Step 1 – Review Requirements
Please review the following requirements prior to signing up for courses.
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The student must be a legal resident in the state of Florida.
- Students enrolling in Kindergarten must be 5 years old on or before September 1 in the
school year for which they are enrolling.
- Students enrolling in Grade 1 must be 6 years old on or before September 1 in the school
year for which they are enrolling and must have successfully completed a Kindergarten
- Students can enroll through age 19 but must complete their courses before age 21.
- Exceptional Education Students (ESE) who have not earned a standard diploma remain eligible
for educational services through the end of the school year in which they become 22 years
Students must have successfully completed any required prerequisites for the course in which they
are enrolling. Prerequisites will be listed for each course during registration.
Students must have access to the following:
If you were awarded a Florida school choice scholarship, please review our Scholarship Student Information to ensure requirements for scholarship eligibility and access to FLVS are met.
Home Education Students:
A Letter of Intent to Home School needs to be filed with the school district that you reside in prior to enrolling in FLVS FLEX courses. Contact your Home Education District Contacts (fldoe.org) for assistance.
Step 2 – Pick Courses
Select your courses in the K-5 or 6-12 registration system.
Any courses successfully completed with FLVS will be on your official academic
record and will not need to be taken again at another school.
Download printable step-by-step registration instructions (PDF).
Step 3 – Verify Florida Residency
Upload proof of residency document through your FLVS student dashboard. All proof of residency documents must be uploaded to the student’s VSA account (homeschool and private school students only).
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Flex homeschool students:
- Elementary parents: Use the log-in credentials created during registration
- Middle/High parents: Create parent/guardian account
- Once Florida residency is verified, parents can approve the courses and students will be
placed with teachers.
Private school students:
You will register for your courses as normal, but have 30 days to upload proof of residency documentation or verification to avoid being withdrawn.
Public and charter school students:
No action is needed.
Step 4 – Ensure Courses are Approved
In order to be placed with a teacher and start a course, all courses must be approved!
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Parents/guardians will log in to VSA and
approve course selections.
Public, private, and charter school students:
Students will need to reach out to their school counselor to verify course selections. FLVS
is not able to approve course selections in place of a student’s school counselor
because FLVS is not the school of record.
Step 5 – Check Course Status
Once courses have been approved, you will be assigned teachers and placed into your courses.This
placement process will begin on the preferred start date you selected during
Please log in to VSA to check course status!
Step 6 – Get Ready…and Go!
After you are placed in your courses, teachers will reach out about scheduling a welcome call,
sharing important information about the course, the FLVS experience, and to get to know you.
Please note that you do not need to wait for the welcome call to start working in a course. As
soon as you are placed, you have access to begin.