See what our families have to say about VLA!
"The freedom to complete assignments on our schedule is wonderful! My son has greatly improved in reading and math since attending VLA. We could see him falling behind with in-person school and we're so thankful for the VLA!"
"Something Fayette county should have done years ago love that the teachers are caring and encouraging, if help is needed they are just a message away." -Parent of a 4th, 8th, and 11th grader
" I would like to compliment Ms. Waggoner, 8th, 9th and 10th grade math for her teaching. She really takes her time with students and seems to be always available. Wonderful teacher!"
"My child looks forward to math with Ms. Feese the most. She always emails reminders. If you email her she emails back immediately. We do like the newsletters and thank you." -Parent of an 8th grader
" We love VLA and our teachers are making it an incredible experience for our kids! Special shout outs to Mrs. Lewis, Mrs. Haehlen, and the whole kindergarten team! -Mrs. Shroats, Mrs. Martin, & Mrs. Hadady!" -Parents of 2nd grade, 4th grade, and kindergarten students
"VLA has been a game changer with less chronic illnesses flares improving quality of life! More control and autonomy to complete assignments at her own pace, with the needed support and facilitation of a great teacher, has noticeably helped with retaining information and improved grades." -Parent of a 6th grader
"VLA has been the perfect fit for us! We were a homeschooling family, but I wanted a little less involvement from me as the parent, and a little more opportunity for some independent work for my child. It has been the perfect balance! My daughter is thriving and enjoys the lessons. We couldn’t have found a more perfect school for our lifestyle!" -Parent of a 2nd grader
"VLA has been great for my son. His school anxiety is gone, & his academics are thriving. He achieved straight A’s for the first time ever." —Parent of 11th grader
"FCPS VLA has been a game-changer for my child. She is able to work at her own pace and still feels connected to her teacher, peers and feels supported at home." -Parent of a 3rd grader
"As a parent of a fourth grader, I am so delighted to be a part of her daily learning and appreciate the challenging curriculum. My child loves the "Montessori style" choices allowing her to guide her own instruction."
"I feel like my daughters receiving a better learning experience with VLA. The flexibility allows her to focus on assignments at her own pace and therefore allows her a more personalized approach at learning the material. She struggles on a regular basis with staying healthy when attending regular school not to mention the concerns of COVID. VLA seems to provide her with a more personalized experience and more one on one instruction from teachers." -Parent of an 11th grader
"Parent of an and 8th and 9th grader. I appreciate the teachers who have been willing to schedule extra time to help my student improve their grade and learn concepts. I also appreciate the teachers who have been responsive to all my questions. And, some teachers have really done a good job of making lessons fun and seeming to enjoy teaching virtually."
"My kindergartener's teachers truly care about ALL of their students and do their best to keep them engaged and help them succeed."