What grades will be offered for this coming academic year?
We are offering pre-k through 7th grade for the 2019-2020 academic year. Our desire and plan is to continually add one or more grades each year after that until Valley Classical School offers pre-k through 12th grade.
Are you still accepting application for the 2019-2020 school year?
We will consider applications for the Spring 2020 semester on a case by case basis. All questions regarding mid-year admissions should be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is the timeline for Next Year's admission?
The admissions timeline for 2020-2021 will be released soon. Below is the timeline for 2019-2020 admissions as an example.
October 29th - fall Information Meeting
December 3rd - fall Information Meeting
January through May - Information Meetings held monthly
January 1st - Applications available (see Admission Process for details)
Standard Admissions Cycle: January 1st through April 15th. Applications received between April 15th and July 15th are considered as part of the Extended Admissions Cycle and are subject to higher enrollment fees.
April 30 - Financial aid application submission deadline
June 1 - Fall tuition due
July 15 - Last day to submit family and student applications for the Extended Admissions cycle
Where Does VCS hold classes?
VCS holds campus day classes at Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church, 2101 Shadow Lake Road in Blacksburg, VA.
What is the cost of tuition?
Tuition for the 2019-2020 academic year is $3275 per student. Families will also need to pay a $150 application fee and a $350 enrollment fee; the application and enrollment fee are per family and are not based on the number of children applying or being enrolled. More information on the admissions process can be found on the Tuition, Fees, and Scholarships page.
Does VCS offer FINANCIAL Aid?
VCS offers need-based financial aid given in the form of a 25% reduction in tuition for families that qualify. See the Tuition, Fees, and Scholarships page for more details.
IS There a difference between VCS and CLASSICAL CONVERSATIONS™?
This is a great question. We have attempted to highlight some of the primary differences between the two options in the following blog post: How Is Valley Classical School Different From Classical Conversations™?.