The Deer Valley Unified School District staff is committed to providing you with a quality high school education which prepares you for any number of post‐secondary options, including choices for college and career. The course selection decisions you make, along with your parents/guardians and school counselor, are important for your future.
This guide contains information on graduation requirements, post-secondary admission requirements for Arizona universities, and the descriptions of course offerings that will enable you to reach your future goals. In addition to the traditional high school course of study, examples of specialized programs and endorsements include the International Baccalaureate Program, Advanced Placement courses, Dual-Enrollment courses, and Career and Technical Education courses. There are also opportunities through the eSchool program to complete coursework electronically.
Setting goals, monitoring your progress toward graduation, and focusing on attaining your goals are important for your success. These four years of high school will pass quickly, and I urge you to take advantage of the resources available to you ‐‐ your parents, your teachers, friends and mentors ‐‐ in reaching your goals for high school and the future.
We are excited that you are part of the Deer Valley school system. You, your family, and the Deer Valley Staff are an educational team who can work together for your academic and future career success.