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Nicholas King, Student Services Officer  •  225 Lambs Road  •  Charlottesville, Va 22901  •  434/974-8070

EC classroomThe Center for Learning and Growth is the Albemarle County Public Schools alternative learning program.  The program provides specialized short-term intervention to students requiring alternative placement in grades 6-12.  

The program operates in the Ivy Creek building alongside the Ivy Creek School.  Students attending the center are offered the opportunity to continue their learning through a blend of face-to-face instruction and computer based instruction.  The program offers small class size, a wide array of therapeutic supports and a caring staff dedicated to meeting the social and emotional needs of students. 

The goals of the Center for Learning and Growth are as follows:

  • Assist students in redirecting behavior to promote success in the traditional school setting;
  • Assist students with individual academic achievement; and 
  • Assist students in improving social emotional development and decision-making.


Upcoming Dates


  • May 12 Algebra I
  • May 17 Earth Science
  • May 19 Reading
  • May 24/26 Retakes

Important Information

At the completion of morning check-in, breakfast is available, and first period commences at 9:30 a.m.

For students arriving or departing outside the typical school day schedule, students are asked to to check in with Mr. Root or the teacher in trailer 4.



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