Why K12: Mari is part of a military family. They wanted a learning option that would support her mom and be flexible enough to work school around medical appointments.
Tuition-Free Online Public Middle School
Every child learns differently and deserves the opportunity to flourish. With an individualized learning journey from K12, you can help your child navigate a transformative middle school experience.
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How Online Middle School Works
Students enrolled in online middle school receive the same Cognia-accredited education as conventional, in-person students — with the convenience and innovation of a virtual platform. No matter their location, students can learn as long as there's a stable internet connection. Every K12 student receives a personalized education, supported by strong curricula, a consistent online academic community, and a variety of offline activities.
Attend live online classes led by state-certified teachers, watch educational videos, and internalize a content-rich curriculum
Participate in live discussions, post on message boards, and connect with peers.
Reinforce learning with clubs, activities, and offline assignments.
Is Online Middle School Right For Your Child?
Students begin to build a strong academic foundation in middle school, making it a vital part of their educational journey. Online middle school provides all the same benefits as a traditional middle school — with an increased emphasis on self-guided learning, critical thinking, problem solving, and developing social skills so your child can pave their own path to success.
Meet Your All-Star Learning Team
Whether a parent, relative, or guardian, you play a vital role in your student’s education. As you support your child from home, our K12 educators collaborate with you by providing important resources and guidance.
There’s a world of social connection for K12 learners to discover. Meet your peers with in-class group activities. Take a local field trip or attend a social mixer. Share your science project in an online forum. Explore 50+ national online clubs and forge friendships across the country. The possibilities are endless and far beyond what a typical public school can provide.
Getting a Head Start into a Bright Future
Building a deep foundation in middle school helps students excel in high school — and beyond. Children find all the tools and skills they need to succeed with K12.
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Enroll Your Student
K12 online schools are a great alternative to traditional education. Choose an exceptional educational experience and a brighter future for your child with a program that flexes to your family’s needs.