, handsome outfits, lovely instruments and a Christmas musical - it was our Christmas Extravaganza 2021.
Wait Upon the Lord There are many opportunities to worship with us at Zion Lutheran Church during the month of
Here is the latest weekly newsletter from Zion Lutheran School. You won't want to miss all the important information for
After 20 years serving our church and school, we say a heartful thank you to Jill Batchelder, whose last day
Here is the November Lunch Menu. Bon Appetit! November Lunch Menu  
The latest edition of the Weekly Roar is available! Click here to get the latest news, information, and updates. Inside this
Our Dine to Donate event for November is all set. Join us in dining out at Noodles & Co. and
The Spirit Wear store is now open and winter wear is here! All orders are due by 11/22/21 to ensure
A first-place finish for our girls and a 3rd-place finish for our boys at the Zion Annual XC Invite held
Wondering what your child needs to be ready for Kindergarten? This night's for you! Topics discussed will include academic, emotional,
Dine out by purchasing food on Thursday, Oct. 28 at Papa John's Pizza in East Belleville (Carlyle Ave) and support
Our October Lunch Menu is now available. Lunch is currently set through Oct. 21. Click here to view the October
NEW CLASS STARTING SOON! PARENTING THE LOVE & LOGIC WAY Wednesdays, Oct. 13-Nov. 17, 6:30-8 p.m. A powerful class led
Family Movie Night is coming to Zion. Mark your calendars for Friday, Oct. 8 as we gather for a fun
ZLS' mission project for the 2021-22 school year is once again Operation Christmas Child. This program has been in existence
This month's Dine to Donate is Thursday, Sept. 23 from 4 - 7 p.m.  Please join us at the Green
We enjoyed seeing so many families in our building at out Back to School Bonanza this week!  May God bless
See You at the Pole™ 2021 will be Wednesday, Sept 22, 2021. There are two opportunities to unite in prayer.
School picture day is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 14. Get your haircuts, comb that hair and come dressed to impressed!
The September lunch menu is now available! Take a look and plan out your child's lunches for the month. Remember,
Every Friday, we send out our digital weekly newsletter, The Weekly Roar, via email.  It includes all the most recent
Please join us in welcoming our new 7th/8th grade English Teacher, Mrs. Middendorff. She has more than a decade of
Let's give a big, Zion welcome to another new member of our teaching staff, Mr. Eichholz. He will be leading
Dine to donate is back and this month kicks off our school year and monthly opportunities to dine out and
Zion Lutheran School is seeking a part-time speech therapist (SLP) for the 2021-2022 school year. SLP's responsibilities will include evaluating and
Our lunch menu for the first month of school is now available. Check it out now to plan for your
It is our pleasure to introduce our new preschool teacher for the 21-22 school year, Mrs. Aleisha Heard! Mrs. Heard
Let's give a big welcome to Mrs. Paige Esser, our new Director of Music Education who will start working at
All school supply lists are now available. It is never too early to get a jump start on your school
The 2021-22 School Events Calendar is now available! Check it out and mark up your calendars to stay on top
Happy Fourth of July and enjoy this latest summer edition of our weekly school newsletter - Lion's Roar! Items inside
One of our upcoming 8th graders, Landon Baack, was awarded the EPIC Award at the Illinois State Science Fair. His
Happy Summer Zion Family, Inside this roar is: Zion's first ever dress code and Spiritwear Rummage Sale information. Zion's Spiritwear
Come shop some gently used spirit wear and dress code items and get your child's attire ready for the upcoming
Wow! What a grand total for this year's Lion's Roar Fun Run. Thank you to all who contributed to what
Spiritwear Shop now open! The School Spiritwear store is now open.  New design options are available. Visit the link below
The Zion Lutheran School Office will be operating in summer hours starting Tuesday, June 1. The office is open Monday
Zion Lutheran School Cross Country Camp is Aug. 9-13th from 4-5:30 pm at the school on our XC course.  $25
Our students rock, and our teachers made this special video to tell them exactly that.  Enjoy! https://youtu.be/eXHWYfMZA-4
This week's Teacher Feature is Mrs. Ziegler, one of Kindergarten teachers at Zion Lutheran School Belleville. We are so thankful
At God's Wonder Lab, VBS, your children look into the Bible, God's Holy Word, and discover that Jesus does the impossible,
Inside this week's Weekly Roar Newsletter: IMPORTANT ITMES FOR THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR Summer Program Information Yearbook Information
Friday, May 14th, students pay $1 to be able to wear beach/Hawaiian themed clothing.  Money will go toward our 4th
Teacher Appreciation Week, May 3-7 Monday, May 3rd – Showing Some Love Tuesday, May the 4th – …Be with You
All supporters, families and friends are invited to eat pizza and raise funds by eating at Dewey's Pizza in O'Fallon!
