Steps to Enrolling in the Home Education Program

The parent who assumes responsibility for educating a child at home may do so by providing grade level appropriate curriculum or use a virtual education program. If you choose not to use a virtual education program, proceed to completing the Letter of Intent.

Step I: Choosing a Virtual Program

Prior to completing a Letter of Intent, please set up your child’s Orange County Virtual School (OCVS) or Florida Virtual School (FLVS) account.

Orange County Virtual School

Orange County Virtual School is a district supported virtual school, where highly qualified Orange County educators provide instruction.  Please note: if your child has a received a Level 4 infraction, they are ineligible to participate in OCVS, but they may register with FLVS. 

To sign up for OCVS click the link below. You must use the FLVS portal to sign up for Orange County Virtual School. When completing the application you will be given a prompt to choose Orange County Virtual.

Sign up here for Orange County Virtual School  For directions for enrolling in a course and creating an account with OCVS. Get the elementary registration guide here.

Florida Virtual School (FLEX)

The FLVS FLEX program is a state accredited virtual program. To sign up for FLVS (FLEX) click here: Florida Virtual School 

Step II: Letter of Intent 

Non OCPS Students 

For students who are entering school for the first time or coming from out of district or state use the following link: 

Letter of Intent - Non OCPS Students 

Current OCPS Students

For students who are current OCPS students, use the link below. In addition, a withdrawal form from the last school attended is required to be uploaded.

Letter of Intent - Current OCPS Students

Please note the following: Requests are processed in the order in which they are received. Incomplete applications will not be processed.