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PA Virtual Charter School

PHONE: (866) 728-2751 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Cyber GRADES: K-12 ENROLLMENT: 2963

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    Dr. Debra Heath-Thornton

  • Phone Number

    (866) 728-2751

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To provide Pennsylvania public K-12 students a superior cyber charter option, continuously improving by using innovative technologies, well-rounded curricula, and individualized educational delivery in safe learning environments. PA Virtual seeks to equip our students with excellent academic education, social skills, and character development for their lives as productive 21st-century citizens.

Points Of Pride

PA Virtual offers both synchronous (live class) and asynchronous (customized, self-directed schedule, supervised by PA-certified teacher) tracks to provide flexibility.----PA Virtual has the highest graduation rate among cyber charter schools.--Our career and college preparation programs offer college exploration, as well as internship, apprenticeship, job shadowing, and mentorship opportunities.--PA Virtual scored above state average on '20-21 Keystone Proficient/Advanced English Language Arts/Literature and Science/Biology exams.

Admissions Policy

PA Virtual Charter School is currently accepting eligible students in grades K-12 on a first-come, first-served basis. All students who reside in Pennsylvania are eligible to be admitted. Admission to the school is based on age as well as completion and submission of all enrollment forms and materials. PA Virtual Charter School is a public school open to residents of Pennsylvania and does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, gender, religion, family income, national origin, or disability. Students who have been expelled from another school, or students who are currently involved in expulsion proceedings, because their behavior reflected concerns for their personal safety, or for the safety of others, will be reviewed individually and enrollment decisions will be made in full compliance with Pennsylvania law and with the State Board of Education regulations.

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Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tues8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thur8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat -

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