2021 National Lutheran Schools Week at ZLS April 25th-30th, 2021 Everyday there will be a praise rally starting at 8:30
Zion Lutheran School is currently seeking candidates for multiple open positions starting the 2021-22 school year. A school committed to
Meet Delilah Dash - our Fun Run Princess. She is here to tell you all about this year's Fun Run,
Our summer program is a safe, friendly, and fun environment where children learn new things along the way. Academics, spiritual, and physical
Fun Run, NLSA Accreditation, National Lutheran Schools Week and so much more in this week's Weekly Roar! Read it top
The annual Scholastic Book Fair is coming, and while this year's event will be done online, you can still enjoy
Here is this week's Weekly Roar - the school's newsletter. Weekly Roar 4/9/21
Anna Spelbring, an eighth-grader at Zion Lutheran School in Belleville, has been named Lutheran Student Christian Leader of the Year by the St. Louis-based Lutheran
The lunch menu for April is now available. April Lunch Menu
Dine out on April 22 and support Zion Lutheran Church & School. Noodles and Co. is donating 30% back. Mark
We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is why we are featuring a ZLS
This Holy Week, our K-4 students got to experience a Walk with Jesus - the amazing and emotional journey Jesus
Loading Up! Our students took time on this beautiful day to load up the trucks that will take the more
Grab those running shoes, head for the start line, and go! On Monday, April 26th at Zion Lutheran School, Belleville,
This week's Weekly Roar is now available.  Don't miss out on all the information available as we start track practice,
Our student council sponsored food drive and plastic bag donations have reached a new level with more than 4,500 items
Being a musical school and with Holy Week approaching, it is only fitting we sing! Here, our firsties tell us
Check out this week's Weekly Roar - our school's newsletter. Click here for this week's edition. A couple of highlights
Dine out on Thursday, March 25 at Chic-fil-A Green Mount Commons and a portion of the night's proceeds will benefit
Here is the latest Weekly Roar - our school's weekly e-newsletter. Check it out for all the latest information about
Our weekly newsletter - Weekly Roar - is now available for the week of March 5. Read it for all
Here is this week's Weekly Roar - our school's newsletter. Weekly Roar 2/26
Here is the lunch menu for the month of March. March Lunch Menu
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
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
Each year, prior to school starting, our teachers and support staff have a group outing. This year, the best staff
Our students and staff were back on campus for our first day of school on Wednesday, Aug. 17. It was
We are welcoming back a familiar face to Zion with the re-hiring of Mrs. Rachel Kintz for this upcoming school
Here they are! Everything you will need to be ready for school. Our 2022-23 school supply lists. Happy shopping! Preschool
Let's give a big, warm welcome to Mrs. Kristin Wehmeyer who will be teaching 4th grade at Zion this upcoming
Our advanced choir sang "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" at the end of May when the Cardinals hosted the
Way to go, Zion Lions! Girl's team placed 5th at the Lutheran Sports Association of Illinois State Track Meet over the
State Champions Congratulations to our Zion Lutheran School Cheer Team for its 1st place finish at the Lutheran Sports Association
We have multiple job opportunities available at Zion Lutheran School Belleville. Interested candidates should contact the person listed for each
National Lutheran Schools week is here!! We're celebrating a place where we can and should freely share God's love, and
The lunch menu for January is now available. Check it out here! EDIT: Additions to menu below. 24 Lunch Spaghetti
There was music, pretty dresses, handsome outfits, lovely instruments and a Christmas musical - it was our Christmas Extravaganza 2021.
After 20 years serving our church and school, we say a heartful thank you to Jill Batchelder, whose last day
The Spirit Wear store is now open and winter wear is here! All orders are due by 11/22/21 to ensure
It is a tried and true tradition that most parents can remember from when they were in Kindergarten - Show
Dine to donate is back and this month kicks off our school year and monthly opportunities to dine out and
It is our pleasure to introduce our new preschool teacher for the 21-22 school year, Mrs. Aleisha Heard! Mrs. Heard
Let's give a big welcome to Mrs. Paige Esser, our new Director of Music Education who will start working at
It is our pleasure to introduce another new staff member to Zion Lutheran School - Mrs. Sara Mudd, who will
It is our pleasure to introduce the "new" preschool 3 teacher for the upcoming school year, Mrs. Jeannine Young.  Mrs.
Please join us in welcoming Mrs. Jen Dinkelman as our new Preschool Director at ZLS. Jen comes to us with
Spiritwear Shop now open! The School Spiritwear store is now open.  New design options are available. Visit the link below
Our students rock, and our teachers made this special video to tell them exactly that.  Enjoy! https://youtu.be/eXHWYfMZA-4
This week's Teacher Feature is Mrs. Ziegler, one of Kindergarten teachers at Zion Lutheran School Belleville. We are so thankful
It is a 3rd grade tradition! Using math and stem for the creation and design of their very own food
Today's Teacher Feature is Mrs. Jill Hasstedt, who after 27 years serving at Zion Lutheran Church and School, is retiring. 
Day two of National Lutheran Schools Week at ZLS and today's dress-up day was Real Life Heroes! So many police
Zion Lutheran School is currently seeking candidates for multiple open positions starting the 2021-22 school year. A school committed to
Mrs. Liz Cleveland - 1st Grade Teacher at ZLS We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School
What better way to learn how letters and numbers but with shaving cream. Our 3-year old preschoolers had fun with
Here is this week's Weekly Roar - the school's newsletter. Weekly Roar 4/9/21
Is it a fruit or a vegetable? Just ask our 4th graders who recently studied both fruits and vegetables and
Mrs. Jenny Barradas, 3rd Grade Teacher We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is why we are featuring a ZLS
Loading Up! Our students took time on this beautiful day to load up the trucks that will take the more
Mrs. Rachel Kintz, Preschool 4 Teacher We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
Being a musical school and with Holy Week approaching, it is only fitting we sing! Here, our firsties tell us
Mrs. Jamie Lewis, Resource Instructor We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is why
Dine out on Thursday, March 25 at Chic-fil-A Green Mount Commons and a portion of the night's proceeds will benefit
Here is the latest Weekly Roar - our school's weekly e-newsletter. Check it out for all the latest information about
Mrs. Pittman, Director of Music Education We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
Our weekly newsletter - Weekly Roar - is now available for the week of March 5. Read it for all
Mrs. Hackstadt, 7th grade homeroom When asked to fill in the blank... Zion Lutheran School is... “Home” Mrs. Hackstadt is
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
Girl Scout Troop 1031 comprised of ZLS students are building a Little Free Library for our school. Power tools, measuring
Our advanced choir sang "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" at the end of May when the Cardinals hosted the
Seven Zion students in 5th and 6th grade were selected to participate in the Illinois Music Educator's Association All-State Elementary
“Everybody is smart in different ways. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it
Our preschool program uses studies - hands-on, project-based investigations - as part of the Creative Curriculum and last week, our
One of our upcoming 8th graders, Landon Baack, was awarded the EPIC Award at the Illinois State Science Fair. His
What better way to learn how letters and numbers but with shaving cream. Our 3-year old preschoolers had fun with
Anna Spelbring, an eighth-grader at Zion Lutheran School in Belleville, has been named Lutheran Student Christian Leader of the Year by the St. Louis-based Lutheran
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
Tuesday, January 24th, 2023 Attention all Zion Cheerleading alumni! We are celebrating the success of the Zion Lutheran Cheerleading program
January 23rd-27th, 2023 Dress Down Day Information Below. Thank you to all who donated to our school service project blessing
Whether you are just starting the journey of school for your family or are looking for a change, we invite
Grab those running shoes, head for the start line, and go! On Friday, September 30th at Zion Lutheran School, Belleville,
Come join your friends for our school's first Skate Party of the school year. Wednesday, Sept. 14 from 6-8 p.m.
