FLVS Corkboard: April Highlights

By on April 20th, 2018

We were once approaching April and now we’re rapidly advancing toward May!

Not only are there lots of activities, schoolwork, and projects going on, but incredible volunteer efforts as well. FLVS would like to take a moment to thank all the FLVS Full Time 6-12 grade students and families who participated in our FLVS Earth/Environmental Day across the state. View photos here!

Want to join in other upcoming activities? We have several to choose from!

Shakespeare Festival

William Shakespeare, English poet, playwright, and actor, is an undeniable and unforgettable literary figure. His 37 plays and 154 sonnets are considered the most important and enduring ever written. FLVS is proud to host the 10th Annual Shakespeare Festival on April 25-26.

Here is the schedule of live lessons and presentations that celebrate his life, work, and continued influence.

Wednesday, April 25:

  • Disorders of Shakespeare (Psychology 1) @ 6 pm, Room 1
  • FAC Shakespeare Musical (Fine Art Club) @ 7pm, Room 2
  • Shakespeare Modernized (Book Club) @ 8pm, Room 1

Thursday, April 26:

  • STEAMy Shakespeare (STEAM) @ 5pm, Room 1
  • Much Ado about Nothing- Literacy Team @ 6pm, Room 2
  • Midsummer Night’s Dream Short Story (Creative Writing Club) @ 7pm, Room 1
  • Roman Influences in Macbeth (Latin Club) @ 8pm, Room 2

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Chess Club

The FLVS Chess Club is hosting a schoolwide Chess Tournament!

Join the fun on Thursday, May 3. The tournament will be single elimination with prizes for first and second place. Students interested in playing should email Mr. Lambart at tlambart@flvs.net by Friday, April 27.

Please include your name, whether you are in FLVS Full Time or FLVS Flex, and chess level (beginner, intermediate, or advanced).

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week begins Monday, May 7. Have an outstanding teacher at FLVS (or two or three or more!) you’d like to give a shout out to?

Consider posting a personal message on the FLVS Facebook page or on Instagram or Twitter using hashtag #FLVSTAW. They appreciate YOU and your words of encouragement so much.

Upcoming Webinar: NCAA Info Session

Are you a student athlete? Have you ever dreamed of playing sports in college? If you answered “Yes” to either of these questions, join the FLVS School Counseling Team on Tuesday, May 22 at 6:30 p.m. EST for our “NCAA Information Session!” We will be covering important NCAA eligibility requirement updates and provide great tips on how to make sure you are on your way to playing competitive college sports.

Visit www.tinyurl.com/FLVScounselors on May 22 at 6:30 to get in the game!

Summer Enrollment

Taking courses during the summer is perfect because you can:

  • Learn a new language
  • Fulfill your online graduation requirement
  • Get ahead on your courses
  • Make up a course credit
  • Explore an interesting elective not offered at your school
  • Earn an industry certification

Check out our featured courses for summer and sign up today!

Get to Know FLVS Full Time

By on March 5th, 2018

FLVS Full Time is a tuition-free online public school that gives students the freedom to follow their own unique path to learning and build one-on-one relationships with teachers. Students enrolled with FLVS Full Time take all of their classes (a total of six online courses) following the standard school year.

In today’s blog post, two students share why they chose FLVS Full Time and describe a typical day as an online learning student. Continue reading

Spring is Just Around the Corner!

By on January 9th, 2018

Have you signed up for your spring courses yet?

If you’re a student taking courses with FLVS Flex, spring is a great time to get ahead, make up a credit, take a course that isn’t offered at school, or satisfy your online course graduation requirement for high school. Continue reading

FLVS Corkboard: Thanksgiving Edition

By on November 17th, 2017

And just like that, fall is nearly complete and the winter holidays are upon us! We know these months are bustling with activities both at school and at home, so we are combining your November and December highlights. Here are some of the activities happening at FLVS!   Continue reading

FLVS Corkboard: October Highlights

By on October 24th, 2017

October is full of outstanding events, and there are many spectacular (and some spooktacular) ones you can be a part of with FLVS. First, October is National Bullying Prevention month which unites communities around the world to educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention. Standing up against bullying is something FLVS takes very seriously. Join FLVS and the FLVS Full Time Middle School and wear orange on Wednesday, Oct. 25, to show unity against bullying.

Here are other notable activities happening this month. Continue reading

FLVS Corkboard: September Highlights

By on September 27th, 2017

If you live in Florida, there’s a 99.9 percent chance you’ll agree that September brought a mix of crazy, stressful, devastating, miserable, and frustrating emotions. Hurricane Irma affected Florida in a massive way. Thank you for reaching out and sharing with us how you and your family are doing. We hope you are well and enjoy your September Highlights. Continue reading

FLVS Corkboard: Back to School Edition

By on August 24th, 2017

Some of you may be new to FLVS and others have been with us through the summer, but we want to officially welcome everyone to the start of the 2017-18 school year!

This year marks our 20th anniversary, and we could not be more excited. FLVS has come a long way from our humble beginnings in 1997 when we opened our virtual doors. Now we are celebrating 20 years of innovative student learning! Check out our video, milestones, pinboard, and more at flvs.net/20-years.

You can also subscribe to the blog to view our 20-year series! Continue reading