What grades are offered by Ohio Digital Learning School (ODLS)?
ODLS offers grades 9–12 for students ages 16–21.
What subjects will my teen study?
Students take comprehensive courses in English, math, science, and history and can choose from a variety of electives.
Will my student have the same graduation opportunities as students in traditional public schools?
Yes. ODLS is a public school in Ohio, so students can earn a diploma based upon successful completion and mastery of course content.
Does ODLS provide textbooks and other instructional materials?
Yes. We provide textbooks and instructional materials, which are sent directly to students. These books and materials are dependent on the student's grade level and the courses they're enrolled in.
How much time do students spend on the computer?
We expect that students will spend 80+ percent of their school time on the computer in grades 9–12. They will also do hands-on science experiments, read novels, and complete math problems that are done without the computer.
How do students interact socially?
Throughout the year, students are invited to participate in school outings, field trips (e.g., to historical sites, museums, businesses), picnics, and other social events. Students can also participate in a variety of online student clubs.
Will this program intrude into my home?
There are no home visits as part of the program and no other intrusions into your home.