COLUMBIA, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--South Carolina Virtual Charter School (SCVCS)—an AdvancED-accredited and NCAA-approved, full-time public charter school—will begin accepting enrollment applications for the 2021-2022 school year on Monday, March 15th. SCVCS offers a tuition-free education to students statewide in kindergarten through 12th grade.
SCVCS also offers families an alternative to the traditional brick-and-mortar learning environment. Combining online instruction, a rigorous curriculum and the support of state-certified teachers, SCVCS provides students with the tools and resources they need to succeed.
The school’s enrollment season comes at a time when more than 70% of U.S. parents agree that online education should be an ongoing option after the pandemic subsides.
“Now, more than ever, teachers and staff at SCVCS are committed to helping each and every student reach their full potential,” said SCVCS Head of School Dr. Cherry Daniel. “We invite you to join our exemplary online school and experience the next level of student success.”
SCVCS students across all grade levels are offered a full course load in the core subjects of English/language arts, math, science, history, art, music and physical education, as well as electives and world languages. SCVCS sponsors national honor societies in the core academic areas.
The school also offers career learning courses in growing career fields including, but not limited to: healthcare, information technology, computer science, law enforcement, and general management. These courses support high schoolers in pursuing credentials that help them become more readily employable upon graduation.
SCVCS teachers facilitate live, interactive online classes, which allow students to enjoy a safe learning environment anywhere with an internet connection. In addition to scheduled classes, teachers regularly communicate with students and families via phone and email to ensure they are supported and appropriately challenged. Resources are available to help SCVCS students and families navigate the online learning experience.
Many families and students are choosing SCVCS because it provides an alternative to traditional brick-and-mortar education. Athletes, advanced learners, and all types of students can balance a full academic load along with extracurricular pursuits or any other specialized needs. SCVCS’s online platform gives students the opportunity to pursue academic goals in a supportive environment that recognizes their individual learning styles.
Throughout the school year, SCVCS hosts virtual clubs and organizations that allow students to further explore shared interests together.
To learn more about enrollment and for a schedule of upcoming events, visit scvcs.k12.com.
About South Carolina Virtual Charter School
South Carolina Virtual Charter School (SCVCS) is a full-time public charter school that serves students in grades K through 12. As part of the South Carolina public school system, SCVCS is tuition-free and gives families the choice to access the engaging curriculum and tools provided by Stride, Inc. (NYSE: LRN). For more information about SCVCS, visit scvcs.k12.com.