Welcome to Camp Verde Unified School District

A Message from our Superintendent Meet our Principals

Elementary School Schedule

First bell rings at 7:50 a.m.
Tardy bell rings at 7:55 a.m.
Kindergarten dismisses at 2:35 p.m.
First and Second Grades dismiss
at 2:40 p.m.
Third, Fourth and Fifth Grades dismiss at 2:45 p.m.
Busses depart at 2:50 p.m.

Middle School

Start time is 7:35 a.m.
Dismissal is at 3:45 p.m.

High School

Start time is 7:45 a.m.
Dismissal is at 3:20 p.m.
Bus Runs at 3:30 p.m.

South Verde

7:30 to 12:00
12:30-3:00 pm

A Message From our Superintendent


Superintendent's Message

Welcome and thank you for visiting the Camp Verde Unified School District Website. My name is Amber Marchant-Lee and I am the Superintendent of Camp Verde Unified School District. We are eager to get to know you and your children.

At Camp Verde Unified School District we are committed to providing the best possible well-rounded education to our students. As outlined in our mission statement, “The Camp Verde Unified School District will provide opportunities to cultivate academic and personal achievement and service to others within a community of respect.” Through focused instruction, technology integration and character education, we endeavor to meet the needs of each student in their quest to become fulfilled and knowledgeable citizens of our country.

I want you to know that our staff is dedicated to teaching each and every student every day. We are a student centered district and it is our intention to inspire, empower and transform the lives of our students. We look forward to working with you.


Our Principals

Inspiring today's students to become tomorrow's leaders
Sara Marcum - Elementary School Principal

We welcome back all our Camp Verde Elementary School students and families. Our exceptional staff is looking forward to the start of the school year and for the learning and fun to begin. I am proud to be the principal of such a wonderful school and look forward to getting to know the CVES community.

At Camp Verde Elementary School, our teachers and staff REACH every student, every day as we strive for excellence.

R – Re-teach and enrich, occurs daily school-wide

E – Ensure every minute counts, engage all students

A – Achieve success only when students learn, assess standards regularly

C – Come together as a team, actively collaborate

H – Have high expectations, encourage students to excel

Partnering and working together, our students will REACH excellence!

Photo courtesy of Bill Helm, Camp Verde Bugle
Danny Howe - Middle School Principal

Hi! My name is Danny Howe and I am the proud Principal of Camp Verde Middle School. Welcome to our Camp Verde Middle School website. This site is representative of our school, its personality and what we have to offer to the students. It also contains information for parents, students and the community. Please visit our site often because we enjoy showing off our achievements and activities.

We have built a community within our school where teachers, students, parents and administration work together to provide an educational setting that is conducive to good learning and understanding. In addition to all the excellent teaching and learning that takes place in our school, we have also become a "Capturing Kids Hearts!" school where we are working on winning the students’ hearts and leading them to their personal best.

Enjoy our website and feel free to contact me with any concerns or questions. My door is always open, and remember that Camp Verde Middle School's number one interest is the children.

Bob Weir - High School Principal

Hi ! My name is Bob Weir and I have had the great opportunity to be the Principal of Camp Verde High School for the past six wonderful years. People ask why have you stayed at CVHS for the past 23 years? “We have the best students in the state of Arizona.” The community, parents, staff and students are working hard to build a winning TEAM at CVHS.

The mission at Camp Verde High School is: "The place to be a TEAM" Together Everyone Achieves More. We believe that “Together Everyone Achieves More” has proven to be a winning recipe for our students at CVHS. We have built a winning TEAM with our teachers, staff, students, parents and community members, working together to provide an educational setting that is producing industrious citizens. CVHS provides a well-rounded education with over 60 credits in Dual Enrollment with Yavapai College, 9 Career and Technical Education Programs, successful athletic programs, active extra-curricular clubs and high academic courses striving to teach the common core standards and work related skills.

Feel free to stop by Camp Verde High School and experience a caring and hard working environment. CVHS cares about our students and our community. Stop by and become a TEAM member at CVHS.


Elementary School

View our Elementary School Site

Middle School

View our Middle School Website

High School

View our High School Site

SV High School

View our South Verde High School

Robin Tankesley, a language arts teacher at Camp Verde Middle School, won the title of the top 4th-8th-Grade Category Teacher!

Tankesley stated in the program, "Many people go into education with the idea of being in love with teaching. Fortunately for me, the idea is a reality. I have never second-guessed if I made the right choice in becoming a teacher. I love my students and my job!"


MATFORCE 2014 My Voice Makes a Difference Video Contest Winner: CVUSD Middle School Student Council