How To Enroll

Cesar E. Chavez Academy serves students in grades 9-12 in Corpus Christi who are looking for an opportunity to graduate from high school in a small, supportive environment.




Here are top 5 reasons why our students are choosing to attend our school.

1. Our school provides an array of academic, social, and emotional supports  to meet each student's needs. 

2. We have effective and compassionate teachers and school leaders who are committed and dedicated to the success of every student.

3. Our educators ensure that each of our students are individually known and given an educational experience where they can thrive.

4. Our teachers and principal are given the latest research-based supports they need to be the very best in meeting students' needs.

5. When our students graduate, they leave prepared with the resources they need to be successful in career and life. 



We welcome you to visit our campus and meet with our staff.  We know you will be impressed with the level of commitment and dedication we have to our students.

To enroll, stop by our campus or give us a call.



4613 South Padre Island Drive
Corpus Christi TX, 78412 (View Map)


Phone: 361-561-5651 
Fax: 361-561-5654

Principal: Sandra Valencia

Por Vida Academy Charter School District and its educational programs do not discriminate with regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law in accordance with applicable federal laws, including, but not limited to Title VII, Title IX Section 504, and Title VI, the American with Disabilities Act, 422 U.S. 12112 (a) (b), and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, in its educational programs, employment, and activities.

In addition,  Por Vida Academy Charter School District  complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, reduction in force, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training, educational programs and school activities.

If you have any questions concerning this policy or feel that the policy has been violated, please contact PVA Superintendent Joseph Rendon.