As per Florida State Statute, Manatee County offers three (3) K-12 virtual options for current students and homeschoolers residing in the District. As of 4/8/2021, the district has not made a decision on which providers we will be using for the 2021 - 2022 school year.
If you are interested in a full time virtual program next year, please complete the following form and we will be contacting you as soon as we know what virtual providers we will offer for grades K-12.
Last school year we had the following options.
Manatee Virtual School (MVS)
Manatee Virtual School (MVS) is available as a full time virtual instructional option for students who attend a Manatee County School or for home school students.
ENROLLMENT WINDOW for Full Time Fall 2021: Monday, April 12, 2021 through Friday, July 16, 2021
Manatee Virtual School DOES NOT ENROLL SENIORS for their final 2nd semester in the full time virtual program. Seniors must remain at their zoned school for their 2nd semester in order to graduate in the Spring.
All Full Time students must register for 6 courses. If the student is currently in virtual courses (prior to the spring semester), they MUST complete those courses prior December 18th or they will not be eligible for enrollment in Full Time Manatee Virtual School in the Spring of 2021 and must remain in their zoned school or Home Schooled.
Florida Virtual School (FLVS)
Florida Virtual School (FLVS) uses its virtual curriculum and teachers and is FLDOE approved. Current Manatee County Students and Home Schoolers register as FULL TIME FLVS students who must follow the FLVS Pupil Progression Plan.
ENROLLMENT WINDOW: Fall TBA