This is the Summer of Adventure!
We’re ready to lace up our hiking boots and get to work offering Summer School courses that will allow students to catch up, get ahead, or add flexibility to their schedule.
You don’t have to consult your trail map to find the right summer school partner. Families can put trust in Indiana Online along their journey to educational achievement. But don’t worry, our courses won’t be too in-tents…
We’ve put together all sorts of resources, guides, and downloadables for counselors, parents, and students. We look forward to another successful Summer School session!
Parents and Students
Taking an online summer course is a great opportunity for students to get ahead, learn at their own pace on a flexible schedule, and keep their minds active over the summer. Indiana Online offers a variety of online high school courses in partnership with over 300 high schools statewide. Our courses are developed and taught by licensed Indiana teachers and experts in their respective subject areas.
We’ve gathered everything you need to know about Summer School courses with Indiana Online.
2020 Summer School Guidelines
With Indiana Online, students can work at their own pace and time within the summer school parameters. Online courses are definitely more convenient and flexible but are in some ways more difficult. Online learning requires a significant commitment of time and effort in order to be successful. Students should commit to approximately 16 hours a week per course. Take a look at our Summer School guidelines.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Here we answer commonly asked questions we hear from parents and students about Indiana Online logistics.
Summer School Student Handbook
Download the Student Handbook to learn everything you need to know about expectations for Summer courses offered by Indiana Online.
Parent Guide to Online Learning
Designed for parents who are new to online learning, this comprehensive guide will help you determine if it’s right for your student. It outlines considerations, advice, and suggestions as you and your student make decisions.
How To Enroll
Enrolling with Indiana Online is easy. Here we outline the steps you need to get enrolled.
Are you ready for Summer School?
Your support of the students who are enrolled in Indiana Online is key to their success. You’ll have access to the student’s progress and grades throughout the session, as well as final exam information and the final grade.
If you’re interested in learning more about partnering with us for online summer school, please review the agreement or reach out to us.
Summer Communication Kit
Does your Summer School program include Indiana Online courses?
Our Summer Communication Kit was created to make your life easier. These resources will be useful as you send communications about Indiana Online Summer School learning options to staff, parents, and students at your school.
This kit contains:
- The 2020 Summer School Contract
- 1 print-ready flyer you can distribute around your school
- 1 editable flyer you can create and distribute
- 1 summer course catalog with the list of all our summer learning options
- 1 digital postcard you can distribute
- 2 printable infographics that educate students and parents
- 1 email copy template you can modify for parents
- 1 folder containing Indiana Online logos
SUMMER School Agreement for Public Schools
With summer school rapidly approaching, Indiana Online would like to partner with Indiana public schools to deliver a variety of quality courses in order to meet your students’ needs. To expedite the Summer Session option for your high school students, please complete the Agreement and return to Indiana Online by March 31, 2020.
Summer School Flyer
Download this flyer and use it to promote summer schools opportunities at your school! Plus, give students 10 reasons why they should take online summer courses.
Create your own flyer with our editable templates. Click the “Create a Copy” button below to make a copy in Google Slides, or click the “Download Now” button to download the PPT template. Instructions are provided for your convenience in the notes at the bottom.
Summer Course Catalog
You can view the summer school catalog with the list of all our online summer courses. You can also share a copy of this catalog with parents and students who are interested in online Summer School courses.
Summer School Postcard
Want to provide s’more info about online summer school to students? Share our postcard or request for us to send them to you.
Indiana Online’s flexible learning environment allows Summer students to achieve their educational goals. You can use these infographics (Profile of a Successful Online Learner and 10 Reasons Students Take Online Summer Courses) to educate students and parents on the benefits of online learning courses and the skills needed to succeed in them.
Email to Parents
Need content to help promote summer courses to parents? Use our email copy template and customize it based on your specific guidelines. Click below to download.
Logos and Usage
Feel free to use any logos needed for your communications to staff, students, and parents. However, please do not alter any logos or use additional elements.
Interested in setting up an online summer school program at your school?
If you’re an educational decision-maker interested in setting up an online summer program at your school or district, please fill out the form below.