Diploma and Graduation FAQs
Can I transfer credits in from a home school portfolio? From standardized exams?
Students can be in grade 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, or 12 when they enroll. Generally speaking, students can apply public school credits or earned credits for homeschool work toward their graduation requirements at Insight Academy of Arizona. Students who enroll with a transcript or a home school portfolio will speak with an Insight Academy of Arizona Admissions Advisor who will evaluate satisfactory completion of the documented work as it relates to Insight Academy of Arizona standards.
Who issues the diploma?
Graduating students will be issued a diploma from Insight Academy of Arizona.
Can my child apply to college after graduating from Insight Academy of Arizona?
Absolutely. When your son or daughter graduates from Insight Academy of Arizona, he or she will have a valid diploma received from a state-approved public school. With that diploma come all the records that are required for the college application process: valid transcripts, public school SAT/ACT scores, teacher recommendations, school extracurricular activities, a student portfolio, and culminating project.
Colleges and universities over the past several years have begun to appreciate that independent study programs such as Insight Academy of Arizona often do a better job of preparing students for college because of important time management and individual responsibility skills they impart. Colleges are finding students from programs such as Insight Academy of Arizona make the transition into college more readily than many of their counterparts.