Summer Learning for Every Student: Jackson

Savannah WaszczukAccess Launch

Jackson High School student Charles Collins attended Boys State—and four other leadership academies—last summer, all while taking Launch’s government course online. It would be hard to find a student more motivated than Jackson High School’s Charles Collins. “I always joke … Read More

Launch’s Future Physicist

Savannah WaszczukAccess Launch, Student Q&A

Get to know Thayer High School student Cole West, a University of Missouri-bound senior who is currently taking Launch’s AP Physics course. Access Launch: What is your favorite thing about AP Physics? Cole West: What I like about AP Physics … Read More

Summer Learning for Every Student: Ava

Savannah WaszczukAccess Launch

Ava High School student Carter Crews balanced a full-time job with two summer camps, two vacations and Launch’s Health course. Carter Crews is a busy student. In addition to keeping up on her grades, she also runs cross country and … Read More

Launch Liaison Q&A: Abby Ruiz, Seymour High School

Savannah WaszczukGeneral

Abby Ruiz, a dual credit English teacher and Launch Learning Lab Facilitator at Seymour High School, shares how Launch is providing the small-town students big opportunities. Launch: What are some of the benefits of partnering with Launch? Abby Ruiz: Seymour … Read More

An Alternative Route

Savannah WaszczukAccess Launch, Success Stories

Thanks to Launch’s credit recovery courses and the Missouri Option Program, Central High School student Ian Irven was able to earn his high school diploma after missing an entire year of classes. Ian Irven never minded attending school when he … Read More

What’s New: Expanded Summer 2019 Course Offerings

Savannah WaszczukBreaking News

Launch’s team of curriculum coordinators and digital developers is constantly working to expand our course catalog. Read about the newest offerings that will be available to students statewide starting this summer. American Baseball History Baseball fans—this class is for you! … Read More

Why We Launch: Ava

Savannah WaszczukGeneral

Dr. Teresa Nash, Ava High School Principal, discusses how Launch provides a great opportunity for first-time virtual learners. Today’s learners are basically guaranteed to take online courses when they reach college—Dr. Teresa Nash, Principal at Ava High School, says she … Read More