YVHS Mission Statement
Yucca Valley High School is dedicated to providing quality educational opportunities for all students.
Student Learner Outcomes (SLOs)
Yucca Valley High School Learners exhibit P.R.I.D.E. in their learning
Proficient in Academics and/or Career Skills — Demonstrate ongoing growth in proficiency in CCSS including the use of technology. (*Measured by: SBAC data, benchmark data and grades).
Respect — Demonstrate positive personal qualities, work habits and attitudes. (*Measured by: discipline data, intervention data, and assessment of school culture)
Independent Learners — Demonstrate ownership and responsibility for individual roles in the learning process. (*Measured by: completion of homework, use of student planner, grade checks, use of student /parent portal and tutoring)
Develop Problem Solving Skills — Demonstrate the ability to identify and implement a range of strategies necessary for solving complex challenges both inside and outside the classroom. (*Measured by: analyzing how effectively school resources are used by students, collaborative and project based instructional strategies, Benchmark and SBAC data).
Effective Communicators — Demonstrate the ability to read, write, listen and speak effectively. (*Measured by: the assessment of Listening and Speaking CCSS standards, classroom instruction and various after school activities).
Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA)
The Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA) is a plan of action to improve student academic performance by coordinating all educational services and resources.
At Yucca Valley High School, the SPSA is developed one year ahead of it's implementation. Various staff members work on sections of the report, which is then pulled together into the final document. The final document is presented to the District and Board of Education for approval.
Please click on the links below to view the Yucca Valley High School SPSA.
Directions to Yucca Valley High School
Quick Facts 2016-2017
Office Hours: 6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Main Office Phone: (760) 365-3391
Office Clerk: Bronwyn Larkins
Principal: Carl Phillips
Principal's Secretary: Tracey Hunter
Assistant Principal: Mike Ruggiero
Assistant Principal's Secretary: Gail Charette
Athletic Director: Dustin Howard
Activities Director: Matt Rauch
Athletic & Activities Clerk: Kim Lay
Counseling: (760) 365-1138
Counselor: Tom Hovey
Counselor: Michelle MacLean
Counselor: Leisa Vallo
Counseling Secretary: Happy Kanuch
Registrar: Cris Aceves
Attendance: (760) 365-3391
Gerri Washington, x3006
Linda Atkinson, x3007
First Day of School: August 22, 2016
Last Day of School: June 8, 2017
Quick Phone Reference
|Front Desk Receptionist||Bronwyn Larkins||x3000|
|Principal's Secretary||Tracey Hunter||X3002|
|Assistant Principal||Michael Ruggiero||x3005|
|Assistant Principal's Secretary||Gail Charrette||x3004|
|Attendance Clerk||Gerri Washington||x3006|
|Attendance Clerk||Linda Atkinson||x3007|
|Counselor (11th grade A-K; 12th grade)||Tom Hovey||x3009|
|Counselor (10th grade; 11th grade L-Z)||Leisa Vallo||x3010|
|Counselor (9th grade)||Michelle MacLean||x3011|
|Counseling Secretary||Happy Kanuch||x3012|
|ACTIVITIES & ATHLETICS|
|Activities Director||Matt Rauch||x3021|
|Athletic Director||Dustin Howard||x3016|
|Activities & Athletics Secretary||Kim Lay||x3020|
|Campus Safety Coordinator||Ed Melendez||x3019|
For questions or concerns, please call the Receptionist (x3000).