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How San Diego Virtual School Works

With our free and accredited program, students have the opportunity to complete their middle and high school education with 100% online classes. With the flexibility of a web-based learning environment, students can achieve academic success with the help of one-on-one instruction with California certified teachers. Here’s how it works:


Requirements for Enrollment

  • Grades 6-12
  • Must be residents of San Diego, Orange, Riverside, Imperial County

Must enroll as a full-time student




Core Curriculum

  • Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Social Studies
  • Sciences

Additional Classes

  • Foreign Languages
  • Health Education
  • Electives


Our Individualized Approach

  • Students will be assigned a teacher who will contact them daily and help navigate their online classes.
  • They can come to one of our 3 locations for in-person help from teachers.
  • Students can address strengths and weakness without competing for teacher’s time.
  • Teachers use virtual online whiteboards to visually explain concepts.
  • Students develop a sense of responsibility for their academic success.


Graduation Requirements

  • English 40 credits
  • Mathematics 30 credits
  • Physical Education 20 credits
  • Life Science 10 credits
  • Physical Science 10 credits
  • World History 10 credits
  • US History 10 credits
  • American Government 5 credits
  • Economics 5 credits
  • Visual/Performing Arts or LOTE 10 credits
  • Electives 70 credits


Complete the Program

  • Receive a WASC accredited high school diploma.
  • Each graduating senior gets free college and career counseling

At San Diego Virtual School, we’re committed to student academic success. With our student-centered teaching approach and online core curriculum and electives, students have the opportunity to learn valuable life skills while achieving their learning goals.