RALEIGH, N.C., August 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students at North Carolina Virtual Academy (NCVA) a full-time, online public charter school, will begin their 2015-2016 school year on August 24th. An online public charter school authorized by the North Carolina State Board of Education, NCVA accepts students in grades K through 10 from across the state of North Carolina and takes an individualized approach to learning by combining online instruction and hands-on curriculum with the support of North Carolina-licensed teachers and an active school community.
"NCVA represents an exciting new education option for the students of North Carolina," said Dr. Joel Medley, Head of School at NCVA. "Our goals for this school year can be summarized in six words: every child, every class, every day. If we do those things, students will realize the highest levels of academic achievement and build school community. Our staff is fully committed to developing each student's full potential for success."
NCVA provides courses in language arts/English, math, science, history, world languages, art and music, as well as elective, Honors and Advanced Placement® courses for high school students. At NCVA, college- or career-minded students can choose from a broad range of profession-focused courses in order to gain a competitive edge for the future, discover their path after high school or explore a possible college major. Students use web-based lessons and hands-on instructional materials that are shipped to their home.
Enrollments are still being accepted for this Fall; however, the number of openings is limited. More information on North Carolina Virtual Academy, upcoming events and how to enroll can be found online here: http://ncva.k12.com.
About North Carolina Virtual Academy North Carolina Virtual Academy (NCVA) is a full-time online public school program that serves students in grades K through 10. As part of the North Carolina public school system, NCVA 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 NCVA, visit http://ncva.k12.com.