Digital Academy FAQ's

  • What is the deadline for enrolling my student in the Digital Academy?

  • What is the difference between my school’s Digital Academy and Leon County Virtual School?

  • What will the day look like for students in the Digital Academy?

  • What will the Digital Academy schedule look like for an elementary student?

  • What will the Digital Academy schedule look like for a high school student?

  • What will the Digital Academy schedule look like for a middle school student?

  • Will there be live, digital instruction? If so, which digital conferencing platform will be used for that?

  • Can video cameras be set up in classrooms for live instruction?

  • If we elect to do Digital Academy for the 9 weeks and switch to brick and mortar for the other 9 weeks, will our student have the same teacher/class?

  • What if you can't be in a live course at 9am with the teacher because the parents work? Can we do it later, at 3pm for example?

  • How will attendance be taken in the Digital Academy?

  • Can a student attend some courses in person and some through the Digital Academy?

  • Can you do some digital and some face to face classes?

  • Can a student move from Face to Face to the Digital Academy?

  • Can you go from the brick and mortar to the Digital Academy after school begins?

  • If we decided to do digital learning starting in August will they be able to switch to school at the end of the 9 weeks?

  • In the Digital Academy, will there be paper packets provided to parents similar to the packets that were provided for the last 9 weeks of school?

  • Will the Digital Academy students receive a Chromebook?

  • May I elect a Digital Academy at a school that my student does not currently attend, or is enrolled at?

  • How do I elect, [or enroll] my student in the Digital Academy at my zoned or assigned school?

  • If I choose to enroll my student in the Digital Academy, how will I know how to support them?

  • What are the electives for the Digital Academy?

  • Why is Spanish the only foreign language offered in the Digital Academy?

  • If my student is enrolled in the Digital Academy, can they also participate in extracurricular activities at the school?

  • Can a student in the Digital Academy play sports or participate in marching band at his/her local school?

  • How will attendance be taken?

  • Who takes Chromebooks home?

  • Will my student receive training on Chromebook and Canvas? When will that take place?

  • Can Digital Academy students participate in Dual Enrollment?

  • Will my student be able to receive virtual tutoring?

  • How will IB classes be offered in the Digital Academy?

  • I have an elementary student. Will my student still have special area courses?

  • If my student is enrolled or will be enrolled at a school through School Choice, will my student still be able to elect the Digital Academy?

  • Will gifted education continue to be provided in the Digital Academy?

  • Please give clarification on ESE online schooling and therapies?

  • Will Physical Education be provided in the Digital Academy?

  • Will my child’s 504 Plan be honored in the Digital Academy?

  • My student receives ESE accommodations, or is enrolled in ESE Specific Courses. How will that work within the structure of the Digital Academy?

  • What if my family doesn’t have internet connectivity at home?

Last Modified on September 8, 2020