Volunteer Opportunities at Zion Lutheran School Belleville 1) NLSW activity in the Church Fellowship Hall on Monday, September 26 from
The September lunch menu is now available for lunches up until Sept. 13.  Check out what is on the menu
Lunchroom Volunteers Our lunchroom helpers are so important to our lunch schedule and process. They do things like: assist students
Each year, prior to school starting, our teachers and support staff have a group outing. This year, the best staff
Our students and staff were back on campus for our first day of school on Wednesday, Aug. 17. It was
We are welcoming back a familiar face to Zion with the re-hiring of Mrs. Rachel Kintz for this upcoming school
The lunch menu is now available for August. Click here to view the lunch. Zion Lutheran School lunches will go
Tell the Teacher More Day is Wednesday, Aug. 10.  Current ZLS families can sign up for a small window of
Join us on Sunday, Aug. 14 for our annual Backpack Blessing at Zion Lutheran Church. We will be praying for
"The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer, my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation,
Here they are! Everything you will need to be ready for school. Our 2022-23 school supply lists. Happy shopping! Preschool
Let's give a big, warm welcome to Mrs. Kristin Wehmeyer who will be teaching 4th grade at Zion this upcoming
Zion Lutheran School Belleville offers its students an opportunity to get moving this summer with our summer camps! Volleyball, basketball,
Girl Scout Troop 1031 comprised of ZLS students are building a Little Free Library for our school. Power tools, measuring
While we all appreciate our teachers and everything they do for us, sometimes it is nice to serve and celebrate
School may be out, but we are available during the week to give tours of the school. Call us or
Our advanced choir sang "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" at the end of May when the Cardinals hosted the
The 2022-23 school calendar is now available. Our first full-day of school will be Wednesday, August 17. Take a look
Way to go, Zion Lions! Girl's team placed 5th at the Lutheran Sports Association of Illinois State Track Meet over the
Join us for Vacation Bible School as we “Make Waves”! Monday, June 13, to Thursday, June 16, from 9 am
Summer Membership Cards will be available for purchase using the custom school link below and picking up your cards directly
The lunch menu through May 17 is now available. Click here for menu.  
Join us at Blossom Play Cafe for playtime with Zion Lutheran School Belleville. First 15 fee covered for play session.
Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2-6, 2022. Help us in saying 'thank you' this week, and throughout the year, to
The lunch menu is now available through the end of the month of April. April Lunch Menu
Join us to celebrate Easter on Sunday, April 17. We'll worship at Zion Lutheran Church at 8 a.m. and 10:30
Join us on 3 Wednesday evenings this spring for some fun activities, snacks and diving deeper into our faith through
Zion Lutheran School will have its first-ever, private skate night at Skate City on Wednesday, April 27 from 4-6 p.m.
Dine to Donate for April will take place at Dewey's Pizza in O'Fallon.
Fun for all ages! Grab some family or friends and join the Photo/Video Hunt on Sunday, April 10th! Hunt goes
Our annual dinner auction is our school's largest fundraiser.  Zion's auction funds support co-curricular and extra-curricular programs like art, music,
Enrollment is now open for new students for the 2022-23 school year. We are currently accepting students Preschool – 8th
Join us for food and fun on Thursday, March 24 for our March Dine to Donate. Come support Zion Lutheran
State Champions Congratulations to our Zion Lutheran School Cheer Team for its 1st place finish at the Lutheran Sports Association
For many years, our students and school have enjoyed browsing and purchasing reading material from Scholastic Book Fairs.  They have
The February lunch menu is now available. Click here for the menu.
This month's Dine to Donate, benefitting our church and school, is Papa John's Pizza in Belleville. Tuesday, February 22 -
Join us on Saturday, February 26 from 6-8 pm in the school gym for our Father Daughter Dance. Dancing, snacks,
Seven Zion students in 5th and 6th grade were selected to participate in the Illinois Music Educator's Association All-State Elementary
We have multiple job opportunities available at Zion Lutheran School Belleville. Interested candidates should contact the person listed for each
Come one, come all, to the greatest show of all! Join us on Saturday, February 26 for a morning of
It is so great to have our girl's and boy's basketball teams competing again this season after a hiatus because
“Everybody is smart in different ways. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it
Our preschool program uses studies - hands-on, project-based investigations - as part of the Creative Curriculum and last week, our
National Lutheran Schools week is here!! We're celebrating a place where we can and should freely share God's love, and
National Lutheran Schools Week provides our network of more than 1,800 LCMS preschools, elementary schools and high schools with the
If you have ever wanted to learn more about Zion Lutheran School Belleville for your child(ren) and family, the time
The lunch menu for January is now available. Check it out here! EDIT: Additions to menu below. 24 Lunch Spaghetti
January's Dine to Donate will be held at Red Robin! Join us in dining out on January 27 between 4-8
You’re invited for a night of fun at Zion’s Trivia Night! Sat., Jan 15th at 6pm (Doors open at 5:00)
There was music, pretty dresses, handsome outfits, lovely instruments and a Christmas musical - it was our Christmas Extravaganza 2021.
