Parents/Guardians are provided with a login to the online gradebook in which student progress can be monitored in real-time. We also offer the option for a variety of reports to be emailed on the desired frequency.
In order to be successful in the program, students should have a basic understanding of the following:
- Setting up a wireless Internet connection (Help Desk Specialists are available to assist with this task)
- Accessing Internet Explorer
- Using Microsoft Word & Microsoft Excel (courses are available to enhance a student's skill set)
- Scanning documents (Help Desk Specialists are available to assist with this task)
At Williamsport Area School District, student safety is our No. 1 priority. In compliance with the Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA), all laptops are equipped with web-filtering software, which ensures that students are not accessing inappropriate content. In addition, all virtual classrooms are monitored by Williamsport Area School District Virtual Academy teachers. Finally, we offer a Digital Citizenship course that teaches students safe practices.