COLUMBIA, S.C., Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Provost Academy South Carolina, a tuition-free public online high school, has announced that it is currently enrolling students for the 2012-2013 school year.
Parents and students seeking more information about Provost Academy should visit the Web site at: www.sc.provostacademy.com, or call: 877-265-3195 toll free.
Provost Academy is a state-authorized public online high school that is tuition-free to residents of South Carolina. Nearly 1,100 students are currently enrolled in the school, and working toward their regular public high school diploma that is recognized by colleges and employers.
"South Carolina high school students and families are increasingly seeking out alternatives to the traditional brick-and-mortar schools," said Judy Sherman, executive director of Provost Academy South Carolina. "Provost Academy provides students with a quality online learning experience that is engaging, flexible and personalized to fit their specific needs and learning abilities."
In contrast to other online learning programs, Provost Academy South Carolina uses a proprietary modular curriculum design so courses can be adapted to fit a student's individual needs, and content can be rearranged and customized for individual learning paths. Further, parents and students can easily monitor learning progress, assignments, and grades at a glance on their own personal home page. For those needing additional help, Provost Academy also offers on-demand tutors that keep students on track and on pace for progress.
"We continue to receive positive feedback from parents and students of Provost Academy South Carolina," said Judy Sherman, executive director of Provost Academy South Carolina. "We were thrilled to confer diplomas to our 2011-12 graduating class of 100, and are looking forward to welcoming new and returning students this fall."
Provost Academy South Carolina is an Online Public High School serving grades 9 to 12, and is uniquely designed to offer a challenging, flexible, and individualized education option for students who want or need something different from traditional high schools. Provost Academy is the only online high school backed by EdisonLearning, a global leader in providing education services.
SOURCE Provost Academy South Carolina