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Valley High School Finals Schedule Slide
See the Second Semester Finals Schedule
Presidential Scholars 2017 slide. Text: "Valley Students Named 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholar, Semifinalist." Photos of Gabriel Mintzer and Cayden Codel.
Congratulations to Gabe Mintzer and Cayden Codel!
Slide image: Kellison uses her welding skills on a CTE class project.
Valley Car Show Organizer Razzi Kellison is Ready for Anything
Slide image: A screenshot from Daniel Truong's first-place radon video. A student in a black T-shirt is wearing his blue backpack while standing on an urban rooftop with his arms outstretched. Added text: Valley Students Earn First & Third Place in Video Contest.
Valley Students Earn First, Third Place in Video Contest read more >>
The Valley boys' track team at the state tournament with its 2017 state champion banner.
Congratulations to the boys' track team, 2017 state champions! read more >>
Slide for T.J. Foley feature story. (Text: Valley Senior T.J. Foley’s Nonprofit Fills Global Gaps)
Valley Senior T.J. Foley’s Nonprofit Fills Global Gaps read more >>
Slide image. Text: Congratulations! with Valley High School "academic" logo.
Valley DECA and HOSA Groups Earn Top Rankings read more >>
Slideshow image for 2016-17 Design Studio Fashion Show: "Papyrus." Features a graphic of a woman with short dark hair wearing a hat tipped low over her face and a white blouse. Blue and orange triangles make up the background.
See Photos from the Annual Design Studio Class Fashion Show read more >>
Slide image: Valley student JJ Kapur holds his Original Oratory Champion trophy from the Tournament of Champions.
Kapur Named National Original Oratory Champion at Tournament of Champions read more >>
Oklahoma slide
Congratulations! “Oklahoma!” Earns 16 Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards read more >>
Slide image: National Council on Youth
Congratulations to the 25 Valley students joining the NCYL! read more >>
Slide image: World Food Prize logo and Iowa Youth Institute logo, both green and white, over school photos of five students: Marcus Chew, Brianna Cole, Jane Smeins, Kate Snodgrass, and Radha Velamuri.
Learn about the five students who attended the 2017 Iowa Youth Institute read more >>
Slide image. Text: Congratulations! Black district logo on light background.
Valley Administrator David Maxwell Named 2017 Citizen of the Year read more >>
Slide image: JJ Kapur and Gabe Mintzer with their presentation boards at the State Science and Technology Fair. Kapur is holding up a blue ribbon.
Mintzer and Kapur Earn Top Awards at State Science and Technology Fair read more >>
Equity workshop 092016 ewmedits
Equity Committee Selects Framework
Slide image: Four of Valley High School's old yearbooks, stacked on top of an orange backdrop.
Yearbook & Senior Portrait Information 2017-18
Principal: Tim Miller
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3650 Woodland Avenue,
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

West Des Moines Community School District’s Valley High School is a three-year comprehensive high school with an enrollment of approximately 1,900 students. It is accredited by the State of Iowa and the North Central Association. Valley emphasizes the Four A’s of education: Academics, Activities, Arts, and Athletics. The faculty at Valley provides exciting opportunities and challenges to stretch students’ minds and abilities – preparing them for college and their career.

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Hours: 8:20 am - 3:20 pm Black/Orange P.E. Schedule Daily Schedules This Year's School Calendar