School News

Access to Alberta Education Services

August 2nd, 2018

Update August 9, 2018 at 9:09 am: myPass and PASI are back up and appear to be running as expected. We are processing new registrations, and grades should be syncing with PASI as expected. Please contact us if you have any issues. Original Post from August 2, 2018: Due to power outages in downtown Edmonton […]

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Stay Sharp this Summer—Avoid Summer Slide!

July 19th, 2018

What are you up to this summer? Even if you aren’t taking a course through July and August, it is a good idea to keep your brain engaged to keep your school skills sharp and avoid “summer slide.” Our partners at Alberta Distance Learning Centre (ADLC) shared some tips to help. Whether you call it […]

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Peak Registrations Time

June 29th, 2018

We are currently receiving more school applications than usual. It may take longer than the standard three school days to register you in your course. Update: We are still receiving more school applications than usual. At this time, it may take up to seven school days for us to complete your registration. Thank you for […]

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Learn All Summer Long with VVS

June 18th, 2018

Did you know that, as a high school student, student going into high school this fall, or adult learner, you can sign up for regular Vista Virtual School (VVS) courses year-round? Earn extra high school credits, boost your grades, or make some space in next year’s schedule—there’s still time to enrol in distance learning courses […]

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Lethbridge Campus Changes

June 13th, 2018

Vista Virtual School has maintained a presence in Alberta Distance Learning Centre’s (ADLC) Lethbridge campus for a number of years, primarily to provide a space for students to register for courses, write exams, and return materials. ADLC’s Lethbridge campus is closing its doors June 29, 2018. This closure is permanent—the campus will not be re-opened […]

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Congratulations VVS Class of 2018!

June 7th, 2018

You believed. You achieved. Congratulations to all Vista Virtual School 2018 Graduates! We wish you continued success and No Limits in whatever your future holds. View the gallery from the Vista Virtual 2018 Graduation Ceremony.

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Register for Next School Year

June 6th, 2018

Full-Time Vista Virtual School students—have you registered for the coming school year yet? Register now to make sure you: Receive your course materials ahead of time Have your school schedule in advance Are able to book the slots you need with your academic counsellor Register for the 2018-19 school year now by filling out the […]

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Share Your Feedback on K–4 Curriculum Development

May 18th, 2018

Join K–4 curriculum development parent information & feedback sessions throughout Alberta this spring. Alberta Education and the Alberta School Councils’ Association (ASCA) are looking for parent and guardian feedback on the draft K-4 provincial curriculum. Alberta Education and the ASCA are holding 20 meetings in school communities across Alberta from May 31 to June 14, […]

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Explore Career Paths this Summer: Environmental Careers Program for Métis Students

May 17th, 2018

Métis students ages 15 to 18 can earn money, high school credits, and career experience through the Environmental Careers Program though Rupertsland Institute this August. Are you a Métis youth looking to explore environmental career opportunities this summer? Rupertsland Institute is offering opportunities for Métis students ages 15 to 18 to earn money, school credits, […]

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Are you Alert Ready for May 9?

May 8th, 2018

Don’t be alarmed—be alert ready. If you live in Alberta, you may receive an emergency alert test to your mobile device this Wednesday May 9 at 1:55 pm MT. Curious whether your device will start buzzing this Wednesday? To receive the alert, your device must be: Compatible with LTE and WPA, and Connected to an […]

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