"Eliana loves FLVS FT because she can ‘learn at home and be with family.’ She looks forward to learning more and more! It is a joy to see her learning new concepts and having FLVS FT supporting her all the way!" — Eliana's Mom

Eliana Baltodano

Elementary School Student


"I love teaching at FLVS FT because it affords me the opportunity to get to know not only my students, but their families as well."

Jaclyn Poe

Elementary School Teacher


"I didn’t realize how much I was missing until we found FLVS FT. I get to see my son the moment he has those ‘light bulb’ moments and hear the excitement in his voice as new discoveries are made."

Kimberly Woodlief

FLVS FT Parent

Welcome to Florida Virtual School Full Time

Florida Virtual School and Connections Academy, both longtime leaders in online learning, have joined forces to become Florida Virtual School Full Time (FLVS FT).

Florida Virtual School Full Time offers a new form of school that students in grades Kindergarten–12 can attend from home, tuition-free. This unique virtual school provides:

  • The expertise and accountability of publicly funded education
  • Strong parental involvement
  • The flexibility of online classes
  • Florida-certified teachers
  • Textbooks and other curriculum materials
  • Online resources such as instructional tools, movies, and encyclopedias
  • Student clubs and activities

Get to Know Florida Virtual School Full Time

Students, parents and teachers of our Florida Virtual School Full Time share their thoughts on schedule flexibility, individualized learning approaches, teacher accessibility, student body, and socialization opportunities of our virtual school in Florida.

Parent Satisfaction

Each year we ask Florida families to rate our school. Our parents review us on a number of criteria including student progress, teacher support, and quality of the curriculum.

This year, 92% of the Florida Virtual School Full Time parents who were surveyed agreed that they would recommend our school to other parents. Check out the latest survey results to see how FLVS FT parents felt about our virtual school program.

Mission Statement

Connections Academy’s mission is to help each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized learning program. Florida Virtual School aims to deliver a high-quality, technology-based education that provides the skills and knowledge students need for success.

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