Alternative Learning Department

Online Learning Approval Application

Please contact the Online Learning Program Manager prior to submitting an approval application.

There are 4 types of approvals for online learning. These are:

Online Course Providers

Three types of online school programs: Multidistrict | Single District | Affiliate

 


Online Course Providers

Open to public schools, private or non-profit entities offering online courses. School districts can contract with approved online courses providers for individual online courses. For more information about this process, please refer to the Online Learning Program Guide, and email ALDinfo@k12.wa.us.

Approval Application Window: January 1 – January 31



Online School Programs

Public school districts wishing to offer full time online options to students must be approved by OSPI. Please refer to the online learning guide and email ALDinfo@k12.wa.us for more information.

Multidistrict Online School Program

No limit to non-resident student enrollments, more extensive approval process.

Approval Application Window: January 1 – January 31

Single District Online School Program

Nonresident students limited to fewer than 10% of the programs enrollment.

Application window: Year round

Affiliate Online School Program

No limit to non-resident student enrollments, more extensive assurances and limitations to course offerings

Application window: Year round

 

 

 

 

 

 

Online Learning

 

   Updated 11/2/2017

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