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Buffalo PRIDE Meeting Tuesday 
Buffalo PRIDE will hold their regular online monthly meeting on Tuesday, December 6th @ 6:00 pm. The meeting will be a virtual meeting. 
VCS Updates 2022-2023 School Calendar
The Villages Charter School has updated the school calendar for the 2022-2023 school year. Due to Tropical Storm Nicole, VCS cancelled school on Thursday, November 10, 2022. Friday, April 14, 2023 was previously designated as a "Teacher Professional Day" / No School for students, but will now be a regular school day for students. See the PDF below. 
Winter Break Camp Registration Now Open
Buffalo Adventures Winter Camp registration will open Monday November 28, 2022 at 9:00 AM through Friday December 9, 2022. Please login to our activity site Jumbula to register your child.  For additional information please call 352-259-6818.  
Latest Updates on Middleton and New Schools
Upcoming VHS Choral Programs
The Villages High School's Choir will have a number of programs over the next few months.
* Choral Gala at New Covenant United Methodist Church on 12/9
* Disney's Candlelight Processional on 12/11


Monday, December 5th

* Primary Center Book Fair

* 3rd Grade SeaWorld Field Trip (Miss Lussier, Ms. Norat, Mrs. Reynolds, Mrs. Watson)

* VCMS Boys' Tennis @ Lecanto (3:00 pm)

* VHS Girls' Basketball vs. Columbia @ VHS Fieldhouse (6:30 pm)

Tuesday, December 6th

* Primary Center Book Fair

* 3rd Grade SeaWorld Field Trip (Mrs. Caruthers, Mrs. Garrett, Mrs. McCray & Ms. McKown)

* VHS Buffalo Athletic Booster Club Meeting @ VHS Cafeteria (9:30 am)

* VHS NHS Meeting @ VHS Cafeteria (2:45 pm)

* VCMS Boys' Tennis @ Inverness (3:00 pm)

* VHS Girls' Basketball @ South Lake (JV 5:30 pm, Varsity 7:00 pm)

* VHS Boys' Basketball vs. Oak Ridge (JV 6:00 pm, Varsity 7:00 pm)

* Buffalo PRIDE Online Meeting @ 6:00 pm

Wednesday, December 7th

* Primary Center Book Fair

* 3rd Grade SeaWorld Field Trip (Mrs. Godfrey, Mrs. Locke, Mrs. Phillips & Ms. Todd)

* VHS Music Booster Club Meeting @ VHS Music Room (11:20 am)

* VHS Girls' Soccer @ Horizon (JV 5:30 pm, Varsity 7:00 pm)

* VHS JV Boys' Basketball @ IMG (6:00 pm)

Thursday, December 8th

* Primary Center Book Fair

* 3rd Grade SeaWorld Field Trip (Ms. Brown, Mrs. Gamble, Mrs. Joerg, & Ms. Pulgar)

* VHS JV Wrestling @ Hernando (1:30 pm)

* VHS Girls' Weightlifting vs. Wildwood @ VHS Fieldhouse (1:30 pm)

* VHS Choral Winter Follie Rehearsal @ New Covenant UMC (3:00 pm)

* VHS Boys' Soccer vs. Lake Weir @ HG Morse Field (6:00 pm)

* VCMS Musical Theater Performance @ VCMS Gym (6:15 pm)

* VHS Girls' Basketball vs. Tavares @ VHS Fieldhouse (6:30 pm)

Friday, December 9th

* Primary Center Book Fair

* VHS Wrestling @ Hernando Kiwanis Invitational Hernando HS (1:30 pm)

* VHS Girls' Soccer vs. PK Yonge @ HG Morse Field (6:00 pm)

* VHS Girls' Basketball (JV vs. West Port @ 6:00 pm) / Varsity vs. Umatilla 7:30 pm) @ VHS Fieldhouse

* VHS Choral Gala @ New Covenant UMC (6:00 pm)

Saturday, December 10th

* VHS Academic Saturday School

* VHS Wrestling @ Hernando Kiwanis Invitational Hernando HS (9:30 am)

* VHS Boys' Basketball @ Battle in the Peach vs. McEachern Marietta, GA (7:30 pm)

Sunday, December 11th

* VHS Choir @ Disney's Candlelight Processional

Monday, December 12th

* VCMS Girls' Basketball @ South Sumter MS (4:15 pm)

Tuesday, December 13th

* VCMS EOY 8th Grade Health & Careers

* VHS Wrestling @ Forest (1:15 pm)

* VHS JV & Varsity Girls' & Boys' Basketball vs. Forest @ VHS Fieldhouse (Alumni Night starting @ 4:30 pm)

