NICOMA PARK, Okla., Aug. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oklahoma Virtual Charter Academy (OVCA), a tuition-free, online public charter school, will open for the 2015-2016 school year on August 18. Through personalized instruction, an interactive curriculum and individual attention, OVCA helps students from across the state of Oklahoma achieve academic success in ways that suit their learning style.
"We know that every student is unique and our goal is to provide our students with the opportunity to be both supported and challenged," says Sheryl Tatum, head of school of Oklahoma Virtual Charter Academy. "Online classes allow students to learn in a comfortable environment while still taking advantage of organized school outings to museums, libraries, and other interesting sites."
OVCA provides courses in language arts/English, math, science, history, world languages, art and music, and graduates earn a high school diploma and transcript recognized by colleges and universities around the country. Students can also enroll in concurrent enrollment programs to earn college credit.
OVCA is still accepting enrollments in grades K-12 for this fall and is holding information sessions throughout the state to allow interested parents to learn more about the online school and to meet school staff. Upcoming events include:
- Tulsa Information Session: August 10, 4-5 PM at Soccer City, 5817 S 118th E Ave, Tulsa
- Oklahoma City Information Session: August 17, 6-7 PM at Soccer City, 4520 Old Farm Road
Other opportunities to learn more about OVCA include the Tulsa Cultural Festival, a STEM day at the Microsoft store in Oklahoma City and during OVCA Night with the OKC Dodgers. For details and a complete event listing visit the OVCA Events page.
For more information on OVCA and how to submit an application for the 2015-16 school year go to http://ovca.k12.com/.
About Oklahoma Virtual Charter Academy
Authorized by the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board, Oklahoma Virtual Charter Academy is a full-time, online public charter school serving Oklahoma students in grades K through 12. OVCA 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 OVCA, visit http://ovca.k12.com/.
SOURCE Oklahoma Virtual Charter Academy