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Self-Directed Learning

Engaging students for 21st century skills

If you are a parent of a child who is frustrated by the traditional classroom, what are your alternatives?

Complete the form below to receive your FREE copy of, “Self-Directed Learning: Is it right for my child?” You will instantly get a list of questions and resources to help you and your child decide the next best path for learning.

A FARM-BASED HIGH SCHOOL

The way learning should be.

PROJECT-BASED

Student centered learning with emphasis on core competencies, trade and life skills through farm-based projects.

ACTIVE LEARNING

Equine science, goat-keeping, bee-keeping, animal husbandry, agriculture, mechanics, welding, carpentry, and more…

Discover a new way of learning!

OFF-FARM ADVENTURES

Enjoy off-farm, team building, wilderness adventures each month. From overnight white water kayaking and backpacking trips to rock climbing and caving adventures!

PATHWAYS PROGRAM

Junior/Senior personalized community service projects, career mentoring, internships, and college advising.

OUR STORY

A Visit from RTD

We were delighted to have Richmond Times Dispatch Reporter Holly Prestidge and Photographer Mark Gormus visit LOCAL STEW U to learn about the school. Mark came back on several occasions, taking photos, joking with the students and enjoying the time with the animals,...

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Upcoming events

We have some awesome activities already on the books for our Spring Term with more getting added as we go. If you are considering a mid-year transition to LoSU, now would be a great time to join us! First Quarter Farm planning & design: Our new farm is completely raw....

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