News & Announcements

The Virtual High School Welcomes Dr. Karen Billings to its Board of Directors

The Virtual High School (VHS Inc.), a non-profit organization empowering schools with the industry’s best online learning programs, has appointed Dr. Karen Billings to its board of directors.

The Virtual High School Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Supports Students in Developing Independent Learning Skills, Preparing For College And Careers, Earning Credit, And Engaging With Their Peers In Global Classrooms

The Virtual High School Launches Full-Time Online Private High School: Massachusetts Mayflower Academy

The Virtual High School (VHS Inc.), an educational non-profit offering schools and parents the industry’s best online learning programs, has officially launched Massachusetts Mayflower Academy, a full-time online private high school. Students who are accepted and choose to enroll in the academy will work to meet graduation requirements and earn an accredited high school diploma online.

The Virtual High School Expands Sales Organization to Meet Growing Demand for Online Learning Programs

Online learning has become a key strategy for districts and schools to offer students greater access to the courses they need to prepare for future education and careers. Current estimates from the “Keeping Pace with K-12 Digital Learning, 2015” annual report1 show that 2.2 million students are currently taking more than 3.8 million online courses.

The Virtual High School Launches Three New Courses Suitable for ESL Students

The Virtual High School (VHS Inc.), an educational non-profit offering schools and parents the industry’s best online learning programs, today announced that they will pilot three new courses suitable for English as a Second Language (ESL) students this fall. The new courses were developed in partnership with CERNET Education and with input from ESL experts at the Massachusetts International Academy (MAIA). Fall registration for all courses is currently open and courses begin September 7th.

The Virtual High School Launching College Board’s New Computer Science Course

AP® Computer Science Principles prepares all students to succeed in a fast-paced working world that is increasingly online, data-driven, and powered by programming.

The Virtual High School (VHS, Inc.) is piloting a new introductory college-level computer science course in fall 2016, designed to appeal to all students in grades 10-12, not just those interested in STEM subjects.

The Virtual High School and Quincy College Announce First Course in New Dual Credit Program

The Virtual High School (VHS, Inc.), a non-profit empowering schools with the industry’s best online learning programs, is announcing its new dual credit partnership with Quincy College, a two-year, municipally affiliated college with campuses in Plymouth and Quincy Massachusetts. Starting Fall of 2016, VHS students can earn college credit from Quincy College for taking online Virtual High School U.S History courses.

The Virtual High School Announces 2016 College Scholarship Winners

The VHS Ninth Annual Scholarship Program Distributes $1000 to High School Seniors

The Virtual High School (VHS, Inc.), a non-profit empowering schools with the industry’s best online learning programs, today announced the winners of their ninth annual college scholarship program. One thousand dollars in scholarship funds were awarded to three VHS seniors in Pennsylvania and Massachusetts to use toward college expenses this fall.

The Virtual High School Partners with CERNET Education in First-of-its-Kind Collaboration to Bring Core Courses to ESL Students in China

The Virtual High School (VHS Inc.), an educational non-profit offering schools and parents the industry’s best online learning programs, has partnered with CERNET Education, the designated education company of CERNET (China Education and Research Network), the first nationwide education and research computer network in China.

The Virtual High School Named Finalist in 2016 EdTech Digest Awards Program for Best STEM Solution

Space Station Academy Brings Power of Immersive Space Simulations to Middle School Students as they Learn Fundamental STEM Skills

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