Wenatchee Internet Academy

The Wenatchee Internet Academy is a Web-based educational environment that offers high quality online courses to students registered in the Wenatchee School District. Courses are designed and taught by Wenatchee High School instructors.

Our Mission

  • Provide quality distance education
  • Offer advancement and acceleration
  • Expand access to subject areas
  • Provide flexible access
  • Prepare students for additional learning

Courses

  1. Health
  2. Lifetime Fitness - Regular with Gym Membership; OR
    Lifetime Fitness - Cardiovascular Sport (Cross Country, Football, Volleyball, Wrestling, Basketball,Track, Baseball, Softball, LaCrosse, Soccer)

(Courses with less than seven registrations are subject to cancellation)

Features

WIA offers a content-rich small variety of highly demanded courses in an easy-to-use format.  We utilize Moodle™ for our learning management system.

  • Ease of use - Students can access the courses with basic computer skills and any active internet connection.
  • High Instructional Quality - Experienced high school teachers and subject matter experts have developed each course to align with district, state, and national standards.
  • Flexibility - Students can access their classes at any time, 24/7. Courses use a variety of strategies to deliver the content.
  • Accountability - The WIA system includes a variety of tools to track and report student participation.
  • Teamwork - Students and their teachers can participate in real-time chats as well as exchange ideas in a forum setting. Student groups work together on projects to reinforce course material and develop collaborative skills.
  • Forums - In forums, students can share their ideas, questions, and answers in an asynchronous setting that allows careful reflection before posting.
  • Online Assessments - Student work is assessed in several ways, including multiple choice tests, true/false, matching, short answer, and essays.
  • Necessary Skills - Students need basic skills in computer use. They must know how to work within either a Windows or Macintosh environment, how to navigate the web using their favorite browser, and how to use standard e-mail and word-processing programs.
  • Necessary Software - Students need a web browser and an internet connection. For course assignments, access to a word processor and other applications may be required.

Contact Information:

Ron Brown, Director, Instructional Technology