NORTH BEND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oregon Virtual Academy (ORVA), an accredited online public charter school authorized by the North Bend School District, is now accepting enrollment applications for the 2018-19 school year. ORVA serves students in kindergarten through 12th grade across the state of Oregon.
Delivered entirely online, ORVA combines online instruction, rigorous curriculum and the support of state-certified teachers to provide a personalized experience for each student. ORVA students access a robust online curriculum and attend live virtual classes. The school provides a unique approach to learning that helps prepare students for post-graduation college or career success.
ORVA’s rigorous and engaging curriculum includes courses in English/language arts, math, science, history, world languages, art and music, as well as elective and Advanced Placement® courses for high school students. Dual enrollment opportunities to earn college credits are available for qualified high school students in select courses. ORVA also offers credit recovery opportunities to help struggling students get back on track.
At ORVA, state-certified teachers monitor student progress while providing professional insight and instruction. Teachers interact with students and families via email, phone, web-based classrooms and online discussions. Teachers also develop an individualized learning plan for each student that is mapped to their individual educational goals.
“Oregon Virtual Academy is truly a school without walls,” said Steve Werlein, head of school at ORVA. “We want to ensure that our students’ educational dreams are achieved. As we continue to grow as a community united around student success, we believe that ORVA is a great choice for families who are interested in being actively involved in their children’s education.”
ORVA provides families and students an alternative to traditional brick-and-mortar education. The school uses the curriculum provided by K12 Inc., the nation’s leading provider of proprietary K-12 curriculum and online education programs. Students choose online school for a variety of reasons, including advanced learning, a bullying-free environment and schedule flexibility to facilitate extracurricular pursuits or medical needs. ORVA’s online platform gives students the flexibility to pursue their academic goals in a supportive environment at an appropriate pace for their learning style.
ORVA’s active school community organizes fun monthly activities where students can get together in person. The school also offers a wide range of clubs.
ORVA hosts monthly online and in-person information sessions around the state. For more information about ORVA, upcoming events and the enrollment process, please visit http://orva.k12.com.
About Oregon Virtual Academy
Oregon Virtual Academy (ORVA) is an online public charter school authorized by the North Bend School District which serves students in kindergarten through 12th grade throughout the state of Oregon. As part of the Oregon public school system, ORVA is tuition-free, giving parents and families the choice to access the curriculum provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation’s leading provider of K-12 proprietary curriculum and online education programs. For more information about ORVA, visit http://orva.k12.com.