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*** University Acceptances, class of 2016! Keep 'em coming! Congratulations Madeline B., UC Berkeley - Darrell Y., USMA at West Point - Clayton M., University of San Francisco - Katrina S., CSU Sacramento - Mackenzie N., BYU Idaho - Angel L., UC Davis - Mateo G., UOP - Anthony S., CSU Sacramento... Peter C., UC Berkeley, Ruth K., CSU Sacramento, Benjamin E., Grand Canyon University, Griffith M. - Pacific Conservatory of Performing Arts and many more!.


Rio Valley Charter School 
"Explore.... Create.... Change Your World"
  • Homeschool TK-12 with workshops in Lodi and Sacramento
  • High School Independent Study- Full Learning Center in Lodi with free home-use technology.
  • GENEROUS vendor funding for homeschooling families ($2,500 in 2016-17) on top of core curriculum options-  and access to onsite Workshops!
  • Student curriculum and vendor options beyond the limitations of a list.
  • Onsite classes, labs, and workshops... including Career Tech!
  •  Field trips and guest teacher experiences.
  • Individualized, standards-based instruction with support from highly qualified teachers.
  • Academic counselors available to assist high school students in course planning, college admissions, and future career goals.
  • The security and confidence of school accreditation (approved through 2020).
  • UC approved (a to g) course options.
  • We provide FREE access to online programming through Plato Courseware,  Compass Learning Odyssey, Discovery Education, Reading Eggs, Lexia Core 5, and more!  New: StudySync and ThinkCERCA!
  •  Rio Valley Charter School serves students in Alameda, Calaveras, Contra Costa, Sacramento, San Joaquin, and Stanislaus Counties.
  • Spanish - Si usted necesita ayuda en Español, puede comunicarse con Loana Sparrevohn. Por favor llame al (209) 368-4934, todos los días de 9 a 3.


We have moved!

1110 W. Kettleman Lane Ste. 10
Lodi, CA 95240
(209) 368-4934 Phone

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2016-2017 School Year Calendar

Prepare for the next school year! The 2016-2017 school year calendar is now available for:
Heritage Peak Charter School
Rio Valley Charter School
Valley View Charter Prep
Sutter Peak Charter Academy

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Field Trip: Fog Willow
Date: 10/26/2016, 10:30 AM 2 PM
Park Day: Contra Costa
Date: 10/27/2016, 11 AM 2 PM
Fall Festival
Date: 10/27/2016, 5 PM 7 PM
Lodi Park Day
Date: 11/1/2016, 11:30 AM 2:30 PM
Location: Lodi Lake
FAFSA/Dream Act
Date: 11/3/2016, 5 PM 6 PM