New Mexico Virtual Academy Students Log On August 17th To Start School Year

Online charter school still accepting enrollments for grades 6-12

Aug 10, 2015, 06:00 ET from New Mexico Virtual Academy

FARMINGTON, N.M., Aug. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Students at New Mexico Virtual Academy (NMVA), an accredited, full-time, online public charter school, will begin their 2015-2016 school year on August 17th. The high quality online charter school is in its 4th year of operation and has raised overall academic achievement for its students.

"We're proud of the gains we've made and look forward to continuing our success," said Lynn Barr, Director of Operations for New Mexico Virtual Academy. "Our highly-qualified teachers teach core subject areas and electives that combine quality lessons and mastery-based assessment that ensure students achieve success at each and every level."

New Mexico Virtual Academy gives students the opportunity to learn from state-certified, highly qualified teachers while covering both core subject areas and electives.  The school uses the award-winning curriculum and tools provided by K12, a leading provider of online school programs. As a tuition-free public charter school, enrollment in New Mexico Virtual Academy is available to students in grades 6 through 12 who reside anywhere in the state. NMVA also operates a Learning Lab in Farmington to support students with face-to-face tutoring and small group instruction.

According to a recent K12 report, NMVA improved student outcomes in Reading and Math.  Data also showed that the longer students were enrolled in the online charter school, the better they performed.   

NMVA is still accepting enrollments for this fall.  For more information on the school and a complete list of in-person and online events visit:

About New Mexico Virtual Academy
New Mexico Virtual Academy is an accredited, full-time online public school program that serves students in grades 6 through 12. As part of the New Mexico public school system, NMVA 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 NMVA, visit

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