Ohio Virtual Academy Accepting Second Semester Enrollment For 2016-17 School Year

Ohio Virtual Academy (OHVA), an accredited, full-time online public community school for students who reside anywhere in Ohio, welcomes students to enroll for the second semester of the 2016-17 school year. The deadline for high school students to enroll for second semester is Feb. 2, 2017, and the deadline for students in grades K-8 is Feb. 12, 2017.

OHVA offers a rigorous and engaging curriculum that includes courses in language arts/English literature, math, science, history, world languages, art and music, as well as elective and Advanced Placement® courses for high school students. State-certified teachers provide instruction, guidance and support, and regularly 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 Ohio Virtual Academy, we educate the leaders of tomorrow to help them prepare for college and career success after high school graduation," said Dr. Kristin Stewart, Senior Head of School of Ohio Virtual Academy. "Our curriculum and unique model of support are geared toward maximizing every student's potential, ensuring they receive the best method of education for their learning style."

According to a spring 2016 survey conducted by Edge Research, 92% of the families with students enrolled in the school during the 2015-2016 school year felt that their child had benefitted academically from the curriculum.

OHVA will host several upcoming online information sessions to help families learn more about the program. For more about the school and how to enroll, visit http://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 award-winning curriculum and tools provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation's largest provider of proprietary curriculum and online education programs. For more information about OHVA, visit http://ohva.k12.com and follow on Facebook.

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