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DoDEA Virtual School K-8 Option

DVS K-8 Overview

Welcome to the DoDEA K-8 Virtual School Option.  DoDEA is pleased to present this alternative to face-to-face learning as we all address the exceptional needs brought about by the CoVID-19 pandemic this year. We look forward to an exciting year as we have become one of the largest entities in DoDEA!

Students enrolled in grades K-8 through the Virtual School Option will attend fully accredited online courses taught by DoDEA certified teachers and supported by DoDEA certified staff members.  Whether you are enrolled in the Virtual School Option for one semester or for the entire 2020-21 school year, you will receive an education that has been aligned to DoDEA College and Career Readiness Standards.

Please visit the Virtual Option page to learn more about the difference between full-tlme -in person school and full-time virtual learning, as well as to access general information about the Virtual Option, parent responsibilities, and frequently asked questions.

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Disabilities Awareness Month for Students with Disabilities

Disabilities Awareness Month for Students with Disabilities

February 26, 2021 March is Disabilities Awareness month! DoDEA is committed to increasing awareness and promoting independence, integration, and inclusion of all students with disabilities. DoDEA provides a range of support to students with disabilities – from accommodations to specialized instruction in the classroom.
Race, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Race, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

February 17, 2021 Challenging every DoDEA employee to be courageous, persistent and effective in confronting and resolving racial and cultural issues that impact everyone but disproportionately impact the academic and social emotional success of students of color.

Getting Started

  • Contact local DoDEA school to request courses and receive student Google email account & password.
  • Following course enrollment, access materials through our Learning Management System, Schoology..  Use Google email account to login.

DVS Help Desk RequestUse this form to request technical support. The first available Educational Technologist will respond.

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Upcoming Events

DVS K-8 Calendar

Note: All students enrolled in the Virtual School Option will follow the DVS calendar. Your student’s academic year while enrolled in the Virtual School Option may be slightly different from your local school calendar, to include holidays.

Local school closures for inclement weather or teacher training do not impact the DVS calendar, and DVS students are expected to continue working from home.