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Home School Student Opportunities

 
 
Elkin City Schools encourages area home school students to take advantage of courses offered on our campuses to increase
opportunities for academic and social involvement . Home school students are eligible to enroll as a part-time student in
grades 7 through 12 and receive credit for courses offered in our regular program.
 
 
Students interested in enrolling part-time must meet the following requirements :
 
  • Be enrolled in a minimum of two courses per semester for high school or 180 minutes daily for middle school.
  • Show proof of homeschool enrollment and attendance.
  • Provide documentation to meet any enrolled course prerequisites.
  • Follow all Elkin City Schools and Elkin Middle/High School policies for attendance, behavior, grading and assessment.
 
 
Benefits
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  • Increased opportunities for academic and social engagement
  • Attend public school setting on a part-time basis
  • Expanded course opportunities
  • Courses available online, on campus or hybrid
  • Participate in Career and College Promise Courses o r Dual Enrollment and earn college credit at no cost
  • Earn a high school diploma from your home school and Elkin High School
  • Ability to participate in internship and apprenticeship opportunities
  • Participate in student organizations such as Future Business Leaders of America, Future Health Professionals, BETA Club, Fellowship of Christian Students and many others
  • Eligibility for additional scholarship opportunities
 
  • Take Advanced Placement courses with a live instructor
  • Participate in elective options such as band, chorus, art, JROTC, and Career Technical Education courses
  • Earn industry credentials such as Adobe Visual and Video Design Specialist Certifications in PhotoShop, Illustrator, InDesign and Premiere; Microsoft Office Specialists in Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Access; National Career Readiness Certification; CPR, First Aid, and Certified Nursing Assistant and many others at no cost to the student
  • Participate in high school athletics when enrolled in three courses per semester and meet all NCHSAA requirements
  • Participate in middle school athletics when passing a minimum of three core classes (may be a combination of public and home school classes)
 
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
 
Contact the principal or guidance counselor to schedule a campus tour or receive more information.
 
ELKIN HIGH SCHOOL
Mr. Joel Hoyle, Principal
(336) 835-3138
 
ELKIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Mrs. Amanda Burton
(336) 835-3175
 
 
 
 
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