Is online high school right for your child?
Online high school is a great option when your teen needs a high school program that's different from what's offered in a traditional brick-and-mortar setting. Explore the benefits of Stride K12-powered virtual high school for your student. The classroom is wherever you have an internet connection. The goal? Meet the needs of diverse learners and help them thrive!
Engaging, Interactive Curriculum
Online and In-Person Sessions and Activities*
A Supportive School Community
How does online high school work?
Our virtual high school curriculum is rooted in the principles of how children learn, while the online school platform harnesses the power of 21st-century technology to make learning come alive. Stride K12-powered online high schools offer on-level, credit recovery, honors, and Advanced Placement® online courses.** In addition to required courses, students can choose from a wide variety of electives including Stride Career Prep courses at select schools. All high school courses are designed to help your student find what interests them and follow that path through to postgraduation success in college or the workforce.
Explore Online High School Courses
Stride K12-powered online high schools offer engaging, interactive courses that combine tried-and-true educational approaches with the best practices for online instruction.
Your Student's Team
As a parent, you play an active role by partnering with teachers and your child—while Stride K12 and your school provide resources, advice, and access to the support of an online parent community. Discover how Stride K12 helps students reach their full potential through inspired teaching and personalized virtual high school learning.
In high school, content is mostly online with some opportunities for in-person learning,* and students work more independently.
Watch this video to take a closer look at how online high school works.
You or another responsible adult act as your child's Learning Coach. Learning Coaches work with teachers—helping to monitor student attendance and provide oversight. On average, you'll spend 1–3 hours a day providing guidance.†
See what to expect as a high school Learning Coach in this short video.
State-certified teachers help create student learning plans, monitor progress and attendance, teach live online classes, and hold online help sessions and office hours.
See what you can expect from your high schooler's teachers.
And for more information, take a moment to meet the teaching team.
How can you help prepare your child for college, a career, or both?
You may want to consider Stride Career Prep, which combines traditional academics with a career-focused, college-ready education. Your child can gain real-world skills, find their passion, and explore popular industries‡—all while earning their diploma.
Stride Graduation Guarantee
Whether your child is planning to go to college or head straight into a career, a high school diploma is critical to their success. That's why we guarantee that eligible students enrolled in Stride K12-powered public schools will graduate from high school.
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You've done your research, you like what you see, and you're ready to sign up. Click below to get the process started by creating a Parent Portal account or logging in to your existing account.
*In-person learning opportunities vary by school. Please check with your school.
** Courses vary by school. Please check with your school.
†This time varies based on the independence of your student.
§Extracurricular activities and clubs vary by school. Please check with your school.
‡Career fields vary by school. Please check with your school.