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Valley Stadium Elevator Construction Creates Alternative Access for Guests

Over the summer months, Valley Stadium underwent several construction projects to support students’ and fans’ safety. While most projects are complete for Valley High School’s opening home football game on Friday, Sept. 6, against Dowling Catholic, the stadium elevator is not yet in working order. However, West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS) has developed a

Valley Welcomes Des Moines East Tuesday

The Valley High School varsity girls’ swimming team will host Des Moines East on Tuesday, Sept. 3. The meet will begin at 5:30 p.m.

Final: No. 4 Valley 31, Southeast Polk 20

Despite trailing 13-0 at halftime, the fourth-ranked Valley High School varsity football team used a second-half surge to come from behind and defeat Southeast Polk, 31-20, on Friday, Aug. 30, at Southeast Polk. For the game, senior quarterback Braeden Katcher went 19-28 through the air with 272 yards and four touchdowns. Three different receivers recorded touchdown grabs:

Register for the 2019 Valley High School Cheer Clinic

Have an elementary student who is interested in cheerleading? Sign up today for the 2019 Valley High School Cheer Clinic! Here’s what you need to know: When: Oct. 5 (Registration Deadline: Oct. 2) Where: Hillside Elementary Time: 9:15-11:15 a.m. (check-in is at 8:15 a.m.) Cost: $35 (includes T-shirt, snack, and drink) Grades: PK-6 More info:

Order Valley Tigers Fall Apparel

UPDATE (Wednesday, Sept. 4): The fall online apparel store is no longer taking orders as the deadline has passed.  The Valley High School online store is available with over a dozen different options for West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS) students, staff, alumni, and community members to choose from and order. The deadline for orders

Valley Boys 3rd, Girls 5th at Centennial Invite

The Valley High School boys’ cross country team as well as the girls’ cross country team started the 2019 season Tuesday, Aug. 27, at an invitational hosted by Ankeny Centennial. The girls placed fifth out of the nine-team field, while the boys finished third out of seven teams. Junior Lauren Schulze led the Tigers and placed

Porter and Noll Dive into Season-Opener

Monday marked the beginning of the competitive season as the divers took part in the Des Moines Lincoln Diving Invitational. Valley had two divers participate in the 11-dive meet. Freshman Liz Noll placed eighth with a score of 286.05, while Senior Elyse Porter placed 10th with a score of 280.00. Taking championship honors was Sydney Jorgensen