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.

CALENDAR NOTES:  September 4th, No School, Labor Day

Public Meeting Notices:

To view our Public Meeting Notice statement, Meeting Notices, and Agendas, click here.

News & Announcements


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Construction Part 7: Welcome Home!

The new Administration/Early Childhood building is officially open! Many volunteers helped move offices, classrooms, and the VAPO Parent Room to the new building. We celebrated the move-in with an Open House and tours on January 13th. The new playground, complete with a tricycle track, is hugely popular with the young students. We are truly thankful […]

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Construction Part 6: Finishing Touches

Move-in Day is approaching fast! Our plan is to greet students in our new Administration building when they return from Winter Break. The preschool and kindergarten classes will be fully stocked and ready for learning by then. Right now the last tasks are being completed. This week we will see whiteboards being hung, landscaping being […]

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