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    • Available for all K-12th grade students
    • Students will be enrolled at Florence Virtual Academy

    • Students will attend online completing classes aligned to our state standards through a quality online curriculum

    • Students will be assigned to a highly qualified FUSD virtual learning instructor 

    • Students will still be eligible for participation in athletics and activities at home school

    • Commitment would be on a semester by semester basis for HS and a quarter by quarter basis for K8

    • Students will be provided a district issued Chromebook if needed

    • Social-emotional supports provided through online resources

    • Students must have internet access (for an offer from Cox Communications click here)

FVA FAQs

  • How will laptops be distributed?

  • If I choose online for my child can they still participate in extracurricular activities?

  • If my high school student is attending CAC or CAVIT for two of their classes is their transportation?

  • What if my student is taking classes through AP/AB or a special program like ROTC, can they still participate even if they are online?

  • How does my student login to work?

  • Will my student have access to a teacher to ask questions?

  • How much time does my student need to spend working online?

  • How will FVA staff communicate with me and my student?

  • How will attendance be calculated?

  • When does my student have to complete school work?

  • What if my student fails to maintain the minimum requirement?

  • How many classes will my student be required to take?

Athletics FAQs

  • If my student athlete attends the Florence Virtual Academy will they still be able to participate in school athletics?

ESS FAQs

  • My student has an IEP, can they participate in the distance learning option?

  • If my child is in a self-contained classroom and I want them to participate in the distance learning option, what would that look like for my child?

  • If my child is on an IEP and I choose the distance learning option, will the person providing IEP services be the same person it would be if my child were in school?

High School Plan

  • Core Curriculum
    Edgenuity

    Specialty content (AP, IB, etc.)

    Limited In-Person Class Options
    Some students may take courses that are not available online or require an in-person component. The course list is limited to those below. Parents must contact the school if they wish to enroll their student in a specific course.

    - Co-taught classes for ESS students
    - Marching Band
    - ROTC
    - Driver’s Ed- Theater
    - IB Classes-FHS students
    - AP classes not available on Edgenuity
    - AVID
    - CTE Classes
    - CAVIT
    - STEM Academy
    - Student Council
    - Leadership class at FHS
    - ELL classes
    - Dance
    - LINK
    - Physics
    - Orchestra
    - Calculus AB & BC
    - Partner PE
    - Weight Training
    - Interscholastic Sports
    - Freshman PRIDE

    Technology
    District provided Chromebook

    ESS
    Virtual instruction and services by a highly qualified special education provider

    504
    Students will be provided 504 accommodations

    ELL
    Specific supports for students who choose the online option with a certified ELL teacher or can attend ELL classes in person for targeted instruction

    Commitments
    Complete orientation with parent or guardian

    Maintain current contact information with school (email and phone numbers)

    Complete all necessary paperwork, as needed

    Complete supplemental work provided by FVA teachers

    Be registered in at least four classes in Edgenuity

    Earn required time per school day (forward progress) as measured by Edgenuity

    Monday – Friday (no weekend access)

    Suggested time frame- students should work between the hours of 7:30-4:30 to ensure staff is available for assistance

    9th-12th Grade- at least 5 hours per day (minimum 300 minutes per day)

    Divide time amongst all classes (as evenly as possible)

    Respond to all staff communication within 24 hours

    Students must use FUSD provided student email account

    Come onsite for all prescriptive and cumulative assessments, by appointment

    Attend “mandatory” onsite days once a month (tentative) 

K-8 Plan

  • Core Curriculum
    Edgenuity

    Odysseware

    District created curriculum

    Limited In-Person Class Options
    Some students may take courses that are not available online or require an in-person component. The course list is limited to those below. Parents must contact the school if they wish to enroll their student in a specific course.

    School specific electives require that parents contact their local K-8 school for a list of in-person elective offerings

    Technology
    District provided Chromebook

    ESS
    Virtual instruction and services by a highly qualified special education provider

    504
    Students will be provided 504 accommodations

    ELL
    Specific supports for students who choose the online option with a certified ELL teacher or can attend ELL classes in person for targeted instruction

    Commitments
    Complete orientation with parent or guardian

    Maintain current contact information with school (email and phone numbers)

    Complete all necessary paperwork, as needed

    Complete supplemental work provided by FVA teachers

    Be registered in at least four classes in Edgenuity

    Earn required time per school day (forward progress) as measured by Edgenuity

    Monday – Friday (no weekend access)

    Suggested time frame- students should work between the hours of 7:30-4:30 to ensure staff is available for assistance

    Kindergarten- at least two hours per day (minimum 120 minutes per day)

    1st-3rd Grade- at least four hour per day (minimum 240 minutes per day)

    4th- 6th Grade- at least 5 hours per day (minimum 300 minutes per day)

    7th/8th Grade- at least 6 hours per day (minimum 360 minutes per day)

    Divide time amongst all classes (as evenly as possible)

    Respond to all staff communication within 24 hours

    Students must use FUSD provided student email account

    Come onsite for all prescriptive and cumulative assessments, by appointment

    Attend “mandatory” onsite days once a month (tentative) 

  • Parents who a have already registered their student for the 2020-2021 school year and would like to choose the Distance Learning option please click here to register.

    Parents who are registering a new student to Florence Unified School District and would like to register the student for the Distance Learning option please click here to register.