Wait Upon the Lord There are many opportunities to worship with us at Zion Lutheran Church during the month of
Here is the latest weekly newsletter from Zion Lutheran School. You won't want to miss all the important information for
After 20 years serving our church and school, we say a heartful thank you to Jill Batchelder, whose last day
Here is the November Lunch Menu. Bon Appetit! November Lunch Menu  
Congratulations to our boy's volleyball team on an outstanding 5th place performance at the 2021 Lutheran Sports Association State Volleyball
A huge thank you to all of our school families for your generous donations for Operation Christmas Child.  Because of
The latest edition of the Weekly Roar is available! Click here to get the latest news, information, and updates. Inside this
In the busyness of each day, it may be difficult (or impossible) to get alone, be still, and make time
Our boy’s volleyball team had reason to celebrate after placing in 1st place - by one point - in today’s
Congratulations to our girl’s volleyball team. These Zion Lions finished third at today’s conference volleyball tournament! Way to go, Zion
So proud of our Zion Girl’s Cross Country team, placing 12th overall in today’s Lutheran National Meet in Wisconsin. We
Our Dine to Donate event for November is all set. Join us in dining out at Noodles & Co. and
The Spirit Wear store is now open and winter wear is here! All orders are due by 11/22/21 to ensure
The girl's volleyball team at Zion competed in the annual Christ Peoria Volleyball Tournament Columbus Day weekend. The Lions won
The 2021 Zion Baseball Season concluded on Sept. 28 with a 4-14 loss to the Trinity Eagles in the Lutheran
A first-place finish for our girls and a 3rd-place finish for our boys at the Zion Annual XC Invite held
Wondering what your child needs to be ready for Kindergarten? This night's for you! Topics discussed will include academic, emotional,
Dine out by purchasing food on Thursday, Oct. 28 at Papa John's Pizza in East Belleville (Carlyle Ave) and support
On Wednesday, Sept. 22, Zion Lutheran School families gathered to pray at the pole for the annual See You at
Our October Lunch Menu is now available. Lunch is currently set through Oct. 21. Click here to view the October
NEW CLASS STARTING SOON! PARENTING THE LOVE & LOGIC WAY Wednesdays, Oct. 13-Nov. 17, 6:30-8 p.m. A powerful class led
Family Movie Night is coming to Zion. Mark your calendars for Friday, Oct. 8 as we gather for a fun
ZLS' mission project for the 2021-22 school year is once again Operation Christmas Child. This program has been in existence
This month's Dine to Donate is Thursday, Sept. 23 from 4 - 7 p.m.  Please join us at the Green
We enjoyed seeing so many families in our building at out Back to School Bonanza this week!  May God bless
See You at the Pole™ 2021 will be Wednesday, Sept 22, 2021. There are two opportunities to unite in prayer.
School picture day is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 14. Get your haircuts, comb that hair and come dressed to impressed!
The September lunch menu is now available! Take a look and plan out your child's lunches for the month. Remember,
The cross country season kicked off on Saturday, August 28 , when the teams competed in the first meet. Top
Starting Sunday, Sept. 5, worship times at Zion Lutheran Church on Sunday return to the times of 8 a.m. and
Small groups and a five-week sermon series kick off on Sept. 12 as we launch Connected to Christ - Overcoming
It is a tried and true tradition that most parents can remember from when they were in Kindergarten - Show
Every Friday, we send out our digital weekly newsletter, The Weekly Roar, via email.  It includes all the most recent
Please join us in welcoming our new 7th/8th grade English Teacher, Mrs. Middendorff. She has more than a decade of
Let's give a big, Zion welcome to another new member of our teaching staff, Mr. Eichholz. He will be leading
Dine to donate is back and this month kicks off our school year and monthly opportunities to dine out and
Zion Lutheran School is seeking a part-time speech therapist (SLP) for the 2021-2022 school year. SLP's responsibilities will include evaluating and
Our lunch menu for the first month of school is now available. Check it out now to plan for your
We love to spotlight our former students in our Alumni Spotlight, and today’s featured alum is Ashley (Keel) Shalenko. Student:
It is our pleasure to introduce our new preschool teacher for the 21-22 school year, Mrs. Aleisha Heard! Mrs. Heard
Let's give a big welcome to Mrs. Paige Esser, our new Director of Music Education who will start working at
Today's Alumni Spotlight feature is on our incredible staff member and former (and current) Zion Lion, Mrs. Allison (Sehr) Davis.
It is our pleasure to introduce another new staff member to Zion Lutheran School - Mrs. Sara Mudd, who will
This week's Alumni Spotlight features Kristin (Reeb) Wardlaw, owner of Heavenly Rhythm Dance Studio in Collinsville. Name: Kristin (Reeb) Wardlaw
All school supply lists are now available. It is never too early to get a jump start on your school
It is our pleasure to introduce the "new" preschool 3 teacher for the upcoming school year, Mrs. Jeannine Young.  Mrs.
