Jueves 15 de Noviembre 2018

South Carolina Virtual Charter School Enrollment Now Open for 2017-2018 School Year

COLUMBIA, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–South
Carolina Virtual Charter School
(SCVCS), an accredited, full-time
online public charter school, welcomes families with students in
kindergarten through 12th grade to enroll for the 2017-2018 academic
year – its 9th year of operation in the state. Open to all students who
reside in South Carolina, SCVCS offers an individualized approach to
learning combining high academic standards with Career Technology
Education (CTE) options to ensure every student receives an exceptional
learning experience.

SCVCS is open to all students in grades K through 12 who reside in South
Carolina. The rigorous and engaging curriculum offered by the school
includes courses in language arts/English literature, math, science,
history, art and music, as well as world languages for grades 3-12, and
elective and Advanced Placement® courses for high school
students. Students who qualify can take part in a robust Advanced
Learner Program, designed to help top students do more with their
education.

SCVCS students also have the ability to participate in their school
district’s extra-curricular athletics and activities. In addition, SCVCS
offers many school sponsored and National clubs. These clubs and honor
organizations include but are not limited to National Honor Society,
honor societies for Spanish, English, math, social studies and art,
National Beta club, Book club, Junior Beta club, Writer’s Roundtable and
Music.

The SCVCS dual credit program allows qualified high school students to
earn college credits for select courses. Students can also enroll in
career and technology courses that allow them to explore career areas
such as Health Science, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Criminal Justice,
Computer Science, Engineering Design, Hospitality and Tourism,
Agriculture Science and more.

“Through our College and Career Guidance Model, we provide our students
with a dedicated counselor who will help guide them through our broad
range of career and technology-focused courses in order to gain a
competitive edge for the future, discover their path after high school,
or explore a possible college major,” said Cherry Daniel, head of school
at South Carolina Virtual Charter School. “We believe that this focus on
the future contributes greatly to the success of our graduates.”

Additionally, SCVCS is national AdvancED® accredited, which
ensures parents and students greater ease in transferring credits and
grades between schools within South Carolina and other states. Families
can also gain greater access to student federal loans, scholarships,
post-secondary education, and military programs that require students to
attend an accredited school. The rigorous criteria to achieve the
AdvancED® accreditation demonstrates that SCVCS is committed
to, and is successful in, providing quality instruction, enhancing
student achievement, recognizing student achievement, and encouraging
professional growth.

SCVCS is now accepting enrollments for the 2017-2018 school year.
Parents are encouraged to attend one of the online information sessions
hosted by the school each month. More information on SCVCS and upcoming
events can be found at http://scvcs.k12.com/.

About South Carolina Virtual Charter School

South Carolina Virtual Charter School (SCVCS) is a full-time online
public school program of The South Carolina Public Charter School
District that serves students in grades K through 12. As part of the
South Carolina public school system, SCVCS is tuition-free, giving
parents and families the choice to access the engaging curriculum and
tools provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation’s leading provider of
proprietary K-12 curriculum and online education programs. For more
information about SCVCS, visit http://scvcs.k12.com.

Contacts

South Carolina Virtual Charter School
Ali Robinson, 703-483-7328
arobinson@k12.com