New Student Orientation

Coronavirus Announcement

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Dear Students and Families,

As COVID-19 / Coronavirus continues to evolve and new information comes out each day, we will continue to provide you updates.  The education, safety, and well-being of our students, staff, families, and our community are our first priority. The following is information to keep you up-to-date:

→ QDA operations for student learning will remain the same. Students are expected to continue working.
→ Our office staff is still available via phone, email, and video conferencing.
    For the safety of our staff, there will be no in-person activities.
Testing Update:
     → All testing has been postponed until further notice.
     → We will update you as soon as information is available.

    We will continue to be in touch via phone and email with important information. Parents are encouraged to call their instructional supervisor or main QDA phone number with questions, device issues, or student assistance: 1-866-968-7032.

    Thank you for your patience, understanding, and support.

    -QDA Staff

    IS Staff Directory can be found here.

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    Welcome to QDA!

    We want to ensure that you get off to a great start so we require all new students to review the materials below. These guides will help show you around QDA's many resources and how to access your courses. If you have any questions or issues, please contact your Instructional Supervisor as soon as possible (Staff Directory).

    New Student Orientation Guide

    This presentation will go over school policies, resources, and how to access your coursework. Please return to this page after you have gone through the presentation. Select your curriculum provider below (your Instructional Supervisor can tell you which link to select):


    Orientation Slideshow Video

    Full Orientation Video


    Orientation Slideshow

    Lincoln Empowered (Buzz)

    Orientation Slideshow

    QDA Email System

    All QDA students are provided with a email account. This account will be used to access QDA issued Chromebooks and can be used for student file storage and communication with school staff. All student accounts follow the same format:

    • Username: is the student's first and last name with no spaces Example: John Smith is
    • Password: the temporary password is the student's Maestro username. Students will be prompted to change the password after the first login.
    • Web URL:

    Please contact the QDA Technology Department if you have issues accessing your QDA Email Account (1-866-968-7032  | Open Support Ticket).

    Access Courses

    To access your courses, select the Student Login link on the top of this page.

    Policies and Handbooks

    Student Handbook

    Internet Safety Policy | Internet Safety Resources

    Internet Acceptable Use Guidelines

    Review State Report Card

    QDA State Report Card

    Career Cluster Survey

    Web Form

    Student Agreement

    Student Agreement

    Additional Resources

    Odysseyware Orientation - Slideshow

    How to Access Courses - Video

    How to Document Attendance - Video

    How to complete the career cluster survey and student success plan - Video



    QDA (Quaker Digital Academy) is K-12 public school for Ohio students. QDA is an Ohio non-profit online school with offices in New Philadelphia, Berlin, East Liverpool, and Steubenville. QDA provides students with a computer system, tutoring services, an academic coach, and access to hundreds of online courses. QDA is a tuition free school. Contact QDA today at 1-866-968-7032 or complete an information request to learn more about QDA.