OUR SCHOOL

AVA provides a supportive learning community that ensures students obtain college, career, and world readiness through acquired knowledge, skills, and dispositions.

Started in 2021, Algoma Venture Academy (AVA) is a public, tuition-free instrumentality charter school within the Algoma School District serving students entering grades 7-12. Through personalized learning, students capitalize on their unique strengths and passions through personal choice and authentic opportunities.

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AVA provides a supportive learning community that ensures students obtain college, career, and world readiness through acquired knowledge, skills, and dispositions.

GOALS AND
OBJECTIVES

CAPITALIZE ON STUDENTS' UNIQUE STRENGTHS AND PASSIONS AS THEY DESIGN THEIR EDUCATION THROUGH PERSONAL CHOICE AND AUTHENTIC OPPORTUNITIES

HOLD EVERY STUDENT TO A HIGH STANDARD AND AID STUDENTS IN REACHING THEIR FULLEST POTENTIAL

CREATE A SUPPORTIVE LEARNING COMMUNITY THAT COLLECTIVELY CULTIVATES CRITICAL THINKERS AND CIVIC LEADERS WITH A STRONG SENSE OF PURPOSE AND BELONGING

ENSURE THAT STUDENTS ACQUIRE COLLEGE, CAREER, AND WORLD READINESS THROUGH KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND DISPOSITIONS

ADDRESS THE NEEDS OF ALL STUDENTS BY FOCUSING ON THE WHOLE STUDENT

WHAT IS A CHARTER SCHOOL?

AVA is one of 244 charter schools in Wisconsin. Wisconsin charter schools foster an environment for innovation and parental choice.

Regular schools can observe and learn from the charter school. Through this process, the entire public school system is challenged to improve.

Wisconsin wants each charter school to meet the unique needs and interests of its community, parents, and students. Each charter school fulfills a specific local need in education.

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ALGOMA SCHOOL DISTRICT

Algoma Venture Academy is a proud division of the Algoma School District. The Algoma School District is nestled along the shore of Lake Michigan in the upper Northeast corner of Kewaunee County, Wisconsin. Educational experiences range from kindergarten to 12th grade with a traditional educational model that strives to be anything but traditional. It’s the district’s goal to build a world of opportunities for all to thrive.

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"The ability to perceive or think differently is more important than the knowledge gained."

      - David Bohm