High School's virtual school program offers quality,
Internet-delivered online high school and middle school
courses for students throughout the United States and
internationally. Since 2004, American High School has
enrolled over 8,000 students.
We are the most affordable, online high school in the
United States, offering a quality online learning
program for high school students. Examples of
students participating in our programs are athletes,
gifted, homeschoolers, actors, traditional, at-risk,
remedial, and/or those experiencing problems in the
As in face-to-face classes, online classes include
teacher support, lessons, homework, class discussions,
and assessments. The main difference is the activities
occur over the Internet at a time that is convenient for
students. American High School offers the
hallmarks of truly effective traditional educational
programs quality teachers, quality curriculum, and
frequent student-teacher interaction except online.
All courses are taught by certified teachers and meet
national and state curriculum.
Through American High School, students have access to a
wide range of coursework, flexibility in scheduling,
developing capacities as independent learners, and more
time to complete their coursework.
Student Work Examples
American High School's
goal is to guide students toward academic success and
future employment. The education that they receive in
our school prepares students for the many future roles
that they face: a worker, a parent and as a student in
higher education. Therefore, sound planning and
thoughtful course selection are critical in order for
students to make the most of their years in middle
school and high school.
Our course catalog describes the
programs at American
The introductory pages outline student graduation
requirements. Also included is information about college
entrance requirements and other programs. Course
offerings are described departmentally. It is intended
that students and parents review this catalog together
to make informed decisions about an education program
and career pathway that will interest and challenge
their intellect. Students should be encouraged to select
an academically rigorous program in order to develop to
their full potential. Our student counselors are
available to advise both students and parents regarding
course selection and college/career preparation.
Please contact our student
counselors, at the school site, any time during the
registration process for assistance.
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