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  • Serving K-12 students that desire flexible learning opportunities in an online environment

    School, Life, Balance - K12 Full-time Online

    •  Deer Valley Online Academy is a year-long comprehensive K-12 full-time online learning program that provides teacher instruction through a flexible schedule aligned with grade level learning standards.

     *Please note: This information is current as of June 25, 2020

  • Description*

    • tuition free full-time option for any student who resides in Arizona.

    • Since 2007, DVUSD has provided quality online learning for students in grades 7-12. Beginning in the 2020-2021 school year, online courses will be available for students in grades Kindergarten-12 as part of Deer Valley Online Academy. 

    • Embedded supports provided for all students: 
      • Students with an IEP will receive specially designed instruction from a certified special education teacher. 
      • Gifted identified students work with gifted endorsed teachers
      • English Language Learners are supported through the adopted Structured English Immersion (SEI) models 

    • The K-12 online curriculum is aligned to the Deer Valley Unified district scope and sequence.

    • Students will engage in their online courses including virtual class meetings, independent learning activities, and participation in online learning labs for additional tutoring and support. Each course has weekly deadlines with the opportunity for students to work at a faster pace.

    • Participation in before and after school activities are provided at students’ home schools (i.e. clubs and athletics).

    • SEL supports will be provided for all students including specific curriculum and access to counselors.