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Walnut valley Unified School District

ALLmeansALL! Walnut Valley USD is proud to be a National Schools to Watch District with numerous National Blue Ribbon, California Gold Ribbon, and California Distinguished School awards. Our motto is KIDS FIRST... Every Student, Every Day!  


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Distinguished Dozen! 
High scoring Walnut High seniors named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Elite Eighteen!
Diamond Bar High 2020 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Best in Class! 
Walnut Valley Unified Ranks Top 2% in Nation  

"2020 Best School Districts in America" Niche

Our Motto: Kids First... Every Student, Every Day!

Brahmas, Mustangs Square Off at Branding Iron
Superintendent Dr. Taylor and Mustang legend Dr. Ken Gunn lead coin toss

Military Homecoming!
Vejar Elementary dad (and teacher mom) surprise daughters during assembly

Go Brahmas!
Diamond Bar High Hosts Rodeo Round-Up

Welcome to Walnut Valley!
2019-2020 School Year begins 

The Walnut Way!
Mustangs show school spirit during Branding Iron game

Happy First Day of School!

Welcome Back! 
2019-2020 School Year begins August 12

National Honors
South Pointe Middle School Receives 2019 School To Watch Award in Washington, D.C.

Familiar Faces Around Our Schools!
Walnut Valley USD Announces Leadership Team Appointments

Congratulations, 2019 Graduates!

Schools Applauded for Student Achievement 
Nine WVUSD schools named 2018-2019 CBEE Honor Roll Schools

Top-Tiered High Schools in LA Metro Area
U.S. News & World Report 2019

Giving Grad!
DBHS senior Rachel Wang donates 50 copies of her book to WVUSD schools

Raffles, Awards, and Tacos!
Classified Appreciation Luncheon 2019

Turn the Tassels!
Congratulations to over 1,400 Class of 2019 graduates

Exhibition Night!
C.J. Morris 5th grade global learners present inquiry-based research projects

Punctuation Pirates!
Collegewood third graders performance details proper rules of grammar

Learning From the Past!
Leadership development cohort walks Gettysburg Battlefield

Sky's the Limit! 

Diamond Bar High Super Star Seniors Amy Miyahara, Daniel Mansour, Devany Du, and Austin Hyun.

Mustang Pride! 

Walnut High Super Star Seniors Amy Lo, Phillip Tan, Angela Cao, and Phillip Leung

White Coat Ceremony
Walnut High seniors complete rigorous Biomedical Sciences program

2019 District Teacher of the Year Announced!
Congratulations Chaparral MS music teacher Rich Langham

Only One You!
Quail Summit Elementary celebrates author with art exhibit unveiling

Arts in Action!
Maple Hill Elementary students explore ceramics in new visual arts program

Suzanne 6th graders become medical detectives in new course

Busy as a Beaver!
Vejar kindergartners show off latest class project

WVUSD Middle School Garners Two State Honors
South Pointe named 2019 California Distinguished School, School to Watch

Welcome to Walnut Valley!
Board appoints Fayroze Mostafa as new C.J. Morris Elementary principal

All-Star Parent Volunteers

WVUSD Coordinating Council pays tribute to dedicated, hard-working parent leaders during Presidents' Brunch. Superintendent Dr. Taylor also recognizes Coordinating Council President (and fearless leader) Nancy Castorena.

Celebrating Lunar New Year!
Walnut Elementary Dual Language Immersion (DLI) students perform for parents

A Class Act!
Congratulations to our 2018 Cornerstone Award recipients

WVUSD tapped for new national award!

A+ High Schools!
Walnut Valley's premier high schools have ranked in the top 2% of over 1,774 public high schools in the state

Hola! Welcome to Room 26 at Castle Rock Elementary
Silvia Bento-Smith provides Spanish language instruction to all students each week

Diamond Bar High Symphony Orchestra performs at fundraising gala

Innovative Classrooms
South Pointe Middle School creates 21st century learning environment

It's a great day to be a Brahma!

21st Century Learning!
Walnut Elementary 1st graders think creatively while solving math problems 

Salute to Teachers
Congratulations 2017-2018 Teachers of the Year!

Kids First...Every Student, Every Day!

