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School Start & Support

Start Students Strong!

Welcome!

We are excited that your family made the choice to join Virtual Prep Academy at Lucerne. We look forward to supporting you in your school journey. To ensure that our students are prepared to start the year off strong, we offer support services that may include onboarding plans, course tutorials, and orientations. Visit this page for important start of school information and to find technical support and tips for a successful school year at Virtual Prep Academy at Lucerne.

School Start and Onboarding

Below are some helpful items to note when onboarding in to the new school year with VPrep Lucerne:

  • Computers and Workbooks (K-2) should start arriving soon – they started shipping Friday, August 13th.
  • School start is Monday, August 23rd – your teacher will be calling the Thursday or Friday before to introduce themselves.
  • Please check your email every day, including your Junk and SPAM folders for messages from the school and your teacher.
  • Email and login information will be sent on Thursday or Friday before the start of school – please try to login to your computer right away. Call 1-833-426-7457 if you have any questions or problems.
  • Classes and courses will not be available until Monday, August 23rd. 
  • School is Monday — Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Families will receive a weekly Live on Camera Synchronous Instruction Schedule in which students will be offered opportunities to attend live sessions with their teacher.
  • Students must engage with the online classes and curriculum for at least 4 hours a day – this includes a live interaction with their teacher each day, either on camera or by phone.

Technical Support

At VPrep Lucerne, your student will access their online education through the Accel Management Platform for Education or AMP. To help get you started in the AMP system we have developed a resource website with helpful videos and tips to ensure your success this school year!

AMP Technology and Resource Website or 4amphlp.accelschools.com 

Please bookmark this site to locate these resources and so much more!

 

On the website, you will also find access to live support should you need help right away. The hours of operation are Monday – Friday 8AM to 5PM local time.

 

What to Expect the First Week

Below are some of the strategies we use to onboard new students. 

  • Live Orientation Sessions
  • iReady Testing
  • Course Tutorials
  • Live Help Sessions

 

How to Access the Online School & Course Dashboard

If you are logging in on a school provided computer, please complete the following steps:

  1. Open your computer, plug it in, and connect to the internet.
  2. Log into your computer with your provided email account and password
  3. You will be prompted to change your password.
  4. After changing your password click OK to authorize the password change.
  5. You will see your Course Dashboard.
  6. Click on the course card titled “Orientation.”
  7. In the left-hand menu click on “Conferences” to access the live Orientation Session you would like to attend.

If you are logging in on a personal computer, please complete the following steps:

Go to mail.google.com/mail

  • If you do not have any other google accounts or have never logged into google mail you will be prompted to enter an email and password. Use the provided information to log in.
  • If you have existing google account, click on the drop-down carrot and choose “add another account.” Use your provided account info to log in. 
  • Once you are logged into Google Mail with your provided account, open a new window and go to lucerne.virtualpreparatoryacademy.com
  • Click “Student Log-in” on the top, right-hand side of the website home page. you will be prompted to choose a Google account. Please select your school account.
  • You will see your Course Dashboard.

 

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