OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oklahoma Virtual High School (OKVHS), a full-time, completely virtual public school serving students, grades 6-12, throughout Oklahoma, announced today the start of its open enrollment period for the 2013-14 school year. Students and families interested in transferring are invited to submit applications for open enrollment into Oklahoma Virtual between now and March 31 during the Oklahoma State Department of Education’s annual open transfer period. For more information or to apply, call 888-425-7178 or visit www.OklahomaVirtualHighSchool.com.
OKVHS, a tuition-free program offered by participating schools and districts across the state, combines rigorous online courses and a flexible schedule that lets students work at their own pace. Students, who work from the comfort of their own home or anywhere with a computer and Internet access, have online access to experienced, Oklahoma-certified teachers who provide real-time support via phone, email and instant messaging 24/5 (Sunday 10 p.m. though Friday at 8 p.m.). OKVHS teachers hold bachelor’s or master's degrees in their subject area and have significant online and traditional classroom experience.
OKVHS complies with all Oklahoma graduation requirements and offers a comprehensive, standards-based high school curriculum, including Advanced Placement courses and a wide variety of electives. The program is ideal for many students, including home-schooled students, advanced learners, students with health or physical challenges, or those needing a flexible schedule in order to work or pursue outside interests. Nationally recognized learning provider Advanced Academics supplies the program’s learning management system, web-based curriculum and online teaching staff.
About Advanced Academics
Advanced Academics, a leader in the field of online learning, partners with schools and districts in 30 states across the country to offer customized online solutions that uniquely serve each customer. Advanced Academics’ programs have proven to be successful in providing flexible learning opportunities for students in grades 6 through 12 and increasing overall academic performance. Since 2000, Advanced Academics has offered comprehensive middle and high school courses, highly qualified and state-certified teachers, and a web-based learning management system that enhances student learning. A part of DeVry Inc. (NYSE:DV), Advanced Academics is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI) and the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) and meets the standards for National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) eligibility. For more information, visit www.advancedacademics.com.