What is the Virtual Learning Academy?
The Virtual Learning Academy is a full-time online learning program available to students in grades K - 12 who live within the boundaries of Las Cruces Public Schools. A high-quality education, taught by highly qualified teachers in a flexible, supportive environment. Talk with your school counselor to see if VLA is right for you!
The Virtual Learning Academy is available for LCPS students who are interested in expanded opportunities beyond the traditional classroom. Online Learning may be a good option for students who:
Prefer a flexible schedule
Need a quite, distraction-free environment to focus on their studies
Travel extensively with family
Are advanced learners
Have scheduling conflicts
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What is kindergarten like in the Virtual Learning Academy? Watch our video about VLA Kindergarten.
Kindergarten Applications for the 2023/24 school year are now being accepted. Please scroll to the top of this page and use the 2023/24 application link.
Our mission is to develop and deliver standards-based, student-centered online courses to expand students’ educational opportunities and increase their 21st century skills.