DVUSD Governing Board
Deer Valley Unified School District is governed by a five-member board of trustees elected by popular vote to alternating four-year terms. The DVUSD governing board consists of a president, a vice-president and three members. The president and vice-president are elected in January by fellow members and serve in that capacity one year. Board members must reside in the Deer Valley District.
Operating within the laws of the state legislature, and the rules and regulations of the state Board of Education, the board sets policy for the management of the district. The superintendent and district staff are responsible for the execution of these policies.Mission Statement
Through effective policy and decision making, we lead and empower Deer Valley Unified School District to provide and continuously improve upon a world class educational system that prepares our students to successfully compete in the global economy.
The March 2, 2021 Governing Board Meeting will be held virtually for the health and safety of our students, staff, Governing Board members, and community members. At this time, not all Board members are able to wear face masks. Masks are required in all DVUSD buildings to prevent the spread of COVID-19. This mitigation strategy has been highly successful in keeping the number of COVID cases lower in our schools than in the surrounding community.
All DVUSD Governing Board Meetings will be live streamed and available for viewing during or after the meeting at: https://livestream.com/dvusd or at: http://www.boarddocs.com/az/dvusd/Board.nsf/public
Public Comments will be accepted online when they refer to specific Action items requiring Board approval on the current meeting agenda through the following link: https://dvusd.wufoo.com/forms/z1czjbqc0juqrk1/
If you have any difficulty viewing the Board meeting from the website or link provided, please contact Governing Board Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you do not have internet access, you may call the following number 602-666-0783 – OR – 1-415-655-0001 (access code 133 969 5287) to listen to the live streaming during the Board meeting scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m.
The Board reserves the right to change the order of items on the Agenda, with the exception of Public Hearings. The Board may take action in open meeting on any item that was the subject of the Executive Session held at this Board Meeting. The Board may vote to convene an Executive Session pursuant to A.R.S. 38-431.03(A)(3) for discussion or consultation for legal advice with the Governing Board’s attorney on any items listed on the Agenda. One or more Governing Board members and/or the Governing Board’s attorney may participate by telephonic, video or internet conferencing.
Persons with a disability or persons requiring language translation may request reasonable accommodations by contacting (623) 445-5003. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodations.Agendas
Agendas will be posted not less than 24 hours prior to each Board Meeting. Board meeting agendas are available here on Boarddocs.com and are posted in the official posting locations at the district office located at 20402 N. 15th Avenue.
2020-2021 Meeting Dates
- July 14
- August 11 & 25
- September 8 & 22
- October 14
- November 10
- December 8
- January 12 & 26
- February 9 & 23
- March 2* & 23
- April 13 & 27
- May 11 & 25
- June 8 & 22
- July 13, 2021 (SY21-22)
Regular Governing Board meetings are held at:
DVUSD Governing Board Room
20402 N. 15th Ave at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Governing Board meetings are streamed on Livestream.com