The High School of America Story: How We Help Students Achieve Their Academic Goals
High School of America is an online high school that helps students achieve their academic goals. With a focus on personalized instruction and mentorship, High School of America has helped tens of thousands of students graduate from high school and pursue their post-high school education.
Our approach to online education provides each student with the tools they need to be successful in the classroom and beyond.
Learn more about our school and how we can help you or your child achieve success!
How High School of America Helps Students Achieve their Academic Goals
High School of America helps you achieve your academic goals in various ways. Here are the top 12 ways our school can help you succeed:
1. One-on-one instruction
Each High School of America student is assigned a personal tutor who provides one-on-one instruction and support. This allows each student to receive the individualized attention they need to succeed. Additionally, our tutors are available 24/7 to answer any questions you may have.
High School of America pairs each student with a mentor who is committed to helping them succeed. Our mentors are successful professionals who have achieved their own academic goals and are eager to help our students reach theirs.
Through regular check-ins and guidance, our mentors provide the support and motivation our students need to stay on track.
3. Curriculum tailored to your needs
Our curriculum is designed to meet the unique needs of each student. Whether you need extra help in a certain subject or want to move ahead at your own pace, we have a plan that will work for you.
4. Rigorous academics
High School of America is accredited by AdvancED, the unified organization of the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI) which offers a rigorous academic curriculum.
Our courses are challenging and prepare students for success in college and beyond. Also, our curriculum is constantly updated to ensure that our students are receiving the most up-to-date instruction.
5. Test prep and college counseling
We offer a variety of test prep and college counseling services to help our students succeed. Our counselors will work with you to create a personalized plan that takes into account your unique strengths and goals. Additionally, we offer regular workshops and webinars on topics such as choosing the right college, filling out applications, and writing essays.
6. Supportive environment
The High School of America community is supportive and welcoming. Our staff, tutors, and mentors are all committed to helping our students succeed. We know that it takes a village to raise a successful student, so we offer a variety of resources and support to make sure our students have everything they need to succeed.
7. College prep
Our curriculum is designed to prepare students for success in college and beyond. We offer courses that cover topics like college admissions, financial aid, and career planning. In addition, our advisors work with each student to develop a personalized college prep plan.
8. Access to resources
As a High School of America student, you’ll have access to a variety of resources, including our online library, writing center, and math lab. These resources are available 24/7 and can help you with everything from your homework to your college applications.
9. A community of learners
At High School of America, you’ll join a community of students who are committed to their academic success. You’ll have the opportunity to interact with classmates from all over the world and learn from their experiences.
We know that the journey to success is better when you’re not alone, so we offer a supportive and collaborative environment where our students can thrive.
10. Flexible scheduling
We understand that our students have a variety of commitments outside of school. That’s why we offer flexible scheduling options to accommodate even the busiest schedules. Whether you need to take classes online or in person, we have a solution that will work for you.
11. Affordable tuition
High School of America is committed to making our education accessible to all students. That’s why we offer affordable tuition rates based on your family’s income. Additionally, we offer various financial aid options to help you cover the cost of your education.
12. Standardized test prep
We offer comprehensive standardized test prep courses such as ACT and SAT to help our students achieve their best scores. Our courses are designed to meet the specific needs of each student and are taught by experienced educators.
Our High School Diploma Online
High School of America’s online high school diploma program is designed to help students in Vermont earn their diplomas entirely online. We understand that each student has different needs, so we offer a variety of courses that can be taken at the student’s own pace. We also offer one-on-one academic advising to help students stay on track and reach their goals.
Here’s how our program works:
First, students choose the courses they need to complete their high school education. We offer a wide range of courses, including English, math, science, history, and more.
Next, students enroll in our online learning platform and begin taking courses. Our platform is user-friendly and easy to navigate, and it allows students to access their courses from anywhere in the world.
Finally, students complete their courses and earn their high school diplomas. Upon graduation, students will be prepared for success in college and beyond!
Ways To Help Your Teen Succeed in High School
There are a few key things you can do as a parent to help your teen succeed in high school.
1. Help Them Get Organized
You can help your teen by teaching them how to get organized. This includes helping them create a daily or weekly schedule and teaching them how to use a planner. You can also help them by organizing their backpack, locker, and bedroom.
2. Encourage Good Study Habits
Encourage your teen to develop good study habits, such as studying for tests and quizzes, taking notes in class, and doing their homework every night. You can also help them by setting up a quiet place in your home to study and providing them with any resources they need, such as flashcards or a study guide.
3. Help Them Balance Their Time
Teens need to balance their time between school, extracurricular activities, and socializing. You can help them by teaching them how to prioritize their time and helping them create a schedule that includes all of their commitments.
4. Encourage Them to Get Involved in Extracurricular Activities
Extracurricular activities are a great way for teens to make friends, have fun, and learn new skills. Encourage your teen to get involved in activities that interest them, such as sports teams, clubs, or volunteer organizations.
5. Teach Them How to Handle Stress
High school can be stressful for teens, so it’s important to teach them how to handle stress in a healthy way. This includes teaching them how to identify their stressors and finding healthy coping mechanisms, such as exercise, journaling, or deep breathing.
6. Help Them Stay Healthy
Teens need to stay physically and mentally healthy in order to succeed in high school. You can help them by teaching them about the importance of eating a balanced diet, getting enough sleep, and exercising regularly. You can also encourage them to find healthy ways to cope with stress.
7. Encourage Them to Take Advantage of Resources
Many resources are available to help high school students succeed, such as tutoring centers, guidance counselors, and college prep programs. Encourage your teen to take advantage of these resources and seek help when they need it.
8. Help Them Set Goals
One way you can help your teen succeed in high school is by helping them set goals. This includes short-term goals, such as studying for a test, and long-term goals, such as getting into a good college. You can also help them by teaching them how to create a plan to achieve their goals.
9. Talk to Them About Their Future Plans
It’s important to talk to your teen about their future plans after high school. This includes discussing their post-secondary education options, such as going to college or trade school, and their career goals. You can also help them by researching different colleges and careers.
10. Be There for Them
One of the most important things you can do to help your teen succeed in high school is to be there for them. This includes being available to listen to their concerns, providing encouragement, and offering support. You can also help them by staying involved in their education and being involved in their extracurricular activities.
High School of America has been helping students achieve their academic goals for over a decade. Our experienced and dedicated staff work one-on-one with each student to create an individualized program that meets his or her needs.
We offer a variety of services to help your teen succeed in high school, including online/virtual classes, credit recovery, test preparation, and more.
Contact us today to learn more about how we can help your child achieve success in high school and beyond.