FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What should the learning environment in our house look like?

Study area: It should have an ergonomically-friendly chair and table with room to place books, writing supplies, etc.

It should also be a room with sufficient ventilation and a comfortable temperature for the child.

Lighting: Natural light is preferable or indirect with sufficient artificial lighting

Noise: Concentration is essential to the individual education process. This is why it is not recommending that the student’s learning area NOT be in high-traffic areas within your house (i.e. kitchen, dining room, front room. It should be a dedicated location in your house for school work.

Will my child see his/her classmates and teacher every day?

Yes. Your child will have real time interactions with her classmates and teacher just like you would in a brick and mortar school. You will see and hear each other during the course of the school day. The only difference is that they are not in the same physical classroom

Who do I talk to if I have a question or concern about my child's academic progress?

Your child's teacher is responsible to helping you with ALL concerns regarding your child's success in Ideal School. 

Can I access the core curriculum online?

Yes. With every tuition you receive online curriculum access. It is accessible in your child's student portal at www.idealschool.education

Where can I see my child's test scores and report cards?

Every parent has a portal where they can see messages from their student's teacher and the school, report cards, and test scores. 

What are the ages of each grade level?

6-7 

First 

7-8 

Second 

8-9 

Third 

9-10 

Forth 

10-11 

Fifth 

11-12 

Sixth

Can I as a parent enter the classroom at any moment?

The most appropriate way is to communicate your desire to your student's teacher, and once you enter you should "turn off" your microphone.

What happens if my child cannot attend classes one day?

You should inform your child's teacher.

Will my child graduate from Ideal School with a valid high school diploma?

Yes. Ideal School is In the process of accreditation with Advanc-Ed. It is one of the world's most recognized accreditation institutions. 

How are unwanted visitors prevented from entering classrooms at Ideal School?

The teacher has the keys to the classroom and he or she determines who may enter

Who do I talk to if I have a technical problem?

Your child's teacher is your to-go-person. He or she may need other support to resolve you technical issue, but he or she will ensure that your issue is solved quickly. 

Can a student enter a classroom without having to enter the school's website?

Yes. Once the student has the list of his or her classes, they can use the PDF file's hyper links for the classroom he or she wants to enter

What hardware do I need to be part of Ideal School?

 

  1. A flat screen monitor/computer 
  2. An HD video camera 

What software to I need to be part of Ideal School?

 

You only need an internet browser. 

 

Supported 

 

Unsupported 

Desktop Browsers 

Google Chrome (recommended) 

Firefox 

Opera 

Vivaldi 

Browsers 

  • Internet Explorer 
  • Microsoft Edge 
  • Safari  
  • Windows Phone 
  • Samsung browser on Android Phones  

Android Browsers: 

 Google Chrome for Android 

Firefox for Android 

Opera for Android 

 

What are the internet connection requirements?

Your connection should be high-speed with at least a download speed of at least 10 Mbps and an upload speed of 3 Mbps.

How can I know if my internet connection is sufficient?

You can do an internet connection test from the following website: http://www.speedtest.net/

How can I get involved as a parent?

Every month we have "Town Hall" meeting where all parents are invited to use our video conferencing system to discuss important issues and questions with Ideal School leadership and owners.

Does Ideal School have a physical office?

Yes. It is located in the Norton Building in downtown Seattle, Washington, USA. The address is 801 Second Avenue / Seattle, Washington / USA 98104.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept Paypal, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and EnRoute.

Do you refund money?

Yes. There are a variety of reasons for re-embursments. We recommend you view our refund policy: https://idealschool.education/refund-policy/ 

When is the monthly tuition due?

Monthly tuition payments are due on the first business day of each month. Late payments will incur a late fee and after 30 days of late paymentyou may become "un-enrolledfrom Ideal School.