PA Virtual has the highest percentage of students that score Proficient and Advanced on PSSAs among all K-12 PA cyber charter schools.


PA Virtual students’ SAT
scores rank in the Top
10% of all charter schools

And, the Top 25% of
all PA public schools

PA Virtual has one of the highest graduation rates amongst cyber charter schools.


Brigham Young, Bucknell, Carnegie Mellon,
Drexel, Emerson, Harvard, Moravian,
Penn State, Pratt, Rice, Seton Hall, Temple,
Univ. of Pennsylvania, Univ. of Pittsburgh,
Univ. of Virginia, and more 

PA Virtual has been awarded one of
the top 3 positions in Central Penn
Parents Family Favorites Contest

for the categories of Best Cyber
School and Best Charter School
for 7 years in a row.




of full-time staff have been with
PA Virtual for 5 years or more

Exceptional Accomplishments

Of the Highly-qualified PA Virtual Teaching Staff

  • 100% of full-time teachers are Highly Qualified, PA Certified.
  • 59% of PA Virtual teachers have obtained a Masters Degree or above.
  • The average tenure of teachers is 8 years.
  • The average years of experience of our teachers is 14 years.
  • Our full-time teachers complete over 120 hours of professional development per year. In comparison to the PA Department of Education’s requirement of 180 hours of professional development every five years.

Of the PA Virtual Staff

  • 93% of full-time staff have a Bachelor’s Degree or above.
  • 54% of full-time staff have a Master’s Degree or above.
  • The average years of experience of our teachers is 14 years.
  • The average years of experience of our Executive Leadership is 23 years.
  • The average years of experience of our Senior Leadership is 16 years.

PA Virtual Gets You Where You Want to Go

More than 60% of PA Virtual High School graduates are accepted into their first choice in colleges.

National Honor Society at PA Virtual

PA Virtual’s Middle School and High School are accredited members of the National Honor Society.

PA Virtual Has State-wide Acceptance

PA Virtual enrolls students from all 67 counties of the state.


2010–Nicholas Cericola Memorial Award

2010–American Pioneer of Teaching Award
2009–Parents’ Choice, Best Public School in Pennsylvania
2010–Award of Excellence in Student Services
2011–Promising Practices Award

 2013–Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year Award