• New Hires:  Please help welcome the following new staff to Valdez and Valdez School District:

    • Sonya Selanoff - Kindergarten     
    • Cody Burnham - 2nd grade          
    • Katy Talvi - 4th grade          
    • David Mullins - 5th grade           
    • Laura Mullins - K-5 Technology  
    • Rylee Ownbey - 6-8 Sped            
    • Lee Chadwick - 9-12 History        
    • Denise O’Brien - 9-12 Science        
    • Rachel Sutton - .5 SLP K-12          
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  • Student Teachers:  This fall we will see the following student teachers in the District:

    • Jamie Mayer working with Kristie Cranor...HHES
    • Shannon Major working with Kyra Meyer…GMS
    • Shania Fifarek working with Becky Walker…VHS
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Welcome to Valdez City Schools

  • We provide a safe and nurturing environment for our students that offers current and challenging curriculum across all four schools  - Hermon Hutchens Elementary, Gilson Middle School, Valdez High School, and Valdez Homeschool Program.  Students enjoy a rich educational experience from kindergarten through twelfth grade through the collaborative efforts of engaging teachers, administrators, and staff. We strive for excellence through every academic and extra curricular opportunity. 


    Families New to Valdez  - Valdez continues to be the community with promise.  We encourage you to visit our schools and enroll your children. The district office is available to assist with enrollment over the summer months. 907.834.4701

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    P.O. Box 398
    1112 West Klutina Street
    Valdez, AK 99686
    Phone: 907.835.4357
    Fax: 907.835.4964