News|October 13, 2016

5 Reasons We’re Pumped to Partner with Valor Collegiate

Source: Transcend Education Blog Transcend was founded just over a year ago. Our aim is to partner with the country’s most visionary educators to help accelerate their innovation toward new models of learning. We looked for high-impact partnerships to provide the R&D capacity needed to build, codify, and spread the kinds of school models that have […]

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News|August 30, 2016

(The 74) A New Nashville School Is Integrating its Students, Eliminating Suspensions — and Acing the State Tests

(Read original article here) Brandi Kellett, 38, was making dinner for her family at her home in a gentrifying neighborhood of Nashville known as 12South when she realized that her 12-year-old son, now a student at Valor Collegiate Academies, was finally getting the kind of education she had long dreamed about. When his younger brother […]

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News|January 6, 2016

Valor Collegiate Academy: Where Student Well-Being Fuels Academic Achievement

Source: Ed Surge Jack stood face-to-face with Sergio, surrounded by a circle of twenty other sixth grade boys. The room was thick with emotion as their teacher, Ms. McShea, thought to herself, “Uh oh, this may not go well.” But they weren’t there to fight. Jack asked Sergio to the center of the circle to […]

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News|February 16, 2015

Valor Collegiate Academies Plans $3M Expansion on Nolensville Pike

Valor Collegiate Academies has paid $1.4 million for property on Nolensville Pike, where it operates its first middle school with plans to spend another $3 million to double the size of the building.

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