West Central Valley High School Stuart, Iowa Stuart Elementary Stuart, Iowa Dexter Elementary Dexter, Iowa WCV Middle School Redfield, Iowa

About WCV

Welcome to the website of the West Central Valley Schools.  West Central Valley is located in central Iowa along I-80 west of Des Moines about 20 miles and includes the communities of Dexter, Menlo, Redfield and Stuart. The West Central Valley School District consists of four schools with an enrollment of over 800 students.  Our schools consist of two elementary buildings, (Preschool and grades Kindergarten through 2nd in Stuart and 3rd through 5th in Dexter), a 6-8 Middle School in Redfield and the High School 9-12 in Stuart.  The school district also provides services for students with special needs (K-­12) and offers a wide array of extracurricular programs for our students to participate in and enjoy.

The West Central Valley School District is committed to challenging students to D.R.E.A.M. (be Dedicated to meet challenges, Responsible for learning, Empowered to lead, Achieve excellence and Motivated to succeed). This commitment is evident in the dedication of our district’s talented and highly qualified teachers and administrators, active parent involvement, and the tremendous support of our communities. Through the years, West Central Valley students and staff have been and continue to be recognized for their accomplishments in a wide variety of areas.

As educational partners, teachers, administrators, parents, board members, and community members are working together to ensure that our students are equipped with the skills they will need to become successful and productive citizens in a global society. 


Mission Statement

West Central Valley School District
prepares students for success.

Vision Statement

West Central Valley School District encourages students to

  • Dedicated to meet challenges
    Responsible for learning
  • Empowered to lead
    Achieve excellence
    Motivated to succeed