• Can a parent/guardian serve as a student’s VVA Mentor during Summer Session?

    A VVA Mentor is required for every student enrolled in a Virtual Virginia course. For Summer Session, a parent/guardian may serve as a mentor at the school’s discretion. Please discuss this with the student’s enrolling school counselor. Read more about the role of VVA Mentors.

  • Do full-time students work from home or school?

    Virtual Virginia courses may be accessed at any time from any place that has a computer with internet access. The decision to allow students to take courses from home or an alternative location is a decision made by their local public school; students and families should work with their local public school to determine the…

  • What are the responsibilities of the school and school division for a full-time VVA student?

    For all Virtual Virginia courses, local schools must provide a local school counselor, a local mentor, all student services, and an adequate study area, and ensure access to computers, high-speed internet, headphones with microphones, a telephone, as well as other required hardware and software, as outlined in the Technology section of the VVA Handbook. Any required…