Case Studies
August 22
2017
Small District Meets Rigorous State Standards and Gives Students More Options

Santa Anna ISD is a small, rural school district that serves a primarily at-risk student…

Case Studies

05/26/2017

Fullerton Joint Union High School District, CA

Continuing Partnership Expands Learning Options Fullerton Joint UHSD offers online learning to students through the iSierra Online Academy, so they already had the infrastructure in place to offer the new health course online. Since 2010, the district…

03/13/2017

City School District of Albany, NY

A Six-Year Partnership Began with Credit Recovery In 2011, Albany teamed with Apex Learning to launch a credit recovery program enabling struggling students to graduate on time. The program started with a Saturday Academy for credit recovery, and over…

02/16/2017

Troy City School District, NY

Students Succeed When They Have Options for Learning When students enter the Alternative Learning Program, a liaison coordinator and counselor reviews their transcripts to determine if they need Apex Learning Courses to recover credits and/or Tutorials…

09/02/2016

North Little Rock School District, AR

The search for a better digital curriculum solution The Academy looked at several digital curriculum providers that would help them effectively address the challenges of their students, overcome its absentee problem, and enable credit recovery.  The…

08/31/2016

Cabot Public School District, AR

Serving At-Risk Students The Academic Center of Excellence opened in 2004 with about 30 students, and it now serves 250 students. In 2014, they added an additional program called ACE-North. Students come to ACE for a variety of reasons: they have …

01/08/2015

Hartford Public Schools, CT

Identifying the Need for Change Hartford Public Schools serves a diverse student body with a broad range of challenges that could lead to students dropping out of high school. "We have a lot of students who are struggling in the traditional…

12/15/2014

Catoosa County Public Schools, GA

Creating a Pathway to College and Career Like many public school districts, Catoosa County Public Schools serves a number of students who require an alternative to the traditional classroom - either because they are not succeeding in the setting or…

08/19/2014

Alternative Learning Center, Oceanside Unified School District, CA

Creating a Pathway to College and Career Located on the campus of Ocean Shores High School (OSHS), the ALC provides students who have been unsuccessful in the traditional classroom with an alternative route to graduation. Some students enroll because…

03/14/2014

City School District of Albany, NY

Addressing the Challenge Initially, the district launched the intervention program as part of a Saturday Academy for at-risk students in need of recovering credits. Students completed course work using Apex Learning Comprehensive Courses, moving through…

02/09/2013

Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation, IN

Providing Academic Choice Providing academic choice is a priority for Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation (EVSC). When Indiana ruled that a computer could be considered a textbook, EVSC saw an opportunity to incorporate digital learning into its…