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     K-12 Standards
     
     
     
    New Science standards were adopted by the state of Arizona in October of 2018. Deer Valley Unified School District is phasing in the new standards over a three year period.  
    • 2019-20 School Year 
      • Grades 3, 6 and high school Biology will fully implement the 2018 Standards.
      • All grades K-12 will transition to using the Science and Engineering Practice.
    • 2020-21 School Year
      • Grades K-2, 4, 7 and high school Chemistry, Earth Science and Environmental Science will fully implement the 2018 Standards.
      • All grades will transition to using the Crosscutting Concepts.
    • 2021-22
      • All grades and content areas, K-12, will fully implement the 2018 Standards.
     
    For more information regarding the new Arizona State Science Standards, please visit the Arizona Department of Education website.