Why We Launch: Aurora

Savannah WaszczukWhy We Launch

Thanks to Launch, Aurora High School students have the opportunity to take a plethora of classes the school isn’t able to offer seated. Aurora Facts K-12 Enrollment: 2,016 High School Enrollment: 550 City Population: 7,100 School Colors: Red and Black … Read More

Why We Launch: Camdenton

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Since Launch provides highly qualified, Missouri-certified teachers with all courses, leaders at Camdenton High School are able to reposition full-time staff to better serve students. Leaders at Camdenton High School understand the value of online learning. “We feel it’s very … Read More

Why We Launch: Kirkwood

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Kirkwood High School began using Launch to meet the needs of one advanced student last spring. Fast forward to Summer 2018, and over five dozen KHS students took Launch courses to earn required credits and build flexibility into their schedules. … Read More

100 Strong

Savannah WaszczukBreaking News

On September 24, Norborne R-VIII School District became Launch’s 100th partner. “Provide equal course access to all Missouri students, regardless of zip code.” This has been one of Launch’s main goals since we began offering online courses to students across … Read More

Teacher Talk: Kazumi Holcomb

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Kazumi Holcomb, a native of Japan, shares the story behind developing and teaching Launch’s Japanese I and II courses. I was born in Japan. My hometown is called Yokohama, which is the second largest city. I went to college also … Read More

Why We Launch: Everton

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While the Everton School District is small in size, it aims to provide big opportunities for students—Launch helps by greatly expanding the high school’s course catalog.   Every August, Mr. Kip Spalding welcomes a group of Everton High School freshmen … Read More

Driver Education, Fueled by Launch

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As multiple public Missouri school districts struggle to staff and offer Driver Education to students, Launch provides a solution for partner districts statewide. As we continually visit public school districts across the state, we’re hearing more and more of a … Read More

Launch Expands AP/dual credit course offerings

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Launch’s new Advanced Placement (AP) Program/dual credit courses serve college-bound students seeking a more rigorous curriculum. Launch began offering multiple new courses with the start of the fall 2018 semester, including multiple AP/dual credit options. “We need these teachers to … Read More

Why We Launch: Marshfield

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The administrative team at Marshfield High School values Launch courses for a variety of reasons, including the way they can help non-traditional students. A little more than a year ago, Marshfield High School student Katelynn Creson walked into her counselor’s … Read More

Why I Launch: Evan Parker

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Central High School student Evan Parker earned his International Baccalaureate Diploma and is headed to Yale this fall, and he did it all with the help of Launch. Evan Parker is a bright kid with an even brighter future—after he … Read More