Since Pinnacle was founded over 15 years ago, more than 35,000 students have found Pinnacle to be a welcome alternative to a traditional high school, providing a high quality learning experience and a supportive learning environment without the constrictions on their schedule or their pace of learning. Pinnacle Online High School is fully accredited by Advanced. Accreditation ensures content quality and that the credits earned by students at Pinnacle Online High School will be accepted by other high schools and colleges. Pinnacle has also worked hard to earn NCAA course approval, which means that your student athlete can earn course credits that will assist with his or her academic eligibility for competing in school athletics. Whether your student has failed a class or simply needs to make-up a missing course, Pinnacle can help with credit recovery, putting your student back on the path towards graduation.
Although students work at their own pace and dictate their schedule, they are never on their own. Pinnacle’s program and technology encourages students to be involved in peer discussions and group blogs, and allows for individual attention from their instructors. Pinnacle’s unique student accountability program closely tracks each student’s performance and prompts instructors to pro-actively engage those students who are not participating or show a signs of having difficulties. Students can engage their instructor by email at any time, and can speak by phone with an instructor from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Arizona time) Monday thru Thursday, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Pinnacle parents can easily monitor their student’s progress, and can contact their student’s instructors at any time. Parents can quickly see where students are in each of their courses with a few clicks of the mouse.