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Now Enrolling for the 2023-2024 School Year!

Enrolling Grades Kindergarten - 12th Grade

Enrolling your student in a new school can be stressful.

We are here to make the process as simple as possible. To make this a seamless experience we have outlined the steps to apply for admission.

Our Mission

Provide students on the autism spectrum, a whole child education that will not only improve their quality of life but also prepare them for future success.

Our Vision

To be courageous in everything we do.

Core Beliefs

Enrich- Our goal is to provide an educational setting with programs and tools to improve and enhance life skills for those on the autism spectrum as well as their families.  We aspire to make life more meaningful and rewarding.

Inspire – We dedicate ourselves to being a positive and uplifting school that encourages, promotes and celebrates success in all individuals. We believe each person on the autism spectrum has the opportunity to make a positive difference in this world.

Empower – We strive to empower individuals on the autism spectrum to achieve their highest quality of life academically, emotionally, physically and socially.

Victory Autism Academy History

Four years ago in the fall of 2017, Victory Autism Academy owner Nick Schuerman, founded Victory Collegiate Academy, a K-8 Charter School located in the heart of Maryvale. Nick Schuerman, believed that students in Maryvale should have access to an individualized and flexible curriculum. Victory Collegiate Academy offers a “whole child” approach to education ensuring that all students have access to character lessons, physical education, and small group learning in addition to their core content.  One of Nick’s first hires was his Special Education Director/Teacher, Krystal Lowe.

Victory Autism Academy Staff

Victory Autism Academy is made up of a team of professionals dedicated to working with children on the autism spectrum. Our staff has extensive training on how to work with children on the autism spectrum coupled with a true love for the work they do.  We hire our staff based on their skill set but more importantly, based on their passion for working with our unique students.  We pride ourselves on working collaboratively not only inside our walls with each other, but also with parents, the community, and all stakeholders.  We are dedicated to enrich, inspire, and empower ALL of our students.


Victory Autism Academy is fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Schools Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) 533 Airport Blvd., Suite 200, Burlingame, CA 94010 

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WASC accreditation is an ongoing cycle whereby schools demonstrate the capacity, commitment, and competence to support high-quality student learning and ongoing school improvement. The WASC accreditation process validates the integrity of a school’s program and student transcripts. 

Victory Autism Academy is certified by the Department of Education Services for publicly placed students with disabilities. 

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