Frequently Asked Questions - Fall 2021 Online Learning

  • Below are common questions about the Fall 2021 online learning options. Note that online learning this coming fall will be different from what students experienced last school year. Questions about your student-specific needs should be directed to your student's building administrator. If you have a question that is not answered here, feel free to email

Full Online Instruction (Kindergarten - Grade 12)

  • What will the full online experience be like for students in Fall 2021?

  • What curriculum will be used for full online classes?

  • How much time can I expect my student to spend in online classes?

  • Will there be an OSD contact to help?

  • How long do I have to commit to the full online instructional model?

  • If I am interested in full online instruction for fall 2021, what do I do next?

  • How were the 3rd party learning partners, Edmentum and Stride Learning, selected for full online instruction?

  • What if we want to change our mind about full online learning before the semester is over?

  • Will fully online students be required to come into schools?

  • How do I know if the fully online option is best for my student?

  • What is my role as a parent / caregiver in supporting my student(s) with full online learning?

  • How will my student receive services like ELL, advanced learning, and special education services?

  • Is there a fully online instructional option for 4K learners?

  • When will health and safety procedures be finalized?

OHS Blended Learning Options (Grades 9-12)

  • Will OHS continue to offer blended schedule options?

  • How are blended course offerings determined?

  • If I am interested in taking 1-2 blended courses for fall 2021, what do I do next?

  • Will there be any in-person attendance required for blended courses?

  • What if I have additional questions about OHS online / blended options?