McFarland, Wis. (PRWEB) January 22, 2014
Wisconsin Virtual Academy, a tuition-free public charter school, will celebrate National School Choice Week by hosting a series of events across the state on Thursday, Jan. 30 and Friday, Jan. 31.
National School Choice Week shines a positive spotlight on effective education options for children – including traditional public schools, public charter schools, magnet schools, private schools, online schools, and homeschooling.
Wisconsin Virtual Academy will host several events throughout the state in order to celebrate school choice, taking place at bowling allies throughout the state. In addition to bowling, students will have the opportunity to play games and win prizes. Families will also be able to receive more information about Wisconsin Virtual Academy, K¹² curriculum and online learning.
“We’re thrilled that Wisconsin Virtual Academy is participating in National School Choice Week,” said Andrew Campanella, president of National School Choice Week. “We hear a lot about education in the news, but the students, teachers, and school leaders at Wisconsin Virtual Academy remind us that every single day, there are great things happening in schools of choice across America.”
The celebration dates, cities and locations include:
Thursday, Jan. 30:
Madison School Choice Celebration
Schwoegler's Park Town Lanes
444 Grand Canyon Drive, Madison, WI 53719
3 to 5 p.m.
Wauwatosa School Choice Celebration
AMF Bowlero Lanes
11737 West Burleigh, Wauwatosa, WI 53222
3 to 5 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 31:
Mount Pleasant School Choice Celebration
6501 Washington Avenue, Mount Pleasant, WI 53406
5 to 7 p.m.
Green Bay School Choice Celebration
Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley
2929 Allied St., Green Bay, WI 54304
5 to 7 p.m.
You can find more information about National School Choice Week events in Indiana here: http://www.k12.com/wiva/event-type/featured-events
For more information about National School Choice Week, visit: http://www.schoolchoiceweek.com
About Wisconsin Virtual Academy
Wisconsin Virtual Academy is an online public charter school authorized by the McFarland School District, which uses curriculum from K¹² to offer Wisconsin students in grades K-12 an exceptional learning experience. Wisconsin Virtual Academy’s individualized approach provides students with the tools they need to succeed – in school and beyond.
About K12 Inc.
K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) is the nation’s foremost provider of proprietary technology-powered online solutions for students in pre-kindergarten through high school. K12 has partnered with more than 2,000 school districts and has delivered more than 4 million courses over the past decade. K12 provides curricula, academic services and learning solutions to public schools and districts, traditional classrooms, blended school programs and families. K12 works with more than 5,000 teachers across the U.S. – the largest network of online school teachers in grades K through 12.
The K12 program is offered through K12 partner public schools in more than two-thirds of the states and the District of Columbia, and through private schools serving students in all 50 states and more than 110 countries. More information can be found at http://www.K12.com.