It’s important to take careful consideration when exploring an alternative to traditional public schools. The independence, support, and structured learning of a K12-powered online school provides your student the gift of a classroom that moves at a pace suited to their individual needs.
K12-powered online schools offer the combination you’re looking for as an alternative to homeschooling. Learn more about tuition-free* K12-powered online schools in Louisiana.
How do I know if online school is a good fit for my student?
The range of K12-powered education options are designed to meet the needs of diverse learners and help them thrive. Students receive a high-quality education that’s tailored to their needs and taught by Louisiana-certified teachers. The personalized approach to online learning helps students thrive in their own place and at their own pace.
K12-powered online schools in Louisiana combine the benefits of traditional public school with the greater involvement and personalized learning students typically enjoy with homeschool. K12 curriculum is challenging, engaging, and highly interactive. Curriculum is mastery-based in the younger grades, allowing students to work at the pace best suited for their learning process. Students experience grade-based curriculum in middle school and high school and must keep pace with their class.
Students enrolled in K12-powered online schools in Louisiana attend regularly scheduled, live online class sessions and complete coursework and activities independently or with classmates. Offline coursework and activities help students master lesson objectives and spend time away from the computer screen.
Similar to homeschooling in Louisiana, parents play an important role in their child’s education. As your child’s Learning Coach, you (or another responsible adult you choose) will help keep your student on track with assignments and coursework, communicate with teachers, provide motivation, and more.
How does a K12-powered school compare to homeschooling in Louisiana?
Students are empowered to take charge of their learning and parents are actively involved in their child’s education. In both settings, families can maintain many of the benefits of homeschooling in Louisiana.
A difference between online homeschool in Louisiana and K12-powered online schools is that K12 provides the curriculum. The K12 curriculum combines engaging online lessons with hands-on learning materials.** Students in each grade level can master lesson objectives with activities on-screen and off-screen.
The structure of traditional public school combined with the convenience of schooling at home serves as an alternative to homeschooling in Louisiana. K12-powered schools adhere to state testing, school accountability, and attendance policies, just as brick-and-mortar schools do, and graduates earn a high school diploma.
Students enrolled in K12-powered online school in Louisiana will have the opportunity to socialize with their peers and form friendships. Activities like excursions, virtual and in-person field trips, and teacher-supervised clubs help students build meaningful connections with their extensive peer community.† Learn more about the available extracurricular activities.
Consider the benefits and support of an online program when thinking about how to school at home for your family. Learn more about online public schools to see if a K12-powered education is right for your child.
Achieve a quality, personalized, private education through our engaging, interactive K12 curriculum and a dedicated, supportive team of teachers and advisors. Tuition-free private school for Arizona students through the Empowerment Scholarship.
Accelerate your learning with dual enrollment, early college, AP®, and NCAA-approved courses.
Jump-start your future with career and college prep, including career-focused electives beginning in 6th grade.
Learn at your pace with year-round start dates enrolling full-time, part-time, and individual courses.
Achieve academic excellence while developing your Christian character and finding your life's purpose in a faith-based, supportive environment. Tuition-free private school for Arizona students through the Empowerment Scholarship.
Integrate a Christian worldview into your life—the classroom and beyond—through our Servant Learner framework.
Develop your character and grow in your faith through in-person activities at faith centers in select cities.
Participate in weekly faith groups and chapel services to connect with other students who share your beliefs.
Are you an independent learner seeking a highly flexible education? With more than 40 years of experience in self-paced distance learning, reach your potential any time, year-round. Tuition-free private school for Arizona students through the Empowerment Scholarship.
Accelerate your learning with 170+ self-paced courses with multiple levels, including honors and AP®.
Earn college credits while still in high school with dual enrollment.
Assure your future—we awarded 771 high school diplomas in 2022, with 99.4% of students reporting college acceptance.
Reach your full potential with an inclusive, engaging curriculum and the tools and guidance to be a successful global citizen. Tuition-free private school for Arizona students through the Empowerment Scholarship.
Graduate trilingual with our Early World Language Program.
Get access to seminar-based instruction with a collaborative, discussion-focused approach
Graduate with your associate's degree with our dual enrollment program.
You can purchase K12 courses to supplement your homeschool curriculum or help your student catch up, get ahead, or explore an interest. These flexible courses are available with part-time and full-time options and with convenient year-round start dates.
*Families do not pay tuition for a student to attend an online public school. Common household items and office supplies like printer ink and paper are not provided. Our enrollment consultants can help you address your technological and computer needs. **Course materials vary by course and school; please check with your school about offline course materials. †Extracurricular activities and clubs vary by school. Please check with your school.