Rising 9th Grader News

  • Fulton Virtual School has officially opened their summer course registration window! Please find the attached instructions to assist you with your selections. Please make sure you are selecting the correct term and course.

     Please note the following regarding course approvals:

    • RTMS will approve Health and Personal Fitness for any rising 9th grade student.
    • Additional course requests will be reviewed by admin and counseling on a case-by-case basis. If your current teacher does not support your request, it will not be honored.
    • When selecting year-long academic courses, please select the AB option (A covers semester 1; B covers semester 2; AB covers the entire year).
    • Fulton Virtual recommends that students spend approximately 3 hours per day working in the platform for each class they are enrolled in. Please keep this in mind when making your selections.
    • If you have plans to travel internationally this summer, please be aware that Fulton County Schools will not allow access to its servers from outside of the country.
    • All summer courses are SELF-PAY
    • If a course is approved, your student’s high school schedule will not be changed until proof of a passing grade from FVS has been received by the high school. 

    Once you have requested the course, please be patient with us as we work to make determinations. If your course is approved, you will receive notification so you can go into the portal and pay for the course. Please see the document linked below for step-by-step registration instructions.

    FVS Summer Registration Step-By-Step



    Northview High School Transition Information    

    Northview High School Registration Timeline 




    2023-2024 9th Grade Course Placement Guidelines 

    2023-2024 Northview Course Catalog

    NHS Virtual Rising 9th Grade Info Session  

    Rising 9th Grade FAQ 2023


    3DE Program Information

    3DE Website


    3DE’s multifaceted approach to learning uses case methodology to integrate real-world connectivity into the standard high school experience. This universally effective approach to learning is the anchor for interdisciplinary pedagogy, relevant connectivity, and authentic project-based application that is delivered in every 3DE school. The result is a high school experience that reflects the dynamic pace of activity and interconnectedness of life beyond the classroom walls. 

    3DE’s dedicated teachers set high expectations and foster a strong sense of community among their students. Year-over-year, the curriculum layers in defined competencies to continually build students’ skills and mindset as they advance from facilitated learning to self-directed. By the end of their four-year high school career, students graduate with the knowledge, skills and confidence to thrive in post-secondary and beyond.   


  • Innovation Academy Transition Information


    For students interested in attending Innovation Academy, please visit the school's website below for further information.

    Innovation Academy School Website

    IA FAQ


    Application Information: Innovation Academy

    Acceptance notification will be February 15. Students will be placed on a waitlist if the number of students exceeds our slots and we will update throughout Spring semester.

    FCS Innovation Academy is a STEM Magnet high school open to rising 9th graders living in one of the North Fulton attendance zones. While there are no academic  requirements for admission, students should be highly motivated to learn in a rigorous STEM environment, be able to take 7 classes daily and complete a pathway in either Engineering, Healthcare or IT.


    Bus transportation is provided from the students’ zoned high school roundtrip. Families are responsible for their own transportation from their house to and from their zoned high school.


    Eighth graders who have been accepted into Innovation Academy:

    -Your academic recommendations will be completed by your teachers. 

    - You will receive communication from Innovation Academy(IA) regarding the elective selection process.

    - Course Verifications will be viewable in IC


    For more information, please email innovationacademy@fultonschools.org or call the front office at (470) 254-5360

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