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Advanced College Academy



"The Reynolds Advance College Academies (ACA) provide outstanding high school students the opportunity to earn an associate degree while completing the requirements for their high school diploma. We have carefully selected and sequenced the college curriculum and courses in the program in order to satisfy the requirements of the high school diploma and associate degree at the same time."  
The ACA provides students the opportunity to earn an associate’s degree in social sciences from J. Sargeant Reynolds Community 
College (JSRCC) while also earning an advanced studies high school diploma. All 8th grade students are eligible to apply for 
acceptance into the ACA. Students who are selected will take honors and AP level courses during the 9th and 10th grades and 
dual enrollment college courses during the 11th and 12th grades, earning 60 college credits at a minimal cost to their parents. The 
college credits are transferable to over 20 top colleges and universities in the state of Virginia.

ACA Class of 2018

ACA Students for 2016        ACA Students on the VCU campus

ACA Students between classes        ACA Students at PHS