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Santa Cruz Valley District News

With so many outstanding faculty members and students, not to mention great school events and activities, it’s no wonder that we have plenty of news to share. Check this page regularly to learn about the latest district happenings and achievements.  We’ll also post articles of interest that will help your family make the most of the educational experience, so be sure to visit often!

For questions regarding district news, please contact Communications Specialist Carol Cullen, PhD at 520.375.8285 or by email.


Public Notice: 21st Century Learning Centers Grant

Santa Cruz Valley Unified School District No. 35 (Rio Rico, AZ) hereby formally notifies the local community of our intention to apply to the Arizona Department of Education for a 21st Century Community Learning Centers – Cycle 15 program grant for the following schools: San Cayetano Elementary, Mountain View Elementary and Coatimundi Middle School. Our application is due to the Arizona Department of Education by May 6, 2019. We also take this opportunity to inform private schools, faith-based organizations, community-based organizations, and other public agencies of our intent to provide safe, accessible academic and enrichment programs before-school and after-school during the 2019-2020 regular school year and summer school. All questions regarding our proposal should be directed to SCVUSD No. 35 Grants Coordinator at 520.375.8260.


Attention Parents

The Café Club Rewards Program is our way of saying thank you for making the school café a special part of your day. Just present your Café Club card to the cashier every time you purchase a meal for a special stamp that will get you on your way to a free meal. For every six meals you purchase, you will receive a seventh meal absolutely free! For more information, please see our flyer and the News and Information section on the Food Services page.


The Press Room

We've posted our press releases from the current school year below:


To view our press releases from past school years, please visit our press release archives.



District Newsletter

To read up on district news, choose from the list of newsletters below:


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