About Ohana Institute


The Ohana Institute is a fully accredited, independent, private, exploratory and innovative school serving students in grades 3 –12 in the Florida Panhandle. The school operates on a flexible calendar that emphasizes project-based learning and combines both theoretical and real-world experiences for students through an engaging and broad array of subjects.


Ohana’s staff is comprised of a blend of certified teachers and local professionals with strong expertise in their respective fields. Delivery of instruction occurs through a range of virtual courses (FLVS, Penda, iLearn) augmented by face-to-face instruction and discussion.


Ohana Institute achieved Full Accreditation Status as an outstanding academic institution by AdvanceED/Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). NCAA has approved Ohana Institute’s core courses. Elective courses are not part of the NCAA college entrance requirements.

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