NORTH BEND, Ore., March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Enrollment in the full-time, tuition-free, online public school, Oregon Virtual Academy (ORVA), is now open for the 2016-17 school year. ORVA serves students in grades K-12 who reside in Oregon. The public school option uses the engaging, award-winning K12 curriculum. Students who enroll in ORVA receive an individualized education experience designed to their learning style and needs.
"The teachers, parents, curriculum and school community all come together at Oregon Virtual Academy to create a truly well-rounded educational experience for each child," says Head of School Brandy Osborn. "More than being unique because of our flexible virtual school setting, ORVA stands out because of our focus on individualized learning."
ORVA's focus on individualized learning is designed to allow students discover their own learning style. ORVA gives advanced learners the ability to progress faster in subjects in which they excel, including opportunities for advancement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and the ability to earn college credits while in high school.
Now in its 9th year, ORVA hosts in-person information sessions around the state each month, online information sessions, and upcoming community events. Interested families are encouraged to visit the school's website for details on these upcoming events, as well as more about ORVA and how to enroll.
For more information on ORVA, its unique individualized learning focus and the enrollment process, please visit http://www.orva.k12.com
About Oregon Virtual Academy
Oregon Virtual Academy (ORVA) is an online public charter school authorized by the North Bend School District and open to students in grades K through 12. As part of the Oregon public school system, ORVA 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 ORVA, visit www.k12.com/orva.
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SOURCE Oregon Virtual Academy