MAUMEE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Although its early in the calendar year, Ohio Virtual Academy (OHVA), an accredited, full-time online public school, is ready to welcome students in K through 12 to enroll for the 2020-2021 school year.
OHVA gives your student a personalized learning experience designed to assist those who seek alternative pathways to education.
With over eighteen years as a trusted education program, OHVA is tuition-free to all students who reside in Ohio. Authorized by the Ohio Council of Community Schools, and delivered entirely online, OHVA combines online instruction, rigorous curriculum and the support of state-licensed teachers.
In addition to working towards their high school diplomas, OHVA students can participate in the Destinations Career Program, which allows them to discover exciting options for their future in career fields like Business and Information Technology.
Students can also earn college credits through partnerships with local colleges and universities and prepare to take industry-recognized certification exams upon graduation.
“With college costs spiraling out of control nationwide, it’s good to get an idea of what you want to do before you get there. Our career program lets students try new things and get a sense for the options they have, while still in high school, helping Ohio students take charge of their own future,” says Head of School Dr. Kris Stewart.
Overall, OHVA offers challenging academic curriculum focused on college preparation. Students take a full course load in the core subjects of math, science, English language arts, history, art and music. Electives include world languages, as well as high school honors courses. OHVA also offers student clubs, in-person field trips, and social gatherings to foster a sense of school community.
Virtual classes are taught by Ohio-licensed teachers who provide instruction during live online class sessions, and are available to students via phone, email and one-to-one meetings.
Students choose online school for a variety of reasons including advanced learning, a bullying-free environment, and the ability to support extracurricular pursuits or medical needs. OHVA’s online platform gives students the opportunity to pursue their academic goals in a supportive environment and at an appropriate pace for their learning style.
OHVA is now accepting enrollments for the 2020-2021 school year. Families are encouraged to attend an online or in-person information session hosted by the school. More information on OHVA, how to enroll, and a schedule of upcoming events can be found at ohva.k12.com.
About Ohio Virtual Academy
Ohio Virtual Academy (OHVA) is an accredited, full-time online public charter school authorized by the Ohio Council of Community Schools (OCCS) that serves students in grades K through 12. As part of the Ohio public school system, OHVA 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 proprietary K-12 curriculum and online education programs. For more information about OHVA, visit ohva.k12.com and follow on Facebook.