Distance Learning at AVHS begins Monday, March 30.

In response to an executive order by Governor Walz, Distance Learning will be implemented at AVHS until at least Tuesday, May 5.

Information will be communicated by the district on our COVID-19 Information webpage, through social media and in phone calls, emails and text messages. If you have questions or need to access something in the building, call 952-431-8200 to leave a message. If any information in our student records may be incorrect or in need of updating, please login and update as needed through our different resources.

Thank you for your patience as we all deal with the impacts of COVID-19 as a community.

How to contact AVHS Staff during school closure

Most district and school staff will be working remotely and communicating via email until further notice. Parents and others can reach schools and specific employees via email (firstname.lastname@district196.org) or by using the district directory to access contact information for specific employees.

AVHS Staff email and voicemail


We’re glad you’re here. Apple Valley High School is a state and nationally recognized high school that offers something for all students, including a rigorous curriculum, award-winning arts programs and championship athletic teams. Our fabrication lab and science, technology, engineering and math focus emphasizes critical thinking, creativity, innovation and real-world problem-solving skills that prepare students for post-secondary education and careers in high-demand STEM-related fields.

View our complete 2019-2020 profile.

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School days: 7:00am to 4:00pm


Sophia Kickhofel

AVHS Non-Student days

  • distance learning until further notice

See the complete list on the calendar at the bottom of the page

Purchasing a Yearbook

The 2018-2019 yearbook has sold out. To guarantee yourself a 2019-2020 book, purchase by March 1, 2020: https://www.jostens.com/apps/store/customer/1062991/Apple-Valley-High-School/

Grad Ads:

Click here to learn how to purchase a 1/4 or 1/8 page ad to commemorate memorable events from your grad's time at AVHS.

Visit the AVHS Photo Gallery

including Wold Architects rendering of our remodeling

Keep up with AVHS

Videos of past events, (e.g. Veteran's Day or graduation) can be found on