Welcome to Palm Gardens High School

Welcome to Palm Gardens High School! Palm Gardens provides an online program which helps students attain their high school diploma. Our accelerated courses are ideal for students that are seeking a fast, convenient way to earn their high school diploma. If you were unable to graduate from a traditional high school there are many options that are still available for you. Students who want to earn a high school diploma or the equivalent, can take the GED, HSET or TASC tests, they can complete a homeschool program or they can enroll in an online high school. Every option provides the student with the opportunity to become a graduate; choosing an option depends on the needs of each individual. If you are looking for a fast way to earn your high school diploma, our program may be the right one for you. Our program is self-paced, giving the student the freedom to study on their own time and we offer unique payment plans to fit every student's needs.

Get Ahead - Earn Your High School Diploma Today

In the past couple of years the U.S. high school graduation rate has been on the incline, with 2013 having a total graduate rate of 80%. Studies forecast that in the next 10 years the graduate rate will rise to 90%, with more and more students making the decision to earn their high school diploma. Many of our students have been interested in earning their diploma from us, mainly to fill the void of not finishing high school. Others have enrolled with the motivation to pursue their education or employment goals. Many employers list a high school diploma as one of their minimum requirements for employment or for a promotion to a higher level position. A high school diploma can increase ones confidence to go after the jobs that they actually want, not just the jobs that anyone can get. Also, being a high school graduate signifies that you have gained knowledge and skills needed to continue your education or enter into certain career fields.

Why Choose Palm Gardens High School?

There is an extensive amount of online resources for students who are seeking an alternative to traditional high school. Before enrolling in any online program, you should make sure that the school is the right fit for you. Our high school diploma courses are ideal for students who want to earn their diploma quickly. We don't have a set course schedule which gives students the ability to enroll and start the program immediately. Enrollment and our core courses are offered at no cost to you; it is absolutely free to start. Upon completion of our program there will be a fee to order your graduation package and diploma. We understand that every individual's financial situation is different; we offer different payment plan options to students who are unable to pay for their package all at once. We are committed to making this a stress free experience for you, if at any time you would like assistance, our service advisors are here to help!

Our 100% Online Program

Our online high school diploma program was specially created so that all course work is completed entirely on the web. Once you complete our quick, easy enrollment, you will gain access to our individual subject courses. Each course comes with a study guide that can be used anytime during completion. Each module is self-paced with no time limits, if you need to stop for any reason during the course, simply save your work and log out. There are no in person exam requirements, everything can be completed from your home. There are many different reasons why students make the decision to leave traditional high school, our program sets out to eliminate some of those reasons. With this program, you can study around your work schedule and not have your schoolwork interfere with other obligations. If you were someone that felt anxious attending a "brick and mortar" high school, an online school may be a good choice for you. This program allows you to work on your own time, at your own pace, from wherever you want.

Earn a Diploma From Anywhere With Internet Access

Students that make the decision to drop out of high school have many different options available to them to earn a high school diploma or credential. Both options are generally accepted by employers and colleges. GED stands for General Educational Development and is a high school equivalency test administered by the GED Testing Service. At this time, the GED test is only available to be taken at official testing sites and is not available to be taken online. Any website that claims to administer the GED test should be avoided. You must schedule a testing time prior to taking the exam. Palm Gardens High School does not test for the GED. The 2014 GED test is comprised of four modules that can take up to 7+ hours to complete. The test measures the student's knowledge and skills, not only at a high school level, but on their college and career readiness also. It is important for students that plan to take the test to prepare themselves. We welcome any students who are preparing for the GED test, to take our online courses FREE of charge!

High School Diploma vs. a GED

Students that make the decision to drop out of high school have many different options available to them to earn a high school diploma or credential. Both options are generally accepted by employers and colleges. GED stands for General Educational Development and is a high school equivalency test administered by the GED Testing Service. At this time, the GED test is only available to be taken at official testing sites and is not available to be taken online. Any website that claims to administer the GED test should be avoided. You must schedule a testing time prior to taking the exam. Palm Gardens High School does not test for the GED. The 2014 GED test is comprised of four modules that can take up to 7+ hours to complete. The test measures the student's knowledge and skills, not only at a high school level, but on their college and career readiness also. It is important for students that plan to take the test to prepare themselves. We welcome any students who are preparing for the GED test, to take our online courses FREE of charge!

Our Commitment to You

We at Palm Gardens High School are about helping people. We are committed to help our students reach their educational goals. Our self-study program was created to not only help our students gain basic high school knowledge and skills, but it was also developed around with the basis of self-improvement. Most of our student enrolls because they want to improve and move forward in different aspects of their life; we want to do everything that we can to help our students succeed. Our counselors are available for assistance any time before, during and even after completing our program. We encourage our students to contact us with any questions via our contact us page. Our counselors typically respond within a couple hours, during school business hours. If you have an urgent question, you are more than welcome to call us during school hours. We thank you for your consideration and we look forward seeing you succeed!