Accreditation matters: Accredited Online Schools
Stride K12—Cognia Accredited
Cognia is a global nonprofit working to advance excellence in education worldwide through accreditation, research, and professional services. Stride K12 has adhered to Cognia's standards-based protocols and holistic view of education.
As a Cognia-accredited corporation, Stride K12 meets the highest standards of educational management. Additionally, many individual Stride K12-powered schools are accredited by a variety of respected accreditation bodies.
Why is it important to choose an accredited school?
Families have different requirements when choosing a learning environment for their child. Finding a quality education experience is critical. Enrolling in an accredited online school is your assurance of a consistent level of quality by a participating corporation or school. It provides reciprocity of credits, courses, and grade-level placements between schools and universities around the world. Accreditation also provides validation of the equivalency of diplomas and certificates to other accredited schools and universities.
Stride K12-Powered Accredited Online Schools*
When choosing the right school and learning environment for your child, consider the factors that are most important to your family. Stride K12-powered schools offer a personalized approach for students through a variety of education experiences. Explore the online school that's a good fit for your student.
Accredited Online Elementary Schools
Enrolling your child in a Stride K12-powered accredited online elementary school* can help them develop an early love of learning. The Stride K12 personalized learning approach helps children grow through an engaging, rigorous curriculum. Stride K12-powered accredited online elementary schools* offer students a high-quality education that's tailored to their needs, talents, and interests.
Accredited Online Middle Schools
Middle school is an important time where students solidify their foundational knowledge, address gaps, and prepare for standardized tests. Explore how a Stride K12-powered accredited online middle school* can help your student set a path for success in high school. Interactive curriculum is combined with the best practices for online learning to help your child thrive.
Accredited Online High Schools
Stride K12-powered accredited online high schools* have demonstrated the ability to help meet the needs of students and strive for impactful student outcomes. Stride K12-powered accredited online high school* is designed to help students find what interests them and follow that path through postgraduation success. High school students can earn a high school diploma online and set a foundation for success after graduation.
How do I get started?
I'm ready to find a school.
Accredited online schools* powered by Stride K12 are available in many U.S. states. Select your state for a list of the options in your area.
I'm ready to enroll.
If you're ready to enroll, simply create a Parent Portal account or log in to your existing account to begin the enrollment process.
*Accreditation status varies by school. Please check with your school.