Frequently Asked Questions
Is there someone available to help me with my homework?
The primary role of NOVA is to provide support to students
with their course work. Providing
one-on-one support via phone, e-mail and Web conferencing.
How much time do students spend on the computer?
amount of time a student spends on the computer varies by grade.
Younger students spend approximately 10%, middle school students spend
about 30%, and high school students spend about 50% of their time
working on the computer.
Do you require that students enroll in a full course load or do they have the options of enrolling in individual courses?
Students can enroll in a full course load or in individual courses.
Students choose to enroll in individual courses for different reasons:
- To gain experience with online learning
- To take courses that aren't available in their regular school curriculum
- To get ahead in their studies
- To make up for missed classes
How do you work with children who are gifted?
If you want a more challenging program of study, NOVA's innovative,
flexible, student-focused education is for you. Students study
on their own time and at their own pace, so to the extent that you want
to be challenged, the pace of other students is not a factor. NOVA
offers advanced courses at both the high school and middle school