Orange County Virtual School (OCVS) serves all Orange County Students!

What type of student are you?

Please review the different types of students OCVS serves below

and follow the registration procedures that pertain to you.

PLEASE NOTEAll students must have daily access to a computer with dependable high speed internet access, a word processing program, and a printer​

 

Full-time OCVS Students

Orange County Virtual School (OCVS) offers full-time enrollment options for students in grades 6-12.

Full-time OCVS students are registered as public school students, take part in the FCAT and other district testing, and have the opportunity to earn a standard Orange County diploma.

In order to be accepted as a full-time student with OCVS for the 2017-18 school year, you must:

1.    Have demonstrated success in the previous semester courses

2.    Have attained grade level proficiency on at least one of the following standardized test in the

2017-18 school year:

a.    FSA Sunshine State Standards

b.    All End of Course (EOC) Exams that student has already taken

c.    Stanford Achievement Test (50th percentile or higher on the Reading section)

d.    Iowa Test or Basic Skills (50th percentile or higher on the Reading section)

e.    Grade level proficiency on an official standardized test administered by another public school system

3.     Reside in Orange County

Students who meet the requirements listed above must submit the online preregistration full-time student application.

 

Students currently enrolled in an OCPS school only have to submit the online application. Your academic history is already in the data base for review.  However, you will be contacted if additional information is needed.

Students currently enrolled in a Non-OCPS school you must submit academic records (transcripts or report cards), any and all standardized test scores for review.  Please submit by fax to 407-317-3407 within a week of application submission date. However, you will be contacted if additional information is needed.

All students who currently have an Individual Educational Plan (IEP), Educational Plan (EP), 504 accommodations plan must submit copies of current plan by fax to 407-317-3407 within a week of application submission date.

* Submitting an application does not guarantee enrollment to the Orange County Virtual School. Students must meet criteria for full-time enrollment in order to be accepted. 

In order to proceed, please read the following statements.

  • I meet the criteria to become a full-time student in Orange County Virtual School
  • I will participate in the FCAT/FSA, EOC and other standardized assessments administered by Orange County Virtual School
  • I will attend the mandatory orientation session with my parent/guardian prior to begin accepted for enrollment by Orange County Virtual School​
Registration for the second semester for the 2017-18 school year is OPEN
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Home Ed Students

In addition to our full-time program, Orange County Virtual School offers middle and high school courses to Home Ed students have two options at Orange County Virtual School.

Students may:
 
1.  Retain home school status and utilize free online courses for their curriculum or
 
2.  Apply for enrollment in our full-time, diploma granting program(subject to the entrance criteria listed above)
 
It is important to know that OCVS offers high school diplomas to students registered in our full-time program only.
 
Orange County Virtual is not responsible for promoting home school students to the next grade level.  Home Ed students are required to turn in their yearly evaluation to the Home Ed Department.  In order to be accepted as a Home Ed student with OCVS you must register with the Orange County Home Education Department.

 
Registration for Home Ed students is ongoing
 
 
 
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Public School Part-time OCVS Students
 
Public school part-time students are enrolled in a traditional Orange County middle or high school full-time and may take supplemental courses online with OCVS.  Part-time students take courses online for graduation acceleration, credit recovery, grade forgiveness, or to earn high school credit while in middle school.  In order to be accepted as a part-time, public school student with OCVS, you must currently attend an Orange County public school. 
 
Parent and student must inform the school guidance counselor of completed registration.  The school guidance counselor will verify information online, ensure that the course requested is appropriate for the student, and electronically approve requested courses. 
 
Activation for public school part-time students will begin in August pending guidance counselor approval.
 
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Private School Part-Time OCVS Students
 
Private school part-time students are enrolled in a private Orange County middle or high school full-time and take supplemental courses online with OCVS.  In order to be accepted as a part-time, private school student with OCVS, you must reside in Orange County and attend an Orange County private school. 
 
Parent and student must inform the school guidance counselor of completed registration.  The school guidance counselor will verify the information online, ensure that the course requested is appropriate for the student, and electronically approve requested courses.  

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