About The Frisco RAIL Program
To expand learning opportunities for all students.
Frisco ISD will offer choice and flexibility in rigorous online courses through a personalized, competency-based approach that allows our students to actively direct their own learning.
Frisco ISD strives to create a positive, supportive and engaging online learning community.
FISD uses student-centered online programs aligned with the Texas TEKS, customized to follow the district scope and sequence that encourages interactive learning. The Frisco ISD online learning team ensures that students and teachers have instant access to quality resources that meet students’ diverse learning needs and propel them towards success.
FISD believes that self-directed students can successfully drive their own learning when confident, motivated and organized. Online learning allows these driven students a chance to learn at their own pace, on their own time, and on their own personalized learning path.
Increase flexibility in learning by expanding scheduling options for FISD students
Enhance current support systems for students taking online courses. This includes: orientation, registration, supplemental instruction, accessibility, advising, and technical assistance
Increase the FISD graduation rate
Develop and market online programs to increase student voice and choice
Create a seamless transition for students entering and exiting alternative campuses, students transferring from out of district, and students struggling in current courses
Schools are advised that it is important to evaluate the needs of each student prior to enrolling a student in an a blended or online course. A student’s progress should be closely monitored to evaluate if online learning is the best avenue for the student to experience the content.