Welcome to Orange County Virtual School


Preregistration Online Application


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Orange County Virtual School offers full-time enrollment options for students in grades K-12. Full-time OCVS students are registered as
public school students, and are required to participate in state and district testing including FSA and EOC and other district testing. A full time student can earn a standard Orange County high school diploma.

In order to be accepted as a full-time student with Orange County Virtual School for the 2021-2022 school year, students must meet the following criteria:

Grades K-5 criteria:
  1. Reside in Orange County
  2. Children who are five years old on or before September 1, 2021 are eligible to start kindergarten in August 2021.
  3. To enter first grade, a child must be six years old on or before September 1 and must have successfully completed kindergarten (Florida Statute 1003.21).
  4. Have demonstrated success in the previous 2 years of school.
  5. State/District testing scores FSA, FAIR, AIMS Webb, iReady, and other Assessments from the last two school years if available. If student is entering Kindergarten, no test scores required.
Grades 6-12 criteria:
  1. Reside in Orange County
  2. Have demonstrated success in the previous semester courses
  3. Have attained grade level proficiency on at least one of the following standardized test in the last school years:
    1. Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) (level 3 or higher)
    2. End of Course Exams (EOC) that student has already taken
    3. SAT Test (480 on evidence based reading/writing)
    4. ACT Test (18 on the reading/English sub tests)
    5. Iowa Test of Basic Skills (50th percentile or higher on the reading section)
    6. Grade level proficiency on an official standardized test administered by another public school system
Students who meet the requirements listed above must submit the online preregistration full-time student application.

Students currently enrolled in an OCPS school: Parents or Guardians only have to submit the online application. Students’ academic history and testing information is already in the data base for review. However, you will be contacted if additional information is needed.

Students currently enrolled in a Non-OCPS school: Parents or Guardians must submit students’ academic records (transcripts or report cards), any and all standardized test scores for review. Within a week of submission date please submit by fax to 407-317-3407 or email to ocvsvirtualfranchise_ss@ocps.net. In the subject line put OCVS Application, the student’s full name and student ID number and grade. example: OCVS Application Documents John Smith 480xxxxxxx Grade 11. You will be contacted if additional information is needed.

All students with special needs that currently have an Individual Educational Plan (IEP), or 504 Plan with accommodations must submit copies of current plan by fax to 407-317-3407 or email to ocvsvirtualfranchise_ss@ocps.net within a week of application submission date. In the subject line put OCVS Application, the student’s full name and student ID number and grade. example: OCVS Application Documents John Smith 480xxxxxxx Grade 11.


* Submitting an application does not guarantee enrollment to the Orange County Virtual School. Students must meet criteria for full-time enrollment in order to be accepted.



In order to proceed, please read the following statements.
  • To the best of my knowledge, my child meets the criteria to become a full-time student in Orange County Virtual School.
  • I understand my child will participate in the state and district assessments including but not limited to FSA, EOC and other required standardized assessments administered by Orange County Virtual School.
  • I understand my child will attend the mandatory orientation session with parent/guardian prior to being accepted for full-time enrollment by Orange County Virtual School.