The information on this page has been updated for the 2020-21 school year. Please see the 2019-20 Valley and Valley Southwoods course description catalogs if needed.
Central Academy/Campus is an extension of the programs of most high schools in the central Iowa area. Students planning to graduate from Valley High School have the opportunity to attend classes at Central Academy/ Campus on a space-available basis during grades 8-12, provided those courses are not available at Valley High School. Central Academy/Campus offers courses in 24 vocational-technical areas, as well as academic classes not available at Valley.
The tuition for courses not offered in the West Des Moines Community School District will be paid by the district, and students must transport themselves to these courses. For more information, contact your counselor at Valley High School.