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Scotts Valley Unified School District

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    Town Hall Virtual Events 10/26 (Spanish) & 10/28 (English) - COVID-19 Vaccines & Schools

    You are invited to attend the virtual town hall, “COVID-19 Vaccines & Schools Town Halls”, hosted by Dr. Faris Sabbah, Santa Cruz County Superintendent of Schools, and featuring Santa Cruz County superintendents and pediatricians.  The town hall will be offered in Spanish on October 26, 2021 at 6:30 PM, and it will be offered in English on October 28, 2021 at 6:30 PM.  For more information, and to register for the Town Hall, please go to the SC County of Office of Education website.


    mission, Vision, and core values/guiding principles

    Mission:  Scotts Valley Unified School District will provide each student with quality educational and social opportunities needed to thrive in a modern world.

    Vision:  Our students will be socially responsible, pursuing their full potential in intellectual, social, and physical development, and be engaged, ethical and effective citizens. 

    Core Values and Guiding Principles:  

    • Our role is to develop academically capable, culturally attuned and socially responsible students.
    • There is strength and value in diversity of thought and experience.
    • District decisions, at all levels, should be thoughtful, equitable and transparent.
    • We value commitment and collaboration from our engaged students, families and the community.
    • We value trust, respect and teamwork from our highly skilled and dedicated team.
    • We are accountable to our public for setting clear expectations and optimizing resources to meet our goals.
    SVUSD Calendar
    DELAC Meeting

    District English Learners’ Advisory Committee

    Invites You to the DELAC Meeting

    Wednesday October 27, 2021

    4:30-5:30 pm

    Via Zoom 

    Join Zoom Meeting

    Meeting ID: 874 6217 8259

    Passcode: 61lf92hF

    DELAC Agenda

    COVID Town Hall English flyer
    COVID Town Hall Spanish flyer
    drive through covid-19 testing
    flyer for drive through covid-19 testing
    Drive through testing flyer in Spanish
    staff timesheets

    All staff timesheets for the November 2021 pay period are posted on the Business Department webpage under:

    Payroll Timesheets

    SVUSD Student & Staff Tech Support

    Visit the district’s Help Desk page for resources and weekly drop-in support hours.  In addition, our District’s SVUSD Website has a live online Chat with an SVUSD Tech. 

    School Board Information:

    Note:  Until further notice, SVUSD school board meetings will be remote (access the public agenda page below for the link to the current meeting).

    Measure A Exemption Form 

    (for Senior/SSI parcel tax exemptions) 

    Measure A Exemption Application

    This form is for the 2022-23 tax year.  Please complete the form and submit the form and requested documentation to the District (contact information is on the form).  

    Quick Resources

    School Snippets

    About Us

    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 Brook Knoll Elementary School, Vine Hill Elementary School, Scotts Valley Middle School and Scotts Valley High School.

    District Office

    Fast Facts

    Schools in our District


    State average per pupil funding


    School Accountability Report Cards

    Student Enrollment


    District Area

    23 Sq Miles


    Tanya Krause

    Number of Employees


    Schools' Awards

    Governing Board