In order for your student to be able to use Ignitia, our online curriculum platform, you will need to have a computer with current software installed. The good news is that this is relatively simple, even for those who are not technically savvy. The great news is that our team has listed the requirements below to make this an easy process.


If you need to purchase a computer or want to ensure that your current computer will work with Ignitia, the online curriculum used by students in grades 3–12, then read our article
Buying the Right Computer for an Online Private School Student ”.

While students can use multiple devices to access Ignitia, it is recommended that students use a laptop or desktop computer if available to them.

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Operating System

Operating systems that work with Ignitia:

The most recent versions of each operating system should work with Ignitia


There are many internet browsers, but not all are made equally (or updated regularly). You can read, “Do I Have the Right Browser for Online Private Schooling?” for gritty details, but the summary of the article is that it is best to use Chrome or Firefox when logging into Ignitia.


In order to display video, sound, and other media consistently, download the most recent version of Adobe Flash. Please unclick the “Optional offers” on the page, and read the terms and conditions.

On occasion, the most recent version of Adobe Acrobat Reader DC may be needed. The paid version is not needed. Again, you may unclick “Optional offers” and any options such as installing an extension. Please review the terms and conditions.


Javascript should be downloaded and enabled. If not, courses may not render correctly. Please review Java’s webpage to learn more about Java. To check to see if Javascript is enabled, and for directions on how to enable it if it is not, read this article.

For any other questions about online private school requirements (or online school education in general), please call (866) 488-4818, or visit Enlightium Academy is an accredited alternative education option for educating your child from home. Our program offers the comfort of a homeschool education environment and the quality of a private school education curriculum. Enlightium Academy is a private Christian school that offers a Bible-based, flexible, accredited, teacher supported, and affordable education. Enlightium Academy meets all accreditation and state education requirements, while neither using the state curriculum or Common Core.

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