Who We Are

Iowa Virtual Academy uses the K12 online curriculum to offer Iowa students in grades K-12 an exceptional learning experience. With individualized learning approaches, Iowa Virtual Academy and K12 provide the tools kids need to succeed--in school and beyond.

Iowa Virtual Academy is the premiere statewide online educational program in Iowa, and here's why:

  • Our experienced, highly qualified Iowa-certified teachers, who proactively engage our students with frequent, synchronous sessions and are available online and by phone.
  • The exceptional, individualized K12 curriculum, which covers the core subject areas and electives. Based on decades of education research, this curriculum packages high-quality lessons with mastery-based assessments that ensure students achieve success at each and every level.
  • The online planning and assessment tools, resources, and hands-on materials ranging from textbooks to telescopes, from rocks and dirt to beautifully illustrated classic children's stories, and much more.
  • Our active, supportive school community, which organizes fun and informative monthly activities where Iowa parents, students, and staff share their successes, helpful hints, and more.
  • The high quality, tuition-free online public education that enables a learning experience that is individualized for each student.

Our Mission

The mission of Iowa Virtual Academy is to personalize learning for each student and prepare all students for productive and healthy lifestyles in a diverse global society. Our teachers learn about your interests and design an individual education plan at a pace that helps you master learning rather than cover content.