It is our pleasure to bring you an Alumni Spotlight feature each week and this week, we get to fill
Please join us in welcoming Mrs. Jen Dinkelman as our new Preschool Director at ZLS. Jen comes to us with
The 2021-22 School Events Calendar is now available! Check it out and mark up your calendars to stay on top
Happy Fourth of July and enjoy this latest summer edition of our weekly school newsletter - Lion's Roar! Items inside
We love to spotlight our former students in our Alumni Spotlight, and today's featured alum is Taylor (Keel) Kaschke. Student:
We love to spotlight our former students in our Alumni Spotlight, and today's featured alum is Kate Peters! Student: Kate
One of our upcoming 8th graders, Landon Baack, was awarded the EPIC Award at the Illinois State Science Fair. His
Happy Summer Zion Family, Inside this roar is: Zion's first ever dress code and Spiritwear Rummage Sale information. Zion's Spiritwear
Come shop some gently used spirit wear and dress code items and get your child's attire ready for the upcoming
We are so proud of our alumni at Zion Lutheran School Belleville, and we are dedicated to sharing the good
Wow! What a grand total for this year's Lion's Roar Fun Run. Thank you to all who contributed to what
Spiritwear Shop now open! The School Spiritwear store is now open.  New design options are available. Visit the link below
It is our pleasure to bring you an alumni spotlight each week and this week we introduce you to Ronald
The Zion Lutheran School Office will be operating in summer hours starting Tuesday, June 1. The office is open Monday
It is our pleasure to bring you an Alumni Spotlight feature each week and this week, we get to fill
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  Today, we share the good news of two of
Zion Lutheran School Cross Country Camp is Aug. 9-13th from 4-5:30 pm at the school on our XC course.  $25
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  It is our goal to bring you an Alumni
Our students rock, and our teachers made this special video to tell them exactly that.  Enjoy! https://youtu.be/eXHWYfMZA-4
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  It is our goal to bring you an Alumni
This week's Teacher Feature is Mrs. Ziegler, one of Kindergarten teachers at Zion Lutheran School Belleville. We are so thankful
At God's Wonder Lab, VBS, your children look into the Bible, God's Holy Word, and discover that Jesus does the impossible,
Congrats to our student athletes that competed  in the Lutheran Conference Meet on May 1. Eighth grader Marlon won the
It is a 3rd grade tradition! Using math and stem for the creation and design of their very own food
Inside this week's Weekly Roar Newsletter: IMPORTANT ITMES FOR THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR Summer Program Information Yearbook Information
Friday, May 14th, students pay $1 to be able to wear beach/Hawaiian themed clothing.  Money will go toward our 4th
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are very proud of our alumni and it is our goal to do an
Teacher Appreciation Week, May 3-7 Monday, May 3rd – Showing Some Love Tuesday, May the 4th – …Be with You
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  It is our goal to bring you an Alumni
Today's Teacher Feature is Mrs. Jill Hasstedt, who after 27 years serving at Zion Lutheran Church and School, is retiring. 
All supporters, families and friends are invited to eat pizza and raise funds by eating at Dewey's Pizza in O'Fallon!
Day two of National Lutheran Schools Week at ZLS and today's dress-up day was Real Life Heroes! So many police
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  It is our goal to bring you an Alumni
Teacher Feature - Mr. Jim Ledebuhr We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
2021 National Lutheran Schools Week at ZLS April 25th-30th, 2021 Everyday there will be a praise rally starting at 8:30
Zion Lutheran School is currently seeking candidates for multiple open positions starting the 2021-22 school year. A school committed to
Meet Delilah Dash - our Fun Run Princess. She is here to tell you all about this year's Fun Run,
Our summer program is a safe, friendly, and fun environment where children learn new things along the way. Academics, spiritual, and physical
Fun Run, NLSA Accreditation, National Lutheran Schools Week and so much more in this week's Weekly Roar! Read it top
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Liz Cleveland - 1st Grade Teacher at ZLS We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School
The annual Scholastic Book Fair is coming, and while this year's event will be done online, you can still enjoy
What better way to learn how letters and numbers but with shaving cream. Our 3-year old preschoolers had fun with
Here is this week's Weekly Roar - the school's newsletter. Weekly Roar 4/9/21
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Is it a fruit or a vegetable? Just ask our 4th graders who recently studied both fruits and vegetables and
Anna Spelbring, an eighth-grader at Zion Lutheran School in Belleville, has been named Lutheran Student Christian Leader of the Year by the St. Louis-based Lutheran
The lunch menu for April is now available. April Lunch Menu
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Jenny Barradas, 3rd Grade Teacher We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
Dine out on April 22 and support Zion Lutheran Church & School. Noodles and Co. is donating 30% back. Mark
We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is why we are featuring a ZLS
This Holy Week, our K-4 students got to experience a Walk with Jesus - the amazing and emotional journey Jesus
Loading Up! Our students took time on this beautiful day to load up the trucks that will take the more
Grab those running shoes, head for the start line, and go! On Monday, April 26th at Zion Lutheran School, Belleville,
This week's Weekly Roar is now available.  Don't miss out on all the information available as we start track practice,
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Rachel Kintz, Preschool 4 Teacher We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
Our student council sponsored food drive and plastic bag donations have reached a new level with more than 4,500 items
Being a musical school and with Holy Week approaching, it is only fitting we sing! Here, our firsties tell us
Check out this week's Weekly Roar - our school's newsletter. Click here for this week's edition. A couple of highlights
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Jamie Lewis, Resource Instructor We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is why
Dine out on Thursday, March 25 at Chic-fil-A Green Mount Commons and a portion of the night's proceeds will benefit
Here is the latest Weekly Roar - our school's weekly e-newsletter. Check it out for all the latest information about
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Pittman, Director of Music Education We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
Our weekly newsletter - Weekly Roar - is now available for the week of March 5. Read it for all
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Hackstadt, 7th grade homeroom When asked to fill in the blank... Zion Lutheran School is... “Home” Mrs. Hackstadt is
Here is this week's Weekly Roar - our school's newsletter. Weekly Roar 2/26
Here is the lunch menu for the month of March. March Lunch Menu
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
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
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. 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
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
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
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
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
Tuesday, January 24th, 2023 Attention all Zion Cheerleading alumni! We are celebrating the success of the Zion Lutheran Cheerleading program
January 23rd-27th, 2023 Dress Down Day Information Below. Thank you to all who donated to our school service project blessing
Whether you are just starting the journey of school for your family or are looking for a change, we invite
Grab those running shoes, head for the start line, and go! On Friday, September 30th at Zion Lutheran School, Belleville,
Come join your friends for our school's first Skate Party of the school year. Wednesday, Sept. 14 from 6-8 p.m.
