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Our Mission and Vision

Scotts Valley Unified School District will provide each student with quality educational opportunities by maximizing the use of all of our resources.

Our students will achieve their personal best, and will be socially responsible, contributing members of their communities.


LCAP 2016-17

Strategic Plan 2014 - 15

Previous Year's Strategic Plans



For information on SVUSD Smarter Balanced Assessment results, click here.



Staff Login


Our very own Michelle Stewart was the recipient of the ACSA Administrator of the Year award for Region 10 which includes Santa Cruz, San Benito, and Monterey counties  - she was awarded the Curriculum and Instruction honor!

Congratulations to Michelle!

photo credit:  Robert Bernosky

Scotts Valley Unified School District

     Message From the Superintendent     

Scotts Valley USD Superintendent , Tanya Krause


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It's really happening!


SVMS Groundbreaking Ceremony took place on May 9th!  Thank you, Scotts Valley for supporting Measure A which allows us to build and upgrade our middle school for our students, staff, parents and community!


You will see construction begin the week of May 15th - if you want regular updates, please visit the SVMS website - "Construction Zone".  Check it out to see the progress!   http://www.svms.scottsvalleyusd.org/

Tanya Krause

SVUSD Superintendent

Excellence in Education

Scotts Valley Unified schools are ranked as some of the highest performing public schools in Santa Cruz County. We are proud of the high quality education we provide to approximately 2500 students year after year.

Please look around to see what we do so well here at SVUSD. Be sure to visit the individual school web sites to see what's happening at our two elementary schools, middle school, high school, and Independent Study program.

District Meeting Agendas

Emergency Information

Today: 5/24/17


2016-2017 Student Calendar

Critical dates for the 2016-17 school year:

August 24 First Day of School

Nov. 23-25 Thanksgiving Holidays

Dec. 23 - Jan. 6  Winter Break

April 3 -7 Spring Break

Last Day of School June 8

2016-2017 District Wide Calendar

Board Meeting Dates for 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

Covered California Student Insurance