On the southeast side of the Valley in Henderson, Green Valley is one of the premiere master-planned communities in the area. With over 8,000 acres of homes, this area offers something for anyone! As part of the city of Henderson, Green Valley is full of neighborhood parks and walking trails, and has an outstanding array of shops, gourmet restaurants and retail services. The schools in this area test high for the district and Green Valley High School claims the distinction of being one of the top ten high schools overall in the whole United States in 1997. This area is noted for being family-oriented and its high quality lifestyle.