Red Comet -an online high school program (https://redcomet.org.org) announced today that its online program has now received Full Accreditation from the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) – AdvancED. Red Comet had initially received provisional accreditation by NWAC in January 2011.
PROSSER, WA (PRWEB) September 27, 2012
Red Comet offers a complete online program for high school students that is both rigorous and engaging. Red Comet, which was offered Provisional Accreditation by NWAC in January 2011, is now thrilled to announce that it has received Full Accreditation by NWAC.
Students throughout the United States use Red Comet’s high school classes that include all the core subjects as well as numerous high school electives to help them graduate from high school on time. A variety of students use Red Comet’s online learning program –students attending public high schools who need extra credits for high school classes, students attending private schools who are looking for electives, students in need of credit recovery, home schooled high school students, athletes, students with part-time jobs etc.
The Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) is an accreditation division of AdvancED which aims to improve the quality of education around the world. Accredited online high schools are certified based on the rigor of their curriculum and the quality of the overall program. Red Comet’s online program excels not only in the breadth of its offering but also in its overall student satisfaction. Red Comet’s online learning is engaging and presents even the most difficult topics in a way that students can understand. Students taking these high school classes are challenged using a variety of learning techniques which makes learning fun while keeping them motivated to complete their courses on schedule.
“This is a key step for our company. Obtaining full accreditation puts us at par with some of the very best online learning institutions across the world. Schools and parents can now use our program knowing that they are getting top notch quality with regards to curriculum, support and user experience” said Dr. Jay Srinivasan, Managing Director of Red Comet.
Red Comet is also approved by OSPI – Washington State Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction as a “Multi District Online Course Provider” and as a “Multi District Online School Program”. All Red Comet course credits for high school classes are accepted by most High Schools throughout the United States of America. This applies to credit recovery as well.
Red Comet’s core courses are also approved by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA®). Aspiring athletes can now use the comprehensive Red Comet online curriculum towards NCAA® eligibility for collegiate athletics.