Mission Statement

a year ago

The mission of the Valley View School District as an educational community is to develop a rigorous and relevant curriculum and a nurturing environment which will empower all students with the resources and abilities needed to:

·  become contributing members of our changing society

·  access and process information into useful lifelong learning skills

·  develop critical thinking and leadership skills and

·  promote responsible citizenship. 

District Profile

6 years ago


The Valley View School District is located in Lackawanna County, 10 miles north of Scranton, Pennsylvania. The district encompasses the boroughs of Archbald, Blakely, and Jessup.


The district covers approximately 52 square miles; 18,437 people reside within its boundaries of which 2,662 are Valley View students.


Four buildings house Valley View's 2,614 students. The buildings and grade levels include:

Elementary Center

Grades K-2

Intermediate School

Grades 3-5

Middle School

Grades 6-8

High School

Grades 9-12


Meal Programs:

Breakfast and lunch is served in all schools. There are free and reduced priced breakfasts and lunchs for students whose family's income falls below certain levels.