Virtual Student Orientation - Friday, August 21 or Monday, August 24
The Virtual Student Orientation is REQUIRED for All Enrolled VLP Students.
A parent/learning coach is required to attend orientation with the student. Virtual Student Orientation may be completed in person with the staff at the student's home/zoned school or on-line. A parent/learning coach is required to check out a school device and other materials at the home/zoned school. If a parent needs assistance, please contact the staff at the home/zoned school. Social distancing protocols will be in place at the schools.
Please complete the Virtual Student Orientation form to indicate your preference of the day and time for your student to attend Virtual Student Orientation and/or to check out a school device and materials.
Information for Parents & Learning Coaches
Pick up Chromebooks at the home/zoned school August 21 or 24 between 8:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m. Complete the orientation asynchronous activity at the school with teacher assistance when you pick up the Chromebook. Or you may complete the orientation activity online by August 25:
Online Presentation Activity
View the Letter to VLP Parents, Student Handbook, and Addendum on the Student Handbook 2020-2021 information page.
FERPA Consent Form
Guidelines & Expectations
Daily Learning Schedules
VLP Contact Information
If you have questions about the Virtual Learning Program, follow these steps below:
- Contact the teacher
- Contact the home/zoned school administrator contact
- Contact Jill Gilbert, VLP Admin
Elzie D. Patton Elementary School - LaConda McKinney
Gladeville Elementary School - Amy Dunlap
Lakeview Elementary School - Kori Medd
Mt. Juliet Elementary School - Brandy Comer
Rutland Elementary School - Shaunna Davis
Springdale Elementary School - Christine Miller
Stoner Creek Elementary School - Danielle Floyd
W.A. Wright Elementary School - Steven Wright
Watertown Elementary School - Kathleen Davis
West Elementary School - Rachel Cook
Wilson County Schools Virtual Learning Program ensures a virtual environment in which every student develops high personal expectations, knowledge, and skills necessary to be successful.
Virtual Learning Program FAQ
Virtual Learning Program FAQs
When do VLP classes start?
- Classes will start on August 25. More information will be provided during the Virtual Student Orientation.
Are Learning Coaches Required?
- Required for Grades K-8 in the virtual setting.
- Parents will need to stay informed of student's progress for all grade-levels K-12.
Are there resources for Learning Coaches?
- Yes, parents and/or Learning Coaches will be required to view several courses in Parent University prior to orientation.
Will VLP schedules be the same as the district schedule?
- Virtual learning schedules have been set-up to run independently of the regular school setting regardless of the district's model (Traditional/Hybrid/Remote). Students in the virtual setting will maintain a consistent schedule.
What will virtual schedules look like?
- Synchronous (learning at the same time) sessions will take place during school hours based on the teachers' teaching schedule.
- Asynchronous (learning independently) lessons and activities will be loaded online for students to complete by the due dates.
What about school supplies?
- Virtual learners will receive a suggested list of school supplies during virtual orientation. Any other school-issued workbooks, textbooks, or resources will be provided when devices are issued at orientation.