A FARM-BASED HIGH SCHOOL
The way learning should be.
Student centered learning with emphasis on core competencies, trade and life skills through farm-based projects.
Equine science, goat-keeping, bee-keeping, animal husbandry, agriculture, mechanics, welding, carpentry, and more…
Discover a new way of learning!
Enjoy off-farm, team building, wilderness adventures each month. From overnight white water kayaking and backpacking trips to rock climbing and caving adventures!
Junior/Senior personalized community service projects, career mentoring, internships, and college advising.
LoSU HAS A HOME! After a crazy, roller coaster ride of ups and downs and nearly theres with property, LoSU has found a home. We currently have two great property projects! One is our temporary home with the Guardians in Chester, VA. The other is a long term solution...read more
Richmond Magazine – Private School Report: School News: “Alternative High Blends Agriculture and Academics”
t’s likely few high schoolers imagine arriving to school and feeding goats and chickens instead of rushing to their desks before the morning bell. But it could soon be a reality for some of the region's teens...read more
here's something special about the ocean. The smell. The sounds. The feel of the sand. The salty, cool water. For me, growing up in southern Florida, the ocean was home. I spent every moment I could...read more
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We are passionate about creating a learning environment where kids can learn at their own pace. Here, immersed in the science, math, and economy of agriculture, high-school students will come to love learning while developing skills they’ll need for life. Discover a different kind of education.