Curriculum

MVCFS curriculum is AG Certified and aligned with California State Core Curriculum Standards.

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At Mountain Valley School,  a program of study is developed around each student’s academic interest. Our curriculum is AG Certified and fully aligned with Common Core State Standards. Our education team also works closely with the student’s district of residence to ensure that the appropriate schedule of classes is assigned and student credits can be earned by the home school’s graduation requirements.

Classes include:

Literature & Composition
An in-depth study of English grammar and vocabulary with an emphasis on developing reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. Students also read and explore classic literature and build writing and critical thinking skills.

Social Sciences
Examinations of US, World, Ancient History, Economics, and Geography.

Mathematics
A comprehensive review of computational skills from vital fundamentals to higher-level math courses, including Algebra, Geometry and Calculus.

Science
Earth Sciences, Geology, basic Astronomy, Chemistry, and Physics in both classrooms and labs.

Physical Education
A variety of activities focusing on individual and team activities. Students learn and practice skills necessary to perform a variety of physical activities. Students also acquire knowledge of physical fitness and wellness.

Outdoors / Recreational Activities
Emphasis is placed on students developing an appreciation and interest in outdoor leisure and recreational activities. Credits may be used toward Physical Education graduation requirements.