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3616 Holmes Avenue Northwest
Huntsville, AL 35816

(256) 533-5248
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August 19, 2015
There is a sense of community here. The ties here are much stronger than at any other school I've heard of.

- submitted by a parent

April 29, 2015
I've been going to this school for around 9 years now and here's my honest review of it. The Good -The teachers, the teachers are great, they care about the students and want them to learn. - You can take dual-enrolment classes that also count for college. - The food, the lunch food is really good. The Bad - It's super easy to get by without doing work and still maintain good grades, I would know. I've been doing it basically all through high school. - It's super easy to cheat here, a lot of the teachers aren't observant. - There aren't really any electives or extra classes you can take. - The administration, they don't handle situations correctly. Just this year there has been multiple issues. The administration yelled at a senior and made them cry because they were "too slow" they also told another one that "she doesn't have Jesus and that she didn't belong here". Mrs. Simon (the principal) is super sweet but it seems that she does have a "bad side", she's good at teaching Bible but I don't think she can really handle being an administrator. Overall it's really a good school, it's just the administration. Academic wise: 4/5.

- submitted by a student

March 23, 2015
I love the extracurriculars that are available to my children. Both of them enjoy the activities. They're still young enough that it isn't too intense for them, but it is fun and keeps them busy.

- submitted by a community member

February 12, 2015
Our children enjoy attending the Little Valley Program's K-1 and K-3 classes. Our daughter is learning about God's love for us and has even begun to recite Bible Verses from memory. She is conducting science experiments already in the classroom! Our son is so happy and enjoys playing on the playground. It is easy coming to school, because my children enjoy being here with teachers and aides that care about them, and are helping them grow in their mind, body, and spirit.

- submitted by a parent

February 11, 2015
I am very grateful for Valley Fellowship Christian Academy. I have two boys enrolled in Little Valley Academy. They are growing academically, socially, and spiritually. They are learning the Word of God and hiding it in their hearts. My son is reading and adding in PK4! He is going to be very prepared for Kindergarten. I am so excited for the future of VFCA. It is truly a place of grace and love.

- submitted by a parent

February 11, 2015
I have a K5, 4th Grade and 6th Grade student enrolled at Valley Fellowship Christian Academy. They have been enrolled since they were in K3. I love the way their teachers and Administrators nurture, pray and mentor each of them. The academics are excellent, and they are taught the Word of God and how to enter into God's presence! My children also enjoy playing soccer, basketball and T-ball for VFCA. I feel very blessed to partner with a school focused on excellence in my children's body, mind and spirit.

- submitted by a parent

February 11, 2015
My kids love to go to VFCA. I have a 5 year old and a 2 year old currently enrolled. My older son often gets upset when I come to pick him up because he doesn't want to leave. My boys love their teachers, and they love their friends. As a parent, I feel that VFCA nurtures a safe and fun learning environment for my kids.

- submitted by a parent

February 01, 2015
This review will concentrate on the high school at Valley Fellowship, and our rating reflects our assessment of that part of the school. We had children in the elementary school and were very happy with their teachers, the staff, and the program overall. Our rating for the elementary side of the school would be 5 stars. The high school, in our opinion, has some issues that need to be addressed. In some of our child's courses, material was not covered in a timely way; progress was stymied by teachers giving students a "second chance" to take a test or quiz in order to improve the apparent performance of the class. One male teacher made a few inappropriate remarks about some of the female students. The once a week chapel services are conducted in a contemporary style: students who do not subscribe to religious traditions that use contemporary music and that allow a certain amount of 'dancing' will be noticed unfavorably, and those students' devotion to God will be considered to be in question. There are some very dedicated and talented teachers in the high school, and we are grateful for their contributions to our child's education.

- submitted by a parent

November 11, 2014
I really like the smaller classroom sizes at Valley. I think it is wonderful that this provides more individualized attention from teacher to student.

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September 16, 2014
My children graduated from this excellent school. My children were fully prepared for college and received multiple scholarships. The spiritual atmosphere is very strong and healthy. The Word of God is the basis of their mission. The fully accredited academic program is also very strong. The church, pastors, administration and staff are godly and highly qualified. I appreciate the genuine godly mentoring and Christian partnership of this school.

- submitted by a parent

September 15, 2014
VFCA has a community that is unequaled at any school I've seen. It's warm, and most parents know each other by name as well. We attend field trips together, go to school performances and even call when someone has forgotten a book or needs help for a test.

