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Virtual Schools and Programs

Click here to visit the Virtual Schools and Programs page. This page has a downloadable Excel file containing the lists of all the accredited virtual options across the state. Additionally, this page has relevant information and links for the student, parent, researcher, and virtual directors looking to learn more about virtual schools in Kansas.



Diploma Completion Centers


Barton County Academy
Location: Great Bend
Contact: Steven Polley
Phone: 620-792-7995
E-mail: stevenpolley@essdack.org
E-mail: bartoncountyacademylc@essdack.org


Geary County Virtual Learning Center
Location: Junction City
Contact: Linda Prior
Phone: 620-238-9584
E-mail: linda.p@greenbush.org


Herington Community Learning Center
Location: Herington
Contact: Robert Hendrix 
Phone: 785-258-2046
E-mail: heringtonlc@essdack.org


Russell Learning Center 
Location: Russell
Contact: James Martin
Phone: 785-483-5631
E-mail: jmartin@usd407.org


Smoky Hill Learning Center
Location: Salina
Contact: Troy Marseline
Phone: 785-825-0435
E-mail: tmarseline@smokyhill.org



Adult Education Centers (GED, ESL, and Work Readiness)


Barton County Community College
Location: Great Bend
Contact: Matt Connell
Phone: 620-786-7560
E-mail: connellm@bartoncc.edu


Cloud County Community College
Location: Concordia
Contact: Debbie Kearn
Phone: 785-243-1435 ext 335
Phone: 785-614-1299
E-mail: dkearn@cloud.edu  


Cloud County Community College
Location: Clay Center
Contact: Kathy Dawson
Phone: 785-632-2588
E-mail: kathy.dawson@cckids.org


Cloud County Community College
Location: Junction City
Contact: Mandy Kloth
Phone: 785-238-8010 ext 711
E-mail: mkloth@cloud.edu


Salina USD 305
Location: Salina
Contact: Kelly Mobray
Phone: 785-309-4660
E-mail: kelly.mobray@usd305.com


GED Testing Centers

Click here for more information on the Kansas GED Program

Click here to locate a GED Testing Center here

Deputy Commissioner
Division of Learning Services

Dr. Ben Proctor
(785) 296-2303

Career, Standards and Assessment

Beth Fultz
(785) 296-3142

Assistant Director
Career and Technical Education

Natalie D. Clark
(785) 296-4351

Assistant Director
Curricular Standards

Dr. David Fernkopf
(785) 296-8447

Assistant Director

Julie Ewing
(785) 296-2325

Assistant Director
Kansas Volunteer Commission

Dr. Jessica Dorsey
(785) 296-3163

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