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Florida Virtual School Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 27, 2017

Florida Virtual School (FLVS®) joins the nation in celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15). FLVS will host several distinguished guest authors and speakers from the Hispanic community. These speakers will share their stories about how their Hispanic heritage has greatly impacted their lives.

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FLORIDA VIRTUAL SCHOOL FULL TIME STUDENTS HEAD BACK TO SCHOOL FOR THE 2017-18 SCHOOL YEAR

Aug 30, 2017

Florida Virtual School Full Time (FLVS Full Time), an accredited, tuition-free online public school serving grades Kindergarten-12 statewide, welcomed students back to school this month for the start of the 2017-18 academic year. 

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Florida Virtual School Wins Education Technology CODiE Award

Aug 10, 2017

Florida Virtual School (FLVS) received a 2017 SIIA CODiE Award in the Best Coding & Computational Thinking Solution category for its Foundations of Programming course. 

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Orlando Resident Shines as the Lead Role in National Broadway Tour of Matilda the Musical

Aug 10, 2017

Triple threat Savannah Elmer, of Orlando, may only be 11 years old, but she is already a Broadway star. The sixth grader is a rising actress, singer, and dancer and just recently wrapped up the first national Broadway tour of Matilda the Musical as the leading role.

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Florida Virtual School Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary

Aug 01, 2017

The 20-year anniversary of Florida Virtual School (FLVS) is not only a milestone for the first statewide Internet-based school in the United States, but is also a time capsule for virtual education. FLVS, which is known as a pioneer in the online education field, has grown considerably in size and impact since its inception. 

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