- submitted by a parent

September 04, 2014
We LOVE Valley Fellowship this is our first year and the staff and teachers are outstanding going above and beyond

- submitted by a parent

August 07, 2014
RUN FAR FAR AWAY! A private school affiliated with a sole church. Members that go to the church are the same that run the school. Money church... money school?? Conflict of interest? I think so....RUN.

- submitted by a parent

May 22, 2014
I praise God for leading us to VFCA when my school search began. My little adopted son has been there for 4 years & there is not one thing about the school that I would change. We have had 4 SUPER teachers, great curriculum, Godly staff, etc. My special thanks to each one affiliated with VFCA for their concern for our children & their efforts to raise godly leaders. I recommend this school highly and hope to be a part of it until my child graduates from high school.

- submitted by a parent

March 17, 2014
My son went to this school for two years. The teachers were excellent. The academics were great and the administrator was very professional. I only had one problem with this school and I tried to overlook it, but I just couldn't. My son was very interested in sports. He played soccer both years. The problem is there are a lot of the same family members involved in this school. There was an incident on the soccer field where the referee was the son of the lady who is the Soccer coordinator. Her nephew was on the other team. My son's team was winning. The referee called a fowl on my son. My son said something to one of his team members and through his hands in the air. The boy on the other team (who was the referee's nephew) got to kick a goal unopposed. The other team then pulled ahead of my son's team. My husband and I didn't realize what had happened until we got home. I would have liked for my son to have stayed in this school, however, I am afraid he would not be given a fair chance in sports and possibly in the classroom. Several of the teachers have children or nephews enrolled.

- submitted by a parent

February 25, 2014
VFCA is an amazing school that provides an excellent learning experience while equipping kids to become Godly leaders! VFCA offers a hot lunch program with kitchen staff, multiple extracurricular activities including soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball, track and field, science and spanish clubs, music lessons, and more! There is not a better private, Christian school in the area!

- submitted by a parent

September 20, 2012
Best Christain school in AL!!! My son attended VFCA two yrs and then we moved out of the state. He has attended several private schools since then and none of the these schools compared to VFCA! The staff at VFCA is awesome. Very loving and caring teachers who love the Lord and practice what they teach!! And as of this year, they accept children from 6wks old -12th grade! In addtion, they have a culinary minister who prepares hot lunches every day!

- submitted by a parent

March 19, 2010
I have two children at Valley Fellowship Christian Academy and I am extremely pleased with their educational experience. The school has partnered with me and I have been blessed by the top-notch staff and administration. The curriculum is academically strong and the environment fosters true spiritual growth. My children love the chapel services and Bible classes and the many extra curricular activites. My children play on soccer, basketball, and volleyball teams (but more athletics are available). My children had greatly enjoyed Alabama Pray Group, the Science Club, and several mission trip opportunities. VFCA has been fully accredited for many years by both SACS and ICAA. VFCA was honored as the ICAA/ORUEF 2009 School of the Year and the administrator Patti Simon was also awarded the Administrator of the Year Award for 1009.

- submitted by a parent

September 11, 2009
I had a child at Valley Fellowship and I was very dissapointed. The teaching staff was excellent, however, administration was below average in how the dealt with issues and concerns. No hot lunches, No gym, No extra curricular activities. It was not the best experience.

- submitted by a parent

May 11, 2009
I have a daughter that has been going to VFCA for two years and I love the staff! They also put the tuition and any donations to good use. My daugter loves the school and her teachers!

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February 16, 2009
I have two sons who have gone to Valley Fellowship Christian Academy from K3 - 12th grade. Very strong Christian principles and great education. They have basketball, soccer and volleyball. They host mission trips to D.C. and other countries like Guatemala. We love this school.

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August 26, 2003
I have three students currently at this school. My oldest child is now in his fourteenth year at this school (he started in K3). This school offers a quality education, concentrating on college prep classes. It has a strong faith base and believes in teaching the whole child, mind, body and spirit. Its goal is to produce quality students who will fulfill quality positions in life. Its focus is on training godly leaders. The standard of this school is excellence. They offer much guidance along the way. Safety and security are priorities. Each student is considered to be of great value to the student body.

- submitted by a parent

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Valley Fellowship Christian Academy
3616 Holmes Avenue Northwest, Huntsville, AL  35816
(256) 533-5248
Last modified Valley Fellowship Christian Academy is a Private school that serves grades PK-12
Valley Fellowship Christian Academy Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 29 reviews. Top