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VCMS ARTStravaganza Events Start Friday

The Villages Charter Middle School will host their annual ARTStravaganza starting this Friday. The VHS & VCMS dance teams will perform this Friday, Dec. 9th @ 6:00 pm and the VCMS Band and Chorus Concert will be held on Thursday, Dec. 15th @ 6:00 pm. Both events will be held in the VCMS Gym. See the flyer below for details.

Lady Buffalo Basketball Challenge Starts Saturday

The Villages High School girls' basketball team will host their annual "Lady Buffalo Challenge" this Saturday (12/10/16) @ the VHS gym. For more information, visit the Battle @ The Villages website.

PI Service Hours Opportunities

The Villages Charter School always has dozens of opportunities for our parents to be positively involved at the school. We encourage you to contact your school to learn more about ways to help. Our school is indeed a unique and successful place for our students due to involved parents. The VHS Athletic Department has asked us to let you know about some big opportunities coming soon.

The Villages Charter School will be hosting special events in December that provide significant opportunity to accumulate PI Hours. The Battle at The Villages Family of events will include:

                  Lady Buffalo Challenge-December 10th

                  Battle at The Villages-December 27th-December 30th

Parent and high school student volunteers are being recruited to serve as ticket takers, ushers and serving concessions. Shifts will generally be in the afternoon and early evening. Shifts are available on a first come first serve basis. If you are interested please contact Amy Betzer at In your email please indicate the days and time you are interested in volunteering.


Thursday, December 8th

* Primary Center Book Fair

* VHS Debate Club Room 238 (2:45 pm)

* VHS Science Club Room 202 (2:45 pm)

* VHS Explore Florida Club Field Trip to Mt. Dora (4:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

* 1st Grade Musical @ VCMS Gym (5:30 pm)

* VHS Boys' Basketball @ Liberty Christian (JV 5:30 pm, Varsity 7:00 pm)

* VHS Girls' Soccer vs. Dunnellon @ HG Morse Field (6:00 pm)

Friday, December 9th

* 4th Grade Field Trip to St. Augustine

* VHS Student Activities Committee Room 115 (7:10 am)

* Primary Center Book Fair

* VHS Fall Baseball @ St. Leo

* VHS Wrestling @ Kiwanis IBT (2:00 pm)

* VHS Girls' Weightlifting @ Ft. White Invitational (3:30 pm)

* VCMS Girls' Basketball @ Lecanto MS (4:00 pm)

* VHS Boys' Soccer vs. Central @ HG Morse Field (JV 6:00 pm, Varsity 7:30 pm)

* VCMS Dance Concert @ VCMS Gym (6:00 pm)

Saturday, December 10th

* VHS Boys' Basketball @ Might Ike PK Yonge (5:30 pm)

* VHS Girls' Basketball Lady Buffalo Challenge @ VHS Fieldhouse

* VHS Wrestling @ Kiwanis IBT (10:00 am)

Monday, December 12th

* ECC Book Fair

* 2nd Grade Field Trip to Lowry Park Zoo

* VCMS Semester Exams

* VHS Key Club Meeting Room 111 (7:15 am)

* VHS Art Club Room 111 (2:45 pm)

* VHS Magic Club Room Media Center (2:45 pm)

* VHS Film Club Room 228 (2:50 pm)

* VCMS Girls' Basketball @ Wildwood MHS (4:00 pm)

* VHS Boys' Basketball @ Trinity Catholic (Fr. 4:00 pm, JV 5:30 pm, Varsity 7:00 pm)

* VHS Girls' Basketball vs. Trinity Catholic @ VHS Fieldhouse (6:30 pm)

Tuesday, December 13th

* ECC Book Fair

* 2nd Grade Field Trip to Lowry Park Zoo

* VCMS Semester Exams

* VHS NHS Meeting Room 226 (7:15 am)

* VHS Key Club Officer Meeting Room 111 (7:15 am)

* VHS Chess Club @ Culinary Arts (7:15 am)

* VHS Engineering Club Room 154

* VHS Press Club Room 207 (2:45 pm)

* VHS Trading Currency Consortium meeting Room 206 (2:45 pm)

* VCMS Builder's Club meeting (3:15 pm)

* VHS Boys' Freshman Basketball @ Forrest (4:00 pm)

* 5th Grade Parent Night @ 4th & 5th Grade Center Cafeteria (6:00 pm)

* KSC Parent & Chaperone Meeting @ 4th & 5th Grade Center Cafeteria (7:00 pm)

