Imagine earning high school credit for an activity you already enjoy! Volunteering in your community? Exploring job opportunities or an internship? In a band or playing on a team outside of school? PLA not only offers the classical core curriculum but the opportunity to design the elective of your dreams.
Pacific Learning Academy is a Washington State Approved Private School via the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI — see listings HERE) and an Accredited private school via AdvancED/Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC). High School coursework is approved by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
The mission of Pacific Learning Academy is to provide alternative, one-on-one education to students, empowering them with mastery of the subject matter by matching the student with highly professional, well trained and caring adults experienced with the curriculum and alternate educational scenarios.
PLA offers the following courses, as well as individually-designed and customized courses. All Sciences are considered Lab Sciences, and Foreign Language for other languages besides French and Spanish may be available.
Music Appreciation, Art History Occupational Education: Careers, Personal Finance, Study Skills
Middle School Courses
Social Studies (6)
US History (7)
WA State History (8)
High School Courses
Pre-Alg to Calculus III
Physical Science, Biology
World & European Studies
8th grade and above: *Spanish 1-5 & French 1-4, plus electives: Individually designed courses based on the interests/needs of the students. May include Keyboarding, Technology, Website design, Speech.
*Spanish 5, while not having the AP designation, is designed to support advanced Spanish students in preparing for the AP Spanish exam.