LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Great Basin Virtual Academy (GBVA), a full-time online public school program authorized by the White Pine School District, is now accepting enrollment applications for the 2017-18 school year. GBVA is open to students in kindergarten through eighth grade throughout the state of Nevada.
GBVA gives Nevada students the chance to learn in the ways that are right for them with an individualized approach to learning. The school offers courses in English/language arts, math, science, history, world languages, art and music.
At GBVA, state-licensed teachers provide instruction, guidance and support and interact with students and parents via email, web-based classrooms, online discussions, phone and face-to-face meetings. As a public school option, there is no tuition.
“At GBVA, we believe that every student can flourish when given the opportunity,” said Danny Diamond, head of school at Great Basin Virtual Academy. “We believe in thinking differently, inspiring students and partnering with our community, and we do this by lifting students to higher standards and removing failure as an option.”
GBVA also boasts an active, supportive school community which organizes social and extracurricular activities for students to gather in-person.
During the enrollment period, GBVA will be conducting online and in-person information sessions throughout the state. Interested families are encouraged to attend to meet teachers, staff and other families. For more information about GBVA and a list of upcoming events, visit http://gbva.k12.com.
About Great Basin Virtual Academy
Great Basin Virtual Academy (GBVA) is an online public charter school program authorized by the White Pine School District that serves students in kindergarten through eighth grade throughout the state of Nevada. As part of the Nevada public school system, GBVA is tuition-free, providing parents and families the choice to access the curriculum and tools provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation’s leading provider of K-12 proprietary curriculum and online education programs. For more information about GBVA, visit http://gbva.k12.com.