VAC - Sheldon Academy

Sheldon Academy Video
Click to watch Video on the Sheldon Academy Program: sheldonyoutube.mp4

Empowering Children to Learn


Children learn in different ways. And sometimes helping a child learn and be successful requires special attention, curriculum and support.

VAC, through Sheldon Academy, offers a therapeutic day-treatment and special education program for children 6 to 18 years of age that meet the individual needs of students with special needs. Our experienced staff works hard to make sure that our students get the kind of therapy and educational supervision they need to fulfill their promise as adults.

In additional to the school-year program, Sheldon Academy offers a Therapeutic Summer Program for elementary students qualifying under I.E.P. for Extended School Year (ESY) services by their referring sending school district.

High School Culinary Arts Curriculum.


Sheldon Academy’s Culinary Arts program is offered to qualifying and current Sheldon Academy High School students (age 13-18) who are interested in learning the skills and knowledge to prepare them to work in the food preparation and food services industry. Students learn basic cooking techniques, kitchen safety, new ingredients and how to follow recipe instructions.

Informational Tours for Sheldon Academy


Sheldon Academy conducts informational sessions for parents and school officials to learn more about the programs offered at VAC. The sessions are specific to each program and include a tour as well as a informational question and answer session.

If you are interested in an information sessions, please call Barbara Reed to register: (802)775-2395 Ext. 404

For more information about programs at Sheldon Academy contact:

David Wiezalis
Program Supervisor & Co-Director Summer Programs
Sheldon Academy
802-775-2395, ext 2601

Mitch Golub
Director of Education
Sheldon Academy 802-775-2395, ext. 2611