Valley Elementary/Middle School
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
Victoria's Spring Candy Fundraiser: VEMS is running a Victoria's Spring Candy Fundraiser to support our school-wide positive behavior program, SOAR. The fundraiser starts today and runs through March 4th. All order forms are due in school on Monday 03/04/24. All checks must be made out to the Hazleton Area School District. Click here for the Victoria's Spring 2024 Candy Order Form
January Teachers of the Month
The administration at Valley Elementary / Middle School is pleased to announce that Mrs. Christina Augustine and Mrs. Caroline Evans hold the honor of being recognized as the Teachers of the Month for January.
Reminder: HASD requires all backpacks to be either clear or mesh.
Looking for employment? The HASD currently has openings for various full and part-time positions. Jobs are posted on the bulletin board in our school's office.