HERNDON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virginia Virtual Academy (VAVA), an accredited, full-time online public school, welcomes families with students in kindergarten through 3rd grade to enroll for the 2017-18 academic year – enrollment for grades 4-10 will open on June 15, 2017. Open to students who reside in Virginia, VAVA offers an individualized approach to learning, using engaging curriculum to ensure every student receives an exceptional learning experience.
VAVA provides courses in language arts/English, math, science, and history as well as electives in art and music. With hundreds of lessons per subject, students can dive deeply into areas of interest. Additionally, students benefit from a robust Advanced Learner Program and build a community through multiple in-person and online events where families can connect.
“At VAVA, we can allow our younger students to progress faster through subjects at which they excel and, at the same time, give them time for remediation in the subjects where it’s needed to ensure they achieve a mastery of content and skills by the time they reach high school,” said Suzanne Sloane, head of school at Virginia Virtual Academy. “Our curriculum and instruction are designed to let our students discover their own learning style and foster a life-long love of learning.”
VAVA students receive instruction from their teachers during live, interactive online classes, as well as through recorded sessions and the engaging Online School platform. Virginia-licensed teachers are also available to students and their Learning Coaches via email, phone and one-on-one online support. VAVA teachers strive to form a partnership with Learning Coaches so that students’ challenges and achievements can be more closely addressed.
VAVA is now accepting enrollments for the 2017-2018 school year. Parents are encouraged to attend one of the online information sessions hosted by the school each month. More information on VAVA and upcoming events can be found at http://vava.k12.com/.
About Virginia Virtual Academy
Virginia Virtual Academy (VAVA) is an accredited, full-time online public school program that serves students in grades K through 10. VAVA is available tuition-free to students state-wide through a partnership between K12 Inc. (LRN), the nation's leading provider of K-12 proprietary curriculum and online education programs for grades K-12, King and Queen County Public Schools, Richmond Public Schools and Patrick County Public Schools. For more information about VAVA, visit http://vava.k12.com/.