Washington County School District
Grades PreK-12 | washk12.org
Washington County School District is headquartered in St. George, Utah, with over 30,000 students enrolled. The district provides public education for students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade in Washington County cities, towns, and communities including St. George, Bloomington, Bloomington Hills, Winchester Hills, Dammeron Valley, Washington, Santa Clara, Ivins, Hurricane, LaVerkin, Central, Veyo, Enterprise, Gunlock, Pine Valley, Leeds, Hildale, Apple Valley, Springdale, Rockville, Virgin, and Toquerville, covering an area of over 2,400 square miles (over 6,200 square kilometers).
George Washington Academy
Grades K-8 | gwacademy.org
George Washington Academy, winner of Utah Association of Public Charter School’s “Charter School of the Year” award, is founded on the principle that educators, parents, and the community can create an academic environment that encourages students to excel. GWA challenges students with an aggressive, academically rigorous program, with high expectations for all students as a primary focus. GWA’s standardized test scores are consistently among the very top schools in the state of Utah. The school is fully accredited, offers art, music, and STEM to all students, and has a beautiful facility. GWA currently serves over 1000 students who come from all over Washington County. Uniforms are required and students are accepted on a lottery basis. For more information or to apply, please see the GWA website or call 435-673-2232.
St. George Academy
Grades 8-12 | stgacademy.org
Serving grades 8-12, St. George Academy is Southern Utah’s only tuition-free, charter high school offering a complete college preparatory education to our students in a unique learning environment. At St. George Academy, we believe that the true value of an education is its power to transform the individual and to provide them the knowledge to understand themselves and the world around them.
Grades 9-12 | successacademy.org
SUCCESS Academy is a public charter high school with collaborative partnerships with Washington County School District, Iron County School District, Dixie State University and Southern Utah University.
At SUCCESS Academy they provide motivated, focused, and diligent students the opportunity to engage in Early College experiences. Upon successful completion of their course sequence students have the opportunity to earn college credit toward an Associate Degree with an emphasis in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and their high school diploma. SUCCESS Academy has many students who complete both their associate degree and high school diploma.
Trinity Lutheran Academy
Trinity Lutheran Academy seeks to develop the basic skills of learning; critical thinking; solving problems, making value judgments and decisions; and respecting self, others, and property. Trinity’s national accreditation and state certified teachers ensures a vigorous academic program and strong curriculum, PreK through 7th grade.
DSU Community & Continuing Education
LIFE SKILLS / MENTORING PROGRAMS
Dixie State Community & Continuing Education provides learning opportunities for Washington County residents to enrich lives both personally and professionally. Our Community Education program offers non-credit personal enrichment classes at affordable prices. Classes run anywhere from 1 night to 12 weeks. Prices range from $10 to $99 and options are constantly changing and range from Art and Aviation to Photography and Spanish. The majority of Community Education classes are open to residents 16 and older with several options for children as well.
The School of Life Foundation
The School of Life Foundation™ is committed to the social, moral and character development of youth. We donate our workbook, Learn To “School” Your Toughest Opponent™, and accompanying training program to schools. The book offers life-guiding principles and values to help youth achieve straight A’s in the school of life™. Many of our partner schools are implementing the School of Life program as Tier 2 of their Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) system to enhance their school culture. Our mission is to increase high school graduation rates.
Conferences & Workshops also falls under our department. While the majority of workshops and events we host are catered to youth (ACT Prep, Summer Youth Conferences, Leadership Workshops, etc.) we are also able to assist professional organizations in holding conferences on our Campus.