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VCS Spring Dance Concert Update

The Villages Charter School Dance Concert will be held Thursday, May 20th through Saturday, May 22nd @ the VCMS Gym. See letter below under "Important Documents" for more details

Buffalo Adventures Summer Camp Registration

Buffalo Adventures will be offering seven weeks of summer camp to our currently enrolled elementary students at The Villages Charter School.  Summer camp will be comprised of exciting weekly themes, cool crafts, games, creativity, and much more. Registration is available through Jumbula Monday, April 12th through April 30th, 2021 at 6:00 PM.  Camp fees are $115.00 weekly with a 10% sibling discount.  For additional information, please contact Buffalo Adventures at 352-259-6818. 

VHS Golden Girls 2021-2022 

VHS Spirit Program 2021-2022 detailed tryout information will be available soon! Tryouts will be held for both our competitive dance team and our NEW competitive cheer team May 25th - 29th from 3:15-5:30PM in the VHS gym. We will be hosting an open clinic for anyone interested in auditioning for dance on Thursday, April 29th from 4:00-5:30PM and for anyone interested in cheer on Tuesday, May 4th from 4:00-5:30PM in the VHS Gym. Please see the Golden Girl Athletics Page for more information about new and exciting changes coming for the 2021-2022 teams! 

VHS To Perform Hunchback of Notre Dame

The Villages High School Drama Department announces plans to perform The Hunchback of Notre Dame April, 28 - May 2 @ the VHS courtyard. To purchase tickets click here (use promo code TVCS for students).

VCS Golf Tournament Coming Soon

The Villages Charter School will host the 21st Annual Villages Charter School Golf Tournament at Palmer Legends on Saturday, May 1st. See the flyer below for details and visit the link to register and / or sponsor. We hope you can join in the fun.

Founders' Day Coming Soon

The Villages Charter School parent organization (Buffalo PRIDE) has announced plans for our annual school carnival (aka "Founders' Day") on Saturday, May 8th. See the Save the Date flyer below. More information coming soon.

March Buffalo PRIDE Parent Workshop Still Available

The Villages Charter School parent organization (Buffalo PRIDE) annual parent workshop is now available via the parent portal. Unlike previous years, this year's event will be held virtually. Parents will have over 40 online sessions to choose from. The videos will remain online and available to parents to learn more about the school and earn PI hours! See the PDF below for more details. 

April Buffalo PRIDE Parent Meeting Still Available

The Villages Charter School parent organization (Buffalo PRIDE) hosted their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 6th @ 6:00 pm in a virtual format. The content is still available online.


Friday, April 16th

* VHS Baseball vs. Belleview @ VHS Field (7:00 pm)

Saturday, April 17th

* ACT @ VHS (8:00 am)

* VHS Art Show @ Savannah Center (11:00 am - 7:00 pm) 

Monday, April 19th

* VHS Green Day 

* 3rd Grade EOY Special Area Exams

* VCMS Track & Field Meet @ Citrus HS (3:00 pm)

* VHS Varsity Baseball @ Lecanto (6:30 pm)

* VHS Softball vs. Mt. Dora Christian @ VHS Field (6:00 pm)

Tuesday, April 20th

* VHS Gold Day 

* 3rd Grade EOY Special Area Exams

* 7th Grade AR Reward Day

* VHS Boys' Basketball Awards Ceremony @ VHS Courtyard (6:30 pm$

* VHS Softball @ North Marion (6:00 pm)

Wednesday, April 21st

VHS Green Day 

* 3rd Grade EOY Special Area Exams

* 8th Grade AR Reward Day

* VHS Varsity Baseball @ Crystal River (6:30 pm)

Thursday, April 22nd

* VHS Gold Day 

* 3rd Grade EOY Special Area Exams

* VHS Golden Girls UDA National Dance Championships @ Disney ESPN Wide World of Sports

* VHS Boys' Weightlifting State Championships

* VHS Track & Field Home Meet @ HG Morse (10:00 am)

* VHS Softball @ Lecanto (5:00 pm)

