Soon to be OFL graduates publicly announce the name of the university they will attend in the fall The San Gabriel Valley of Opportunities for Learning region consists of 5 school sites – City of Industry, Duarte, Pasadena, Irwindale and West Covina. In total, 15 graduating seniors signed letters of intent to attend UC Riverside, […]
The summer before ninth grade is both an exciting and daunting time for students. Soon they will be entering a new school, taking more advanced coursework, and will be held responsible for keeping up grades for college. It certainly sounds like a time that they should be relaxing before these new responsibilities take hold! However, […]
Colleges and universities come in all shapes and sizes. And now that you’ve started receiving your acceptance letters, it’s time to make a final decision. We’ve been there, too, so we’d like to offer some advice to help you make the right choice.
Meet Sidney, the newest intern to join the OFL Marketing team! A recent OFL graduate, Sidney’s alma mater is continuing to help positively shape his future. Here is what he has to say about his time working for OFL.
Summer school offers a great opportunity to retake a class for a better grade, catch up on credits, or take a fun elective. However, many students don’t like the idea of losing opportunities to travel, work a summer job, or play on with a sports team. Opportunities For Learning’s FREE summer school program offers all of the above opportunities without sacrificing the freedoms of summer. Below are just a few of the benefits OFL offers.
Opportunities for Learning (OFL) Public Charter Schools officially welcomed students, staff and community members to its new Canyon Country center Friday. The center, now located at 18824 Soledad Canyon Rd., was moved to accommodate the school’s growing enrollment and increased support services. Peggy Wilson, enrollment and outreach specialist for Santa Clarita Valley/Ventura OFL Public Charter […]
Ah, summer. The smell of freedom, chlorine, freshly cut grass, and…dropping math and reading levels? While students may enjoy the long break from school, research shows that their educational progress does not. The two to three month learning hiatus can lead to major setbacks for already struggling students, resulting in lower standardized test scores, unhealthy […]
The safety and welfare of our students and staff is our highest priority. We recently completed water testing for the drinking water at all OFL locations and are happy to announce that final results are within safe limits as established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
If you aren’t familiar with blended learning, don’t worry, you aren’t alone. We’re here to help! Blended learning is a term for an educational model that employs various instructional methods to teach kids, often including traditional classroom settings, independent study courses, virtual learning (also known as online learning), and other, more innovative methods like social/emotional […]
Virtual high school, often called online high school, is growing in popularity as an alternative to traditional high school. Whether you’re a student or a parent of a student considering attending a virtual high school, we’ll highlight the top benefits of an online education. But first, let’s go over what a virtual high school actually […]