Please Note: This election is an all mail-in ballot election, so there will be no polling places on election day.
If your ballot is not mailed by October 31, you may drop off your ballot at the ballot drop box at:Deer Valley Unified School District Office20402 N. 15th AvePhoenix, AZ 85027The drop box is available for ballot collecting up until 7 p.m. on November 7.
2023 M&O Override Election
November 7, 2023 Override Election InformationOn May 9, 2023, the Deer Valley Unified School District’s Governing Board unanimously approved to seek voter authorization of a continuation of the existing 15% override. The 2019 voter approved override will be entering the phase down period and vital funds will no longer be available after December 31, 2024.This election will help preserve current fine arts and athletic programs such as art, general and instrumental music, and physical education, as well as maintain class sizes. The funds will also be used to attract and retain highly qualified teachers and support staff.The total cost of the override for homeowners is a continuation of $21.27 per month property tax on the average assessed home value. Your taxes will NOT increase as a result of passage of this override.Without your support, the district will have to reduce the operational budget by over $10 million each of the next three years of the phase down. Passage of the override will ensure that your District will avoid cutting elective classes, programs, and services that directly benefit students and positively impact our community. Supporting the override will allow the continuation of quality educational programs for our students.
2023 Bond Election
Funding for Student Safety Special Bond Election
The Deer Valley Unified School District’s Governing Board called for a 2023 Special Bond Election in the amount of $325,000,000 to fund safety, security, instructional resources, technology, building renewal, conservation, buses and student growth through the year 2029. The total cost is $15.12 per month on average assessed home value.
This funding is being structured to NOT INCREASE the projected tax levy.
2023 Bond Projects Map
Find your neighborhood on the map, then click on the legend icon in the upper left-hand corner of the map to select the K-6, K-8, 7-8, or high school to see how the 2023 Bond will impact your community.
If you are using a laptop or large-screen display, you can enlarge the map by selecting the icon in the upper right-hand corner of the map.
IMPORTANT DATESOctober 10, 2023Last date to register to voteOctober 11, 2023First date to vote by early ballotOctober 27, 2023Last date to request early ballotOctoner 31, 2023Last date to mail your ballot inNovember 7, 2023Election dayBallotts may be submitted to a ballot box no later than November 7.
What the 2023 Bond Will Deliver to Your DVUSD School