Empowering Student Learning Through Structured Curriculum in a Flexible Setting



Essential Information

Davie County Virtual School provides a full public school curriculum in grades 4-12

Elementary & Middle School

  • Instruction in core subjects: English Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies
  • Elective offerings, including Physical Education, Health, Art and Career & Technical Education courses
  • Academic enrichment and supports for the Academically and Intellectually Gifted and for Exceptional Children

High School

  • Virtual high school courses are offered through Davie County High School, North Carolina Virtual Public School, and Davidson-Davie Community College
  • Virtual high school elective courses may be limited due to the nature of the course (i.e., automotive technology, STEM, etc, can not be a virtual elective due to the curriculum)

Interested in Applying?

DC Virtual School Application Now Available!

The early application period has ended, but we will continue to accept applications through August 1, 2024.

To apply, click on Davie County Virtual School Application.  

Application and Eligibility

All students who live in the Davie County Schools district and are entering grades 4-12 in the 2024-2025 School year are invited to apply.

Application Process and Timeline

  • Our early application period ends on March 1, 2024.  Applications from after March 1 - August 1 will be reviewed weekly, and considered for enrollment until we reach capacity. After August 1, interested families should contact Janice McBride at 336-936-8230 or mcbridej@davie.k12.nc.us with further questions.
  • All early applicants are notified by April 8, 2024 regarding admission decision. Applicants from March 1 - August 1 will be reviewed weekly and contacted within two weeks with an acceptance decision.
  • Once the application has been received, student applications, attendance records, discipline, historical grades and teacher input will be reviewed in order to determine if virtual learning is the optimal choice for your child.
  • If more information is needed, an interview with potential students and parents may be requested.
  • Due to planning and staffing requirements of Davie County Schools, families must confirm and commit to a full year of enrollment by Wednesday, April 10
  • Please contact Janice McBride at 336-936-8230  or mcbridej@davie.k12.nc.us with further questions.

To apply, click on Davie County Virtual School Application.  Deadline for applications is August 1, 2024


Please review the following requirements and guidelines:

  • Student attendance in live meetings and completion of assigned work is required each day. DCVS follows the Davie County Schools instructional calendar.

  • Students will occasionally be required to attend in-person events such as orientation, picking up instructional materials, and testing.

  • Parents of DCVS students are encouraged to take an active role in their child's learning by maintaining a routine schedule for school, monitoring student assignments and work, and communicating with the school regarding student attendance and progress.

  • A Chromebook will be provided to all students to use for class meetings, assignments, and other school activities.

  • Access to reliable, high-speed Internet is recommended for all virtual students. However, access to the Internet at home will not determine a student's acceptance into DCVS. Students who need access to the Internet to attend class and complete assignments can obtain access at the school's physical location. A list of other internet options is available from the principal.

  • Middle and high school students can participate in athletics and extracurricular activities. 

  • Due to planning and staffing requirements of Davie County Schools, families must commit to a full year of enrollment at DCVS.

Instructional Day

Students learn in a variety of instructional settings each day

Elementary & Middle School

  • Daily live meetings for English Language Arts and Math

  • Support and help sessions offered for Science, Social Studies and electives

  • Opportunities for enrichment activities both online and in-person

  • Daily morning meetings for school announcements and socialization

  • Time built into the daily schedule for students to work independently and seek help from staff

High School

  • Weekly live classes with Davie County High School teachers

  • Support available in all classes as needed



Virtual Student

Portrait of a DCVS Student

Successful remote learners:

  • Work independently and hold themselves accountable for completing assignments

  • Engage in classroom activities by participating in class discussions and activities, collaborating with peers in breakout rooms, and completing work online

  • Independently or with the help from a parent will ask for help, email teachers, and organize their work for the day

  • Attend all live classes, and set aside time during the day to complete assignments

  • Utilize Google Apps (Gmail,  Meet, Docs, Slides) and Canvas to access assignments, communicate, and complete assignments


Davie County Enterprise Record

Read more about us from a student's perspective!

March 31, 2022 Davie Enterprise Article - "Here to Stay: Virtual school a good fit for some families"



Staff pictured Left to Right: Valerie Feezor, Leslie Birch, Marc Schaub, Janice McBride, Deann Osborne