* VHS Boys' Soccer @ East Ridge (JV 5:30 pm, Varsity 7:00 pm)

* VCMS Dance Concert @ VCMS Gym (6:15 pm)

Wednesday, December 14th

* VCMS EOY 8th Grade PE

* VHS Girls' Soccer @ Leesburg (JV 5:30 pm, Varsity 7:00 pm)

Thursday, December 15th

* VCMS EOY 6th Grade Art & Spanish, 7th Grade Health

* VHS JV Wrestling @ Springstead (3:00 pm)

* VCMS Girls' Basketball @ Wildwood MHS (4:15 pm)

* VHS Boys' Soccer @ HG Morse Field (5:00 pm)

* VHS Girls' Basketball @ PK Younge (6:00 pm)

* VHS Boys' Basketball @ Clearwater (6:15 pm)

Friday, December 16th

* 2nd 9 Weeks / 1st Semester Ends

* VCMS AR Deadline

* Kindergarten Field Trip to Sharon Morse Center (8:00 am)

Saturday, December 17th

* Winter Break Begins

* VHS Holiday Wrestling Tournament @ VHS Fieldhouse (10:00 am)

* VHS Boys' Basketball @ Ft. Myers (Noon)

VCS In The News 

Big City Dancers Perform in NYC

VHS Soccer Programs Ready to Kick Off Season

VHS Football Loses Tough Battle At The Range

New Middleton Campus Reaches Milestone

VHS Fall Choral Programs

Buffalo Scholarship Foundation Hosts Successful Golf Fundraiser

Buffalo PRIDE Closet Clutter a Big Success

VHS Construction Management Academy Breaks Ground on 2nd Home for 2022-23 School Year

VHS Culinary Arts Academy Prepares Students for the Workforce

VHS Celebrates Homecoming Week

VHS Agriscience Students Prepare Animals for the Sumter County Fair

VCS Begins New State Assessments

VHS Fall Sports Ready to Start

The History of VHS Football

VHS Construction Management Academy Partners with Habitat for Humanity

VHS Alumni Opera Singer Performs at Fundraiser

School Resource Officers Undergo Safety Training

VCS Students Return for 1st Day of School

Students Head Back to School

VCS Welcomes New Faculty & Staff

VCS Prepares for New Standards and Assessments 

VCS Announces North Campus Renovation Plans

VCS Earns 19th "A" in a Row!

Gov. Scott Visits VHS

The Villages Charter School 15 Years of Impact

VCS Earns School of Excellence Designation!

The Villages Charter School has again earned a School of Excellence designation for the 2020-2021 school year based upon academic data from the past three school years. The Florida State Board of Education announced the list of schools in a press release today (10/22/21). See the announcement below. 

VCS Earns 19th A Rating in a Row

The Florida Department of Education has released the 2021-2022 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 16 years, VCS has received a “K-12 grade” (all “A’s”)—also,

The Villages High School has now earned 16 straight A’s (2006 – 2022*)

The Villages Charter Middle School has now earned 19 straight A’s (2003 - 2022*)

The Villages Charter Elementary School has now earned 19 straight A’s (2003 - 2022*)

* The Florida Department of Education did not issue grades for the 2020 school year due to COVID-19. See the full report & executive summary below.

Buffalo Scholarship Foundation Announces "Buffalo Promise"
The Buffalo Scholarship Foundation has formally announced a long planned project--the "Buffalo Promise". Click here to read a recent article about the Buffalo Promise or click here to visit the Buffalo Promise webpage

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! Click here to see the latest on the new school campus.  

The Villages Introduces Middleton 

The Villages just shared some exciting news in The Villages Daily Sun and Vmail about an all-new family-friendly community designed for the folks that serve the residents of The Villages. In addition, they also shared a few more details on the future expansion of The Villages Charter School. If you have not already had the chance, I invite you to take a moment to watch the video that was shared as well as read the newspaper insert.  

As you may be aware, the expansion of The Villages Charter School with an additional K-8 Campus and an all-new high school campus gives us the opportunity to continue to provide a quality education to the families of The Villages current and future employees, business partners and on-property businesses that serve the residents of The Villages community. 

Important Documents

Please see the list of important documents below.

      VCS School Calendar 22-23 Revised 11.28.22
      2021-2022 VCS K-12 Academic Report
      22-23 School Uniform FAQ
      2021-2022 VCS K-12 Academic Executive Summary
      VCS 5 Year Accreditation Report
      VCS Named School of Excellence 20-21
      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.