Campus Size: over 7 acres

  •  26 classrooms, science lab, resource center, gymnasium, art studio, athletic facility complete with turf field and sport court

Founded in 1987

Mascot: Eagle

Location: Our beautiful campus is located in the heart of the Temecula Valley.


Van Avery Prep Grade levels offered: K - 8

Kid’s World Preschool Age 2 – 5

Transitional Kindergarten Ages 4 – 5

Kindergarten – 5 years by September 1st through grade 8

Student Body: VAP 450 / KW 120

Faculty and staff

VAP: 46

Kid’s World: 20


Average class size: 18

Students in grades K-5th have a team of 6 teachers that support their learning.

  1.    Lead Teacher
  2.    Art Instructor
  3.    Music and Drama Instructor
  4.    Physical Education Teacher
  5.    Spanish Teacher
  6.    Resource and Support Instructor assigned to their grade

Although the average class size is 18, students are often in our Resource Room learning in study groups with small group instruction. Whether a student is working at an accelerated pace or they need extra support, the Resource Room with qualified support staff is available for our students.



Students visit the VAP Art Studio once a week where they take lessons in Art History, learn Art Technique and study masters of the past and present. Students learn to work with different mediums as they paint, sculpt and create.


All students at VAP take part in a comprehensive athletic program that consists of structured PE classes.

  • K – 3: twice a week
  • 4 - 8th: five days a week

Middle School competes in an intramural sports league with both public and private schools.

JV and Varsity Athletic teams:

  • Golf
  • Track
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Flag football
  • Cheerleading