Get a Superior K-12 Online Education at Laurel Springs
The academic offerings at Laurel Springs School are designed to educate the whole child. Even in their earliest years of life, children have a curiosity about the world surrounding them. Our team of educators at Laurel Springs is dedicated to fostering your child’s love of learning. We help our students explore new and exciting concepts to unlock undiscovered passions within them. Our programs are designed for students in kindergarten through 12th grade, providing them with various levels of rigor and flexible learning to suit their terms and schedule as they advance into the middle school and upper school grades. To learn more about how our online school program works, please visit our How It Works page for helpful information.
About Our Curriculum & Flexible Learning
One of the most unique benefits for a student attending Laurel Springs School is the flexibility and personalized learning we offer to students who seek a private school experience. At our accredited online school, we remove the limitations of time and space that are typically found in a brick-and-mortar academic environment. Our program affords the families of our students the time needed to enhance their child’s academic experience and foster extra-curricular activities. The academic approach at Laurel Springs is interactive, collaborative, personalized, and designed to challenge students to stretch themselves and their abilities in new ways.
Academic Programs Offered at Laurel Springs School
Students are offered a superior K-12 online education through Laurel Springs School. Your child will enjoy the benefits of flexible learning with the academic rigor of a private school. Our accredited online school offers programs for all levels of K-12 education, including an online elementary school, an online middle school, and an online high school. Additional programs for further academic experience include our Gifted and Talented Academy and an online summer program.
It’s vital to have a strong foundation when laying the groundwork for a child’s future academic success. That’s why the lower school learning team at Laurel Springs goes above and beyond to encourage a student’s exploration and foster a positive learning experience for our youngest students. Beginning in lower school, the elementary school faculty focuses on nurturing the natural love of learning in a child through a stimulating curriculum and meaningful feedback that students and families can build upon. Students also have the option to join clubs with like-minded peers their age that are tailored to their interests and hobbies.
The middle school program at Laurel Springs continues the nurturing of your child’s natural love of learning while laying the foundation for success in the upper school program. During our students’ time in middle school, they receive social, personal, and academic support while they work through the sixth, seventh, and eighth grades. This support includes customized learning plans to ensure the best educational experience. Students in the middle school program have the opportunity to develop their time management skills further as they progress into more independent learners. Additionally, students in the sixth-eight grade can begin adding electives to their experience with Laurel Springs and can join our school’s private social network. These offerings foster collaboration and expand our students’ reach in our global community.
The upper school program at Laurel Springs offers exceptional course and curriculum options that are designed to challenge students to grow, explore, and discover. We’ve carefully designed our honors, college prep, and advanced placement courses to prepare our students for their goals after graduating like college and life beyond academics.
Laurel Springs School’s Gifted and Talented Academy is a distance learning program for gifted students with an individualized learning plan that challenges and suits each student’s unique abilities. Students are placed in courses that are most appropriate for their learning level, instead of relying on their age as the main determinant. The plan is built upon each student’s needs and strengths to foster the best possible educational experience and allow them to flourish academically. Students engage in in-depth study and collaboration with their teachers and peers across many different topics, which require them to demonstrate problem–solving skills, leadership skills, and creative thinking abilities.
The single course offerings at Laurel Springs School provide educational opportunities for students who need to complete prerequisite courses or meet requirements for graduation. This program includes a wide range of college prep, honors, AP, and world language courses that students can take online from anywhere while they continue to attend their primary school program. College prep courses include full teacher services and individualized grading. Because of this, most of the courses we offer are NCAA and University of California a-g approved, and we have an excellent record of our courses being accepted by a student’s primary school
Laurel Springs School’s summer program offers a wide range of courses, including world languages and electives that might not be offered at a student’s school, as well as honors and Advanced Placement. Our academic offerings provide flexibility for learning and help to address the issues of course availability at any time of the year. All of our summer courses include full teacher services and individualized grading, and many of them are NCAA and University of California a-g approved.
Laurel Springs is an Accredited Online School
We’re an accredited online school that meets the highest standards of excellence, offering students and families a superior private school experience and the peace of mind that comes with it. Accreditation is an ongoing process in which we self-study, set goals, and evaluate our performance and standing. It’s important to ensure that all students in Laurel Springs’ upper school program receive reciprocity of their scores, credits, and grade-level placements with other school and universities found all over the world. Our accredited status indicates that our teachers and curriculum meet the highest standards, and it provides validation of equivalency of our diplomas and certificates to other accredited schools, including universities. Our transcripts are recognized by colleges and schools around the world, and many of our courses are NCAA Division I and II and University of California a-g approved.
Our accrediting bodies include:
- Cognia (formerly known as AdvancED)
- Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Contact Laurel Springs School for Admission Information
Our academic approach is personalized, collaborative, interactive, and designed to challenge students to stretch themselves in new ways.
To learn more about how we can meet the needs of your child’s education and ensure they’re ready for their future, contact an admissions coordinator at (800) 377-5890, or send us an email at email@example.com.