• Instructional Model

    The Cabarrus County Schools Virtual Academy will be 100% virtual/online instruction in the 2020-21 school year. After the 2020-21 school year, the intention of the instructional model is to include a blended instructional model that incorporates flexibility while also offering in person or synchronous tutoring, small group work, and field trips.

     

    K-2 Instruction will include:

    • An 80/20 model with 80% "hands on" learning and 20% virtual/digital
    • Thematic based instruction 
    • An at home instructional kit for exploratory learning
    • Parent/Caretaker acts as the facilitator of learning
    • Weekly synchronous learning opportunities with a certified teacher

     

    Grades 3-5 Instruction will include:

    • A 50/50 model with 50% "hands on" learning and 50% virtual/digital
    • Thematic based instruction 
    • An at home instructional kit for exploratory learning
    • Parent/Caretaker acts as the facilitator of learning
    • Weekly synchronous learning opportunities with a certified teacher

     

    Grades 6-8 Instruction will include:

    • Blended Classes where some learning is synchronous and some done independently
    • Elective options facilitated by certified North Carolina teachers
    • 10 - 15 Hours a Week Campus/Synchronous Learning
    • Additional small group or individual instructional time based on performance

     

    Grades 9-12 Instruction will include: 

    • Blended Classes where some learning is synchronous and some done independently
    • Elective options facilitated by certified North Carolina teachers
    • 10 - 15 Hours a Week Campus/Synchronous Learning
    • Additional small group or individual instructional time based on performance
    • Career and College Promise and AP Course offerings