Online Summer School

Need a summer course refresher? Welcome to online summer school! 

Short, flexible summer courses

Public, private, and homeschool students have a unique opportunity to participate in our affordable online summer school courses to close learning gaps!  Our summer enrichment online home study courses are shortened to 8-week sessions for 5th – 12th graders; the courses are condensed versions of our regular online curriculum and are meant to refresh and reteach key concepts.

Students login at their convenience to access Math, Reading/English Language Arts, Science, Spelling, History/Social Studies, and Elective courses!  NEW–we are now offering an affordable teacher-supported option for our online summer home study courses!

Broad selection of courses!

From English Lit to Physics we’ve got you covered!  Our courses include:

  • Math – Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Probability and Statistics, Math for 5th, 6th, and 7th Grade
  • Spelling 1, 2, 3, or 4 for Middle or High School
  • Reading/English Language Arts for 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade, Literature and Composition for 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th Grade
  • Science – Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, Science for 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade
  • History/Social Studies – US History, World History, Geography, Economics, Personal Finance, Social Studies for 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade
  • Electives including Coding, Digital Photography, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Creative Writing, and More!

Note: Summer courses are for enrichment purposes, not for private/public school course credit, and cannot be used for credit recovery or transfer of credit.

24/7 online access

Students can access our condensed online summer homeschool curriculum 24/7.  The curriculum provides detailed lessons, quizzes, projects, and tests.  Our mastery based program allows students up to 3 attempts for each assessment, to truly reflect student mastery of the subject.

Planning a summer vacation or family reunion?  No problem!  The self-paced course can be completed on your schedule!  Daily assignments will show on your course homepage, feel free to work ahead or catch up later within the summer home study term of June 1st through July 31st.  Independent summer home study courses (without teacher support) are only $99 each!

Teacher-Supported Courses

Choose our unique teacher-supported option for summer home study!  Our certified teachers and learning support specialists are available Mondays through Thursdays during the summer school enrollment term (we will be closed on July 3rd and 4th due to the Independence Day holiday).  The teacher-supported option is available for 5th through 12th graders in the following courses: Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, Digital Photography, Coding, Math, Reading/English Language Arts, Science, History/Social Studies, and Spelling!  The summer school term is from June 1 – July 31, 2019.  Teacher-supported home study courses are only $159 each!  Limited course seats are available, so register today!

World Language Courses

Expand your knowledge by learning a world language with us!  Mandarin Chinese and Spanish are available with teacher support in our online summer homeschool!  Practice your language skills with a trusted online language program and with the support of a world language teacher!

Easy built-in student instructional supports!

  • Each lesson is introduced with the learning objective, brief overview, key vocabulary, and introductory video.
  • Direct instruction videos – detailed step by step guidance and instruction for each lesson
  • Vocabulary and reference feature – definitions, correct pronunciation, and background information to help build academic vocabulary; vocabulary games are available too!
  • Translation tool – select a word or phrase to translate into over 20 languages!  Audio support is available to hear the translation for most languages.
  • Text to speech audio support – choose from 6 voice readers to hear the lesson, and follow along as the words being read are highlighted
  • Teacher and student note taking feature within the online curriculum – students can annotate their work by taking notes in the lesson using color coded “sticky notes” for quick review; teachers/parents can also add sticky notes in the lessons and print them for later use
  • Messaging capability – students and teachers/parents can message each other directly in a lesson to ask questions or provide support directly within the curriculum; for example, “I don’t know how to get the answer for this math question, can you help me setup the problem please?”
  • Video transcript – transcripts of embedded videos are available and can be used with the translation tool!

Limited Enrollment Available!

Over 100 courses ranging from introductory to AP core academic, Career and Technical Education, STEM Electives, General Education Electives, and more!  All available online!

Course Listing

Our general education courses provide a solid foundation for STEM fields. We provide extra support for Math and Science courses. Find out more about our general education courses.


Not a Florida resident?  No problem! We provide homeschool options for students throughout the US and internationally!

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