A guidance counselor is available in Polk Virtual School to assist with serving students and addressing their needs and concerns. The guidance counselor can also assist students with course pacing to help with the graduation requirements.
All full time students may receive the same student services available to all Polk County students. Please feel free to contact the virtual office should you have any questions.
Graduation Information and Paying for College
This information will provide you the requirements for you based on your 9th grade entry year. Ensure that you look over this and ensure you are working toward your goals. Click on this success guide to assist you with your graduation cohort requirements and other high school opportunities. Student Success Guide
Bright Futures is a scholarship program for students in Florida. Read over the programs available and the requirements to see what you can do to earn some money for college.http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/ssfad/bf/
As a full-time virtual student you are required to take all mandatory state testing designated by grade level. Testing is done at the zoned schools in the Spring and (Fall and Winter) Re-takes at the Virtual Office for secondary students.
This is a great option for college acceptance. Go to the website and create an account and sign up for the next test date. www.act.org when signing up to use CEEB Code 102357 as our school code.
Another great option for college acceptance. Go to the website to create an account and sign up for the next test date. www.collegeboard.org when signing up use CEEB Code 102357 as our school code.
If you are currently or will be taking and advanced placement course, this site provides you with test information, study guides and frequently asked questions. https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/home
If you are an athlete and taking courses, this will provide you information on academic requirements for high school athletes.
Community Service Information
Here is some information about apply for and keeping a record of your community service for various scholarships that are available.