In response to the high demand for top-tier, flexible, accredited online course options for students, Oaks Christian Online (OCO), one of the nation’s leading college-preparatory online schools, launched its first online program for sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students.
While OCO is a private, non-profit institution, students from both public and private schools are eligible for both full-time and part-time enrollment. All courses are accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), as well as the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS), NCAA and UC approved.q
The online middle school curriculum includes courses such as:
- U.S. History
- English Intensive Grammar
- Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry
- Comprehensive Sciences
- Foreign Languages (Spanish, Latin, French, and Chinese)
- Jesus in Middle School
The online course curriculum is designed to meet California high school and middle school requirements thereby allowing students to fully prepare for the transition to their next academic level. At the same time, they are able to pursue other passions, such as the performing arts, sports, or special missions or projects abroad. OCO has a selective admissions process in order to make sure the online learning platform is a good fit for each applicant.
Students benefit from
- Engaging and interactive weekly live session
- Theological engagement with faculty and staff and one another
- Classes offered via the open-source learning management system, Canvas
- Cloud-based software that provides the platform for high quality online courses
- Meaningful student-to-student and student-to-teacher interactions
Established in 2011, OCO High School provides a rigorous, NCAA approved, college-preparatory education for high school and middle school students all around the world in a Christian environment. OCO Admissions frequently hosts online information sessions. For more information on dates and who to contact, visit the Information Session page. Both blended and fully online programs are available. OCO offers a competitive tuition rate of $7,750 per year for full-time students.
OCO is the founding school of the Online Christian Consortium (OCC), a leadership organization of schools committed to theologically engaged, college-preparatory, accredited, online programs. The organization’s vision is that its courses provide an education that uplifts, transforms and inspires students around the world. For more information on The Online Christian Consortium, please visit: http://onlinechristianconsortium.org.