To become a Valley School student, each student needs to meet the following criteria:

  1. Be enrolled at their home school in Mesa County Valley School District 51.
  2. Have a Valley School Referral Form completed and submitted to Valley School by an administrator and/or counselor from their home school.
  3. Along with their parent/guardian, attend an interview at Valley School with Valley's administrator, Sara Krick, and/or counselor, Michelle Haptonstall.
  4. Have a second placement which will be arranged in collaboration with their home school.
  5. Be accepted by the Valley School administrator with a start date.
  6. Pay the $25 per semester fee.
  7. Pay the $15 Science fee, if applicable.

Valley School accepts referrals and schedules interviews throughout the school year; however, enrollment/start dates for new students are scheduled as follows for the 2017-2018 school year:

  • August 16
  • September 5
  • October 17
  • November 16
  • January 9
  • February 8
  • March 19
  • April 19

Valley School typically operates at full student capacity; however, we do maintain a waiting list.  If we are currently full when a student meets the criteria to become a Valley School student, we will add the student to the waiting list and then notify him/her when an opening becomes available.


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