NorthStar Academy is your education from home specialist!
With three choices to help support Christian Education, NorthStar Academy Canada is meeting the individual needs of its students. NorthStar Academy Canada offers an online program, a traditional home schooling program and a teacher-directed program . Read what others have to say about NorthStar Academy!
Our Alberta, accredited education for grades 5 to 12 provides students with the highest quality online education possible. NorthStar Academy Canada has a history of excellence in Evangelical Christian Education and has developed our online school to be effective and easy to use while ensuring a dynamic and interesting learning environment for our students around the world.
God has given each child unique gifts and with NorthStar's Teacher-Directed Program, students learn with education that is tailored to their interests, abilities and needs by utilizing a combination of resources.
Traditional Home Schooling
NorthStar Academy encourages families who provide traditional home schooling. Our staff is here to support parents to customize their program and meet their children’s specific needs. If families want to talk or are looking for teaching resources, NorthStar’s staff, resources and services are available to help. Call us to talk with one of our Home Education Facilitator’s about your needs.
NorthStar Academy Program Chart
Use the following chart to identify the program that best suits your learning needs.
|Question/Program||Online||Traditional Home School||Teacher-Directed|
|Parent led and directed||No||Yes||No|
|Teacher led and directed||Yes||No||Yes|
|Parent chooses texts and other learning resources||No||Yes||No1|
|Parent directs and/or instructs their child at home or other location(s)||No2||Yes||No|
|Parent and child have the support of a facilitator or teacher||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Student earns Alberta credits||Yes, in grades
|Yes (Program of Studies Route)||Yes3|
|Student may earn an Alberta Diploma||Yes||Yes (Program of Studies Route)||Yes|
|Funding available for Alberta families||No||Yes, up to $850.00||Resources Provided by NSA|