Illinois Virtual School isn’t successful unless our students are successful. The numbers have been finalized from the Summer 2016 terms, and IVS students have reach a 96% success rate! That means 2,088 students earned a 60% or higher in their IVS Summer Course. We would like to congratulate all of our successful students who have displayed the motivation and dedication it takes to learn online. We would also like to thank the parents and local schools that work to keep their students motivated, and the IVS teachers who work tirelessly to ensure their students’ and Illinois Virtual School’s success!
Traditionally, FAFSA has been released in January. This year, it is available three months earlier. That means you can transfer your 2015 taxes directly to the FAFSA, without having to wait for your 2016 taxes to be filed! Click here to read The Department of Education’s “12 Common FAFSA Mistakes” and How to Avoid Them.
A recent survey shows young people wish they would have learned more about personal finance in high school. Illinois Virtual School’s Math of Personal Finance is a two semester course, which prepares students for financial independence beyond what they learn in Consumer Economics.
Click here to read an article about this by Charles J. Dean
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