Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
How much time should I devote to my online class?
To ensure your success, it is important to work on your online course daily. You should plan to spend at least 1 to 2 hours per day on your course for successful completion. There is a pacing guide that displays on the student’s dashboard to help guide a student’s progress- We can alter this pacing to personalize for your time from of completion.
We offer teacher office hours and open study hall to help students with their courses.
We take student privacy very seriously. Here are the FERPA policies which we follow.
Are the classes really tuition free?
Yes and No.
Yes = Oregon
Other States are Private Pay only at this time
How do I enroll?
Is Greenways Academy an accredited school?
Yes, our accreditations are Cognia and WASC.
How much do classes cost?
Regular One Semester Class – $420 each.
Regular Two Semester or Full-year Class – $595 each.
Honors Class (one semester) – $500 each.
Honors Class (full-year) – $605 each.
AP Class (one semester) – $605 each.
AP Class (full-year) – $760 each.
This includes a certified teacher and office hours plus study hall and advisory.
For International classes, email firstname.lastname@example.org for pricing.
Summer school costs $295 per student for a one-semester class. Full-year classes cost $450. Summer school classes are not part of the tuition free program.
As a parent, how can I monitor my child’s progress?
For students enrolled in Edmentum curriculum, parents are provided with a login to Edmentum Sensei that will enable you to view their progress.
Do you have an enrollment deadline?
We have a rolling enrollment.
Students can enroll anytime and work on their classes at any time except:
- Summer school 2023 begins on June 1st and classes must be completed by August 15th. A student may enroll any time during that period, but the end date is firm.
Students who participate in the tuition free programs are subject to the calendar of our partner school district.
The Washington 2022-2023 school year starts on August 24th and ends on June 13th.
The Oregon 2022-2023 school year starts on September 6th and ends on June 15th.
- Enrollment can happen at any time; however, classes must be completed by the end of the school year for the district.
Are there specific hours when students are required to work?
Our program is asynchronous. Students can work at any time.
How do the students and teachers communicate?
Teachers and students communicate via email.
How does Greenways Academy adjust their courses for each students needs?
With One-on-one teaching, Greenways Academy Teachers are able to accommodate each student’s unique learning style. Courses can be modified as required for students with an IEP or 504 Plan.
Can I earn a diploma from Greenways Academy?
Yes you can!
What are the graduation requirements?
Here is a link to the Graduation Requirements.
Is a Greenways Academy diploma the same as other high schools?
Yes. Our AdvancEd and WASC accreditations are recognized by colleges and universities worldwide.
Can a student take courses at Greenways Academy while enrolled in another school at the same time?
Yes, as an accredited school, Greenways credits can be transferred to other high schools. We offer full-time, part-time or course-by-course enrollment. Credits can be used toward graduation at another high school should be reviewed and approved by that school prior to enrolling in Greenways Academy.
How many hours of tutoring does a full time student usually need?
Generally, we find our full-time students who come to the St. Louis study center are working with tutors between 8 and 15 hours per week. Since each student is different, the amount of tutoring needed to complete the work will vary. Adjustments to tutoring schedules can be made at any time.
Are there specific hardware requirements for the online class?
- The list is the Technical Requirements document.
- Students enrolled in Rosetta Stone World Language classes will need a USB headset.