Independent Study Program

Parent keeps records.

Student working

Video courses with master teachers are available in the Independent Study Program for four-and-five-year-old kindergarten and grades one through twelve. The parents receive books and the use of videos for independent study and are responsible to keep a record of the student’s grades and progress. Independent Study students will not have report card, transcripts and diplomas issued from A Beka Academy.

Program Information

The Independent Study Program allows for maximum flexibility and parental adjustments to the curriculum. See suggested high school course offerings. Enrollment is not limited by age requirements.

A Beka Academy will provide . . .

  • all necessary textbooks, tests, keys, and videos to complete grades/courses selected, based on program choice
  • manual with daily lesson plans
  • progress reports for parents to keep their own records
  • pre-paid return labels for DVDs (available in the U.S. and most locations worldwide)
  • academic assistance Monday–Friday 8 a.m.–4:45 p.m. CT (1-800-874-3592)


All college-bound students should take a college entrance exam such as the ACT assessment (American College Testing Program) or SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test). Information regarding these tests should be obtained through your local school district.

A Beka Academy does not accept scholarships or federal funding.

Contact us for Summer School courses that are available for the Independent Study Program, grades 7–12.

Your Responsibilities

  • Contact your local school district or home school authority to ensure compliance with the academic standards, health/immunization records, and attendance requirements of your state.
  • Inform your local school district that your child will be enrolled in a homeschool environment.
  • Provide parental supervision for all work, grade all quizzes and tests, and keep all records.
  • Return all DVDs to A Beka Academy within 12 months of the assigned begin date (if applicable).

Enrollment Information

  • Students of any race, color, or national origin who are academically qualified may apply for enrollment. A Beka Academy reserves the right to deny enrollment to any student who does not meet admission requirements. A Beka Academy is not available to residents of Pensacola, Florida, and the immediate surrounding area.
  • Students may enroll at any time during the year; however, when enrolling for the fall, it is best to do so early in the summer. (Please keep in mind that July through September are our busiest months.)