Forest Trail is committed to offering an educational foundation that will serve for both students pursuing continued education or entering into a career path. The College Prep high school diploma track requires foreign language classes and for half the program credits to be in specified rigorous-level courses. Parents and students can access the Advisor System, which offers assistance in course and program selections and college exploration and application. Forest Trail encourages students to socialize through various cross-curricular online activities. Programs and initiatives offered include the following: vocational education diploma, part-time status, summer school, high school equivalency certificate, and a prescriptive/adaptive program. Tuition is calculated by academic year for programs and by credit for supplemental courses. Accreditation: AdvancED, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI), and National Association of Private & Home Schools (NAPHS).