Antelope Valley School District

Desert Winds High School

Desert Winds High School

Welcome to Desert Winds High School

New parent/guardian resource website

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Desert Winds High School is a continuation high school in the Antelope Valley serving the needs of a diverse student population in an alternative education environment. This school provides an alternative program for young people to continue their high school education. An emphasis is placed on the positive aspect of each student's ability as they are assisted to develop skills, knowledge, and attributes that will enable them to be successful in their future endeavors.

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School News

Meal Service Update

We are excited to announce that we are now able to resume the drive-thru meal program where meal kits are provided to all persons 18 years and under as well as students who meet CDE’s definition of a mental or physical handicap.  Meal service will take place at all eight of our comprehensive high schools Monday through Friday from 11:30 am-1:00 pm.  Lunch and a “next day” breakfast will be distributed.

An authorized parent or guardian may receive up to six meal kits for children who are not present.  Please provide a child(ren)’s identification when receiving more than six meal kits.

Please visit avfood.org for more information or email us at food@avhsd.org with any questions.

take 2 to prevent suicide

September is Suicide Prevention month and the Antelope Valley High School District is on a mission to prevent suicide by reducing the stigma attached to talking about suicide.

Spectrum Internet

Do you or someone in your household qualify for free or reduced-price school meals?  If so, you may be eligible for Spectrum's Internet Assist program.

Mental Health Resources Available

Mental Health Support through the district is available by calling 661-418-2309. A School Mental Health provider will be available from 7:30 am - 12:00 pm and 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm,  Monday - Friday.

If you are in need of immediate support please call 911.

Additional resources can be found HERE

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