From the Desk of Dr.Fiveash: "The Word of the Year Is..."

The summer months are widely known as a time when schools become dormant, but at Spring Valley our school community sets our sights on the year ahead for expectant growth. It is of utmost importance to us that we continuously, and transparently, share these big plans with our school families and support system from within the greater community.

The word of the year is intentionality.



1. the fact of being deliberate or purposive.

Being intentional in our school community means allowing time and space for deciding our visions for our respective departments, sharing them openly with our peers, and collaborating on an action plan that brings our dreams into existence for the betterment of those we serve. The following are the current top five ways that our school is dedicated to expanding the number of students we serve, the programming that best meets the individual needs of our students, and outreach efforts that generate awareness of our school's mission throughout the Birmingham community and beyond:

1. Re-Accreditation and Strategic Planning: SVS is entering the 5 year re-accreditation process through Cognia. Faculty Member Jocelyn Burrill is working closely with stakeholders as we journey through the process together. Parent, faculty, and student survey responses