Virtual Academy Orientation

Important Orientation Information! Please follow the steps below to begin your courses.

How to Log In to Canvas

Online: 

1.  Click on our student Canvas link:  avhsd.instructure.com 

2.  Login using your high school district student Google account login credentials

Username: your six digit student ID number@students.avhsd.org

Password: password you created for your student Gmail account

3. You will automatically be logged in to Canvas.

App:

1.  Search for the "Canvas by Instructure" app in the App Store

2.  Download the app

3.  When asked for your District, type in:  Antelope Valley Union High School District

4.   Login using your high school district student Google account login credentials

Username: your six digit student ID number@students.avhsd.org

Password: password you created for your student Gmail account

5.  That will send you to the Canvas website

*If you require assistance logging in to your student Gmail account, please email avvirtual@avhsd.org.

Complete Your Online Participation Contract

All part-time Virtual Academy students:

You must complete this short Google form with your parents as the first step in your Virtual Academy class(es): Online Participation Contract

How To Contact Your Teachers

Via Email:

Virtual Staff Directory 


In Canvas:

Go to your "Inbox" on the left of your screen, then click on the "Compose a new message" link at the top of the page

Select your course, then compose your message and press "Send"


Teacher Office Hours:

To meet with your teacher in-person, you may attend weekly Virtual Academy office hours.  To view a calendar of Virtual Academy Office Hours, please see our website calendar.