Welcome, District Partners!
Please find below helpful links and resources to guide you during the current school year.
The 2017-18 School Year:Course List (PDF)Note: This document was current at the time of posting. For the most up-to-date list of courses, please browse the online catalog in Genius, our online enrollment system.BVA 2017-2018 Student Handbook Coming soon!This document provides comprehensive information to orient students to BVA's policies, provide key support resources, and offer best practices for online success.Academic Calendar (PDF)Key Dates to Remember:
August 28: First Student Day
November 2: End of 1st Quarter
December 22-January 1: Winter Break
January 19: End of 2nd Quarter / First Semester
March 28: End of 3rd Quarter
March 29-31: Spring Break
June 6: End of 4th Quarter / All Classes Close
June 7: Last Student DayEnrollment:Enroll Students Online in Genius SIS: http://bva.geniussis.comCourse enrollment is done through our online student information system, Genius. Your account credentials will have been provided to you by your student support liaison. If you need assistance accessing Genius, contact Jill Eible, Registrar, at firstname.lastname@example.org.Using Genius SIS (PDF)Course enrollment is done through our online student information system, Genius. This guide for district partners will provide a tour of Genius and its features.Technology:Minimum technology required for your school's or students' laptops to fully experience BVA courseware.If you're using BVA computers, all software is pre-installed. If you're using your own computers, use this guide to help you install the programs you need.
Academic Teachers (* denotes Department Chair)
English: Ms. Theresa Murphy*, Mrs. Gabrielle Novia-Valle, Mrs. Tracy Boswell, Mrs. Laura Harris
Math: Mrs. Lorraine Harmer*, Mrs. Lisa Miller, Mrs. Kathy Houghton, Mrs. Suzanne Lezoche
Social Studies: Mr. Andrew Wagner*, Mr. Mike Stanley, Mr. Bryant Aragona, Mr. Joe Bonnette
Science: Mrs. Jackie Brodsky*, Mr. Mark Miller, Mr. Bryan Narwich, Mr. Bryan Horvat
Health/PE and Spanish: Mr. Lee Snyder*, Mrs. Diana Kowalski, Mrs. Nikki Bonaduce-Davis, Ms. Jackie Maxwell
Electives: Mr. David Tschachler*
BVA Student Liaison: Kathy Gurnee
BVA Teaching Support Assistants: Ladé Coker, Karen Marasco, Jackie Mooney and Sasha Glincosky
Philadelphia Virtual Academy Student Liaisons: Nadira Presley and Tamara Evans
Philadelphia Virtual Academy Teaching Support Assistants: Osemen Omo-Osagie, Denae Drummund and Niteesha Sminkey