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Frequently Asked Questions

Spartanburg County Public Virtual School
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What grades are offered through the SCPVS? Kindergarten through 12th grade.
2. What does it cost to attend the SCPVS? There is no tuition for full time students.
3. How rigorous are SCPVS courses? Online curriculum is challenging sometimes requiring more effort and time than a traditional classroom.
4. Are SCPVS high school courses for credit? Yes. A final grade is sent to your high school and posted to your official transcript.
5. Are online students subject to the same course and testing requirements as a traditional student? Yes. All requirements for course credit, graduation, and testing remain the same. Accommodations will be made for testing as required.
6. Will SCPVS issue transcripts and diplomas? No. All transcripts and diplomas will be issued from the student’s brick-and-mortar home-school.
7. Are SCPVS students eligible to participate in extra-curricular activities at their home school? Yes, if the student meets eligibility requirements for the chosen activity.
8. Can a student attend SCPVS if they have an IEP? Yes. Classroom accommodations are available through SCPVS and the IEP team would determine the level of services.
9. How is progress and attendance monitored? Student progress is an expected part of SCPVS in addition to the attendance hours logged. Students are reported back to their home schools if they haven’t been active for five school days or made adequate progress in each of their courses.
10. How does a student enroll in the SCPVS? Each school, within the seven county districts, has the SCPVS application. Students register through the guidance office of their home school.

Please contact Dr. Nora Moore, Director of SCPVS, with any additional questions at (864) 216-4321.