There's No Place Like Home!
Superintendent, Cabinet Members join Quail Summit literary parade

2nd Annual Parent Symposium
Keynote speaker Paul Kanarek

Welcome Back, Walnut Valley!
Superintendent Dr. Taylor addresses 1,000 staff members during August 8 kick-off program 

Teacher LIFE: Walnut High instructor goes "above and beyond" to support students

Back to Class!
Brahmas host opening day assembly

Walnut High Men's Ensemble performs during Cabaret Night

Backpacks and Books!
2018-2019 school year begins in Walnut Valley

Engineering Challenge
Chaparral 7th grade Design-Based Learning teams 

It's a Great Day in TK!
C.J. Morris young learners paint Clifford the Big Red Dog

Engineering Challenge
Chaparral 7th grade Design-Based Learning team designs Harry's Hangout Perch

A+ Schools!
Diamond Bar, Walnut named "2019 Best Public High Schools in California"

Criss Sykes, WVUSD District Teacher of the Year

Los Angeles County Teacher of the Year 

Class of 2018 Valedictorians Honored During Commencement 

Our Graduates are #WVUSDProud!

Meet our Diamond Bar High Super Star Seniors!

They will be spotlighted in the Outlook community newsletter

Meet our Super Stars!

These 4 Walnut High seniors will be spotlighted in the Outlook newsletter

Robotics Champs! Diamond Bar High's Team Sprocket takes OC Regionals title and competes at World Championships in Houston.

Walnut Elementary Rings in Lunar New Year

Over 300 Dual Language Immersion students perform skits, songs, and poems in Mandarin!

Merry & Bright!
Westhoff Elementary hosts 25th annual Spark of Love toy drive, holiday program

Giving Thanks! 
Evergreen Kindergartners Join Thanksgiving Feast

Brahma ribbon cutting ceremony is a SLAM DUNK!     

10-week gymnasium floor renovation is now complete 

WVUSD Leaders Join Quail Summit Literary Parade

Learning About the Past 
Chaparral 6th graders dig into archeology lesson 

Sending a rainbow of love!
C.J. Morris Elementary collects supplies for hurricane victims

Brahma Performing Arts Showcase
Band, Dance, Pep, Drama, and Color Guard perform during DBHS Rodeo Round-Up

Mustang Beat!
Walnut High band kicks off Back-to-School Night

Eclipse  Party!

South Pointe students view rare solar event on Aug. 21

Parent Power!
Wonderful support at Walnut High Back-to-School Night

Party hats, noisemakers, balloon drop, and FUN! 
Maple Hill teacher Lisa Peterson throws "Happy New School Year" party

Celestial Celebration!
Walnut Elementary 5th graders get glimpse of total solar eclipse

Minecraft in the Classroom: A 21st century tool for learning

Reaching for the Stars! 

Meet our WHS Super Star Seniors Ayesha Ng, Cynthia Lu, Annabelle Chang, Sarah Kim

The Sky's The Limit! 

Meet our 2017 DBHS Super Star Seniors Ben Chen, Rebecca Kimn, Leslie Sim, Jay Zhang

Learn from the past...Prepare for the future 

Gettysburg Leadership Seminar 2017


Signing Day!
Walnut High athletes make college commitments official

2017 Gold Ribbon School!
Walnut High receives state's highest academic honor

2017 Gold Ribbon School!
 Diamond Bar High receives state's highest academic honor

Collegewood 4th grade writing workshop classes host publishing party 

Diamond Bar, Walnut High seniors named 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidates!

Congratulations to Sabrina, Inez, Ben, Cynthia, & Ameer

Super Hero fun run at Maple Hill Elementary!

Elementary schools join 2nd annual Walnut Valley Relays 

Point of View! Walnut High senior Stephan Capps to be featured in nationwide character education assemblies. 

Evergreen kinders celebrate Dr. Seuss on Read Across America Day

Great Kindness Challenge

South Pointe hosts marshmallow relay race

Diamond Bar High's Thundering Herd wins Arcadia Band Review for 3rd consecutive year!

Tribal Storytelling!

Thank you to Ray McMullen for sharing Walnut Valley history during Leadership Development Seminar

Suzanne MS Robotics Club vies in FLL Championship Tourney

Mustang Girls Golf Wins CIF State Title!


Thank you to our wonderful community for voting to support our kids.

Walnut Family Festival Parade


Superintendent Dr. Taylor with DBHS, WHS teams at Branding Iron Game.

First day of school!

Mustang Spirit!

Diamond Bar High Rodeo Round-Up

Brahma Spell-Out!

Let's Go Brahmas!

21st Century Learning!

On Stage! Diamond Bar High commercial music program rocks all-staff Welcome Back.

Upcoming Events

Salute to Teachers

Date: 10/16/2019
Time: 3:30 PM – 5 PM
Location: Diamond Bar High School Theatre

WVEF Teddy Bear Tea

Date: 10/26/2019
Time: 10 AM – 2 PM
Location: Diamond Bar Center Tickets:
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