Elective classes are offered to VBA students in both elementary and secondary school as part of the regular school day if students choose to participate. These electives include experiences in Foods and Nutrition, Fashion and Interior Design, Community Service, Leadership, General Livestock and Gardening and Horticulture; with a strong emphasis on Texas grown crops, animals and programs.
Offered to 3rd-6th grades. Once per week class where principles of 4-H are taught.
Offered for electives credit. Classes are 1-2 days per week and are a deeper study into the principles of 4-H.
VBA's 4-H Club meets 6 times per year, during the school day and all members of the class and club are welcome to attend. Officer Elections are held the second week of school each year.
Currently VBA has 67 4-H Club Members.
Club runs Aug 15- July 31.
In addition to 6 projects done in the 4-H Elective Classes the club members are eligible to participate in over 30 projects offered through the state of Texas and Parker County programs.