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Eligibility

Who's eligible to enroll in the Virtual Learning Academy?

  • High school age students up to the age of 22
  • Residing in St. Clair County
  • Students who have dropped out of school
  • Students who have been expelled
  • Students referred by the court system
  • Students referred by their previous school's counselor or principal
  • Students seeking an alternative learning option

The Virtual Learning Academy is free to eligible students.

Commitment

Virtual Learning Academy students must commit to spend a minimum of 30 hours a week on their school work to be considered a full-time student. Each student has a personalized academic plan that determines the amount of time a student works onsite or from home.

Steps to Take

Step 1:

Step 2:
  • You will be contacted informing you of your eligibility for our school.
  • If eligible, you will be asked to attend an informational meeting about our school.
Step 3:
  • You and a parent or guardian will be invited to attend a enrollment meeting.
Step 4:
  • You will be assigned to an orientation class.
  • After the orientation class is completed, you and your parent will meet with VLA staff about our equipment lending agreement.