Washington Virtual Academy - Steilacoom
School District: Steilacoom Historical
Grades Served: K-8
Removed from the Approved list because of program closure. Details: School closure; WAVA programs continue in Omak and Monroe
Student Enrollment Instructions:
Students can learn about applying for enrollment in Washington Virtual Academy - Steilacoom at www.k12.com/wava.
Washington Virtual Academy and K12’s Mission: Each Child’s Potential
We strive to develop each child’s full potential with engaging, individualized learning. K12’s curriculum and learning management system is available through Washington Virtual Academy (WAVA) as a full and part-time public school virtual program. WAVA uses the K12, Inc. curriculum and learning management systems for grades k-12.
Washington Virtual Academy offers Math, Science, Language Arts, History, Art, and Physical Education for grades k-8.
Washington Virtual Academy serves students statewide. We serve students who are advanced and enrichable learners, students who have struggled academically, special needs and homebound students, students who are seeking an alternative to the traditional brick and mortar academic setting, students with discipline and behavioral challenges, military students and students who are homeschooled. Our students are geographically located throughout the state in rural, urban and suburban settings.
K12, Inc.‘s curriculum alignments were conducted by K12’s Product and Support team in conjunction with Washington State K12 and Washington Virtual Academy administrators and teachers. Alignments are completed as needed and are an ongoing process as curriculum is developed and Washington State standards are changed.
Washington Virtual Academy is accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission, formerly the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools (NAAS).
Yes, our teachers are Washington State certified and highly qualified.
Advanced Placement courses may be offered for K8 students with written permission from the K8 Academic Administrator and the High School Administrator. Assessments may be used in this determination.
AP Spanish Language & Composition
AP Calculus AB
AP English Literature & Composition
AP US History
The above AP courses were approved by the College Board on 10/14/09
WAVA uses the K12 LMS course platform.
Student Performance and Demographics
Data for school year: 2010-2011
Teacher-to-student ratio: 1:23.2
Course completion rate: 77%
Course pass rate: 80% is the minimum required to pass with mastery on 95% of the completion of the curriculum
OSPI School Reportcard (includes test scores, demographics, and more).
Student Satisfaction Survey
Washington Virtual Academy - Steilacoom did not participate in the student satisfaction survey.