Valley Elementary / Middle School

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    Welcome to

    Valley Elementary/Middle School


    Dear Parents/Guardians:

    On behalf of myself and Mrs. Barletta, Assistant Principal, I want to welcome all students back to our school!  We are so excited to be leading this amazing educational community at Valley Elementary/Middle School.  We welcome and value your positive energy and dedication to excellence in education and we look forward to working with you and your children.

    Our staff of highly qualified professional educators and support personnel is committed to providing our students many opportunities both inside and outside of the classroom.  We invite and encourage students and parents to work in partnership with us to seize opportunities.

    Please know that we highly value parent involvement and communication at Valley Elementary/Middle School. We extend an invitation to our families to join us at school activities and events whenever possible.  We want you involved and value your involvement and support in your child’s education!  Your active participation is key to the success of your child(ren) during his/her elementary and middle school years.  It is vital and plays an integral role in each student’s success. 

    We encourage you to contact us if/when the need arises, and to be committed and involved about your child’s academics, assignments, assessments, and school activities, as well as other events and happenings.  I look forward to working with you as a team to assist each student at Valley meet his/her goals and have a successful school year.


    Mr. Christopher Yourechko
    Principal, Valley Elementary/Middle School


    2024 PSSA Schedule

    ELA Testing (3-8)

    4/22/2024 – 4/24/2024

    ELA Makeup Tests

    4/25/2024 – 4/26/2024

    MATH Testing (3-8)

    4/29/2024 – 4/30/2024

    SCIENCE Testing (4,8)

    5/1/2024 – 5/2/2024

    MATH & SCIENCE Makeup Tests

    (ELA Makeups, If necessary)

    5/6/2024 – 5/10/2024


         Important 2024 PSSA Information

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         PSSA Opt-Out Procedures (Spanish)