VVL News

February 2021

VVL Vikings

On Monday, February 1st all schools transitioned to five days full-time in-person learning. GPS will continue to monitor active COVID-19 cases on a school by school basis, if an individual school reaches the percentages for active cases per campus population, a decision will be made for that school to move temporarily to a hybrid instructional delivery model for a minimum of 14 days.


Percentage of active cases per campus population to determine school moves to temporary hybrid learning model:



  • 1% for High Schools
  • 1.5% for Juniors High Schools
  • 2% Elementary Schools
  • 5 active cases for Canyon Valley School
  • 3 active cases for RISE Junior high School


For more information on the district dashboard and how the temporary school by school hybrid learning model works please visit the links below:




If you have any questions or concerns don't hesitate to contact the school at 480-926-6301 or email at Val Vista Lakes Info. Thank you for your continued support!


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Mask & Face Coverings Use in Schools

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ADHS MaskUp Order Form

Free Face Masks, click the button for more information

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Character Pillar for the Month of February - Respect

  • Treat other with respect; following the Golden Rule
  • Be tolerant and accepting of differences
  • Use good manners, not bad language
  • Be considerate of the feelings of others
  • Don't threaten , hit or hurt anyone
  • Deal peacefully with anger and disagreements

Enrollment for 2021-2022 School Year

Online Registration for 2021-2022 School Year is ongoing on the Gilbert Website .

To complete the enrollment process you will need to provide the following items:



  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Record
  • Proof of Residency (current utility bill, rental agreement or sales contract)
  • Legal Guardianship or Custodial Documents


Kindergarten students must be 5 by August 31, 2021. Children who turn 5 between September 1st and December 31st may be sign up for a Kindergarten Early Entrance Screening. Early Entrance Screenings will be held in June and July prior to the school year of registration, and be completed prior to the first day of school. Early entrance Screening will not be available once school has begun. A non-refundable $90.00 fee will be collected at the time of registration. For more information click the button below for Kindergarten Information and Enrollment.

Oratorical Contest Winners

Congratulations to the VVL winners of the Oratorical contest who represented our school on January 28th at the Nineteenth Annual District Speech Contest. The theme was related to our "American Heritage" and the contest criteria was:


  • Last longer than 3 minutes, less than 5
  • Content - importance and suitability of materials
  • Organization
  • Presentation and style, poise, and effectiveness
  • Appropriate costumes
In person Enrichment classes are starting up again. For additional information about the programs offered and registration, please visit the link below to our website:


Enrichment Program

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