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Deer Valley Unified School District

Public School District – Phoenix , Arizona

The district offers enrollment in four award-winning high schools that have received A-ratings from the Arizona Department of Education. High schools in the districtencourage students to participate in college credit programs, quality clubs and activities and the competitive athletic program. Dear Valley Unified School District gives studentsmany opportunities to meet their academic and personal goals.

Deer Valley Unified School District is the 5th largest in the state. Outstanding resources are part of what makes Deer Valley Unified School District so special. Student are given
access to state of the art technologies, and have a student to computer ratio of 2:1.

The district takes the time to celebrate the successes of each athlete with athlete of the month awards, sports banquets, and more. Students are also encouraged to take part
in the extensive art programs within each school. With a long list of extracurricular and curricular options, there is a place for each student’s interest.

Phoenix is the capital and the most populous city in Arizona, as well as being the most populated state capital in the United States. Incorporated in 1881, Phoenix is young by
historical standards but now ranks as one of the fastest-growing cities in the nation. International students find that Phoenix offers just about everything in the way of sports,
recreation, arts, culture, and dining.

The Deer Valley Unified School District is located about 30 minutes to an hour north of downtown Phoenix. 

Area population: 1.5 million
City website: City of Phoenix

Special Comment
Deer Valley High School has a growing dual enrollment college credit program that offers students exceptional opportunities to meet their academic goals. Students have an opportunity to participate in quality clubs and activities as well as a sound, award-winning athletic program.

Schools and programs/activities such as the IB program, sports team, or classes are subject to availability.


Estimated Start Date: Mid-August
Estimated End Date: Late May

School Facts

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Offers Diploma Year Program


Campus Size

367 Acres

Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish


  • Band
  • Ceramics
  • Choir
  • Dance
  • Drawing and Design
  • Guitar
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Music Theory
  • Orchestra
  • Painting
  • Percussion
  • Piano Keyboard
  • Theater - Scene Design and Set Painting
  • Band - Symphony
  • Theater
  • Ensemble - Wind Instruments

AP Courses

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese Language and Culture
  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Environmental Science
  • European History
  • French Language and Culture
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Physics 1
  • Physics 2
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • Statistics
  • Studio Art: 2-D Design
  • Studio Art: 3-D Design
  • Studio Art: Drawing
  • United States Government and Politics
  • United States History
  • World History


  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country Running
  • Diving
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Art
  • Broadcast Technology
  • Chess
  • Dance
  • Film
  • Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
  • Future Teachers
  • Hockey
  • Literary Magazine
  • Mock Trial
  • National Honor Society
  • Photography
  • Physics
  • Science
  • Spanish National Honor Society

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Arizona State University, Brookline College, Brown Mackie College, Carrington College, Collins College, Fortis College, Grand Canyon University, Ottawa University, Tucson
College, Western International University, University of Arizona, Northern Arizona University

Closest International and Local Airports: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport(PHX)
For Details Visit Website:   Deer Valley Unified School District

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