Welcome to AVHS

The Apple Valley High School community is committed to challenge all individuals to realize their potential as learners by providing high quality and diverse opportunities for intellectual, emotional, aesthetic, and physical growth.

Main Office Summer Hours

Monday-Thursday: 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Back to School Night / 9th Grade Orientation

Wednesday, August 27, 6:30 pm

Incoming freshman and parents / guardians should plan to attend an orientation session based on student last name / schedule below. All other students may tour the building and meet teachers from 6:45 - 8:45 pm. Individual schedules and maps will be available in the lobby. AVHS Calendars /...
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First Day of School - Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Start times and schedule

All 9th graders and NEWLY REGISTERED 10th - 12th grade students report by 7:25 am

Returning 10th - 12th grade students report by 9:45 am to pick up schedules in lobby area

First hour begins at 10:15 am (all classes will meet on an adjusted schedule)


ACT + Writing

New in 2015!

Parents and Guardians of an incoming AVHS junior (Class of 2016):

With a recent Minnesota Legislative change for the 2014-2015 school year, all Minnesota 11th graders will now take the ACT + Writing in the spring of 2015. Each school district determines the exact date and time of...
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2014 Fall Sports Information

File: Fall Sports Info 2014.pdf

AV Athletics Launches New Webpage!

The visit the new page click on the image or link below.
Link to AV Athletics Webpage


9th Grade Honors Civics Summer Reading Info

Summer 2014

File: 201415AVHSHonorsSummerReading.pdf

Quick Links

School Calendar
View the AVHS activities calendar
School Forms
View available school documents
Staff Directory
View staff contact information
Registration Guide
AVHS registration guide, all grades

School Information

Main Office
Phone: 952.431.8200
Fax: 952.431.8744
Principal: Stephen Degenaar
Report an Absence
Phone: 952.431.8299
Attendance Office
Phone: 952.431.8216
Email: Contact Us
Guidance Office
Phone: 952.431.8218
Fax: 952.431.8747
Assistant Principal: Michael Bolsoni
Email: Contact Us
Nurse/Health Office
Phone: 952.431.8220
Fax: 952.431.8747
Email:Contact Us
Athletics Department
Phone: 952.431.8205
Email: Contact Us
Athletics Director: Pete Buesgens
Fine Arts Office
Phone: 952.431.8203
Email: Contact Us
Coordinator: William Blatzheim
Box Office
Phone: 952.431.8208
School Resource Officer
Phone: 952.431.8223
Officer: Mike Eliason