• The Deer Valley Unified School District Executive Management Team has identified a set of guiding principles to assist in making decisions about the budget. Among these are to preserve student-teacher ratio and making reductions as far from the classroom as possible.

    Guiding Principles

    • The primary focus of the organization is service to students.
    • Resources should be targeted toward Strategic Plan goals.
    • Maintaining student-teacher ratios shall be a priority.
    • All staff contributes to the objectives of the organization.
    • Preserving jobs is a priority.