Valley High School is part of Weld County School District RE-1. Located in Gilcrest, CO, Valley High School serves students from North Valley and South Valley Middle Schools, combining them into a single student body for high school. Valley High School is the 171st largest school in the state, enrolling 582 students in the 2021-2022 school year. A grade 9-12 school, Valley High is in the top 20% in Colorado for graduation rate.
The single-story building is located a few blocks from its athletic complex, including a football stadium with artificial turf and well-manicured baseball and softball fields.
The Valley High School Vikings compete in the Colorado High School Activities Association. Their colors are black, white, and gold. Valley High competes athletically with boys’ and girls’ teams in many sports, including boys’ baseball and girls’ softball. They are boys-only in football and wrestling, and girls-only in volleyball.
When you leave Valley High, head south on Birch Street and turn right on 8th St. to arrive at 304 8th St., Gilcrest, CO, Gilcrest Town Hall.
When you leave Gilcrest Town Hall, turn left on 8th St. and left again on Birch St. On Main Street, turn right and take another right on NE Plaza to reach Liberty Park at 130 NE Plaza.
When you leave Liberty Park, turn right on SE Plaza and continue as Plaza turns into Starbird Road. Iglesia de Dios E.C. 302 Starbird Ave., Gilcrest, CO 80623 will be on the left on Starbird Ave.
Once you leave Iglesia de Dios E.C., travel north on Starbird Ave. 1/5 of a mile north to 6th St. and turn right on 6th St. Turn left on Railroad St., parallel to CanAm Highway, to reach La Cocina Mexicana Restaurant, 645 Railroad St, Gilcrest, CO 80623.
Leaving La Cocina Mexicana, turn northeast (left) on Railroad St./W Service Road, toward Main Street. Turn right onto Main Street and right again onto US-85S. On Rte. 85, travel 3.1 miles to turn right on State Highway 60W, and arrive at Green Valley Turf, 17730 CO-60, Platteville, CO 80651.