MANISTEE, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy (MGLVA), an accredited, full-time online public charter school serving students in grades K through 12, will celebrate the Class of 2017 at a graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 3rd.
The ceremony will honor MGLVA’s fourth graduating class and largest to date with 123 graduates, including 22 students who met graduation requirements earlier this year in January.
MGLVA graduates report earning more than $10,000 in scholarships and that they’ve been accepted to the following colleges and universities: Indiana Wesleyan University, University of Tennessee, Mott Community College, Rochester College, Oakland University, Baker College, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Western Michigan University and Lansing Community College.
MGLVA offers an individualized approach to learning, using engaging curriculum to ensure every student receives an exceptional learning experience. For students in grades K-8, online course offerings include language arts/English, math, science, history, art and music, as well as foreign languages. High school students enjoy a course catalog of more than 150 core, elective, Career Tech Education and Advanced Placement® courses. These courses meet the needs of the Michigan Merit Curriculum. Dual enrollment is also available, which allows students to earn college credit and high school credit for the same course.
Details of the commencement are as follows:
Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy Graduation Ceremony
Saturday, June 3, 2017
Okemos Chippewa Middle School
4000 Okemos Rd
Okemos, MI 48864
David Ohman, MGLVA Board President, will serve as the graduation ceremony’s keynote speaker.
About Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy
Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy (MGLVA) is a full-time, online public charter school, authorized by Manistee Area Public Schools and serves students in grades K through 12. MGLVA is tuition-free, giving parents and families the choice to access the engaging 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 MGLVA, visit mglva.k12.com.
About K12 Inc.
K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) is driving innovation and advancing the quality of education by delivering state-of-the-art, digital learning platforms and technology to students and school districts across the globe. K12’s curriculum serves over 2,000 schools and school districts and has delivered more than four million courses over the past decade. K12 is a company consisting of thousands of online school educators providing instruction, academic services, and learning solutions to public schools and districts, traditional classrooms, blended school programs, and directly to families. The K12 program is offered through K12 partner public schools in 33 states and the District of Columbia, and through private schools serving students in all 50 states and more than 100 countries. More information can be found at K12.com.