Over 2 million students have chosen public school at home with K12.
Families choose online learning for a variety of reasons. With K12-powered schools they benefit from:
State-certified teachers who use a tailored approach that works for diverse learners
A dynamic curriculum that offers a range of courses in core subjects, electives, and career-focused options
Social opportunities for students through clubs and other extracurriculars
The chance for parents to be involved in their student's education journey as the Learning Coach
Access to an online community and variety of support—all designed to help students feel connected and engaged
Here's what students, parents, and alumni have to say about their experience with K12-powered online schools.
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Stride Career Prep* students at K12-powered schools can discover their passions through project-based learning, real-world experiences, and guided career exploration. Start thinking about their future as early as middle school with career exploration courses,** and can continue to focus their path in high school. Students can choose a pathway in variety of high-demand career fields including business, criminal justice, and health and human services. Students also have the option to remain in their local school and participate in Stride Career Prep on a part-time basis through K12 Private Academy.
Students and parents love Stride Career Prep. See what they have to say:
of parents who responded to a 2020 survey agree that this program allows their students to prepare for their future.†
of parents who responded are content with how this program helps their high school student prepare for a lifelong career.
of parents who responded feel that their students were adequately prepared for college after taking their career electives.
of parents who responded felt that this program helped their teen in their career exploration.
What is the Stride Graduation Guarantee?
At Stride K12-powered schools, graduation rates have risen steadily over the past five years thanks to excellence in teaching and online learning support, personalized graduation plans, and individual counseling. We are so confident in our proven online learning methods that we guarantee that eligible students enrolled in Stride K12-powered public schools will graduate with a high school diploma.
of parents who responded to the 2019 survey are satisfied with their teacher(s) at their K12-powered school.
of parents who responded to the 2019 survey say their student benefited academically from the K12 curriculum.
of parents who responded to the 2019 survey are satisfied with the K12 curriculum.
of parents who responded to the 2019 survey are satisfied with their K12-powered school.
*Stride Career Prep is a program for grades 9–12. At some schools, career exploration is offered in middle school.
**Opportunities vary by school; please visit your school page or check with your school counselor.
†2020 Spring Destinations Career Academy Student Satisfaction Survey Findings, October 13, 2020.
¹Source: K–8 and High School Parent Satisfaction surveys for K12 managed public schools conducted by Edge Research, Spring 2019