Jefferson Parish public school students who prefer not to attend class on campuses will have the option of an all-virtual school this year.
School officials introduced the Virtual Jefferson program yesterday aims to provide students and families with an all at-home learning option.
Under the program, students will remain a student at their district school and will be eligible to participate in all extra-curricular activities offered at their school.
According to officials, for students in grades K through 8, the program will offer instruction in English, math, science and social studies, while high school students will receive instruction in courses required for graduation.
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