VENTURA, Calif.--(www.goldenvcs.org or call 805-642-3435.)--Golden Valley Virtual Charter School, a tuition-free accredited public school serving middle and high school students in Ventura, Los Angeles, Kern and Santa Barbara counties, has scheduled monthly information sessions to help interested students and parents learn more about the program during open enrollment for the 2012-13 school year. The sessions will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30; Wednesday, Nov. 14; and Thursday, Dec. 13. All sessions will be held at the Starbucks located at 27748 West McBean Parkway in Valencia and will be hosted by Golden Valley staff. For more information, go to
“At Golden Valley Virtual, our philosophy is simple -- we believe that all students deserve a quality education that is personalized to their individual needs”
Fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), Golden Valley Virtual Charter School is an entirely virtual program serving motivated, self-directed students in grades 6-12 who are able to work with a high degree of independence. The program offers a rigorous, standards-based curriculum; scheduling flexibility; multi-tiered levels of support; access to caring, knowledgeable fully credentialed teachers; assessment and accountability. Students attend school each day online from their homes or other off-site locations.
“At Golden Valley Virtual, our philosophy is simple -- we believe that all students deserve a quality education that is personalized to their individual needs,” said Terri Adams, Golden Valley executive director. “Our program can benefit many types of students including accelerated learners looking for Advanced Placement and dual-credit classes, students missing credits and needing to catch up, and those needing a flexible schedule in order to pursue outside interests.”
Golden Valley Virtual Charter School complies with all California graduation requirements and offers a full middle and high school curriculum, including ten Advanced Placement courses, a wide variety of electives and a service learning option. Students can jump-start their college careers with early graduation options and dual enrollment in college courses. Nationally recognized online learning provider Advanced Academics supplies the program’s learning management system, web-based curriculum and online teaching staff.