It's easy to get started.
To get started, you’ll want to check out the Stride K12-powered school options in your state and for your student’s grade level, interests, and needs. You can explore using the Find a School tool above.
Then what? It's time to start your enrollment. Here’s a step-by-step of what to expect. In most cases, you can complete enrollment in these three simple steps. You can also learn about mid-year enrollment if you’re looking for a change once the school year has already started.
Three Simple Steps to Enroll
Create Your Account
Get started by creating an account in our Parent Portal. This will give you access to your online application, real-time alerts, and quick links to important info.
Choose Your School
You have options! You can explore the Stride K12-powered schools available in your state before you enroll. Use the Find a School tool above to start your search.
Complete Admissions Questions
There's paperwork needed, such as proof of residency and birth certificates. The good news is, we're here to guide you each step of the way.
The Ultimate Enrollment Checklist
Beyond the paperwork required for enrollment, there are several exciting ways you can connect and get set for your student's success. Move beyond the basics and learn how you can maximize all the resources available to you on our Enrollment Checklist page. You can also download The Ultimate Checklist for Stride K12-Powered Online School Enrollment.
Frequently Asked Questions
Curious about K12-powered schooling? Read some of the most common questions.
How much does it cost?
Costs vary depending on which option you choose. K12-powered online public schools, available in many states, are tuition-free. K12 powers a variety of private school options, each of which has its own fee structure. You can also purchase courses directly for supplemental or independent homeschool use.
What are Stride K12's education standards?
The K12 team has developed a comprehensive program that provides children with an education that is comparable or superior to that provided by the nation's best public and private schools, regardless of demographic constraints.
Is the Stride K12 program accredited?
K12 is a Cognia-accredited corporation. Cognia is a global nonprofit working to advance excellence in education worldwide through accreditation, research, and professional services. As a Cognia-accredited corporation, K12 meets the highest standards of educational management. Additionally, individual K12-powered schools are accredited by a variety of respected accreditation bodies.
Still have questions? Call us!
Our enrollment consultants are happy to help.