K12 International Academy Receives Accreditation from the Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation

May 15, 2008

HERNDON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2008--K12 Inc. (NYSE:LRN) announced that its private school - K12 International Academy - has been granted accreditation by the Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation (CITA). CITA accreditation indicates that the K12 International Academy meets or exceeds essential standards of education quality.

CITA accreditation is granted to an educational institution upon successful completion of a lengthy evaluation process, which includes a self-study and an on-site evaluation. Following the self-study, a team of experienced educators evaluates the school to verify that it meets the quality standards.

CITA is an accrediting authority both in the United States and throughout the world. It is responsible for evaluating and accrediting more than 32,000 schools in 100 countries covering over 17 million students.

The CITA accreditation also fulfills the requirements of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). Accordingly, the K12 International Academy was also granted accreditation by SACS CASI.

Accreditation provides reciprocity of credits, courses, and grade-level placements between schools and universities around the world, and validation of the equivalency of diplomas and certificates to other accredited schools and universities.

The K12 International Academy is a private, diploma-granting online school serving students in the U.S. and around the world in grades K-12. The school's mission is to create a global community of students, teachers, parents, and mentors that is connected by technology and dedicated to developing the unique character and intellect of each student, thereby laying the foundation for his or her success in life. More information on the school can be found at www.K12.com/int.

About K12 Inc.

K12 Inc., a technology-based education company, is a leading provider of curriculum and online education programs in the K-12 market. K12 provides its high quality curriculum and academic services for use in online schools, traditional classrooms, "blended" school programs (online and classroom instruction), and other education programs.

Over 40,000 students in 19 states are enrolled in online public schools that use the K12 program. Additionally, K12 Inc. operates the K12 International Academy, an accredited, diploma-granting online private school serving full-time and part-time students worldwide. K12 also provides its complete curriculum and individual courses directly to families, educators and other consumers.

K12's mission is to provide any child the curriculum and tools to maximize success in life, regardless of geographic, financial, or demographic circumstances. The K12 program combines a highly effective, cognitive research-based curriculum with individualized, one-to-one learning approaches for students of all abilities in numerous education settings.

More information can be found at www.K12.com.

(C) 2008 K12 Inc. K12 is a registered trademark, and the K12 logo, Unleash the xPotential and xPotential are trademarks of K12 Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Jeff Kwitowski, 703-483-7281

SOURCE: K12 Inc.