Statewide Online School Open to Students in Kindergarten Through 12th
MURRAY, Utah–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Utah
Virtual Academy (UTVA), an accredited online public charter school,
is now accepting enrollment applications for the 2017-18 school year.
UTVA is open to students statewide in kindergarten through 12th grade.
The rigorous and engaging curriculum offered at UTVA includes courses in
English/language arts, math, science, history, art and music, as well as
six world languages, more than 50 electives and Advanced Placement®
courses for high school students. State-certified teachers provide
instruction, guidance and support and interact with students and parents
via email, web-based classrooms, online discussions, phone and
“UTVA helps students become independent, self-motivated learners,” said
Meghan Merideth, head of school at Utah Virtual Academy. “With our
innovative learning program, UTVA allows families and teachers to work
together to help students maximize their academic potential.”
The school has a robust Advanced Learner Program for younger students,
and high schoolers can get ahead by earning college credits through
in-person and online concurrent enrollment available at Salt Lake
Community College, Snow College and Dixie State University.
Students have the choice to enroll full-time or remain in their local
high school or homeschool setting and enroll through the Statewide
Online Education Program in up to six full-year online courses from the
UTVA also offers the Destinations Career Program, which prepares
full-time students in grades 9-12 for college and careers and provides
them with relevant technical skills in two career fields – health and
information technology. Students enrolled through the Statewide Online
Education program can also access career technical education (CTE)
UTVA provides experiential learning opportunities such as school field
trips and social gatherings, as well as the opportunity to participate
in student government and other clubs.
During the open enrollment period, UTVA will host in-person and online
information sessions throughout the state. For more information and a
list of events, please visit http://utva.k12.com.
About Utah Virtual Academy
Utah Virtual Academy is an accredited online public charter school that
serves Utah students in kindergarten through 12th grade. As part of the
Utah public school system, UTVA is tuition-free, giving parents and
families the choice to access the curriculum provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE:
LRN), the nation’s leading provider of K-12 proprietary curriculum and
online education programs. For more information about UTVA, please visit http://utva.k12.com.
Jessica Schuler, 571-405-2211