Volunteer Opportunities at Zion Lutheran School Belleville 1) NLSW activity in the Church Fellowship Hall on Monday, September 26 from
The September lunch menu is now available for lunches up until Sept. 13.  Check out what is on the menu
Lunchroom Volunteers Our lunchroom helpers are so important to our lunch schedule and process. They do things like: assist students
Each year, prior to school starting, our teachers and support staff have a group outing. This year, the best staff
Our students and staff were back on campus for our first day of school on Wednesday, Aug. 17. It was
We are welcoming back a familiar face to Zion with the re-hiring of Mrs. Rachel Kintz for this upcoming school
The lunch menu is now available for August. Click here to view the lunch. Zion Lutheran School lunches will go
Tell the Teacher More Day is Wednesday, Aug. 10.  Current ZLS families can sign up for a small window of
Join us on Sunday, Aug. 14 for our annual Backpack Blessing at Zion Lutheran Church. We will be praying for
"The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer, my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation,
Here they are! Everything you will need to be ready for school. Our 2022-23 school supply lists. Happy shopping! Preschool
Let's give a big, warm welcome to Mrs. Kristin Wehmeyer who will be teaching 4th grade at Zion this upcoming
Zion Lutheran School Belleville offers its students an opportunity to get moving this summer with our summer camps! Volleyball, basketball,
Girl Scout Troop 1031 comprised of ZLS students are building a Little Free Library for our school. Power tools, measuring
While we all appreciate our teachers and everything they do for us, sometimes it is nice to serve and celebrate
School may be out, but we are available during the week to give tours of the school. Call us or
Our advanced choir sang "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" at the end of May when the Cardinals hosted the
The 2022-23 school calendar is now available. Our first full-day of school will be Wednesday, August 17. Take a look
Way to go, Zion Lions! Girl's team placed 5th at the Lutheran Sports Association of Illinois State Track Meet over the
Join us for Vacation Bible School as we “Make Waves”! Monday, June 13, to Thursday, June 16, from 9 am
Summer Membership Cards will be available for purchase using the custom school link below and picking up your cards directly
The lunch menu through May 17 is now available. Click here for menu.  
Join us at Blossom Play Cafe for playtime with Zion Lutheran School Belleville. First 15 fee covered for play session.
Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2-6, 2022. Help us in saying 'thank you' this week, and throughout the year, to
The lunch menu is now available through the end of the month of April. April Lunch Menu
Join us to celebrate Easter on Sunday, April 17. We'll worship at Zion Lutheran Church at 8 a.m. and 10:30
Join us on 3 Wednesday evenings this spring for some fun activities, snacks and diving deeper into our faith through
Zion Lutheran School will have its first-ever, private skate night at Skate City on Wednesday, April 27 from 4-6 p.m.
Dine to Donate for April will take place at Dewey's Pizza in O'Fallon.
Fun for all ages! Grab some family or friends and join the Photo/Video Hunt on Sunday, April 10th! Hunt goes
Our annual dinner auction is our school's largest fundraiser.  Zion's auction funds support co-curricular and extra-curricular programs like art, music,
Enrollment is now open for new students for the 2022-23 school year. We are currently accepting students Preschool – 8th
Join us for food and fun on Thursday, March 24 for our March Dine to Donate. Come support Zion Lutheran
State Champions Congratulations to our Zion Lutheran School Cheer Team for its 1st place finish at the Lutheran Sports Association
For many years, our students and school have enjoyed browsing and purchasing reading material from Scholastic Book Fairs.  They have
The February lunch menu is now available. Click here for the menu.
This month's Dine to Donate, benefitting our church and school, is Papa John's Pizza in Belleville. Tuesday, February 22 -
Join us on Saturday, February 26 from 6-8 pm in the school gym for our Father Daughter Dance. Dancing, snacks,
Seven Zion students in 5th and 6th grade were selected to participate in the Illinois Music Educator's Association All-State Elementary
We have multiple job opportunities available at Zion Lutheran School Belleville. Interested candidates should contact the person listed for each
Come one, come all, to the greatest show of all! Join us on Saturday, February 26 for a morning of
It is so great to have our girl's and boy's basketball teams competing again this season after a hiatus because
“Everybody is smart in different ways. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it
Our preschool program uses studies - hands-on, project-based investigations - as part of the Creative Curriculum and last week, our
National Lutheran Schools week is here!! We're celebrating a place where we can and should freely share God's love, and
National Lutheran Schools Week provides our network of more than 1,800 LCMS preschools, elementary schools and high schools with the
If you have ever wanted to learn more about Zion Lutheran School Belleville for your child(ren) and family, the time
The lunch menu for January is now available. Check it out here! EDIT: Additions to menu below. 24 Lunch Spaghetti
January's Dine to Donate will be held at Red Robin! Join us in dining out on January 27 between 4-8
You’re invited for a night of fun at Zion’s Trivia Night! Sat., Jan 15th at 6pm (Doors open at 5:00)
There was music, pretty dresses, handsome outfits, lovely instruments and a Christmas musical - it was our Christmas Extravaganza 2021.
