Paradise Valley Unified School District
Paradise Valley Unified School District (PVSchools) is located in 98-square miles of northeast Phoenix and north Scottsdale in an area bounded by 7th Avenue and Pima Road, and Northern Avenue and Jomax Road.
PVSchools has 30 elementary schools, seven middle schools for 7th and 8th grades, and five high schools for grades 9-12 grade, two alternative schools and one comprehensive online school.
- All elementary schools include free full-day kindergarten
- High schools offer dual-enrollment and college credits
- PVOnline, an accredited online instructional provider, offers courses for grades 1-12. A student may attend school entirely online and still participate in athletics and other extracurricular activities with the school located within their school boundaries.
- At each level—elementary, middle and high school—the district has Title 1 schools.
The district also offers preschool, Gifted preschool, night classes and Special Education services, plus a range of signature programs.
The district serves approximately 31,500 students with about one-third of them open enrolled from outside the district or outside their home school boundaries via open enrollment.