• Maricopa Unified School District
    Charter School Affiliates
    MUSD supports three Charter School Affiliates, CAVA-Kern,  Peak to Peak Charter, and Inspire Charter-Kern.


    Logo of California Virtual Academies

    Katrina Abston, Head of Schools
    California Virtual Academies
    50 Moreland Road,

    Simi Valley, CA 93065
    Phone: 866.339.6787

    Email: kabston@caliva.org
    Website: CAVA

    The California Virtual Academies use the Ką˛ online curriculum to offer California students in grades K–12 an exceptional learning experience. With individualized learning approaches, the California Virtual Academies and Ką˛ provide the tools kids need to succeed—in school and beyond.

    Here’s why California families have chosen the California Virtual Academies for their kids:

    • Our experienced, California-credentialed teachers, who are available online, by phone, and during face-to-face meetings.
    • The exceptional, engaging Ką˛ curriculum, which covers both the core subject areas and electives. Based on decades of education research, this curriculum packages high-quality lessons with mastery-based assessments that ensure students achieve success at each and every level.
    • The online planning and assessment tools, resources, and hands-on materials ranging from textbooks to microscopes, rocks and dirt to beautifully illustrated classic children's stories, and much more. 
    • Our active, supportive school community, which organizes fun and informative monthly activities where CAVA parents, students, and staff share their successes, helpful hints, and more. 
    • The high-quality, tuition-free online public education that enables a learning experience that is individualized for each child.
    • California Virtual Academies is fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Schools (ACS) of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) for all academies, grades K–12, with the exception of our newest programs which are in the beginning stages of the accreditation process.


    CAVA@ Maricopa K-8
    Charter/District Oversight Review (6-15-15)

    CAVA-Kern 2015 Audit

    Revised Charter/MOU-(Board Approved 6-16-16)


    19009 Cerro Noroeste Rd.
    P.O. Box S
    Pine Mountain, CA 93222
    ph:(661) 242-3811

    EMAIL: peaktopeakmountaincharter@gmail.com
    Website: Peak to Peak

    Peak to Peak Mountain Charter (K-8)
    The Primary Goal of Peak to Peak Mountain Charter is to provide an exemplary, individualized, standards-based education for all children, with an emphasis on cooperative, hands-on, theme-based learning. We believe all children are unique and gifted individuals.
    Peak to Peak Mountain Charter is a Kindergarten through 8th Grade Public Elementary Charter School sponsored by the Maricopa School District. We are located approximately 3.5 miles west of Pine Mountain Club.  Peak to Peak is open to all children in the mountain community.
    Charter MOU Document

    LCAP 2016-17

    Peak to Peak 2015 Audit

    SARC 2014-15 (published 2015)
    SARC 2013-14 (published 2014)



    Nick Nichols, Ed.D., Executive Director
    1740 Huntington Drive #205, Duarte, CA 91010
    ph:(888) 215-3040
    EMAIL: nick@inspireschools.org
    Website: http://www.inspireschools.org/
    Inspire TK-12 Charter Schools is proud to provide even more options for your family to personalize your student’s school program.  With six unique Small Learning Communities, Inspire offers students many different personalized learning options.
    1. The Core K8 learning path gives the option to use 100% online curriculum, a textbook set, or one that utilizes both online and offline components.  
    2. ChoicePlus is a learning path that gives the utmost in choice and flexibility to find the curriculum choices and combinations that best suits each student.
    3. Specialty is a learning path with unique wrap around enrichment programs.
    4. The Core High School learning path gives students flexibility through 100% web-based curriculum (Edgenuity and Strongmind).  Students can choose between the A-G University Track or the College and Career Track.
    5. In Hybrid High School students learn through the project based learning model.  When students collaborate and find interest and relevance in what they do, they see the purpose in learning. The McGraw Hill Textbook supplemental will be utilized.  Students can also choose between the A-G University Track or the College and Career Track.
    6. High School Specialty is a learning path with unique wrap around enrichment programs, where students can choose between the UC/A-G College Track or the Private School/Diploma Track.

    Our curricula options are designed for flexibility and choice and can meet the needs of all students.


    • Advance Placement
    • Gifted and Talented
    • English Language Learners
    • Special Education
    • College (A-G) Track
    • High School to Career