New Philadelphia woman gets diploma at 85 through QDA

New Philadelphia woman gets diploma at 85 through QDA

Nearly 70 years after she withdrew from New Philadelphia High School in the final semester of her senior year, 85-year-old Georgia Ann Fitch Zion has received her diploma from the Quaker Digital Academy.

“I’m still so thrilled I can’t get over it, ” Georgia said. “QDA treated me like a queen. I am so grateful to them. I have been so blessed in my lifetime. When I was nine, I was stuck by lightening and survived with a few burns. I have a whole family to be so proud of, and best of all, even though I had to drop out of school, I now have a legitimate diploma. What more could I ask?”

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QDA (Quaker Digital Academy) is K-12 public school for Ohio students. QDA is an Ohio non-profit online school with offices in New Philadelphia, Berlin, East Liverpool, and Steubenville. QDA provides students with a computer system, tutoring services, an academic coach, and access to hundreds of online courses. QDA is a tuition free school. Contact QDA today at 1-866-968-7032 or complete an information request to learn more about QDA.