Welcome to Reid Traditional Schools’ Valley Academy, nationally recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as 2014 National Blue Ribbon School and also an ‘A’ Rated school ranked at the highest level by the Arizona Department of Education. We offer students an accelerated back-to-basics and traditional education that provides them with a traditional foundation for the future.  Valley Academy is a tuition-free public charter school within the Reid Traditional Schools family. Our schools have been consistently ranked among the best schools in Arizona.

Our Mission:
To offer back-to-basics, traditional education
by providing a challenging, sequential, teacher-directed,
standards-based, textbook-driven curriculum
supported by individual accountability and
high academic and behavioral standards.


News & Announcements
construction trailer on school campus

Construction Part 1: How It All Starts

The 2016-2017 school year will be an exciting year of change, with new buildings being added and the remaining original portable buildings being removed at last! The projects have been scheduled carefully to avoid disruption to student learning, and even in transitional locations, we promise to continue to take good care of our Valley families. […]

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VA spelling bee winner 2015

Spelling Bee Winners

Classroom representatives competed in the Valley Academy qualifying round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.  The winner will advance to the next round of competition.  Those who reach the final round compete in Washington, D.C.  Last year, 11 million students competed nationwide, with 285 students reaching the finals.  For an inside look at Bee Week […]

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