Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


What courses are approved to be multidivisional courses? 

(Pending approval)  Kindergarten, First and Second Grade Language Arts and Math Courses are approved, thereforere we are able to partner with public schools to offer these courses via online instruction.

What is a hybrid program?

A program that allows the learning experience to be customized around the needs of students. A hybrid program gives students both the experience of learning in a classroom and the personalization provided by online learning. R.I.S.E. Hybrid Academy’s Program is a research based program that focuses on excellence and does not discriminate because of income restrictions or special needs.

What is the cost for students to attend?

The cost to attend is based on the site in which you attend the program. Students who choose the Students who are homeschooled or chose to utilize the program through the approved tutor option can go directly to the website and get specific pricing based on the options they choose.

How are students selected for admission?

All students who apply that will be entering the Kindergarten to second grade are eligible for admission. As of third grade students are taken if they are able to pass the placement tests with qualifying scores. There are no restrictions on the minimum or maximum number of students that can take any course.

Are scholarships available?

Yes. Through utilizing the Virginia Tax Credit scholarship program, students who meet income requirements are able to receive partial to full scholarships to participating sites.


Are students from all types of schools eligible to apply?

Yes. Students currently attending public, parochial, and private schools may apply and attend.