Online High School in New York
Are you looking for an online high school in New York? The High School of America is a perfect choice. We offer a variety of courses, both college prep and career-oriented, to help our students succeed. Our experienced teachers use the latest technology and teaching methods to create a learning environment that is both stimulating and challenging. Contact us today to learn more about our online high school in New York!
We’re Unique from Other Online Schools
High School of America is a New York state-approved online school that provides affordable, high-quality alternative education programs for students in grades 9-12. We are unique as we do not only offer flexible self-paced coursework but also offer supportive guidance from both our teachers and counselors!
Additionally, we are accredited by AdvancED and the Western Association of Schools and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). These are the highest regional accrediting associations that recognize schools for superior quality.
When you enroll at High School of America, you benefit from small class sizes with personalized attention. You also receive support services including academic instruction, career advising, college counseling, tutoring, mentoring, mentorships, and more. Our supportive staff will help guide you every step of the way towards graduation.
High School of America’s Programs
To meet your individual needs, High School of America is proud to provide three diploma programs:
- Standard – An online high school program for students who wish to graduate with a New York state high school diploma.
- Accelerated – A fast-paced course sequence designed for students who plan to earn their diplomas as quickly as possible. To complete this program, you’ll need to enroll in two courses each trimester.
- Advanced – This rigorous online high school program includes coursework from all content areas and is the best choice for those who want college credit or a head start!
New York State Online Homeschooling
High School of America has created a self-paced, individualized online homeschooling program for students who want to earn their high school diplomas from home while learning from New York state-certified teachers. We also offer flexible class schedules and the ability to take classes during the day or night. Our students are given access to the core curriculum, electives, language arts, math, social studies, science, and foreign languages. Students enrolled in our homeschool program can take advantage of subject tutoring services.
Online High School Diploma in New York
High School of America is one of the best New York high school online programs because we provide real-time support. Our team includes experienced, caring professionals who are ready to help you every step of the way—from enrolling to graduation. We understand that some students need more guidance than others; with this in mind, we offer several levels of academic assistance including individual tutoring, small group instruction, and course acceleration.
When you enroll in High School of America, our admissions representatives will provide you with the necessary information to help you choose the right online high school diploma program for your needs.
NY Online High School Diploma Requirements
To graduate from High School of America, you must complete all requirements set forth by the New York State Board of Regents. This includes earning 24 credits in the following subjects: English, social studies, science, mathematics, and history. You must also earn 1 credit in arts or vocational education to meet your graduation requirements. HSOA offers classes that align with the New York statewide curriculum framework.
Our High School Curriculum
High School of America offers electives, core courses, and accelerated curricula for students who want to complete their high school diploma as quickly as possible. Students enrolled in our accelerated program must take an average of two classes per trimester; this gives them the opportunity to build a strong academic foundation that will prepare them for college success.
What Does High School of America Alumni Do after Graduation?
Graduates from our program attend premier colleges and universities across the country like Yale University and NYU Stern School of Business. They also embark on successful careers in business, engineering, and criminal justice just to name a few! HSOA prepares students for higher education and beyond by providing them with a solid education and the essential skills needed to achieve their goals.
What to Expect from an Online High School
High School of America ensures that students have a fulfilling experience outside of the classroom. Our curriculum is challenging and involves real-world applications that develop essential skills for success in higher learning and the workplace. When you enroll at High School of America, we equip you with:
Our program offers an individualized approach to teaching and learning so each student can achieve their goals successfully without feeling overwhelmed by schoolwork or otherwise distracted from what’s going on around them.
Our courses are created using the state standards as a foundation but customized to meet each student’s needs based on his or her academic strengths and weaknesses. This allows our students to strengthen their areas of weakness while bolstering their skills where they already excel so they have a well-rounded foundation of knowledge.
Our courses are designed to engage students and prepare them for college, career, and civic life with as much real-world applicability as possible. This way, students can study subjects that interest them, earn credits that carry weight in their post-high school education and become better prepared for the challenges they’ll face after graduation from High School of America.
We know it’s important for our students to interact with teachers and peers regularly because this enhances learning. We provide all of our students with instructors who are knowledgeable about current academic standards, teach using engaging methodologies, and make themselves available via email or phone whenever a student needs help understanding something or has questions about their coursework.
High School Equivalency Diploma: GED, HiSET, and TASC
The High School of America offers diploma services for students who are looking to earn their high school equivalency credentials. We offer three tests that give students the opportunity to earn a diploma from our program:
The GED is a five-subject test that assesses students’ mastery of content typically taught in high schools throughout the United States. If you’re looking to earn your GED, we’ll help you get thereby providing you with an engaging curriculum and instructors who can assist with problem areas so you make a seamless transition from High School of America directly into college or career training programs.
The HiSET is a comprehensive exam that assesses your skills in five academic subject areas including reading, writing, math, science, and social studies. HiSET is an ideal test if you are looking to complete high school but don’t have access to a traditional classroom experience or don’t want to attend classes at a brick-and-mortar location. We’ll help you prepare for the exam by providing engaging curriculum teachers who are familiar with state standards, can assist students in problem areas, and make themselves available if students need help understanding something or have questions about their coursework.
The TASC exam is designed for individuals who are interested in earning their High School Equivalency Diploma but have been out of school for several years. Founded on the idea that “life happens”, the TASC provides candidates with an opportunity to demonstrate they hold the equivalent academic knowledge and skills possessed by a high school graduate. If you’re considering the TASC, we’ll guide you every step of the way and help you prepare for your exam by providing:
- Engaging curriculum teachers who provide students with opportunities to apply what they learn in class through hands-on projects
- Instructors who are knowledgeable about state standards and can assist students in problem areas
College Prep Courses
High School of America offers several college prep courses for students who are looking to receive their High School Equivalency Diploma and enroll in college. These courses provide students with an opportunity to earn credit hours towards their degree program. Some of the college prep courses that we offer include:
This is the most widely used entrance exam for college admissions and we can help you prepare by providing:
- Expert instructors who are familiar with all aspects of SAT testing such as timing, types of questions, and specific strategies to solve math problems quickly
- Courses that include test-taking strategies so students feel prepared when they walk into the testing center on test day
We offer courses focused specifically on ACT preparation so students can build a foundation on skills needed to perform well on this important exam. Although the relationship between the ACT and College Board products (such as the PSAT, SAT subject tests) is not identical, taking a course prior to scheduling an official test date will help maximize your score.
Our GED Prep courses provide students with the opportunity to receive direct instruction through classroom-style lectures, exercises, and group work. These courses present students with material that is similar in style and content to what they’ll encounter on the GED exam. Additionally, our instructors provide opportunities for practice outside of class (opportunities may include creating an online account where you will be able to review test questions).
Online School for Adults
Our Online School for Adults is designed to help students who are interested in earning their High School Equivalency Diploma but can’t schedule classes during traditional hours. We provide an engaging curriculum that allows students the flexibility of studying at their own pace and on-demand coursework (course work may be taken on demand).
Contact Us Today!
If you’re interested in enrolling at the High School of America, don’t hesitate to contact us today by calling +18882424262. We can help guide you through our application process and answer any questions that you may have about registering for classes.