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January 3, 2023

Dear Families and Students,

Today, Taylor County Schools is opening registration for virtual students in grades 6-12 only for the second semester. As last semester, rules have been established for participation. Please review these carefully before completing the form registering your student for participation.

1. West Virginia Virtual School is the platform we will use.

2. Students with IEPs will be offered virtual school using a different platform to support IEP learning goals and success.

3. Registration opens Tuesday, January 3rd and will close on Saturday, January 7th for the second semester.

4. Thursday, February 2nd is the date that we will use as a cutoff to return to face-to-face instruction if a student or their family finds they are not successful in virtual school. 

5. Students previously enrolled in virtual school can re-enroll if they passed 3 out of 4 classes last year.

6. Taylor County Middle School students will be offered four core classes and Wellness the second semester.

7. GHS students will be offered four core classes and two electives from the GHS virtual schools course catalog.

8. Criteria to remain in virtual school:

  • GHS - At the end of the fourth 6 weeks you must have 33% of all courses completed.
  • TCMS - At the end of the third 9 weeks you have 50% of all courses completed.

Use the link below to register:


Taylor County Schools remains committed to the health and safety of our students and staff. 

Best regards,



Christy Miller, Superintendent