Deer Valley Elementary School

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4990 Ross Bridge Pkwy

Hoover, AL 35226

(205) 439-1015

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Grades: K - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

17 Parent Reviews for Deer Valley Elementary School

I love this school! I'm so happy I made the decision to send my sons to Deer Valley. The principal is very attentive and is always present around the school. The teachers are great!

Posted by a parent on 11/15/13

We are so glad our son has had the opportunity to attend such an excellent school. I only wish I would have gotten to experience all the wonderful things that DVES offers their students. The teachers request volunteers for help each year. There are so many programs for parents to assist. This is our ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/14/13

We are grandparents whose grandchildren have attended Deer Valley Elementary. We are sad to say this is the last year, since our granddaughter will be leaving at the end of the school year. We cannot imagine anyone feeling Deer Valley is a sterile, "nonwelcoming school." We have found the exact opposite....all ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/14/13

I think Deer Valley is an excellent school. Students are learning and teachers are teaching. Teachers and administrators always go the extra mile for students. The parent support is outstanding. Once you have this kind of merger you can't help but have a successful school and that's what Deer Valley ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/13/12

I loved this school and was so sad to leave! I just wanted to do Deer Valley Dribblers 1 more year!

Posted by a other on 07/21/11

We love Deer Valley - We have two children there. Every experience has been positive - the teachers and staff really care about the children and are very friendly. When we see them outside the school - they are friendly and talk openly. Teachers are terrific - they have great out of the box ideas ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/18/11

I love DVES!! Yes, there are lots of students but it still has a small school feel except on program night. Dr. Richardson and Mr. Mitchell are some of the best in my opinion. While they are very different from each other it strikes a good balance for our school. There are times I wish things were ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/05/10

I think that the school is too big. I feel that the environment is very sterile and unfriendly. Parents are not welcome in the classroom unless they have an appointment. I feel that the office could be a little more friendly and helpful.

Posted by a parent on 03/25/10

Great school! FABULOUS teachers and principals!

Posted by a parent on 09/18/09

Deer Valley is an excellent school. Dr. Richardson and Mr. Mitchell are really an asset to the school. Teacher's involvement with the student is awesome! we are very proud to be a part of this school.

Posted by a parent on 11/12/08

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Test scores for Deer Valley Elementary School

ARMT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Deer Valley Elementary School
Hoover City Schools
* In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Hoover schools — Deer Valley Elementary School is located at 4990 Ross Bridge Pkwy, Hoover AL 35226. 4990 Ross Bridge Pkwy is in the 35226 ZIP code in Hoover, AL The school district for Deer Valley Elementary School is the Hoover City Schools. Deer Valley Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 4.
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