OHDELA (Ohio Distance and Electronic Learning Academy) is a tuition-free, non-sectarian, public, K-12 online charter school that creates a state-of-the-art educational experience using virtual schooling. As a state-authorized school, we answer directly to the Ohio Council of Community Schools. The Ohio Council of Community Schools sponsors, oversees and monitors charter schools to ensure that they follow state and federal laws, policies and regulations. The OCCS is extremely invested in the progress of each school and confirms that each charter school is fiscally stable and academically prospering. OHDELA is led by passionate individuals who are dedicated to education and have experience in both traditional, homeschool alternative, and online charter school environments. They work closely with our students, families and teachers to ensure OHDELA online charter school students are engaged and learning.At OHDELA, we are unlike other online public schools and homeschool alternatives, students can engage with other students, take part in school-wide activities, receive one-on-one attention from teachers, and have access to the tools they need to excel.