FERGUS FALLS, Minn., June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- iQ Academy Minnesota, an accredited online public school program of Fergus Falls Public Schools, has graduated 30 students this year. The Class of 2016 graduated on June 3 as part of the Fergus Falls Public Schools graduation ceremony at Kennedy Secondary School. All iQ Academy graduates receive a Fergus Falls Public Schools diploma.
"iQ Academy is a way for Fergus Falls area students, as well as students across the state of Minnesota, to access an exceptional learning option that is structured to meet their individual needs," said Theresa Gallagher, School Operations Manager at iQ Academy Minnesota. "The Class of 2016 has proven that online learning is an effective model, as these graduates have grown into high achieving, responsible young adults."
iQ Academy Minnesota uses an interactive online curriculum to educate students in grades K-12 who live anywhere in the state. With the ability to nurture different learning styles and the support of Minnesota-licensed teachers, iQ Academy is an option for families seeking an alternative to the traditional brick and mortar school model.
For grades K-5, iQ Academy Minnesota offers a rich mixture of online and offline lessons, including interactive animations and materials for hands-on activities. Lessons are followed by assessments, so parents can be sure that the student has mastered a particular area before moving on. The curriculum for grades 6-12 brings learning to life with dynamic lessons in all core subjects, including Advanced Placement® levels and a wide range of career-oriented electives.
Parents and students who are interested in learning more about iQ Academy Minnesota are invited to attend one of the online information sessions held throughout the summer, as well as the Discovery Days held in St. Paul and Duluth in August. For more details, explore the school's website here.
About iQ Academy Minnesota
iQ Academy Minnesota is an accredited, full and part-time, online public school program of Fergus Falls Public Schools that serves students statewide in grades K through 12. As part of the Minnesota public school system, iQ Academy Minnesota 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 iQ Academy Minnesota, visit iQAcademyMN.org.
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