Frequently Asked Questions

Find the answers to some of our most commonly asked questions. Can't find what you're looking for? Get in touch with us directly and we'd be happy to help.

How do I apply to OTO?

Applying to OTO is a straightforward process. Simply visit our website and navigate to the "Join OTO" page, where you will find all the details. We encourage you to explore our website and learn more about our unique educational approach before applying.

What age group does OTO cater for?

OTO is designed for children and adolescents aged 11-18. Our online school provides a supportive and engaging learning environment for learners who may be struggling with mainstream education or who thrive in a more personalized setting.

Is OTO suitable for neurodiverse learners?

Absolutely! OTO is committed to embracing neurodiversity and creating an inclusive space for all learners. Our tailored approach recognizes and celebrates the unique strengths and learning styles of neurodiverse students. We provide individualized support, specialized resources, and a nurturing community that understands and values neurodiversity.

How does learning work at OTO?

At OTO, we offer a blended learning model that combines self-paced independent learning on our online platform with small group classes led by experienced educators. Learners have the flexibility to explore their interests while receiving personalized guidance and support from our dedicated teachers. Our curriculum incorporates engaging learning quests and a life skills program to foster holistic development.

What support systems are in place for students at OTO?

We prioritize the well-being and success of our students by providing extensive support systems. Each student is assigned a personal mentor who regularly checks in with them, offering guidance and a safe space for discussions. We also have various networks of support, including clubs, societies, and crew, where students can connect with like-minded peers. In addition, we have access to clinical professionals who can provide targeted therapeutic interventions when needed.

Is there an admissions criteria for OTO?

We welcome learners from all backgrounds at OTO. However, there are a few things we consider to assess whether OTO might be the right fit. Learners should be in the right age group (11-18), have a good understanding of written and spoken English and show a commitment to personal growth and a willingness to actively engage in the learning process.

Can I visit the school before applying?

Due to our online nature, we do not have a physical campus to visit. However, we offer virtual information sessions and events where you can learn more about OTO, interact with our team, and get a feel for our supportive community.

How does OTO prepare learners for further education and employment?

OTO is dedicated to equipping learners with the skills, knowledge, and values necessary for their future endeavors. Our curriculum emphasizes critical thinking, creativity, problem-solving, and collaboration, which are essential for success in further education and the workplace. We also provide guidance and resources to help students explore career pathways and make informed decisions about their future.

Are there extracurricular activities at OTO?

Yes! At OTO, we believe in the importance of holistic development. We offer a wide range of extracurricular activities, clubs, and societies to cater to diverse interests. Students can engage in art, music, sports, community service, and more, allowing them to explore their passions, develop new skills, and build lasting friendships.

What are the tuition fees at OTO?

We understand that financial considerations are important. For detailed information about tuition fees and financial aid options, please visit our "Fees" page on the website. Our goal is to make quality education accessible to all learners.


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