The Horizon Virtual Academy Announces a New Kindergarten-Grade 12 Private Online School for Students in Delaware

Interested Families Encouraged to Visit Website - - and enroll!

Jun 01, 2010, 11:21 ET from National Network of Digital Schools

WILMINGTON, Del., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Horizon Virtual Academy is proud to offer a premier Kindergarten-Grade 12 online educational experience to students in Delaware. Horizon Virtual Academy is a private, tuition based, online school that delivers a world-class, personalized, and cutting edge learning experience, and is now enrolling students throughout Delaware. Parents and students interested in Delaware's newest educational option are encouraged to visit to learn more and enroll.

"We are excited to provide and serve families in Delaware with a new innovative educational option for their children. At Horizon Academy, we offer an education that is challenging and self paced, while also providing each student with professional feedback and support," said Jackie Picciotti, Director of Behavioral Science.

Horizon Academy utilizes the nation's leading online curriculum used by thousands of students across the United States which is provided by Lincoln Interactive. Students at Horizon Academy will develop the ability to analyze, synthesize, and evaluate information; as well as to communicate well with others and to demonstrate self-motivation.

Each student at Horizon Academy will be paired with a "Student/Parent Success Advocate" who will answer questions and ensure that students are achieving at the highest level. With flexible scheduling and 250 course options ranging in difficulty from advanced to supplementary, students can enroll in courses that interest them, and in coordination with their "Success Advocate," students can learn at a pace that fits their learning style.

Lincoln Interactive's nationally certified curriculum utilizes interactive videos, games, 3-D graphics, avatars, social rooms, hands-on manipulatives, learning objects, language labs, and flash animation to provide innovative learning experiences for students. Horizon Academy's courses combine the best technology with personal instruction from highly qualified and certified teachers.

"We believe that with an authentic curriculum, 21st century delivery technologies, and dedicated teachers, students in Delaware will not only enjoy learning, but will finally be able to reach their full academic potential," said Victoria Dixon-Mokeba, School Administrator, National Board Certified Teacher, Partner with The Whizdom Group.

To learn more and enroll in Horizon Academy, visit, tel: 877-295-6771.

SOURCE National Network of Digital Schools