Valley Vista High School

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15550 N Parkview Pl

Surprise, AZ 85374

(623) 523-8800

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,374

Students Per Teacher: 26

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Valley Vista High School

This school is amazing! I am pleased with all the involvment on both parts teachers and students! It was exciting to see all the school spirit from the students the week of homecoming! Keep up the good work!

Posted by a parent on 10/08/13

My son Has been going here for about two weeks. Front office staff is awful the women need some training on how to deal with people. Haha and they work at a school. Security staff stands at the front gate every morning yelling at the kids as they enter the school. Who wants to be yelled at 7:00am. Come ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/13/13

Love this High School! The staff, teachers, principles, programs & involvement with the kids are outstanding! Everyone seeems to love their jobs & care about the kids~ Lots of smiles & happy students :)

Posted by a parent on 12/20/12

I'm a student, and I can say this is one of the best schools I've noticed. The teachers there are great and relate to all the students, plus they easily accept if you have problems with homework and such. They really do deserve more credit and pay to what they do. Some gripes I have is the ridiculous ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/12/12

Very disappointing. There are some very good teachers at Valley Vista who truly care and love what they are doing. Unfortunately there are many more who do not. Teachers that are consistently out and being replaced by subs, Teachers that do not grade papers then lose them, and do not enter grades. There ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/26/11

I believe that this school is overcrowded and the teachers and staff are overwhelmed; most of the energy is spent on disciplining the students rather than educating them ; I believe that most of the teachers are caring and capable ; most of them do respond to my e mails, but some do not . I believe ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/17/11

I recently had my first interaction with the Principal and her staff and am sorry to say it was an incredible disapointment. The staff seemed to be overwhelmed and more interested in quick resolution to keep moving than what is in the best interest of the students. The teachers seem willing to help ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/25/10

The principal is inept and has a blase attitude toward education that trickles down to the teaching staff. The school is overcrowed to the point where kids do not get to eat lunch because they spend the whole lunch period waiting in line. There are not enough lunch tables and students have to sit on ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/10/10

Obviously, this is student and not a parent. Highly educated I think NOT. The term is overall not allover (allover is two seperate words) So, please do give this review any consideration. I have worked in more than one high school across this country. An there is bad in all schools K-12.. Monitor ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/13/10

you are all wrong. my child goes there and she is an excellent student, she has never once complained to me about the violence! she says there is some but it is only if you involve yourself, it is not the school's fault if your kid starts arguements with other students.

Posted by a parent on 05/05/10

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Test scores for Valley Vista High School

AIMS* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2012
Valley Vista High School
Dysart Unified District
* In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.

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Surprise schools — Valley Vista High School is located at 15550 N Parkview Pl, Surprise AZ 85374. 15550 N Parkview Pl is in the 85374 ZIP code in Surprise, AZ The school district for Valley Vista High School is the Dysart Unified District. Valley Vista High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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