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School and Home Instruction Program (SHIP)

SHIP exists to assist and support home-schooling parents as they educate their middle and high school students.

ship-logoOption 1: SHIP
Students in grades 7-12 can enroll in 1, 2, or 3 classes at SVCA and do not desire the oversight of SVCA for the remainder of their courses.

Option 2: Diploma SHIP
Students in grades 9-12 who desire a diploma from SVCA and academic oversight which includes portfolio reviews. (Seniors cannot enter the Diploma SHIP program if they have not been in the Diploma SHIP program at least one year prior to their senior year.  They can, however, enter the SHIP program.) 

There are many benefits for both SHIP and Diploma SHIP students. Some of them include:
• Assistance in evaluating curriculum
• Assistance in plotting a high school education plan
• PLAN/PSAT testing opportunities
• College counseling
• Athletic participation in SVCA’s sports programs provided that two classes are taken at SVCA
• Field trips
• School photos
• Chapels
• Senior trips
• Participation in SVCA’s graduation ceremony

Diploma SHIP students have these additional benefits:
• High School Diploma
• School Transcript
• Official cumulative school records
• Free PLAN/PSAT testing
• Students can participate in one fine arts class at no additional charge 

For admissions questions or more information email our SHIP coordinator, Audrey Braun-Duin at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 July 2012 14:16


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