#Extraordinary Achievements 2020-2021
Despite learning and working through a global pandemic, the Deer Valley students, teachers, and staff had one of our best school years for achievement in recent history!
Scroll through the 2020-2021 Extraordinary Achievements publication below to view the full list of accomplishments. This multi-page publication is packed with hundreds of local, state, and national honors celebrating academic, fine arts, and athletic achievements, as well as recognition for extraordinary teaching and community involvement.
You will read about the two DVUSD students who won the District One Phoenix City Council Young Man & Woman of the Year, as well as the multiple honors at the state level with six AIA State Championship and four runner-up athletes and teams, 45 Career and Technical Education (CTE) State Championships, and even a U.S. Presidential Scholar. DVUSD students were offered $73 million in scholarships to further their educational, athletic, extra/co-curricular, or life journey -- a direct product of performance on academic national tests and student competitions in such groups as CTE, Educators Rising, Junior Achievement, Future Business Leaders of America, Stock Market Game, Academic Decathlon, DECA Inc., athletics, music, and the arts.
DVUSD staff won the Arizona CTE Administrator of the Year and the Arizona CTE New Teacher of the Year, the Arizona Music Educators O.M. Hartsell Excellence in Teaching Award, three Arizona’s Family Silver Apple Teacher Awards, and the Superintendent received the Changemaker Award from School Connect.Explore the list below to see how the Deer Valley community lived up to the District motto of #Extraordinary!