Jefferson County Virtual School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Jefferson County Virtual School
Jefferson County Virtual School is a public school based in Jefferson County, Colorado. It is part of the Jefferson County Public School system and offers students a unique educational opportunity. The school is an online learning platform that provides students with the ability to take courses at their own pace and in the comfort of their own home.
The school provides students with a variety of courses in the areas of math, science, English, social studies, and more. Students can also take elective courses such as music, art, and physical education. Students have access to a variety of resources including online tutors, interactive learning tools, and an online library.
The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities such as clubs, sports, and field trips. These activities help students stay engaged and connected to their peers. The school also provides students with the opportunity to participate in a variety of online events such as webinars, competitions, and other activities.
Jefferson County Virtual School provides students with a quality education that is tailored to their individual needs and interests. It is an excellent option for students who are looking for a flexible and convenient way to earn their high school diploma.
2100 18th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35209
K – 12
Overview Jefferson County Virtual School
Jefferson County Virtual School serves 285 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Jefferson County Virtual School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Jefferson County Virtual School
Jefferson County Virtual School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Jefferson County Virtual School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.