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Duval Virtual Instruction Academy Applications Open Through July 22

Families who wish to enroll their child in the district’s Duval Virtual Instruction Academy (DVIA) will have that opportunity through July 22, 2022

Find the enrollment form in your Parent FOCUS Account under the “Forms” folder.

“Duval Virtual Instruction Academy is the perfect school for students who are self-starters and independent learners who want to pursue their passions outside of the classroom,” said DVIA Principal Mark Ertel.

To find out more and watch our videos, go to www.duvalschools.org/dvia.


How to Apply

The enrollment form is in Parent FOCUS Account. Parents/guardians will need to follow the steps below.

  1. Log into FOCUS.
  2. Click on your child’s name.
  3. Click on the “Forms” folder.
  4. Locate the form titled “DVIA Interest Form”
  5. Fill out the interest form.
  6. Click submit.
  7. For an additional child:  
    1. Click on the additional child’s name.
    2. Click on Child Info.
    3. Follow steps #3 – #6.

*Note: Under the preference settings in the FOCUS Parent account a user can choose from the following languages if needed: Haitian Creole, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Russian, Chinese, and Japanese.


What if I don’t have a Parent FOCUS Account?

Parents and guardians are encouraged to set up a Parent FOCUS Account immediately. Delays in setting up an account will mean delays in DVIA enrollment.

To set up a Parent FOCUS Account, please follow the steps on www.duvalschools.org/FOCUS.

For support in setting up an account, parents can contact Tech Support at 904-348-7628 or email: pga_support@duvalschools.org. Support is available Monday – Friday from 7:00 AM – 5:30 PM, and Saturday and Sunday from 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM.

Note: This process may take 2-3 days to complete so it’s important for parents to start now.