Senney Honors Academy members generally score in the 90 percentile or higher on a nationally normed standardized test and achieve mostly As on their report cards.  Students who achieve 90 percentile or higher on the Lutheran West Placement Test are sent applications to the program.  However, any student who feels they are a good fit for the program is encouraged to apply.  Please submit standardized test scores with your application if they are not from the Lutheran West Placement Test. 

Two letters of recommendation are required, one of which must be a character reference. Students must also apply to Lutheran West before being accepted into The Senney Honors Academy.

Please send all materials to: 

Lutheran West
Attn.: The Senney Honors Academy
3850 Linden Road,
Rocky River, OH 44116

Letters of recommendation can be emailed as an attachment to:

Dean Becky Slack at 

Laryssa Hess

Nursing Student at Case Western Reserve University; Alum 2008

Lutheran West has excellent resources that supplied me with happy memories, a solid education, and a firm faith.


Lutheran West
3850 Linden Road
Rocky River, Ohio 44116-4099

Phone: 440.333.1660
Fax: 440.333.1729

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