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Summer Read with Bill Carter

VVS is proud to once again partner with writer, director and photographer Bill Carter for our all-school summer read of his book, Boom Bust Boom. Students were given the book during our Earth Day cele... view more

Earth Day Events Planned

It's only natural that a school with such a deep dedication to the environment would celebrate Earth Day the way we do at VVS. After regular Friday classes, students and faculty will meet at the ga... view more

Meditation Workshop

Join VVS for a "Learn to Meditate" program hosted by Shambhala Center of Phoenix, led by Amy Kemp and including a short talk on meditation, sitting practice, and refreshments. The event is free, casua... view more

Hunger Banquet Update

Wednesday night's 7th Annual Hunger Banquet to benefit the VVS Global Goals Program was a huge success, not only raising awareness of global and local hunger issues, but also bringing in over $5,200 t... view more

Fast for a Meal February

This Monday, February 29th, Verde Valley School will once again Fast for a Meal to benefit the Backpacks for Kids program.  The last Monday of each month the VVS community skips lunch in the dining h... view more

Garden Expansion

  Anyone driving onto campus the last two weeks would have noticed more than the usual early spring planting preparations at the garden.  Farm Manager Mike Spielman and Sustainability Coordin... view more

7th Annual Hunger Banquet

Gain a better understanding of food justice and distribution by way of an interactive meal and presentation at VVS's 7th Annual Hunger Banquet.   Where will you sit? A random ticket chosen when yo... view more

Sedona Marathon Results

  It took three busses (and a few cars) from the VVS fleet  to transport us all to the Sedona Marathon Event early Saturday morning February 6, but as the sun came up, we piled out in our gre... view more

Run for Malawi

Over 40 VVS students and staff are registered to Run for Malawi in the Sedona Marathon on February 6, 2016. In addition to posting great times, they are also working to raise money and awareness of ... view more

Girl Rising Screening

As part of the MDG Malawi/Global Goals Speaker Series, program coordinator Caroline Diehl will screen the film “Girl Rising” in Brady Hall on Monday night at 5:45pm. VVS parents and family members... view more