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Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy (LAVCA) is available to Louisiana students in grades K–12 through a partnership between K12 Inc. and Community School for Apprenticeship Learning Inc. (CSAL). Founded in 1997, CSAL is a not-for-profit with a mission to provide students with real-world experiences by giving them access to alternative forms of instruction. Since its inception, CSAL has operated a small middle school and high school centered on individualized attention, integrated project-based instruction, and motivating students to do their best. LAVCA is its third charter school.

The Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy and K¹² give Louisiana kids in grades K–12 the chance to learn in the ways that are right for them. LAVCA offers:

  • The exceptional, effective K¹² curriculum
  • A high-quality, tuition-free public education
  • An individualized approach to learning
  • Students may earn college credit while in high school
  • Compelling, high-interest courses that introduce a variety of possible careers
  • An active school community
  • Highly qualified, Louisiana-certified teachers

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