Kent County Virtual Blended Learning Academy

Kent County, an Eastern Shore county nestled between Cecil and Queen Anne’s counties, announced a 1-year blended learning school program for the 2019-20 school year. Enrollment is open until September 30, 2019. Homeschool families who elect to participate must enroll their children into the public school system before starting the Blended Learning classes.

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Contact Person: Dr. Angela Holocker
Contact Email: aholocker@kent.k12.md.us
Eligibility: Must have been homeschooled for the 2018 – 19 school year.
Grades: 6th – 12th
Type of School: Blended learning. Students will be required to attend in-person classes at least one day a week. Students will enroll in four classes each semester. All class tests will be taken at school.
Class Time: No specific login time. Students can access recorded classes 24/7 and complete courses at their own pace. Students will have online access to teachers during office hours, as well as 24/7 Chatbox Tutors.
Special Education: If students have been found to be eligible for an IEP, services will be provided in-person on the days the student attends school. Additionally, accommodations may be offered through their online class.
Extracurriculars
& Sports:
Blended Learning Academy students are eligible to participate in KCPS sports teams and after school activities.
State Testing: Required.
Service Learning: Required.
Diploma: Yes, students who graduate from the Blended Learning Academy will receive a Kent County Public School diploma.
Computer: All Blended Learning Academy students will receive a laptop, which must be returned if and when they unenroll from the program.

Last modified on September 13, 2019