Academic Supports

  • Academic Resource

    Academic resource is designed for students needing to make up work or to acquire special help. Academic resource is available daily 7–7:45 a.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to noon. 


    English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Program

    Two semesters of ESOL may be counted as fulfilling two of the eight high school language arts requirements, one literature course and one elective. Eight semesters of ESOL may be counted as elective credits used to fulfill graduation requirements. With the exception of the special provisions stated above, ESOL students must meet all graduation requirements of Valley High School in order to receive a diploma.

    Learn more about ESOL

    Gifted/Talented (GT) Program

    Students identified to receive direct Gifted/Talented services may enroll in GT Seminar. (Specific details are provided under information for Unique Programs & Courses.)

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    The school district each year compiles a list of individuals qualified to tutor high school students in the various academic areas. This list is available in the Counseling Center.

    Special Education Program

    Special education services are determined for individual students by a staffing team consisting of the parents, school staff, and Heartland AEA representatives. The district provides a broad continuum of services to assist students with disabilities.

    Learn more about Special Education


    Success Center

    The Success Center is designed for students who are behind in credits, not progressing towards graduation, or who have been recommended by their counselor. (Specific details are provided under information for Unique Programs & Courses).

Last Modified on September 10, 2021