Spring Term 2020

During Spring term, students should expect to productively participate daily and work approximately 5-7 hours a week in both online and offline activities to complete all requirements for an A or B (.5 unit) class. Students taking a Y course (1.0 unit) or two .5 unit courses (such as Health AND Personal Fitness) should expect to productively participate daily and work approximately 10-15 hours a week in both online and offline activities to complete all requirements for the class. Students may work ahead but must meet all course work deadlines as prescribed in the Course Schedule found in each Cobb Virtual Academy course.

The Cobb Virtual Academy does not administer early testing and there are no makeup dates for Personal Fitness Pre-Fitness Session, final exams and/or EOC testing. See the link at the bottom of this page for EOC and Final Exam schedule.

Online Registration

Monday, December 16 at 9 AM - Thursday, January 23 at Noon*
*Personal Fitness online registration closes Friday, January 10 at Noon

Please note: Cobb County School District policy does not allow schedule changes after the first ten (10) days of school in the Fall and Spring terms. Students registering for a CVA course after this 10-day period may have the course request denied by their local school.

Personal Fitness Pre-Fitness and Equipment Training Sessions

Students that register for CVA Personal Fitness must attend one of the session listed below. The student must attend and should wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Last name begins A - L: Tuesday, January 14 at 4:30 PM
Last name begins M - Z: Thursday, January 16 at 4:30 PM
All sessions are held at the CVA Learning Center at Cobb Horizon and last approximately 1.5 hours. This provides the students adequate time to complete the state-mandated FitnessGram and receive equipment and training. Students who fail to attend one of the sessions above may be withdrawn from their CVA Personal Fitness course with no refund.

Equipment Return Date: Wednesday, April 29 4:00 - 6:00 PM*
*Anyone may return the equipment

Tuition Student - Last Day to Withdraw with Partial Refund

Personal Fitness Students: Friday, January 10 at Noon
All Other Students: Friday, January 24 at Noon

Cobb Virtual Academy allows withdrawals, less a $75 registration fee, through noon on the Friday prior to the first mandatory Pre-Fitness session. (See above for Pre-Fitness session dates.) After that date, refunds will not be given for student withdrawals from Personal Fitness. For all other courses, Cobb Virtual Academy will allow withdrawals, less a $75 registration fee, through noon on the date posted above.

Tuition Student - Last Day to Withdraw with No Refund

Friday, May 1 at Noon

Click Here for Withdrawal Information

Online Orientation

Students are enrolled in the mandatory student orientation immediately upon completing the registration process. Students should check their "Welcome to CVA" email that contains login and orientation instructions.

Students should complete the online student orientation within 48 hours of receiving the first "Welcome to CVA" email. Teachers will not grade any coursework until the student has completed the orientation. Failure to complete the orientation could result in withdrawal from CVA.

Walk-In Registration

Wednesday, January 29 at 4:00 PM at the CVA Learning Center
Students must attend to complete their orientation and a course introduction. Tuition students must pay at time of registration.

Course Due Dates

Students should begin work as soon as they complete the mandatory online student orientation. A course schedule with all due-dates and assignments is available in each course.

Last Day to Submit Course Work

Students must follow the course schedule located in their class. No course work will be accepted after Thursday, April 30 at 11:59 PM 

EOCs and Final Exams

The following courses have a state-mandated EOC test:

  • English Language Arts
  • 9th Literature B, Y
  •  American Literature B, Y
  • Math
  • Algebra I B, Y
  • Geometry and Honors Geometry B, Y
  • Accelerated Algebra I/Geometry B, Y*
  • Accelerated Geometry/Algebra II A, Y*
  • Social Studies
  • Economics
  • US History B, Y
  • Science
  • Biology and Honors Biology B, Y
  • Physical Science B, Y

    EOC Tests: Students take EOCs at their local school
    . Talk with the local school testing coordinator or counselor to determine testing date and time.

    All Courses without EOCs have a Final Exam*

    Final Exams: Sunday, May 3 at 1 PM - Tuesday, May 5 at 8 PM
    Students are required to take the final assessments as scheduled. There are no makeup dates for EOC or final exams.

    *Accelerated Algebra I/Geometry B, Y and Accelerated Geometry/Algebra II A, Y have an EOC AND a Final Exam.