Welcome to North Valley School For Young Adults!
We constantly strive to have great things happen at North Valley! We are continuing our work and support for all North Valley students and parents as we work toward each students' graduation day. The importance of attending daily and focusing on what is necessary to pass each students' classes will remain on top of the list to graduation and being successful here at North Valley. Success happens with hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, persistence, and daily attendance.
North Valley accepts new students every quarter. We encourage students from 17-21 years old who are deficit in credits, have a desire to work hard and ready to earn a high school diploma to apply. Application for enrollment can be found on the Enroll tab.
North Valley School For Young Adults News!
A message from Director Ronaldo Ortiz
North Valley is here for you.
What's Up in Mapleton!
Mapleton Public Schools is asking for your input on the 2024-25 academic calendar
Please take a moment to review the 2024-25 draft academic calendar. The Board of Education is seeking public comment and will approve the calendar at an upcoming meeting.
It’s Annual Update time!
If you are a current Mapleton family interested in or needing to select a new school for the 2023-24 school year, please complete your Annual Update by Wednesday, Feb. 22, for the best chance of being placed in your first-choice school.
Achieve your dreams! Enroll in Mapleton!
Mapleton is now enrolling for the 2023-24 school year! The online enrollment process starts here.
Universal Preschool Program - Apply here!
Beginning in the 2023-24 school year, the Colorado Department of Early Childhood (CDEC) will fund up to 15 hours per week of high-quality, voluntary preschool for every child in Colorado for the year before entering Kindergarten (Pre-K). Families will apply for preschool through the Universal Preschool Program (UPK) family portal.
School choice just got easier with SchoolFinder!
We are pleased to announce the launch of our new enrollment tool, SchoolFinder! SchoolFinder highlights the important information a family needs when researching, discovering, and comparing Mapleton’s schools that are small-by-design.
Thank you for investing in Mapleton!
Mapleton's Mill Levy Override passed with more than 56 percent of the voters saying YES to Mapleton! Learn more about what the mill levy will fund.
Celebrating 10 years of Mapleton Reads!
This year, Mapleton's community reading program is turning 10! Celebrate by reading along with us! Learn more about the two amazing titles selected this year.
Mapleton now offers MealViewer, a convenient online service that allows you to view your student's daily meals online or on the MealViewer app. Learn more!
North Valley School For Young Adults Mission Statement
The mission of North Valley School for Young Adults, a small learning community committed to the success of Mapleton young adults, is to ensure our students acquire the academic skills, personal qualities, and confidence necessary to excel throughout life by using a specialized learning approach characterized by:
- High expectations for all students;
- A family-like culture built upon genuine relationships, respect, integrity, and personal accountability;
- A commitment to persistence and perseverance;
- Individualized support systems designed to empower students to overcome barriers and achieve success.
8990 York St.
Thornton, CO 80229
School Phone Number:
School Fax Number:
Ronaldo Ortiz, Director
Diana Lujan , School Secretary
Michelle Barrott Jackson, Post Secondary Options Coach
8:40 a.m. to 3:40 p.m.