PCA Courses

Elementary

Students in K-5

  • Full time kindergarten through 5th grade students take courses through Accelerate Education and are called BUZZ courses.  The courses are aligned to PA standards and developmentally appropriate.
  • PCA teachers facilitate the courses, monitor student progress and achievement, provide thorough feedback, and deliver interventions when needed.  Teachers are in close contact with students.
  • Parents have an important role within PCA and serve as the “Learning Coach”.  Read the Learning Coach Guides for specific information. Course Guides for core subject areas are also provided. 

watch a demonstration of the k-5 platform
View course offerings in the program of study 

Curriculum, Learning Coaches Guide, and Required Materials

Secondary

Students in 6-12

  • Full time 6th-12th grade students take courses through Edgenuity.  The courses are aligned to PA standards and developmentally appropriate.
  • PCA teachers facilitate the courses, monitor student progress and achievement, provide thorough feedback, and deliver interventions when needed.
  • Teachers are in close contact with students. Each student will be assigned a mentor teacher that will help the student reach success. Students should expect to spend 45-60 minutes per subject each day.
Watch a sample algebra i lesson
View the student's online orientation
View Guided notes to help take a more active role in learning
View course offerings in the program of study