ELITE
VIRTUAL
ACADEMY

6-12
Educational funds offered

Elite Virtual Academy students thrive in an environment of structured flexibility, individualized support and exciting digital coursework.

Elite Virtual Academy (EVA) is for the independent learner in grades 6-12 who enjoys technology. Students who choose this model have the flexibility to complete their 100% online courses at the place and time of their choice while enjoying ample support from highly qualified instructors and caring counselors. A partnership with StrongMind ensures the highest quality digital curriculum that is rigorous, engaging and aligned to California Common Core State Standards.

EVA is ideal for today’s independent learners:

Competitive athletes
Musicians and performance artists
Housebound students
Students who work
Students who prefer learning from home
Students who have fallen behind or want to get ahead
Music students

Educational Funding

The amount of funding allocated to each student’s academic plan is based on the ADA calendar. Educational fund allotments will vary depending upon the student’s official enrollment date. Students enrolled prior to September 4, will receive the full funding amount of $1,700.00*.

1st Distribution Amount $850 (6th-12th)
2nd Distribution Amount $850 (6th-12th)

These funds can be used for enrichment lessons and services provided by Elite’s topnotch vendors and partners:

  • Athletic lessons and clinics
  • Music lessons and instrument rental fees
  • Art, dance or sailing lessons
  • Technology classes
  • School sponsored field trips and travel
  • School and office supplies

* Funding amount is in addition to the award winning StrongMind Digital Curriculum

Please see the student handbook for more information

School Structure

EVA students attend weekly online sessions where they receive live instruction and support from teachers and have the opportunity to collaborate with their peers. While students have the freedom to complete their 100% online coursework when and where they want, instructors help keep them on track with daily reminders, check-ins, tutoring, live instruction and corrective feedback.

Our Educators

Each student is assigned a homeroom teacher and a counselor to ensure academic success and support throughout their virtual learning journey. Each Virtual Elite Educator is credentialed, highly qualified and passionate about helping each one of their students succeed academically and become college and career ready.

Instructors lead weekly live sessions to provide instruction, facilitate student collaboration, host virtual field trips and assist with projects and test preparation. Because they don’t have a traditional classroom to manage, teachers are available to provide personal instruction and support to students during regular business hours.

teacher on laptop

Our Students

Elite Virtual Academy students are independent and thrive in environment of structured flexibility, individualized support and exiting digital coursework. They receive a truly superior online learning experience at Elite:

  • Personalized learning plans
  • Individual support from highly qualified, caring teachers
  • Rigorous and engaging digital coursework
  • Instructional funds for enrichment/community vendors
  • Guidance from qualified & caring counselors
  • Virtual & in-person field trips and events
  • Online clubs
  • Middle school promotion & high school graduation ceremonies

Middle School (grades 6-8)

Middle School is a vital time in a young person’s life as the bridge between elementary and high school. This is when students begin to discover their own talents, strengths, and interests. EVA students flourish during this important stage with structured flexibility and personalized instruction and support from their teachers.

High School (grades 9-12)

EVA high school students take an active role in their education by collaborating with their counselor to create a plan that revolves around their interests and goals, all while paving the path to college and/or a career. Together with support of Elite educators and their families, EVA students graduate with a high quality education, 21st century skills and a plan for their future!

A day in the life of an EVA student

A Virtual Academy student enjoys flexibility and keeping a healthy balance between learning and pursuing extra curricular activities or sports. Whether you’re an early eagle or a nighthawk, you can complete your coursework at the time and place that works best for you.
Here are some examples:

Curriculum

Elite partners with StrongMind to deliver the highest quality digital curriculum available. Its award-winning coursework is rigorous, engaging and packed with exciting and relevant multimedia elements designed to engage students for improved learning, mastery and retention.

StrongMind Curriculum

  • Aligned to California Educational Code
  • A-G Approved
  • Custom designed multimedia elements:
    • Virtual reality (VR) lessons
    • Emmy and Telly award-winning video and animations
    • Interactive illustrations, maps and graphs
    • Infographics
StrongMind CoursesStrongMind A-G Approved Courses

Electives on a Whole New Level

Want to prepare for a career while you’re in high school? At EVA, students can take career courses that deliver real world insights and information about a profession. These courses are taught by experienced industry professionals and offer students hand-on experience.

Examples of Elite’s Career Electives

  • Welding
  • Forensic science
  • Theatre and film direction
  • Interior design
StrongMind Curriculum

Assessments

Assessments help parents and educators determine student growth. See the current assessments required for EVA students.

FAQs

Does Elite Virtual Academy charge for tuition?

EVA is 100% tuition FREE! In fact, students are allotted instructional monies for their curriculum and the leftover monies can be spent with our elite vendors for tutoring, extracurricular activities, lessons, etc.  Students in grades 6-12 who live in the following counties can enroll in Elite Virtual Academy:

  • Los Angeles
  • San Bernardino
  • Orange County
  • Riverside County
  • Inyo
  • Kern County
  • Imperial County
  • San Diego

Can an Elite Virtual Student recover credits while enrolled?

Yes, a student is able to recover credits for courses he/she has previously withdrawn from or earned a D/F.

Does Elite Virtual Academy support students with an IEP or 504 plan?

Absolutely! EVA has Special Education credentialed teachers to ensure the IEP plan is being followed or revised for student success.

Are English Language Learners Supported at EVA?

Of course! We celebrate diversity at EVA and provide an enormous amount of support for our students. Our teachers are highly qualified and credentialed with English Language support authorizations.

How do students join clubs?

Any student wishing to join a club or create a new club should speak to their school guidance counselor.

Does Elite Virtual Academy hold a ceremony for graduating students?

Yes! Elite Virtual Academy students deserve to be celebrated for their accomplishments. Graduations are held at the end of each school year at various venues. We encourage our students and their families to attend the graduation ceremony to celebrate the hard work of their Elite graduate.

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