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San Joaquin County Teacher Job Fair

Join our team! We invite you to learn about our school and meet with our staff on April 10. Teaching positions are available in San Joaquin, Sacramento and Contra Costa counties. Visions In Education Teacher Job Fair Wednesday, April 10, 2019 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  111 E March Lane, Stockton Click here for event… Read more »

Visions Partners with Police to Combat Bullying

Our Independent Study and Home School Academies recently teamed up to host two bullying awareness events in Lodi and Sacramento. The mission of these events was to equip our students with constructive ways to deal with bullies and to make sure they don’t participate in this negative behavior themselves. Each event was hosted by police… Read more »

Visions Engineering Club Hits New Record!

A group of Independent Study students came together this past semester to answer a question students have been pondering for more than thirty years; how much weight can a tiny bridge hold? The answer, it seems, is quite a lot! Students under the supervision of CT’s Pamela Rodig-Kirschke, Cara Larson, James Matthew, and Patrice Boyan… Read more »

Graduate Spotlight: Student Creates Nonprofit that Helps Foster Youth

Graduate Spotlight: Lizzie Allison, University Prep Academy, Class of 2018. Lizzie was only 15 years old when she started her nonprofit, Team Celebrate. Her mission is to provide birthday parties for foster kids throughout the country. As you can imagine, running a nonprofit while in high school is no easy task. Not only was Lizzie… Read more »

Visions Student’s Art Brightens Brentwood

If you’ve been to Brentwood recently, you may have noticed the beautiful artwork that decorates a number of their public utility boxes. What you may not know is that one of these boxes was decorated by Visions Home School student Emma S.! “I was honored to be a part of the 2018 Brentwood Utility Box Project,” says Emma…. Read more »

Students Give Back to the Community for the Holidays

We’ve said it a hundred times before but we’ll say it again, our students and staff have a knack for giving back. This year, Don Bisio’s University Prep students came together to raise money and collect gifts and food donations for organizations in their community. Holiday Cheer Breakdown $600 raised through individual donations. 40 homeless/foster youth received… Read more »

Interested in Independent Study? Join Us on 1/22 at our Concord Pizza Party.

Bring your questions and your appetites to an informational pizza party hosted by Visions In Education’s Independent Study program! WHEN: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 WHERE: Skipolini’s Pizza 2001 Salvio Street in Concord (parking is available in the back) TIME: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Enjoy pizza and soft drinks while learning about our Independent Study program from the academy principal, Justin… Read more »

University Prep Students Collect Donations for Camp Fire Victims

The Camp Fire in Butte County is one of the most destructive wildfires in California history. During this time of need many of our students and staff found ways to help those affected by the tragedy. We’d like to recognize a group of Andrew Vanden Akker’s University Prep students that sprung into action and collected… Read more »

Audrey L. Wins 2018 Spelling Bee

Each year, Visions holds a spelling bee for home school students in grades 2 through 8. This is a great opportunity for students to hone their spelling skills and practice their public speaking. Congratulations to this year’s winner, 6th grader Audrey L.! She powered through 26 rounds of words and was crowned number one. Fun… Read more »

Winter Break

Visions In Education’s winter break will begin Monday, December 24 and school will resume on Monday, January 7, 2019. Our main office will also be closed during this time. Message from the Superintendent/Executive Director: Our Visions’ family would like to wish your family a happy holiday season. Whether you stay in town or travel, I… Read more »