Welcome to Sitting Bull Academy
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Home of the Bears
We are now in our sixth year as a K-8 school in Apple Valley, California. We are proud of our students, teachers, parents and what we have been able to achieve and develop over the past 9 years. Some of these programs and accomplishments include:
  • California Distinguished School
  • 2014, 2015 & 2016 Best of the Desert Award Winner
  • A Character Counts School
  • Renaissance Program
  • Accelerated Reading and Math
  • Rachel's Challenge participant
  • 2011 Winner of Lefty's Reading Challenge
  • Academic Pentathlon
  • Associated Student Body (ASB)
  • WEB program (Where Everybody Belongs)
  • Bear Book Buddies
  • Olweus Bullying Prevention Program participant
  • Saturday GATE Academies
  • Highly Certified AVID site (Advancement via Individual Determination) since 2009
  • Technology & Robotics
  • Broadcasting program - student produced
  • Seismology Lab
  • High-caliber Yearbook 
  • Intramural Sports including cross country, volleyball, basketball, soccer, track and field
  • Represented at district, county & state science fairs
Upcoming Events: 
** Have a safe, fun and relaxing summer break! School resumes on Wednesday, August 3rd **



The Bears are Back to School 2013-14