What is Virtual High School (VHS)?

  • VHS logo  Imagine students working cooperatively online with others from a wide variety of ethnicities, backgrounds, and geographic locations.  Virtual High School classes take place entirely over the Internet.  There is no need for special software or hardware.  Anywhere you have access to the Internet, you can take a VHS class!  Students can post work to their class anytime, day or night.

    For More Information about The Virtual High School, please visit their website.

As a VHS student you will:

    • Have access to unique courses that might not be available at Portsmouth High School or course scheduling conflicts occur.
    • Gain essential 21st century learning skills such as multimedia presentation, online collaboration, communication, and team-building.
    • Collaborate with students from other states and countries.
    • Helps students to enhance their studies and move faster and further.

A Day in the Life of a VHS Student

  • Come walk in the shoes of a VHS participant for one day, and find out what it's "really" like to be part of Virtual High School - The VHS Collaborative!
    Follow Natalie's schedule

Interested in VHS?

  • Please contact your PHS or PMS Guidance Counselor for more information on VHS. 
    PHS Guidance: 401.683.2124
    PMS Guidance: 401.849.3700

VHS Announcements

  • The Spring Semester and full year courses end on May 12, 2020. 

    Registration opens for 2020-2021 courses on May 7, 2020.

    Classes will begin for 2020-2021 courses on September 2, 2020.

    The add/drop ends on September 8, 2020 (4:00 p.m. EST)

    For More Information on The Virtual High School Academic Calendar, please click here

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