• Applications for Admission- 2017-2018 School Year
    The Roanoke Valley Early College is excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for next school-year.  We will be accepting students in 9th, 10th, and 11th grades.  Students who are interested need to print out the application linked here and return those to the school.  Applications are due to the school by noon on 3/31/17 for early applications, and by 5/5/17 for late applications.




    Click here for the Application Guidelines


    Click here for the application

  • School Improvement Plan Access
    As a school, we are working hard to improve what we do to better serve our students and community.  To do this, we have created a school improvement plan that is available to view on the NC Star website.  Click the link below to get to the site, and use the following to log in.


    Username: GuestS16451

    Password: GuestS16451

    Click here to see the plan!

  • State Employees Credit Union People Helping People Scholarship
    We are pleased to announce the following scholarship opportunity that will be available for our seniors.  Please see the information and links below to find out more!  All applications are due to Ms. Ott by April 24th, 2017.


    State Employees’ Credit Union members, via the SECU Foundation, are committed to the Credit Union philosophy of “People Helping People.” Since 2004, the People Helping People Scholarship program has provided over $50 million in educational funding throughout North Carolina. SECU Foundation will again be providing funding for scholarships in 2017.  Each regular public high school  in North Carolina will receive one (1) scholarship valued at $10,000 (payable @ $1,250 per semester) to attend one of the 16 constituent campuses of the UNC System. In addition, each public early college and cooperative innovative high school will receive one (1) scholarship valued at $5,000 (payable @ $1,250 per semester) at one of the 16 constituent campuses of the UNC System.
    Click here for the Flyer

    Click here for the Student Data Form

    Click here for the application

  • New Schedule
    Our new schedule will be followed on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.  That schedule will be:

    1st Period- 8:00-9:20
    2nd Period- 9:25-10:45
    3rd Period- 10:50-12:10
    Seminar 12:10-1:20
        1st Lunch- 12:10-12:40
        2nd Lunch- 12:50-1:20
    4th Period- 1:25-2:50
New Student Enrollment
RVEC School Calendar

Leading the Way

In just the past two years RVEC has accomplished many things.  Here are just some of the accomplishments over the past two years:


1-Ranked by US News and Word Report as one of the nations best high schools.

2-Ranked number 148 in the nation (and there are 29000 high schools in America) amd number 12 in the state by NewsWeek.

3-Our test scores have increased 111% from 33.9 in 2013 to 71.4 in 2015.

4-Our Math One has increased to 79% up from 22% just 2 years ago.

5-Our 8th graders were 78% on their NC EOGs while state averages hover around 50%.

6-100% of our 75 graduats have been acceptced to. A post secondary institution.

7-Our 75 graduates have been awarded over 1.5 million dollars in scholarship and grant monies.

8-We have almost 200 students.  Just 4 years ago we had just 64 studnets.

9-Our PTA has been awarded the Blue Ribbon award each of the past two years.

10-So the only question is why havent you joined this winning team.  Spaces for the 16-17 year will be open begining in December so may sure to apply to join our winning and nationally ranked school!


2016 Top High Schools in the Country

US News and World Report compiled a list of the top schools in the country and Roanoke Valley Early College received a Bronze Medal, putting us above 18% of all high schools in the country, putting us as back to back recipients of this award (2015 & 2016)



The staff of Roanoke Valley Early College work diligently to make sure that every student has access to a fair and quality education, and we are extremely proud of our ability to offer this to all of our students.  Thank you for all of your continued support!




ONE OF THE TOP HIGH SCHOOLS IN AMERICA! (2015)US News and World Report has named RVEC one of the best high schools in America in their 2015 rankings.  A big thanks goes to our students, staff, and parents who have helped to make our school one of the best high schools in America!


RVEC Makes Newsweek's Top 500 High Schools List!

The 2015 rankings completed by Newsweek have RVEC ranked number 148 out of all high schools in the nation (there are over 29000 high schools in the nation).  Also we are the 12th highest high school in the state according to the 2015 Newsweek list of high schools who defeat the odds.  We are so proud of this accomplishment!  Thank you to our hard working students, staff, and families!  More

Fall 2016 RVEC Bell Schedule


Breakfast: 7:45-8:00 

1st Period: 8:00-9:30 

2nd Period: 9:35-11:05

3rd Period: 11:10-1:10

1st Lunch: 11:55-12:25

2nd Lunch: 12:40-1:10 

4th Period: 1:15-2:50

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