Wait Upon the Lord There are many opportunities to worship with us at Zion Lutheran Church during the month of
Here is the latest weekly newsletter from Zion Lutheran School. You won't want to miss all the important information for
After 20 years serving our church and school, we say a heartful thank you to Jill Batchelder, whose last day
Here is the November Lunch Menu. Bon Appetit! November Lunch Menu  
Congratulations to our boy's volleyball team on an outstanding 5th place performance at the 2021 Lutheran Sports Association State Volleyball
A huge thank you to all of our school families for your generous donations for Operation Christmas Child.  Because of
The latest edition of the Weekly Roar is available! Click here to get the latest news, information, and updates. Inside this
In the busyness of each day, it may be difficult (or impossible) to get alone, be still, and make time
Our boy’s volleyball team had reason to celebrate after placing in 1st place - by one point - in today’s
Congratulations to our girl’s volleyball team. These Zion Lions finished third at today’s conference volleyball tournament! Way to go, Zion
So proud of our Zion Girl’s Cross Country team, placing 12th overall in today’s Lutheran National Meet in Wisconsin. We
Our Dine to Donate event for November is all set. Join us in dining out at Noodles & Co. and
The Spirit Wear store is now open and winter wear is here! All orders are due by 11/22/21 to ensure
The girl's volleyball team at Zion competed in the annual Christ Peoria Volleyball Tournament Columbus Day weekend. The Lions won
The 2021 Zion Baseball Season concluded on Sept. 28 with a 4-14 loss to the Trinity Eagles in the Lutheran
A first-place finish for our girls and a 3rd-place finish for our boys at the Zion Annual XC Invite held
Wondering what your child needs to be ready for Kindergarten? This night's for you! Topics discussed will include academic, emotional,
Dine out by purchasing food on Thursday, Oct. 28 at Papa John's Pizza in East Belleville (Carlyle Ave) and support
On Wednesday, Sept. 22, Zion Lutheran School families gathered to pray at the pole for the annual See You at
Our October Lunch Menu is now available. Lunch is currently set through Oct. 21. Click here to view the October
NEW CLASS STARTING SOON! PARENTING THE LOVE & LOGIC WAY Wednesdays, Oct. 13-Nov. 17, 6:30-8 p.m. A powerful class led
Family Movie Night is coming to Zion. Mark your calendars for Friday, Oct. 8 as we gather for a fun
ZLS' mission project for the 2021-22 school year is once again Operation Christmas Child. This program has been in existence
This month's Dine to Donate is Thursday, Sept. 23 from 4 - 7 p.m.  Please join us at the Green
We enjoyed seeing so many families in our building at out Back to School Bonanza this week!  May God bless
See You at the Pole™ 2021 will be Wednesday, Sept 22, 2021. There are two opportunities to unite in prayer.
School picture day is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 14. Get your haircuts, comb that hair and come dressed to impressed!
The September lunch menu is now available! Take a look and plan out your child's lunches for the month. Remember,
The cross country season kicked off on Saturday, August 28 , when the teams competed in the first meet. Top
Starting Sunday, Sept. 5, worship times at Zion Lutheran Church on Sunday return to the times of 8 a.m. and
Small groups and a five-week sermon series kick off on Sept. 12 as we launch Connected to Christ - Overcoming
It is a tried and true tradition that most parents can remember from when they were in Kindergarten - Show
Every Friday, we send out our digital weekly newsletter, The Weekly Roar, via email.  It includes all the most recent
Please join us in welcoming our new 7th/8th grade English Teacher, Mrs. Middendorff. She has more than a decade of
Let's give a big, Zion welcome to another new member of our teaching staff, Mr. Eichholz. He will be leading
Dine to donate is back and this month kicks off our school year and monthly opportunities to dine out and
Zion Lutheran School is seeking a part-time speech therapist (SLP) for the 2021-2022 school year. SLP's responsibilities will include evaluating and
Our lunch menu for the first month of school is now available. Check it out now to plan for your
We love to spotlight our former students in our Alumni Spotlight, and today’s featured alum is Ashley (Keel) Shalenko. Student:
It is our pleasure to introduce our new preschool teacher for the 21-22 school year, Mrs. Aleisha Heard! Mrs. Heard
Let's give a big welcome to Mrs. Paige Esser, our new Director of Music Education who will start working at
Today's Alumni Spotlight feature is on our incredible staff member and former (and current) Zion Lion, Mrs. Allison (Sehr) Davis.
It is our pleasure to introduce another new staff member to Zion Lutheran School - Mrs. Sara Mudd, who will
This week's Alumni Spotlight features Kristin (Reeb) Wardlaw, owner of Heavenly Rhythm Dance Studio in Collinsville. Name: Kristin (Reeb) Wardlaw
All school supply lists are now available. It is never too early to get a jump start on your school
It is our pleasure to introduce the "new" preschool 3 teacher for the upcoming school year, Mrs. Jeannine Young.  Mrs.
