• Mission: 

    DVHS will develop critical thinkers and problem solvers, through a challenging and engaging curriculum, in order for them to achieve their fullest potential. We will provide students with relevant skills, through positive relationships and academic/career pathways, that will meet the demands of a changing world.


    DVHS will prepare students to become lifelong learners and positive contributing members of society.


    Every Student will be:

    • A Person of Character
      • Demonstrates truthfulness, honesty, and integrity in everything they do
      • Takes responsibility for their own actions and holds self accountable
      • Is actively engaged in their education, as demonstrated by school preparedness and remaining on task
      • Displays kindness and respect for one’s own, and other’s beliefs, opinions and ideas
    • An Effective Communicator
      • Actively listens to understand
      • Responds effectively in verbal and written format
      • Participates effectively in collaborative discussions
    • A Critical and Creative Thinker
      • Uses multiple resources to plan, design, and execute solutions to real world problems
      • Translates research into creative action
      • Evaluates sources and quality of information, and analyzes and draws inferences from data
      • Makes connections across subject areas
      • Uses a variety of strategies to solve problems
    • A Self-Directed Learner
      • Sets own goals and maps out a plan to achieve them
      • Utilizes appropriate study skills
      • Is a strong self-advocate
    • An Active Participant and Contributor to the Community
      • Displays pride in the cultural differences, diversity, and the school community
      • Is an engaged and informed citizen
      • Contributes to the school community beyond academic performance
      • Identifies needs and takes action to serve the common good for the school, community, nation, and world


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  • Deer Valley High School
    4700 Lone Tree Way
    Antioch, CA 94531

    M: 925.779.7570
    F: 925.779.7571