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Prospective Parents and Students
Welcome, and thanks for checking out the AoPS Online School! You probably have a lot of questions, and we have a lot of information we'd like to share with you. The AoPS Online School is very unique. This handbook is designed to help you learn more about us, to guide you in choosing the courses that best fit your goals, and to provide you with any other information you may like to know before enrolling.
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Prospective Student & Parent Handbook
About The AoPS Online School: Where did this school and curriculum come from, and who are the staff?
Accreditation: Who has accredited or approved these courses?
Courses Overview: What should I know about AoPS Online Courses?
Choosing A Course: Which course is right for me?
Weekly Live or Self-Paced?: If you're not sure which class format is right for you.
After Beast Academy: What are some special considerations for students transitioning from Beast Academy into AoPS Online Courses?
Assessment: What kinds of assignments do students receive, and how is progress evaluated?
AoPS With Your School: How can I use AoPS online courses with my school setting?
How To Enroll: What steps do I need to take to enroll in a course?
Using Institutional Funds and Tax-Exempt Orders: How do I enroll if my school or other institution is using a purchase order or wants to place a tax-exempt order?
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Course Catalog: What courses does the AoPS Online School offer?
Course Schedule: When are the courses offered?
How Classes Work: What makes AoPS courses unique?
The AoPS Classroom: What is the format of the live classes, and what are the benefits of this format?