It is our pleasure to bring you an Alumni Spotlight feature each week and this week, we get to fill
Please join us in welcoming Mrs. Jen Dinkelman as our new Preschool Director at ZLS. Jen comes to us with
The 2021-22 School Events Calendar is now available! Check it out and mark up your calendars to stay on top
Happy Fourth of July and enjoy this latest summer edition of our weekly school newsletter - Lion's Roar! Items inside
We love to spotlight our former students in our Alumni Spotlight, and today's featured alum is Taylor (Keel) Kaschke. Student:
We love to spotlight our former students in our Alumni Spotlight, and today's featured alum is Kate Peters! Student: Kate
One of our upcoming 8th graders, Landon Baack, was awarded the EPIC Award at the Illinois State Science Fair. His
Happy Summer Zion Family, Inside this roar is: Zion's first ever dress code and Spiritwear Rummage Sale information. Zion's Spiritwear
Come shop some gently used spirit wear and dress code items and get your child's attire ready for the upcoming
We are so proud of our alumni at Zion Lutheran School Belleville, and we are dedicated to sharing the good
Wow! What a grand total for this year's Lion's Roar Fun Run. Thank you to all who contributed to what
Spiritwear Shop now open! The School Spiritwear store is now open.  New design options are available. Visit the link below
It is our pleasure to bring you an alumni spotlight each week and this week we introduce you to Ronald
The Zion Lutheran School Office will be operating in summer hours starting Tuesday, June 1. The office is open Monday
It is our pleasure to bring you an Alumni Spotlight feature each week and this week, we get to fill
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  Today, we share the good news of two of
Zion Lutheran School Cross Country Camp is Aug. 9-13th from 4-5:30 pm at the school on our XC course.  $25
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  It is our goal to bring you an Alumni
Our students rock, and our teachers made this special video to tell them exactly that.  Enjoy! https://youtu.be/eXHWYfMZA-4
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  It is our goal to bring you an Alumni
This week's Teacher Feature is Mrs. Ziegler, one of Kindergarten teachers at Zion Lutheran School Belleville. We are so thankful
At God's Wonder Lab, VBS, your children look into the Bible, God's Holy Word, and discover that Jesus does the impossible,
Congrats to our student athletes that competed  in the Lutheran Conference Meet on May 1. Eighth grader Marlon won the
It is a 3rd grade tradition! Using math and stem for the creation and design of their very own food
Inside this week's Weekly Roar Newsletter: IMPORTANT ITMES FOR THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR Summer Program Information Yearbook Information
Friday, May 14th, students pay $1 to be able to wear beach/Hawaiian themed clothing.  Money will go toward our 4th
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are very proud of our alumni and it is our goal to do an
Teacher Appreciation Week, May 3-7 Monday, May 3rd – Showing Some Love Tuesday, May the 4th – …Be with You
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  It is our goal to bring you an Alumni
Today's Teacher Feature is Mrs. Jill Hasstedt, who after 27 years serving at Zion Lutheran Church and School, is retiring. 
All supporters, families and friends are invited to eat pizza and raise funds by eating at Dewey's Pizza in O'Fallon!
Day two of National Lutheran Schools Week at ZLS and today's dress-up day was Real Life Heroes! So many police
At Zion Lutheran School Belleville, we are proud of our alumni.  It is our goal to bring you an Alumni
Teacher Feature - Mr. Jim Ledebuhr We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
2021 National Lutheran Schools Week at ZLS April 25th-30th, 2021 Everyday there will be a praise rally starting at 8:30
Zion Lutheran School is currently seeking candidates for multiple open positions starting the 2021-22 school year. A school committed to
Meet Delilah Dash - our Fun Run Princess. She is here to tell you all about this year's Fun Run,
Our summer program is a safe, friendly, and fun environment where children learn new things along the way. Academics, spiritual, and physical
Fun Run, NLSA Accreditation, National Lutheran Schools Week and so much more in this week's Weekly Roar! Read it top
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Liz Cleveland - 1st Grade Teacher at ZLS We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School
The annual Scholastic Book Fair is coming, and while this year's event will be done online, you can still enjoy
What better way to learn how letters and numbers but with shaving cream. Our 3-year old preschoolers had fun with
Here is this week's Weekly Roar - the school's newsletter. Weekly Roar 4/9/21
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Is it a fruit or a vegetable? Just ask our 4th graders who recently studied both fruits and vegetables and
Anna Spelbring, an eighth-grader at Zion Lutheran School in Belleville, has been named Lutheran Student Christian Leader of the Year by the St. Louis-based Lutheran
The lunch menu for April is now available. April Lunch Menu
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Jenny Barradas, 3rd Grade Teacher We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
Dine out on April 22 and support Zion Lutheran Church & School. Noodles and Co. is donating 30% back. Mark
We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is why we are featuring a ZLS
This Holy Week, our K-4 students got to experience a Walk with Jesus - the amazing and emotional journey Jesus
Loading Up! Our students took time on this beautiful day to load up the trucks that will take the more
Grab those running shoes, head for the start line, and go! On Monday, April 26th at Zion Lutheran School, Belleville,
This week's Weekly Roar is now available.  Don't miss out on all the information available as we start track practice,
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Rachel Kintz, Preschool 4 Teacher We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
Our student council sponsored food drive and plastic bag donations have reached a new level with more than 4,500 items
Being a musical school and with Holy Week approaching, it is only fitting we sing! Here, our firsties tell us
Check out this week's Weekly Roar - our school's newsletter. Click here for this week's edition. A couple of highlights
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Jamie Lewis, Resource Instructor We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is why
Dine out on Thursday, March 25 at Chic-fil-A Green Mount Commons and a portion of the night's proceeds will benefit
Here is the latest Weekly Roar - our school's weekly e-newsletter. Check it out for all the latest information about
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Pittman, Director of Music Education We are so thankful for our teachers at Zion Lutheran School and that is
Our weekly newsletter - Weekly Roar - is now available for the week of March 5. Read it for all
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
Mrs. Hackstadt, 7th grade homeroom When asked to fill in the blank... Zion Lutheran School is... “Home” Mrs. Hackstadt is
Here is this week's Weekly Roar - our school's newsletter. Weekly Roar 2/26
Here is the lunch menu for the month of March. March Lunch Menu
At Zion Lutheran School, we are proud of our alumni and their accomplishments. It is our goal to bring you
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
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. 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
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
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
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
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