School Zone Gets an ‘A’ for Availability


Millions of Macintosh Users Now Have Instant Access to School Zone’s Award-Winning Educational Software through Apple’s New Mac App Store

Grand Haven, MI (February 10, 2011) — The educational giant, School Zone Publishing, has reached new heights since this time last year – their 15 fun, instructive applications became available for purchase beginning in April of 2010 on Apple’s iTunes App store and Intel’s App Up Center. School Zone is showing no sign of slowing down in 2011. They recently joined over 1,000 other apps being sold on the unique Mac App Store. With more than 30 years experience publishing exceptional workbooks, flash cards, and software, School Zone’s new apps are effective, widely available and help reinforce what children learn in the classroom. Now, whether at home or on-the-go, School Zone’s applications are easily accessible on a variety of platforms, giving children the additional means necessary to succeed in school.

School Zone has used their 30 years of educational expertise to develop interactive applications designed to teach children aged 3-8 essential reading and math skills. Each app combines challenging exercises with colorful graphics and delightful music to encourage and entertain children as they learn. School Zone’s inaugural app, Spelling 1-2 is now available on the Mac App Store for $9.99. Soon to follow will be Flash Action Phonics Made Easy, On-Track Math 1, Wonder Words, and Puzzle Play Mazes, Hidden Pictures and Dot-to-Dots. School Zone’s apps keep learning fun and rewarding for both parents and kids.

“Our decision to make School Zone’s applications available on Apple’s new Mac App Store, Apple’s iTunes App Store and Intel’s AppUp Center was based on our unwavering commitment to the education of children,” said Jonathan Hoffman, president and CEO. “Now parents and children can conveniently access our educational software on the most popular platforms to support all their learning needs.

For more information on all School Zone Publishing Products, please visit To schedule an interview with School Zone Publishing’s CEO Jonathan Hoffman, please contact Kristina Godfrey of Junger-Godfrey PR at 949.720.7062 or

• Unique in the Marketplace
• Based on over 30 years of superior educational content
• Provides effective developmental growth
• Specially designed for ease-of-use
• Makes learning fun for children
• Teaches essential skills

School Zone Publishing has been producing children’s educational products for over thirty years. Founded in 1979 by educators, this family-run company is a trusted source for workbooks, flash cards, and educational software. Heralded by parents and teachers as the best educational material, School Zone leads the industry in quality content at affordable prices.