Shikellamy Virtual Academy

Virtual Academy Student & Parent Notices

***Parent/Guardian Email Address***

All parents should have their email address on file with the Virtual Academy Office. Email is a main form of communication in online learning and will be used by the Online Teachers to send regular progress reports on your student.

All students and parents should read over the Virtual Academy handbook (in the link below) and follow up with any questions regarding the program.

Virtual Academy Links

       Student Email

Shikellamy Technology Department

570-286-3721 x 5106

*CHROMEBOOKS*- The Technology Help Desk is open from 7:30am-8:30am at the High School building. After 8:30am, you can reach Technology at the phone number listed above.

Edmentum Courseware Tech Support


Any student who is having a problem with Flash in their virtual courses should follow the instructions in this link:


Technology & Chromebook Tips

Students in 6th-12th grades are eligible to enroll in the Virtual Academy.

All Virtual Academy students are Shikellamy students and have the same access to sports, clubs, dances and prom just like the rest of the students.

For more information please contact:

Mr. Eric Attinger
Virtual Academy Coordinator
Office: 570-286-3721 x 5208


Virtual Academy Enrollment

Enrollment is currently OPEN

Lab Hours with Mrs. Gittens
(Room 105)

Monday: 7:35am-2:35pm
Tuesday: 7:35am-2:35pm
Wednesday: 7:35am-2:35pm
Thursday: 7:35am-2:35pm

Virtual Academy Office: 570-286-3721 x 5208

Virtual Academy Staff

Mr. Attinger- Virtual Academy Coordinator

Mrs. Gittens- Educational Support Teacher

Ms. Pacheco- Educational Support Aide

                           Student Activity Logs

         *ALL Activity Logs count for (1.0) credit for the year*

       *Middle School students are required to keep a log of their Physical Activity for their Physical Education course.

       *High School students are required to keep a log of their hours working on Choice 360 for their Career Exploration course.

     *ALL LOGS ARE DUE THE FIRST SCHOOL DAY OF EACH                  MONTH and can be sent to

Parents must email the same address to verify the student logs*


                         How to access Choices 360 Activities 

             1)  Click on the Choices 360 Log-In link under Virtual Academy Links

                 2)  Create an account

             3)  Enter PA01149 in school code

             4)  Finish creating the account and begin activities


                          How To Edit the Activity Logs:

            1) Click "File"
            2) Click "Make A Copy"
            3) Rename your Activity Log
            4) Begin typing your activity into the document


Virtual Academy Courses Offered

Guidance Counselors

High School Counselors (by student's last name)

(A-G) Mrs. Deitrich
570-286-3721 x 2368

(H-R) Mr. Coleman
570-286-3721 x 2370

(S-Z) Mr. Donlan
570-286-3721 x 2369

Middle School Counselor

 Mrs. Pfleegor
570-286-3721 x 2448