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2021-22 Virtual Academy Orientation

Hello Durant Road Middle School Virtual Academy Families,

We are excited to start the 2021-2022 school year and continue offering the Virtual Academy at DRMS!  Please see several updates specific to our VA families and students.


DRMS Virtual Academy Orientation

We are offering a Virtual Academy Orientation to provide information about DRMS, students to meet their teachers, learn about classes, and an opportunity for your questions to be answered.  This event will take place virtually on Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 2:00 PM.  Please join the appropriate grade-level link below.  The links will be live at 1:50 PM for parents and students to join.


The itinerary for our orientation can be viewed here


Please click your grade-level link to join our VA orientation..

6th Grade VA Orientation Link

7th Grade VA Orientation Link

8th Grade VA Orientation Link


DRMS VA Materials Pick-up

We will have schedules and instructional materials available for all students in VA on Thursday, July 29, 2021 and Friday, July 30, 2021 (8:00 AM - 3:00 PM).  Please stop by our front office, ring the doorbell, and someone will be able to assist you.


WCPSS VA Website and Resources

Please review the district’s website and resources here.  We would like to highlight the Family and Student Responsibilities document which includes expectations for participation, work completion, and engagement in VA classes.  Please view the document below:

WCPSS will be sharing correspondence soon with VA enrolled families.


DRMS VA Contacts

Who should I contact if I have a question or concern regarding Virtual Academy?

  • If your student needs to talk with an adult about their feelings or about something going on in their life?
    • Grade-Level Counselor
      • 6th - Jenna Warren (
      • 7th - Ada Deen (
      • 8th - Meredith Van Rensburg (
  • If you or your student has a question about an assignment or class?
    • The teacher of that particular class
  • If you have an overall question about our Virtual Academy program?


Please let us know if there is anything else we can do to help or support you and your student.



Jeff Kleiber,

Assistant Principal and VA Coordinator

Durant Road Middle School