BCS VAL is a newly approved public school in the Birmingham City Schools district for grades 3-12. BCS students must submit an application on the district's website. If the student is selected and accepted into the virtual school, parents/guardians will be notified via email. Please read the information located below which answers the question of, "Can I just transfer my student to the Virtual Academy of Learning?".

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  • Intersession Registration Instructions

  • Student and Parent Powerschool Access

  • New Course Request Instruction

  • Why Choose VAL?

  • Can I just transfer my student to BCS VAL and are there any specific requirements?

  • Where do I apply?

  • Who delivers the instruction?

  • Does BCS VAL offer IB, AP, advanced courses for students?

  • What about devices and internet access?

  • How will students take standardized tests?

  • Is there a cost for BCS VAL?

  • Where do I find technical support?

  • Who do I contact if I have questions?

  • Who can students and parents contact for educational support?

  • Withdrawal Information