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Our Greenhouse special education program has moved to the JATC-South campus located in Riverton.  We no longer grow or sell plants here at South Valley School.

Child's Table and Chairs
South Valley School's wood shop is a fully equipped facility where custom wood products are produced by students enrolled in the part-time program.

Wood Clock Engraved
Most items can be personalized with names, or any desired quote or logo. Use one of our ideas, bring your own, or work with our designers to create something unique.

Get your teen or adult with special needs ready for transition.  Find information about resources available for special needs adults.


September 2020

  • 7th - Labor Day, NO SCHOOL
  • 18th - School Community Council Meeting, 7:30 a.m. via ZOOM
  • 23rd and 24th - Wednesday and Thursday are Parent Teacher Conferences.  These will be held virtually - teachers will call and set an appointment with you.  Times are between 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.  Our Boo to the Flu Clinic provided by Community Nursing Services will be Thursday the 24th in the evening.  See info below.
  • 25th - Friday - NO SCHOOL PTC Compensatory Day
  • 28th - Monday - Picture Day!


October 2020

  • Thursday, Oct. 1 - Food Handler Permit Class and our Student of the Month Recognitions
  • 19th - 23rd - Monday through Friday is our Fall Recess.  NO SCHOOL.
  • 26th - NO SCHOOL for Grade Transmittal Day
  • 29th - Halloween (observed). Costumes encouraged!



Thursday, September 24   3:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Get vaccinated against the flu here at South Valley at our BOO TO THE FLU Clinic being held during our Parent Teacher Conference times.  It is sponsored by Community Nursing Services (CNS) and may be free based on insurance coverage.  CNS will donate $2 per eligible immunization back to South Valley!  See flyer for details.

Boo to the flu flyer


 Reopening of the 2020/2021 School Year 

The Jordan School District Board of Education has approved the plan for reopening schools.  See the plan by clicking here.

To see South Valley's Processes and Procedures for school reopening please click here.

If you would like your child to enroll in virtual learning for the 2020-21 school year, please contact Rita.

If you want more information about this school year and to view the JSD COVID-19 Dashboard with all of the current numbers, please see the Jordan District Moving Forward page at

To better understand the Jordan COVID-19 Data Dashboard, we invite you to listen to the following episode of our Supercast podcast:

If you have further questions, or would like to discuss specific issues regarding your student, please email our Principal, Rita Bouillon at

 Covid-19 and Face Covering Information

Per the Jordan School District Board 2020-21 approved plan for reopening school, face coverings will be worn by all students.  To request an exemption, please fill out the Exemption Request.  You can read all of the latest information on the Covid-19 pandemic, access the face covering exemption form and see mask facts here.


Salt Lake County Covid-19 Data Dashboard

JSD plans to keep students and parents updated on the number of active Covid-19 cases in Jordan School District on a regular basis.

Below are the numbers as of Sept. 25, 2020:

  • 180 active COVID-19 cases in Jordan School District
  • 1506 students or employees have been asked to quarantine as a result of being in close contact with an infected individual
  • Jordan School District has more than 56,000 students and more than 6,000 employees

In addition, the Salt Lake County Health Department has established a Data Dashboard where you can access updated school associated COVID-19 cases. You can find the Data Dashboard  at the following link:


Work at South Valley

To see positions we currently have available, please click here.


Join Smith's Grocery Store Inspiring Donations for South Valley School!

South Valley School will receive .5% of each eligible purchase you make when you link us to your Rewards Card.  Our organization number is: CT421.  Even if you have enrolled in the past, check to make sure South Valley is still receiving credit.  To go to Smith's website and sign up or check your enrollment is still up to date, click here.

Smith's Donation Flyer


Self Advocacy Opportunities

The Utah Developmental Disabilities Council is looking for self-advocates that would be interested in being a part of their quarterly self-advocate spotlight.  These videos highlight self-advocates in Utah that are employed, who are volunteering, or someone that is just getting started on their advocacy journey.  If you are interested, email Eric Stoker, a former South Valley School student and Information Specialist for the Utah Developmental Disabilities Council, at  Because of social distancing, the interviews will be conducted using Google Meet and recorded.  To see a sample recording of what the spotlight will look like, please click here.