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Virtual Learning Program

Students who participate in travel sports, Olympic Development Programs or extensive competitive training no longer have to be counted absent or considered truant. The Tuscaloosa City Schools offers a no-cost, online school available to high school students living within the TCS attendance zones. By enrolling as a part-time online student, you now have the benefit of extending your learning with virtual courses that can be accessed anywhere, anytime. Full time students must be approved by the Deputy Superintendent prior to enrollment.

TCS offers a non-traditional public education provided through the Virtual Learning Program. These courses are developed and taught by highly-qualified, certified teachers or facilitated through an online curriculum aligned to the Alabama Department of Education College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS).

This is a fully-accredited virtual school learning program, powered by Edmentum. Contact your school's counselor or the director of college and career readiness at 205-759-3700.  

Courses available include:

  • Core Courses: Build a strong foundation with our comprehensive offering of core curriculum including mathematics, English language arts, science, and social studies courses.
  • Advanced Placement: Ensure you are prepared on test day with courses that address 100% of the standards defined by the College Board Advanced Placement® Program.
  • Academic Support: Improve skills in specific subject areas to advance to the appropriate grade level in order to ensure credit-bearing course readiness.
  • Electives: Improve skills in specific subject areas to advance to the appropriate grade level in order to ensure credit-bearing course readiness.

Contact

Teaching & Learning
Dr. James Darin Pope
Deputy Superintendent of Teaching & Learning
205-759-3530
Email James Darin Pope

Links

TCS Virtual Program Application

Formulario de solicitud para el programa virtual (Virtual Program Application in Spanish)