About BSVA

The Blairsville-Saltsburg Virtual Academy provides flexible learning opportunities for students in grades K-12. The Blairsville-Saltsburg School District understands that the traditional brick and mortar classroom is not always the best learning environment for every child. The Blairsville-Saltsburg Virtual Academy has been developed in collaboration with online learning experts and is based on years of research and best practices for excellence in online learning. The goal is to bring flexibility and options to the children of the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District while building necessary 21st Century skills for success. Students who participate in the Blairsville-Saltsburg Virtual Academy enjoy all of the benefits of being a Blairsville-Saltsburg student including earning a Blairsville-Saltsburg School District diploma and walking with their class in the graduation ceremonies, while receiving a customized, student-centered education that meets their educational and social needs. Additionally, BSVA offers these exciting benefits:

  • Students are given a loaner HP laptop computer and scanner with Internet connectivity
  • Students will have access to a technical support team that is responsive and dependable
  • Students will use a technology platform that is user-friendly and will enhance their educational experience
  • Students will be taught by Blairsville-Saltsburg School District teachers or other highly qualified teachers from local area school districts
  • Students will have the opportunity to receive face-to-face help and guidance from experienced staff members
  • Students have the opportunity to participate on Blairsville-Saltsburg sports teams and/or school activities
  • Students are invited and encouraged to attend school events, such as homecoming and prom


These are just a few of the many benefits The Blairsville-Saltsburg Virtual Academy has to offer you and your child. Please contact our school at 724-459-5500 X 2008 to set up a meeting or phone conference for further information and to learn more about our cyber school program.