Washakie #1 Online is a fully accredited online virtual school for students in grades K-12. Washakie #1 Online is well established and has been serving local familes with a variety of needs since 2008. Washakie #1 Online offers a rigorous curriculum that is fully aligned to and inclusive of Wyoming Content and Performance Standards. All courses have been approved by the Wyoming Department of Education.
Washakie #1 Online uses local course instructors who are fully certified in their content areas. Student support is available onsite at all schools through Title I Reading (K-8), after school tutoring (K-12), and at Worland High School via our Alternative Education Program which is fully staffed with a bilingual director. Students particiapte in beginning of the year screening and end of year assessments such as WY-TOPP.
Families who are interested in Washakie No. 1 Online please contact Jody Rakness at the district office 347-9286 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org to register. If Jody is unavailable, please ask for Natasha Swalstad. Families must assure the district that an at home Learning Coach will be available full time to create a school “structure,” and to oversee and monitor student progress.
At the high school level, Washakie #1 Online offers students the opportunity to take online course for the following reasons:
The district provides all technology, curriculum and supplies for each course/grade level.
For the 2020-21 school year, Washakie No. 1 Online is accepting local students only. However, as with the district’s Brick and Mortar policy, out of district students may request to participate in Washakie #1 Online courses by completing the district’s “Out of District Request to Attend” form. This form requires the approval of the district Superintendent.