High Desert Premier Academy

21st Century School, for 21st Century Learners!

Phone : (760)-240-4252

Office Hours : 7:00am-3:00pm


High Desert Premier Academy, with the combined efforts of parents, teachers, students, and the Apple Valley community, will create learning environments which will empower students to become self-directed learners, critical thinkers, and effective communicators, who apply their learning and skills beyond High School. As outlined by California State Standards, we will train our students to communicate and collaborate across 21st century information, sources, and technologies responsibly, and be productive contributing members of their communities.


“Through diversified education, High Desert Premier Academy is to be the cornerstone which empowers the lives of our students, parents, and community. From cradle to career, students are nurtured to maximize their potential; we prepare them to learn and apply 21st Century and globally competitive skills with integrity, which produce lifelong learners, future leaders and productive members of society.”

Who We Are

High Desert Premier Academy is an Alternative School of Choice serving grades K-12. The school is a Support System for families that provides curriculum, teaching strategies, materials, learning communities, learning environments, assessment opportunities and social interactions as they continue to teach their children after the first 5!


Winter Formal with GHHS

posted Jan 11, 2017, 10:40 AM by Sonia Malley

Granite Hills will be having their winter formal on January 20 at Sunset Hills Memorial Park from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. HDPA students have been invited to join them.

The cost for non-cougars is $35.00 and tickets need to be purchased by Friday, January 13.

Senior Yearbook Photos

posted Jan 11, 2017, 9:38 AM by Sonia Malley

February 9, 2017 All day in the Multi-purpose Room

All seniors and students who will be graduating in May, please come to the MPR on February 9th to take a Cap and Gown photo. Photos will be sent to you electronically so that you can print copies. This is the only day we will be taking photos so please plan to attend.

HDPA's 1st Adopt-a-Street Clean Up

posted Jan 11, 2017, 9:36 AM by Sonia Malley

Saturday, January 21, 2017. 9am to 11am

In September, we adopted a one mile section of Navajo Road between Nisqually and Bear Valley. Our commitment requires us to clean the street 4 times per year. We will meet at the corner of Nisqually and Navajo and work our way toward Bear Valley Road.

If you would like to participate, please pick up a waiver form from the office.

For The Full List of Announcements Please Visit The Announcements Page

High Desert Premier Academy is committed to ensuring that all materials on this web site are accessible to all students, staff, and the general public. If you experience difficulty with the accessibility of any pages or documents, please request materials in an alternate format by contacting Sonia Malley at sonia_malley@avusd.org or at 760-240-4252 ext. 111. Thank you for your patience as we reconstruct sections of our site to be more accessible to all users.