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Southeast Regional Educational Opportunities


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

Cherryvale Diploma Center
Location: Cherryvale
Contact: Tonya Smedley
Phone: 620-336-2530

Crawford County Virtual Learning Center
Location: Galena, Pittsburg
Contact: Teri Watcher
Phone: 620-235-0120

Crossroads Virtual Learning Center
Location: Iola
Contact: Shawn Johns
Phone: 620-365-4880

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

Fort Scott Comm. College
Location: Fort Scott
Contact: Krista Clay
Phone: 620-233-2700 Ext. 440

Independence Comm. College
Location: Independence
Contact: Krista Clay
Phone: 620-332-5631

Labette Comm. College
Location: Parsons
Contact: Krista Clay
Phone: 620-820-1124

Neosho Community College
Location: Chanute and Baxter Springs
Contact: Krista Clay
Phone: 620-431-2820 ext 283

USD 250 Pittsburg
Location: Pittsburg
Phone: 620-687-5536


GED Testing Centers

Click here for more information on the Kansas GED Program

Click here to locate a GED Testing Center here

Assistant Director - Standards
Alternative / Charter / Virtual Schools

David Fernkopf
(785) 296-8447

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 (CTE)

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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