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Highpoint Virtual Academy of Michigan Kicks Off the 2018-2019 School Year on September 4

August 28, 2018

MESICK, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 28, 2018--Students and teachers at Highpoint Virtual Academy of Michigan (HVAM) will start the 2018-2019 school year on September 4, simply by turning on their computers. A full-time, online public charter school authorized by Mesick Consolidated Schools, HVAM provides a tuition-free public education option for students in grades K-10 across the state.

“At HVAM, we offer Michigan families a unique opportunity to attend public school from home,” said Head of School Mary Moorman. “Whether a student enrolls because they are an advanced learner, are looking for a safer learning environment, or have a variety of medical or other needs, our online platform and inspired teachers offer students a learning experience that is right for them.”

Combining innovative technology with a rigorous curriculum led by Michigan-licensed teachers, HVAM provides each student with a personalized learning experience. Students take a full course load in the core subjects of math, science, language arts, history, art, music and physical education/health. As the school grows its offerings to 10th grade this academic year, high school students are offered a host of electives, world languages and Advanced Placement® courses to prepare for the future.

HVAM’s teachers facilitate lessons during live, interactive online classes, allowing students to enjoy a safe learning environment. In addition to scheduled classes, teachers offer one-on-one instruction and support, online chat sessions and phone calls to build close partnerships in support of students’ academic success.

Throughout the year, HVAM builds a sense of community through in-person field trips, community service opportunities and social outings. Virtual clubs and organizations also allow students to further explore shared interests together in the online setting.

HVAM is still accepting enrollment applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Families are encouraged to attend an online or in-person information session hosted by the school. To learn more about enrollment and for a schedule of upcoming events, visit hvam.k12.com or download the K12 enrollment app for iOS and Android devices.

About Highpoint Virtual Academy of Michigan

Highpoint Virtual Academy of Michigan (HVAM) is an online public charter school authorized by Mesick Consolidated Schools that currently serves students in grades K through 10 throughout the state. As part of the Michigan public school system, HVAM is tuition-free, giving parents and families the choice to access the engaging curriculum and tools provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE:LRN), the nation’s leading provider of K-12 proprietary curriculum and online education programs. For more information about HVAM, visit hvam.k12.com.

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CONTACT: K12 Inc.

Emily Riordan, 703-483-7328

Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications

eriordan@k12.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA MICHIGAN

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: EDUCATION PRIMARY/SECONDARY PARENTING CONSUMER FAMILY

SOURCE: K12 Inc.

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PUB: 08/28/2018 09:30 AM/DISC: 08/28/2018 09:31 AM

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