WSSD Virtual School Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who is eligible to enroll in the WSSD Virtual School? What are the different enrollment options?

  • When can students enroll in the WSSD Virtual School?

  • Once we register for the Virtual School do we need to remain in the Virtual School for the entire year?

  • Can students with GIEPs, IEPs, and 504s enroll in the WSSD Virtual School?

  • What is the balance of live (synchronous) and recorded/flexible (asynchronous) instruction?

  • Can students participate in extracurricular activities?

  • How is attendance taken in the virtual school?

  • How do I get help with a technical problem?

  • What type of support is available to struggling students?

  • What are the qualifications of the Virtual School teachers?

  • What is the student/teacher ratio vs brick and mortar?

  • How are course materials and manipulatives provided to students?

  • If using a district provided device, will the student log in with a WSSDGMAIL.org account, or an Edmentum account?

  • What type of technology requirements are required for enrollment in the WSSD Virtual School? What does WSSD provide to enrolled students in terms of hardware and support?

  • How are transitions handled for students that are moving back and forth to and from brick & mortar and cyber?