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Life in the Yakima Valley

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Home of the EAST VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT!

Yakima, Washington offers the fastest growing economy in Washington State and a rich landscape to meet the needs of people with diverse interests.

The East Valley School District is located in Yakima County, Washington, just east of the City of Yakima. It encompasses the city of Moxee and portions of the unincorporated county, including the Terrace Heights community. The resident population of East Valley School District is over 17,000.  Our community has continued to experience significant growth in residential, business, and industry over the course of the past 10 years.

The district is primarily rural, with its economy and major employers based on agricultural activity, including fruit growing, packing, and processing and is known as the hop production capital in Washington state.

Learn about what life is like in the Yakima Valley by watching the short clips below...