Wednesday, December 14th

* ECC Book Fair

* 2nd Grade Field Trip to Lowry Park Zoo

* VCMS Semester Exams

* VHS Semester Finals

* VHS FCA Room 228 (7:15 am)

* VHS Interact Club Room 202 (7:15 am)

* VHS Literacy Crusaders @ Intermediate Center (2:45 - 3:45)

* VHS Explore Florida Club Room 228 (2:50 pm)

* VHS Business Club (2:50 pm)

* VHS JV Boys' Soccer @ Leesburg

* VHS Varsity Boys' Soccer @ Forrest

Thursday, December 15th

* ECC Book Fair

* VCMS Semester Exams

* VHS Semester Finals

* VHS SHOC Meeting Room 246 (7:10 am)

* VHS Press Club Room 207 (7:15 am)

* VHS FCA Room 228(7:15 am)

* VHS Debate Club Room 238 (2:45 pm)

* VHS Science Club Room 202 (2:45 pm)

* VHS Girls' Weightlifting @ Umatilla (3:30 pm)

Friday, December 16th

* Last day of 1st Semester!

* ECC Book Fair

* VCMS Semester Exams

* VHS Semester Finals

* VHS Student Activities Committee Room 115 (7:10 am)

* 5th Grade Tropicana Speech Contest @ 4th & 5th Media Center (8:30 am)

* VHS Boys' Freshman Basketball vs. West Port @ VHS Fieldhouse (4:00 pm)

* VHS Boys' Basketball vs. South Sumter @ VHS Fieldhouse (JV 5:30 pm, Varsity 7:00 pm)

* VHS Girls' Basketball @ South Sumter (7:00 pm)

Saturday, December 17th

* VHS Wrestling @ Lely HS (9:00 am)

VCS In The News

VHS Boys' Basketball Wins District Contest

Top Flight High School Athletic Events Coming to VHS in December

VHS Wrestling Prepares for the Season

VHS Health Sciences Academy HOSA Club Preps for Competition

ECC Students Study Dirt from all 50 States

Teachers Double as Students

Founders' Day Huge Success

Area Group Teaches First Graders About the American Flag

VHS Band Ready for Fall Concert

VCMS Students Attend STEM Camp

Big Brothers Big Sisters Coming to The Villages Charter School

VHS Has Record Enrollment on First Day

Parent and Community Involvement Key to Student Success

The Villages Charter School Grows with Quality

The Villages Charter School keeps making the grade

Gov. Scott Visits VHS

Buffalo Scholarship Foundation Sets Big Goal

The Villages Charter School 15 Years of Impact

VCS Earns 14th "A Rating" in a Row!

The Florida Department of Education has released the 2015-2016 school grades for all schools. The Villages Charter School has again earned an "A" rating!

Congrats to all students, teachers, administrators, staff, & parents for this achievement. We have much to be proud of @ VCS, but our core mission is academics and this result is evidence that our students are doing very well. See the two reports below to read a full report or the executive summary of VCS student academic achievement.

For the past 9 years, VCS has received a “K-12 grade” (all “A’s”)—also,

The Villages High School has now earned 11 straight A’s (2006 – 2016)

The Villages Charter Middle School has now earned 14 straight A’s (2003 - 2016)

The Villages Charter Elementary School has now earned 14 straight A’s (2003 - 2016)

VCS Accepting 2016-17 Enrollment Applications

The Villages Charter School is still taking applications for the 2016-17 school year. See the flyer below for details or click here to learn more about VCS enrollment. 

Please note that as of 12/5/16, some grade levels are at capacity (PK 1, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th & 9th Grades) and several other grade levels are very near capacity (PK2, PK3, PK4, 2nd, & 3rd grades). We encourage all families interested in VCS to submit an application as soon as possible to either secure an enrollment slot or a place on the waiting list.

VCS Adopts 2016-2017 School Calendar 

The Villages Charter School has adopted the 2015-2016 school calendar. IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to Hurricane Matthew and the school cancellation on 10/7/16, VCS will have school on 1/3/17. See the PDF below for more details.

Important Documents

Please see the list of important documents below.

      2016 ARTStravaganza
      December 2016 Campus Chatter
      2016-2017 VCS Calendar Updated
      2015-2016 VCS K-12 Academic Achievement Report
      2015-2016 VCS K-12 Academic Executive Summary
      Abundant Life Ministry Donates to BSF
      VCS Named High Performing Charter School

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