WLA is a part of the Area Lutheran High School Online (ALHSO) program. ALSHO is made up of students from 25 WELS Area Lutheran High Schools and Prep Schools, which allows WLA students to take a variety courses that cannot be offered within the normal school curriculum via an online classrooms, such as specialty and Advanced Placement courses. ALSHO Courses are scheduled during the regular school day and students have a dedicated time of the day to complete materials and projects for the course. Courses are taught by WELS teachers, pastors, and laymen who are experts in the respective field. Students taking an ALHSO course must be approved by the Guidance Office, complete additional registration forms, and pay an additional $250 per class per semester. Credits are given by WLA, and do count for graduation and will print on transcripts. Students who participate in ALHSO courses should have a basic knowledge of working a computer, have a reliable internet connection at home, and have a sense of self motivation and time management skills.
Courses currently available to WLA Students are:
Questions about enrolling in or the commitment required for ALHSO courses should be directed to Lori Muentner, Registrar – firstname.lastname@example.org.