K12 has made important impacts in the lives of our students. We invite you to read real stories from real students and families to see just how big a difference an individualized, online education can make. 

  • Can a machine detect a scorpion?
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    Have you ever got stung by a scorpion? So far I have not but I was told it hurts. When I grow up I want to be an engineer and...

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    I wanted to put this in for poetry contest (2014) based on water (I know its REALLY late but i came up with it and think it'...

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    This is the DiMambro family’s K12 story. When we found out that we were pregnant, we than discussed the school options and many...

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    I'm Aidan and I am happy to be in this school. I was bullied in sixth grade (I'm in 7th) because I was being myself. I...

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    Hi everybody!!!!! My name's Jessica and I went to public school where I live until I was in 6thgrade. The kids in the school...

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    Hey, My name is Link. And I am bullied a LOT for my opinions. or instance: Skrillex. Some people hate me for liking Skrillex, but...

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    My daughter Lorelai is 4.5 years old and she hates school. It's been clear since she was a toddler that traditional learning...

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    I know it's a little late to add this entry, but I wanted to add an entry, talking about my hero. Me. Yes, I am my own hero...

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    I am submitting this story on behalf of my daughter Ariana. Hi, my name is Ariana. I am 10 years old and in 4th grade. When I...

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    Hi, I'm Fatima. I live for Allah. My hero and role model is the Prophet Muhammed Salla Allahu Alayhi Wa Salam, and I...

  • Hockey 4ever
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    Hi! My name is Asmaa. My favorite thing in the whole world is ice hockey. My favorite team in the NHL is the Washington Capitals...

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    I am submitting this story for my daughter, Katelyn. My name is Katelyn I am 11 yrs old and in six grade. I was having some...

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    My name is Allyson and I am submitting this letter for my daughter, Emily. My name is Emily, I am ten years old and in the fifth...

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    I'm submitting this story on behalf of my 9 year old, 4th grade son, Jalyn. He has only been attending iCademy for a short...

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    Before I came to K12 I would get bullied and there was always drama with everyone else and I had always had trouble with my...

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    Before I came to K12 I had issues with girls being to rude to me. K12 has honestly helped me become a better person. I'm in...

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    Hi I'm Brooklyn and I'm in 7th grade. Before I got home school I had a big problem with my backpack being too heavy...

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    Hello k12 people. My name is Ryan. I was born in Chicago, Illinois where I stayed for only nine years. I have been in public...

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    I love k12 because it taught me to do my best. I've made many friends and the teachers are awesome they are kind, sweet, and...

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    Hello My name is Kristie. I'm 16 and I've been doing K12 for 2 years. I wanted to thank K12 for my art class last...

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    Hi I'm writing on behalf of my 7 year old daughter Brooklynn. She has been doing so much better since we started Hoosier...

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    I am a parent submitting on behalf of my child. Hi, I am Ariella, I am 9 years old and in the 4th grade. I made this picture...

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    Problem: as a child I have had some unpleasant experiences with getting my fingers getting suck in doors. My invention “Safety...

  • THE GUTTER TURBINE
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    I submitted as a parent for my 10 year old daughter. She explored alternative energy sources and came up with the rain gutter...

  • Should I paint my house in purple?
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    I love the color purple. In Arizona we have a lot of sunshine and different colors can get hot in the sunshine. I am wondering if...