Welcome to Happy Valley Elementary School



Happy Valley Elementary School

Nestled in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Happy Valley Elementary School is located approximately 3.5 miles from downtown Santa Cruz. We are one of four single-school, multi-graded K-6 schools in Santa Cruz County.

Happy Valleys' School Newsletter

Ms. McKinny's Newsletter

Distinguished Schools Award Part A
Distinguished Schools Award Part B

Distinguished School Letter

2014 Parent Survey

Ms. Mckinny's PowerPoint

Affordable Health Insurance for Children Information

2013-2014 School Calendar

2014-2015 School Calendar

Parents Club Website Link

Smarter Balanced Practice Tests, Parent and Guardian Notification Letter

Inside Education Visit to Small Schools

Download School Driver Certificate

Aerial views 1 of Happy Valley School

Aerial view 2 of Happy Valley School

HVS Legacy Website

Click here to Donate to the Endowment Fund

Instructional Aide Application

Tech Aide Application


Happy Valley School Board Members
George Purnell, President
Katie Freeman, Clerk
Hilary Goodkind
Kyle Frandle
Jennifer Zeszut


Board Minutes

Board Meeting Schedule

Board Meeting Agenda

Life Lab


Click here for online education sites


Lunch Menu


Happy Valley School District • 3125 Branciforte Dr. • Santa Cruz, CA 95065 • phone 831.429.1456 • fax 831.429.6205