Irwin Academy

Pat Frederick
Pat Frederick
Principal
PFrederick@vesd.net

Thank you for your interest in Irwin Academy! Our hope is that after your visit here you will have a good idea about what our school has to offer.  

Irwin Academy is a fantastic place for students from diverse backgrounds to come and grow together educationally and socially. We value and challenge each student and provide them with many opportunities for success. We include 21st century skills into every part of our day which will help students become collaborative learners, effective communicators, and complex thinkers.  

At Irwin Academy, we know that music enhances life and has a positive impact on the brain.  Along with a rigorous academic program, Irwin Academy is proud to offer many performing arts opportunities and other activities, including:

  • Marching Band

  • Drum line

  • Concert Band

  • Guitar Class

  • Xylophone Class

  • Recorder Class

  • Orchestra

  • Piano Class

  • Recording Studio opportunities

  • Grade-level productions, plays, and musicals

  • History Club and Historical Reenactments

  • Robotics Class

  • Basketball for girls and boys

  • Student Leadership


We also know the importance of a parent’s/guardian’s involvement in their child’s education. We offer many opportunities to help develop a strong school/family relationship. Volunteers make a tremendous positive impact on our educational program here. Opportunities for parents include:

  • Helping a reading group

  • Classroom event organizer

  • Organizing a fundraiser

  • Chaperoning a field trip

  • Organizing homework

  • School Site Council member

  • Academy Booster Club member

  • Pastries with the Principal

  • Library Assistant

  • Newsletter Assistant

  • Communication Assistant

  • History Club Assistant

  • Costumes and Sets

  • Choreographer

  • Choral Leader

  • Play Director

  • Cheerleading/Basketball Coach

If you have any questions about our programs, please do not hesitate to give us. We would be happy to give you a tour so that you may see all the wonderful things happening at Irwin Academy.

Sincerely,

Patricia Frederick

Irwin Academy


Go Eagles!

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