* VHS Baseball @ Forest (6:30 pm)

Friday, April 23rd

* VHS Gold Day 

* 3rd Grade EOY Special Area Exams

* VHS Boys' Weightlifting State Championships

* VHS Golden Girls UDA National Dance Championships @ Disney ESPN Wide World of Sports

Saturday, April 24th


Monday, April 20th

* VHS Green Day 

* iReady Diagnostic Exams Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd & 3rd Grades

* VCMS Girls' & Boys' Track Meet @ South Sumter HS (4:00 pm)

Tuesday, April 27th

* VHS Gold Day 

* iReady Diagnostic Exams 2nd & 3rd Grades

* 4th Quarter Mid-point

Wednesday, April 28th

VHS Green Day 

* 5th Graders Tour VCMS (8:00 am)

* VHS Musical "Hunchback of Notre Dame" @ VHS Courtyard (8:00 pm)

Thursday, April 29th

* VHS Gold Day 

* 5th Graders Tour VCMS (8:00 am)

* VHS Musical "Hunchback of Notre Dame" @ VHS Courtyard (8:00 pm)

Friday, April 30th

* VHS Green Day 

* 5th Graders Tour VCMS (8:00 am)

* VHS Musical "Hunchback of Notre Dame" @ VHS Courtyard (8:00 pm)

Saturday, May 1st

* VCS Buffalo PRIDE Golf Tournament @ Palmer Legends CC (8:00 am)

* VHS Musical "Hunchback of Notre Dame" @ VHS Courtyard (8:00 pm)

