Deer Valley Unified School District

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Deer Valley Unified School District (DVUSD)
Location
20402 N 15th Avenue
, 85027
United States
District information
MottoExtraordinary
GradespreK–12
SuperintendentCurtis Finch Jr.
Schools38
Students and staff
Students33,915
Staff4,029
Other information
Websitewww.dvusd.org

Deer Valley Unified School District #97 (DVUSD) is a PreK-12 school district, headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. DVUSD is the fifth largest school district in the state of Arizona, serving areas of Phoenix, Glendale, Peoria, Anthem, New River and numerous unincorporated areas of northwest Maricopa County. Situated within the Sonoran Desert, the District has grown from its modest beginnings as a county accommodation school located in New River in 1934 to 37 campuses serving 36,261 students: 15 K-6 elementary schools, 13 K-8 schools, three middle schools, and five comprehensive high schools, plus an online school and an alternative school. Early childhood education opportunities are offered through DVUSD Community Education Preschool/PreKindergarten (15 sites), and Head Start (five sites). Twelve schools receive Title I funding. District facilities include District Office, Support Services Center, Transportation and Administrative Services.

Statistics[edit]

Student ethnicity
  • White: 71 percent
  • Hispanic: 18 percent
  • Asian: 4 percent
  • Black: 3 percent
  • Native American: 1 percent
Free and reduced-price lunch program
  • 21 percent of all DVUSD students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch programs.
Attendance rate
  • District Rate: 95 percent
  • State Rate: 94.6 percent
Graduation rate
  • Class of 2007: 91 percent
  • State Rate: 80 percent
Drop out rate
  • District Rate: 3 percent
  • State Rate: 4.3 percent

Schools[edit]

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K-6 schools[edit]

  • Arrowhead Elementary School
  • Bellair Elementary School
  • Constitution Elementary School
  • Copper Creek Elementary School
  • Desert Sage Elementary School
  • Esperanza Elementary School
  • Greenbrier Elementary School
  • Las Brisas Elementary School
  • Legend Springs Elementary School
  • Mirage Elementary School
  • Mountain Shadows Elementary School
  • New River Elementary School
  • Park Meadows Elementary School
  • Sunrise Elementary School
  • Village Meadows Elementary School

K-8 schools[edit]

  • Canyon Springs STEM Academy
  • Desert Mountain School
  • Diamond Canyon School
  • Gavilan Peak School
  • Highland Lakes School
  • Norterra Canyon School
  • Paseo Hills School
  • Sierra Verde School
  • Sonoran Foothills School
  • Stetson Hills School
  • Sunset Ridge School
  • Terramar School
  • West Wing School

Middle schools[edit]

  • Deer Valley Middle School
  • Desert Sky Middle School
  • Hillcrest Middle School

High schools[edit]

Specialized programs[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "General School Information / School Directory". Retrieved 16 September 2019.
  2. ^ "DV Online Learning Program / Homepage". http.
  3. ^ "Vista Peak School / Homepage". http.

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