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Vista Adult Transition Center

Mission & Vision


The mission of VATC is to facilitate and develop opportunities to model life skills that foster students' independence, academic achievement, employment preparation, and social/emotional growth while supporting their character, interests, and the pursuit of individual aspirations.


Celebrating uniqueness as the model Adult Transition Program.

News & Events

Registration & 2024/2025 School Year Information

VATC Office Closed for Summer 

Office Closed for Summer  July 15 - July 31, 2024

Upcoming Dates

Registration Information Newsletter (Click Here)

July 22, 2024 - Aeries Parent Portal online opens for families to update registration information for 24/25 year.  

REGISTRATION DATES/TIMES to come in person to the VATC office to complete registration

Thursday August 1, 9:00am - 2:00pm

Friday August 2, 8:30am - 2:00pm

Monday August 5, Friday August 9, 8:30am - 2:00pm

Monday August 12, - OFFICE CLOSED District-wide Professional Development

Wednesday August 14, 10:00am - 2:00pm (OFFICE CLOSED 8am - 10am for staff development)

School Starts

August 15, 2024 - First Day of school for 24/25 school year

24/25 Bell Schedule (Mondays will be early release for 24/25)

24/25 VATC Calendar


We care about you. Check out our most frequently visited links below. 

About Us

Learn more about our program!

Calendar and Bell Schedules

Click here for district calendars and bell schedules.


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Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions? Click here to view the answers to our most frequently asked questions. 

Child Nutrition Services and Menus

Child Nutrition Services  (CNS) is powered by our infamous Wavecrest Cafe! Check out their website for menus and more!

Parent/Student Portal

Parent/Student Portal is an important place to connect with your child's school, and update emergency contacts.

School Board Meetings and Agendas

Click here for board meeting dates, locations, agendas, and board policy docs. 

Enrollment and Transfers

Click here for enrollment information, transfers, magnet applications, and more!

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"Psst World Report It!" is a secure, anonymous, and confidential safety tip line. The report will be forwarded to the proper adult to help resolve the situation.


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