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Welcome to the Paradise Valley Unified School District!

Here at Paradise Valley Unified School District (PVSchools), we’re dedicated to empowering our students to grow into educated, world-class thinkers to positively contribute to society and become our future’s powerful leaders. In order to fulfill this mission, we cultivate a positive, influential staff and offer the best possible opportunities for classes, resources, extracurricular activities, and signature programs for our students. We encourage you to learn even more about our school district through the additional information below.

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About PVSchools

What makes PVSchools special? Learn more about our students, staff, and exceptional schools that make up our entire 98-square mile district in Arizona.

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Calendar

Discover what’s happening throughout the year at PVSchools, such as important meetings, school events, and other special activities.

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About Our Teachers

Our teachers must meet specific qualification standards in order to join our schools, while striving to grow professionally in developmental programs throughout their career.

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5 Members Of The 2019 PVSchools Governing Board With Superintendent Dr Jesse Welsh

Governing Board

Meet our current board members, who dedicate their time to establish and execute district management policies.

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News and Media

Stay up to date with the latest news and alerts regarding our schools and district. You will also find parenting tips and other helpful articles here.

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COMPASS

Learn all about PVSchools’ strategic plan, which is upheld at all schools within our district.

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Community Notices

Community Notices features important messages and updates about school repurposing plans, new school construction, school letter grades, website and social media disclaimers, and much more.

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Emergency Preparedness

We treat school safety and security with the utmost diligence. Find documents, a video, and other resources related to emergency preparedness in schools. COVID-19 (coronavirus) information can be found in this section.

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Health and Wellness

Learn about the proactive strategies our district has in place to ensure the best possible healthy options we provide our students for their nutrition and wellness.

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Staff Directory

Need to contact one of our dedicated staff members? Search our directory for the best way to connect with teachers and other important members of our community.

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Success Stories

Curious about what happens with students who graduate from PVSchools? Review these alumni success stories to learn about what our former students achieved during their time in PVSchools and beyond.

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Transportation

If you're looking for bus stops and pick-up/drop-off times or other district transportation information, including open bus driver positions, visit our Transportation section.

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Contact Us

Trying to call, write, fax, or email us? Need to get in touch with a specific department? See our most prominent contact numbers, addresses, and links here.

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