Athletes in 9th-12th grade planning to participate in football, volleyball, cross country, boys golf and girls swimming this coming school year, all athletic paperwork is due before the beginning of the first practice which is Monday, August 11. Please turn all paperwork in to Mrs. Wiemers in the Athletic Office. All athletes must turn in new forms every year. Physicals are good for 13 months. Forms for 9th graders must be turned in at Valley Southwoods.
Tim Miller Named Valley Principal | Perrigo Recommended as Associate Principal
The Valley High School Parent Teacher Organization would like to invite all Valley families to a Meet and Greet with Principal Tim Miller on Sunday, July 27 at 1 p.m. in the media center. Visitors should enter the main doors on Woodland Avenue. The building will also be open for people to walk around and view the new construction. The auditorium will not be available yet, but it is expected to be completed in mid-October. Hope to see you there!
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Valley Registration will be held in the cafeteria.
*New students call 633-4130 to set up a registration appointment.
**Anyone preferring evening hours is welcome to register Aug. 13
First day of school for the 2014-15 school year is Aug. 20. More dates in the Calendar-at-a-Glance.
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Café V is part of the Culinary Arts Program at Valley High School. This “bistro café” is located in Room 2429 at the high school where lunch will be served from 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. on most Fridays (please see schedule on Café V reservation page). Meals are $8. Take-out meals will also be available.
District staff, families, and community members are invited to enjoy lunch at Café V! Reservation are required and can be made by accessing the CAFE V HOMEPAGE or by calling 633-4122. (You will not receive a confirmation e-mail when you make a reservation.) Bon appétit!
View the 2013-14 VHS Schedule (pdf)
Be part of Valley's auditorium history. Purchase an old or new VHS auditorium seat.
Due to the tight schedule in the demolition and construction of the new auditorium, the sale of the seats will be from 8 a.m. to noon June 1. The cost will be $50 per chair; only checks and cash will be accepted. The chair will have to be picked up June 1. Chairs not sold will be removed by the contractors immediately so that they can start the asbestos abatement.
Chairs may be pre-ordered by sending a check to: VHS Fine Arts Fund, c/o Stacy Hansen, Valley High School, 3650 Woodland Ave., West Des Moines, IA 50265. If you do not make arrangements to pick up your chair June 1, your check will be accepted as a donation. You may purchase as many chairs as you like.
CLICK HERE for more information or to sponsor a seat in the new auditorium.
Valley High School's current air quality report.
Logo files for the public to download and use can be found in the Logo Library. Refer to and follow the guidelines stated in the Brand System Official Usage & Style Guide when using all marks. Any entity which wishes to use the logos for profit must comply with our licensing agreement.
The Board of Education for the West Des Moines Community School District approved tiger and tiger paw logo designs for use throughout the district in an effort create a brand that will instill a sense of pride and unity in the WDMCS. The tiger logo is the first official tiger logo the district has had. READ MORE
Students who park on the side streets are reminded to take note when police parking bans take effect after a snowfall, as the city will issue tickets or tow away the vehicles . REMINDER: No parking is allowed in Valley lots without a sticker.
All transcript requests must be in writing including a complete address to which the transcript is to be sent. A fee of $5.00 is charged for each transcript sent for graduates of Valley High School. Checks should be made payable to Valley High School and mailed along with the written request to Valley High School, Attn. Registrar, 3650 Woodland Avenue, West Des Moines, IA 50266-2198. Questions may be directed to the Office of the Registrar at (515) 633-4124.