Technical Requirements

 Manhattan Virtual Academy is an entirely web-based application that only interacts with a browser. Any Operating System (OS) that can use the supported browsers is acceptable.

 Manhattan Virtual Academy will require a minimum of:

  • Screen resolution 1024 x 768 or greater recommended 
  • Printer and means to digitally submit a file or ability to digitally edit PDF files
  • Internet Connection: High Speed (Broadband) 
  • Audio: Speakers and Microphone

Supported Devices

  • Laptop/Desktop computers
  • iPads are NOT recommended

Prefered Browsers

  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Safari

Required Software

  • Word Processing software (Word, Excel, Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Office 365 (Included as part of your enrollment)
  • Free options: Open Office and Google Docs
  • Audacity or Vocaroo (a small set of  courses require students record their voice and submit audio files to their teacher)

Plug-ins: The following plugins and settings may be required to use in your courses.

  • JavaScript enabled
  • Cookies enabled
  • Java installed 

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows 8.1, 10
  • Apple Mac OS High Sierra (10.13)
  • Apple Mac OS Mojave (10.14)
  • Apple Mac OS Catalina (10.15)


Call:  785.587.2100 extension 8073