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VHS Announces 1:1 Laptop Program for Fall 2016

Our Chromebook Event is finally here.  We will be passing out Chromebooks to students on July 25 and 26.  If you have not signed up for a date and time you can still do so by clicking here.  If you have any questions about the event or need to update or check on your registration please contact patrick.murphy@tvcs.org.  Remember all family accounts must be current before a Chromebook will be issued. Please contact Elisa Goldberg in the Accounting Office at 352-259-6808 to check the status of your family account. 

VCS Announces New Family Meeting

The Villages Charter School is excited to welcome families new to VCS! We will meet with all new parents on Monday, August 1st @ 5:30 pm @ The Villages Charter Middle School gym. Buffalo PRIDE & VCS administrators will be there to welcome new parents and explain a few key items about the school in order to assist families with having a positive experience to start the school year. Welcome new VCS families!

VCS Back to School Key Dates & Events

Here are some key dates and events for the rapidly approaching 2016-17 school year.

* Monday, July 25 & Tuesday, July 26 Chromebook distribution @ VHS

* Wednesday, Thursday & Friday (7/27, 7/28 & 7/29) Buffalo Adventures "Early Registration" @ ECC (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

* VHS "Freshman Friday & New Student Orientation" (5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

* Saturday, July 30th Uniform Swap @ 4th & 5th Grade Center (8:00 am - 11:00 am)

* Monday, August 1st New Family Orientation @ VCMS Gym (5:30 pm)

* Tuesday, August 2nd Orientation @ all schools (11:00 am - 1:00 pm or 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

VCS Now Accepting 2016-17 Enrollment Applications

The Villages Charter School is now 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 7/19/16, some grade levels are at capacity (6th, 7th & 9th Grades) and several other grade levels are very near capacity (3rd, 4th, & 8th 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.

Buffalo PRIDE Announces "Uniform Swap" Project

The VCS parent group (Buffalo PRIDE) has announced plans to hold their annual "Uniform Swap" on Saturday, July 30th @ 8:00 am the VCES 4th & 5th Grade Center Cafeteria. Additionally, we will have opportunities for parents to donate uniforms throughout the summer during the summer reading media center open hours. We will need lots of parent volunteers to assist with the collection and cleaning of uniforms in preparation for the event. See the PDF below for details on how to participate. Thanks and have a great summer!

EVENTS THIS WEEK

Monday, July 25th

* VHS Band Camp @ VHS Band Room (8:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Tuesday, July 26th

* VHS Band Camp @ VHS Band Room (8:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Wednesday, July 27th

* Buffalo Adventures "Early Registration" @ ECC (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

* VHS Band Camp @ VHS Band Room (8:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Thursday, July 28th

* Buffalo Adventures "Early Registration" @ ECC (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

* Little Buffalo Learning Center Closed

Friday, July 29th

* Little Buffalo Learning Center Closed

* VCMS Golden Girl Dance Camp @ VCMS Dance Studio (8:00 am - 5:00 pm)

* Buffalo Adventures "Early Registration" @ ECC (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

* VHS Senior Portraits @ VHS (10:00 am)

* VHS "Freshman Friday & New Student Orientation" (5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Saturday, July 30th

* Buffalo PRIDE "Uniform Swap" @ 4th & 5th Grade Center Cafeteria (8:00 am - 11:00 am)

* VCMS Golden Girl Dance Camp @ VCMS Dance Studio (8:00 am - 5:00 pm)

* VHS Senior Portraits @ VHS (9:00 am)

Monday, August 1st

* VCMS Golden Girls Dance Camp @ VCMS Dance Studio (8:00 am - 5:00 pm)

* New Family Orientation @ VCMS Gym (5:30 pm)

Tuesday, August 2nd

* 16-17 Orientation @ all schools (11:00 am - 1:00 pm & 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Wednesday, August 3rd

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Thursday, August 4th

* First Day of School!!!

Friday, August 5th

* Florida Tax Free Days (August 5th - 7th)

VCS In The News

Buffalo Adventures Summer Camp Ends for the Summer

Buffalo Football Camp Wraps Up

VHS Student Receives Recognition

The Villages Charter School keeps making the grade

VCMS Students Learn at Volleyball Camp

UF Grad Leads Youth Sport Movement

Abundant Life Ministry Donates to Buffalo Scholarship Foundation

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)

Buffalo Scholarship Foundation Announcement

During the Nov. Buffalo PRIDE parent meeting, Abundant Life Ministry made a special presentation to the Buffalo Scholarship Foundation. See the PDF below for details.

VCS Adopts 2016-2017 School Calendar 

The Villages Charter School has adopted the 2015-2016 school calendar. See the PDF below for more details.

Important Documents

Please see the list of important documents below.

      2015-2016 VCS K-12 Academic Achievement Report
      2015-2016 VCS K-12 Academic Executive Summary
      Buffalo PRIDE Uniform Swap 2016
      2016-2017 VCS Calendar
      VCS Enrollment Flyer 2016-17
      Abundant Life Ministry Donates to BSF
      VCS Named High Performing Charter School

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