Education

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Each child has unique needs, talents, and learning styles. We are fortunate to have a variety of educational options in Weber County to fit each family’s needs. Read more to learn about the schooling options available for your child:

Traditional District Public Schools

Weber School District is the seventh largest district in Utah. As a traditional school district, the schools are tuition-free and students are enrolled by pre-determined school boundaries (variances may be available). Weber School District provides bus transportation, has a variety of immersion schools, and works hard to provide a variety of academic and social opportunities for kids. Find your traditional district elementary, junior high, or high school HERE.

Public Charter Schools

Charter Schools are tuition-free public schools that have a specific educational emphasis. Charter Schools have no enrollment boundaries, hire licensed and certified staff (similar to the traditional school district), and are accredited institutes.

What is a Charter School

Weber County families are lucky to have an assortment of Charter Schools within easy driving distance. Charter Schools accept students through a randomized lottery and enrollment is limited – so apply early! Check out the schools below to find out how they can provide an exceptional education to your kids:

DaVinci Academy
Ogden, Grades K-12
www.DaVinciAcademy.org

Good Foundations Academy
Riverdale, Grades K-9
www.GFAUtah.org

Greenwood Charter School
Harrisville, Grades K-6
www.GreenWoodCharter.org

HighMark Charter School
South Weber, Grades K-9
www.HMCharterSchool.org

Leadership Learning Academy – OPENING AUGUST 2017!
Ogden, Grades K-6
www.LLACharter.org

Maria Montessori Academy
North Ogden, Grades K-9
www.MariaMontessoriAcademy.org

Mountain Heights Academy
Online, Grades 7-12
www.MountainHeightsAcademy.org

Ogden Preparatory Academy
Ogden, Grades K-9
www.OgdenPrep.org

Quest Academy
West Haven, Grades K-9
www.QuestAC.org

Utah Military Academy
Riverdale, Grades 7-12
www.UtahMilitaryAcademy.org

Venture Academy
Marriott-Slaterville, Grades K-12
www.VentureLearning.org

Weber State University Charter Academy
Ogden, Kindergarten
www.weber.edu/COE/CollegePages/charteracad.html

Private Schools

Private schools are supported and operated by private organizations or individuals and charge tuition. Private schools serve a variety of students and purposes, such as being secular or sectarian schools, Montessori schools, or having unique educational philosophies. To see a list of the private schools available in Weber County click HERE.

Home School

If you would like to home school your child, the traditional school district in which you reside will serve as your local jurisdiction. Contact the district in order to find out what supports are provided and to complete the affidavit required for home school instruction. There are great resources available now to families who are seeking to home school. Visit the Utah State Office of Education website, the Utah Home Education Association website, and find a support system by joining a local home school group.

Remember, you have a CHOICE in your child’s education!