Parent Success Zone

Tools and resources to support parents and guardians

Welcome to the EdOptions Academy Success Zone! On this page you’ll find helpful videos and resources for getting started, policy information, and FAQs.

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EdOptions Academy Students: Visit the Student Success Zone

EdOptions Academy delivers effective, rigorous, and research-based online learning. Our solution provides your student with the credits that are needed to get ahead, catch up, or explore something new. Our engaging online content can be accessed from anywhere at any time. The resources below will help you get started as you begin to explore EdOptions Academy.

How-to Videos

The following video resources will help you get started.

Frequently Asked Questions about the EdOptions K-5 experience


How-to Videos

The following video resources will help you get started.

Resources, Guides, Policies, and Forms

Typing and Computer Skills Resources

A list of helpful online resources compiled by EdOptions Academy Instructors to help young learners build their typing and computer skills.

Policy Handbook

Information regarding school schedule, features, and expectations.

Calvert Teaching Navigator User Guide (Grades K-5)

An overview of the features and functions available in the Calvert Teaching Navigator.

Proctor Form

Students and parents need to fill out the End of Semester Proctor form at time of registration.

Graduation Application

Students receiving a diploma from EdOptions Academy will need to submit this form before receiving a diploma.

Transcript Request Form

EdOptions Academy students in need of official transcripts should use this form to make request.

Appeals Process Policy

This policy creates a process for students and their parents to appeal decisions made by EdOptions Academy staff relative to enrollment, grades, or discipline issues.

Parent Expectations Guide

Important information for parents/guardians of EdOptions Academy students regarding course expectations, policies, and tips to support success.

Student Expecations Guide

Important information for EdOptions Academy students regarding course expectations, policies, and tips for success.


Frequently Asked Questions

Is the EdOptions Academy accredited?

Our online school is accredited by AdvancED. This accreditation grants EdOptions Academy the unique ability to offer high school credits and diplomas recognized by schools and colleges across the country and world.


How long does it take for a learner to finish an online course?

Learners are given 18 weeks to complete an (semester-long) course. Our certified teachers and guidance counselors set benchmarks and help learners stay on schedule. Diploma-seeking learners have four years from the time of enrollment to meet the preset requirements and complete their high school graduation program.

Who teaches EdOptions Academy courses?

When learners enroll in Edoptions Academy classes, they are assigned state certified online teachers to assist with their coursework. Our online teachers help students understand class material and stay on track to achieve their academic goals. All EdOptions Academy teachers are certified in their areas of specialization, and have at least 3 years of classroom experience. Our teachers communicate regularly with learners through internal email and use the secure web-based system to manage student grades, assignments, and tests.


What does EdOptions Academy offer?

EdOptions Academy offers: (1) A high school diploma (2) Individual credits/courses from a library of over 400 K-12 courses including core, elective, Career and Technical Education, World Language, and Advanced Placement (3) High school equivalency exam preparation courses (GED®, TASC™, and HISET®). As an accredited online high school, credits earned are transferable to other schools, and we accept credits earned at other equally accredited schools.