VCS In The News 

VHS Students Celebrate Prom

VHS Softball Beats Lake Weir

VHS Track & Field Teams Dominate Home Meet

VHS Winter Sports Programs Excel

VCS Helping Students with Mental Health

VHS Ag Students Participate in the Sumter County Fair

VHS Starts Student Fishing Club

VHS Students Find Ways to Volunteer

VHS Baseball Earns Extra Inning Win

VHS Softball Loses Tough Battle with Lecanto

VHS Senior Helps Bring Soho Forum Debate to The Villages

12 VHS Wrestlers Qualify for Regionals

VHS Wrestler Overcomes Adversity 

VHS Highlights Black History Month 

VHS Boys' Basketball Win District Championship

VHS Construction Management Academy Prepares the Next Generation

VHS Boys' Basketball Defeats Citrus to Advance to District Finals

VHS Yearbook Staff Demonstrates Flexibility

VHS Girls' Basketball Wins District Championship

VHS Girls' Soccer Wins District Championship

VHS Girls' Basketball Advances to District Championship Game

VHS Wrestling Wilke Brothers

VHS Boys' Basketball Completes Big Comeback for Win vs. Wildwood

VCS Food Service Program Continues to Serve

VHS Boys' Basketball Returns with Big Win

VHS Girls' Basketball Loses Tough Battle With Wildwood

Buffalo PRIDE Uniform Swap a Big Success

VHS Girls' Soccer Falls to East Ridge

VHS Girls' Soccer Beats Taylor

VHS Soccer Brothers Boost Buffalo to Victory

A Look Back on 20+ Years of The Villages Charter School

VHS Basketball Loses OT Thriller

VHS Basketball Falls in Battle Opener

Battle @ The Villages Ready for 7th Year

VHS Boys' Hoops Win Road Game at Vanguard

VHS Wrestler Ready for Great Senior Season

VHS Senior Named Scholarship Finalist

VCS Teachers Adapt to Teaching Online

VCS Elementary School Embraces Kindness

VHS Boys' Basketball Wins Big in Season Opener

VHS Boys' Soccer Ready for Season

VHS Girls' Basketball Prepares for Upcoming Season

VHS Volleyball Ends Season with Tough District Battle

VHS Golf Teams Ready for District Tournament

VCS Offers Free Meals to all Families Due to Covid-19

VHS Football Battles Trinity Catholic Tonight

VCS Offers Online Learning

VHS Football Wins Big

7th Graders Study the Declaration of Independence During Freedom Week

Youngest Buffalo Make Grandparents' Day Cards

New VHS Culinary Club Gets Donation

VHS Swim Teams Win First Live Match of 2020

VHS Football Opens 2020 Season Friday

VHS Volleyball Ready to Begin Season

VHS Interact Club Donates Supplies

VHS Cross Country Teams Ready to Open Season

First Day of School for VCS

A Look Back Over 20 Years of VCS

Camp Innovation Completes Successful First Week

Back to School Tax Holiday This Weekend

VCS Pivots to Camp and Delays School Start

VHS Golden Girls Ready for New Season

Jumpstart Summer Camp at VCMS

Back to School Supplies

Plans to Return to School

VCS Summer Reading Off to a Good Start

VHS Students Win Art Contest

VCS Plans to Reopen Regular School in August

VHS Construction Academy Helps Complete Home

VHS Class of 2020 Has Epic Finale

Class of 2020 Graduation

Gov. Scott Visits VHS

The Villages Charter School 15 Years of Impact

VCS Adopts 2021-2022 Calendar

The Villages Charter School has adopted a school calendar for the 2021-2022 school year. See the calendar below.      

VCS Creates New Email for School Nurses

The Villages Charter School has created a new email account to assist parents with COVID-19 related questions. Please email your questions directly to our school nurses at their new email address: 

VCS Approved to Offer Free Meals Through End of 2021 School Year

The Villages Charter School has been approved to offer all VCS students in grades K-12 a free balanced breakfast and lunch. This program is part of the federal government's response to COVID-19 and will last through the end of the 2020-2021 school year. See the flyer below for details. 

Buffalo Scholarship Foundation Partners with Citizens First Bank

VCS, Buffalo Scholarship Foundation (BSF) and Citizens First Bank have partnered on a unique fundraiser to benefit VHS graduates. The "Buffalo Charity Checking" account benefits BSF. To learn more see the PDF below. Go Buffalo!

The Villages Charter School Is Growing

The Villages Daily Sun provides lots of information about a new world class development along CR 470 in Sumter County. You can learn more about the future of Villages' neighborhoods, cool shopping and dining venues, family housing, a state of the art medical complex and.... a new K-8 building and a new 9-12 high school! 

VCS Earns 17th A Rating in a Row

The Florida Department of Education has released the 2018-2019 school grades for all schools and The Villages Charter School has again earned an A rating!

Congrats to all students, teachers, administrators, staff, & parents for this achievement.

For the past 12 years, VCS has received a “K-12 grade” (all “A’s”)—also,

The Villages High School has now earned 14 straight A’s (2006 – 2019)

The Villages Charter Middle School has now earned 17 straight A’s (2003 - 2019)

The Villages Charter Elementary School has now earned 17 straight A’s (2003 - 2019)

VCS Earns School of Excellence Designation Again!

The Villages Charter School has again earned a School of Excellence designation based upon academic data from the past three school years. The Florida State Board of Education announced the list of schools at their most recent meeting. Well done VCS!

Important Documents

Please see the list of important documents below.

      2021 Spring Dance Concert
      Founders' Day 2021
      VCS Golf Tournament
      Buffalo PRIDE Online Conference
      VCS School Calendar 21-22
      FL DOE Executive Order #7
      Free Balanced School Meals Announcement
      20-21 Buffalo PRIDE Calendar of Events
      BSF VCS CFB Buffalo Charity Checking
      VCS 20-21 Updated School Calendar
      FL DOE Reopening Guidelines 7.6.20
      2018-2019 VCS K-12 Academic Achievement Report
      2018-2019 VCS K-12 Academic Executive Summary
      AdvancEd Accreditation 2017
      VCS Named High Performing Charter School

Website Accessibility

The Villages Charter School (VCS) is committed to ensuring that its website is accessible to people with disabilities. If you use assistive technology and are experiencing difficulty accessing information on this site, please contact to gain access to inaccessible content or functionality of online content. To file a formal grievance under Section 504 and Title II with VCS please contact Patrick Murphy, Instructional Technology Supervisor at 352-259-2350.