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    Washoe County School District's K-12, tuition-free, fully accredited, online school. 


    Families who are interested in enrolling their child at North Star Online for the 2024-2025 school year must go through the School of Choice process.  Please visit Washoe County School District School of Choice page at


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    North Star Online School is an accredited, tuition-free, online school in the Washoe County School District.  North Star serves students in Kindergarten through 12th grade.  We embrace students who want options for their education, and provide an engaging curriculum platform that requires a higher level of responsibility, but in return allows the student to enjoy more freedom in their education.



     Are you ready to be a virtual student? Take a Readiness Survey and Find Out.

       *  Online Readiness Survey for Grades K-6

       *  Online Readiness Survey for Grades 7-12

    If your point score is between:

    • 72-61: You are a great candidate for virtual education.
    • 60-50: You are definitely a potential candidate for online education; we’d love to talk to you.
    • 49-24: We recommend you talk with your school counselor about your survey results to determine if online learning is a good choice for you.
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