Valley Academy Named a Model STEM School

The North Carolina State Board of Education recognized Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy in early September as an NC STEM School of Distinction for its exemplary leadership and instruction in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education. “Students in all schools will graduate into a world where STEM skills already are highly valued,” Johnson said.…

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Valley Students Place First in State Technical Competition

Two Valley Academy students competed and placed in the SkillsUSA North Carolina State Conference on April 18-20, 2018 in Greensboro in categories related to computer integrated machining. Hayden Hedrick received first place in CNC Technician. Dakota Snider received first in CNC Turning Specialist. Hedrick and Snider are also now employed in the industry. Hedrick is working…

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