Sisters Online School
Sisters Educational Options (SEO) is a premier public online learning experience that serves Sisters area students in grades K-12. We are an educational support system designed to give students, in partnership with families, a great education.
We have partnered with K12, Oregon Virtual Education, and Edmentum’s Plato to offer a diverse learning experience at every level. Our goal is to offer award winning curriculum and a learning experience that engages young minds with a rich combination of online interactive and offline hands-on learning.
We are a high-quality public school program that offers the innovative use of technology as well as individualized learning plans for each student that accommodate a wide variety of learning styles.
We promote a flexible learning environment that allows students to work 24 / 7 on their classes from any computer with internet access. Students can work ahead to challenge themselves and complete classes at a faster pace.
Research shows that in 2000, there were 45,000 students enrolled in one or more online classes in grades K-12.* In 2009, that number jumped to over 3 million students, showing a 700% growth rate.* In 2010, the number of students taking one or more online classes in grades K-12 was over 4 million.** By 2019, it is estimated that over 50% of high school courses will be offered online.**
*The Rise of K12 Blended Learning, 2011
**Education Week, 2011