PLHS is starting a back pack program. Please fill out the form below and return to email@example.com by Tuesday, January 28th. This information will be used to determine priority and quantity provided. Not all that apply will be accepted. This form can also be found on our website, https://www.pyramidlakeschools.com/o/pyramid-lake/browse/100069.
Children/Teens are establishing critical learning habits, including how they approach homework assignments, that will extend throughout their school years. Parents who are involved in supporting learning at home and are engaged in their school community have more consistent attendance, better social skills, and higher grade point averages and test scores than those children/teens without involved parents. Click here, https://www.pyramidlakeschools.com/homework--12, to learn more.
Laker Families, Our power is out for the next few hours so we will be sending students home early. Most students will be on their way home by 1:30. Basketball and Wrestling will have practice still and be home after practices.
As a parent, you play an essential role in your child’s/teen’s success. Helping your child/teen to grow healthy friendships is essential. Through relationships, your child/teen develops a sense of belonging. They come to better understand themselves through their interactions with you, their teachers, and their peers. Click here, https://www.pyramidlakeschools.com/friends--2, to learn more.
As a parent, you play an essential role in your child’s/teen’s success. Through our discipline practices, we can intentionally teach our children/teens to take responsibility for their actions, internalize their own sense of responsibility and self-discipline, and grow a positive parent-child and parent-teen relationship. learn more on our website. https://www.pyramidlakeschools.com/discipline--7
Wednesday, December 18th Wear your favorite Ugly Christmas Sweater! If you participate, you may also wear jeans. Fall Sports Awards start at 6:00pm Open House teachers will be available from 5:30pm-7:00pm
Tomorrow, December 12th Fall Sports Awards and Open house. Awards start at 6:00pm!
In an effort to educate and help our parents and guardians, PLHS would like to offer classes on various content areas. Please take the survey below on different classes you would be interested in. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SYN3SM3
Laker Families, school has been released early today, There is no after school or practices today.
Laker Fans, middle school boys basketball game has been cancelled for today.
Conflict happens in families between spouses, among siblings, and between parents and children/teens. Fighting in family life is normal and expected. How you argue and how you work through problems together can build your child’s/teen’s life skills so that they are ready to grow and sustain healthy relationships beyond your family. Learn more on our website https://www.pyramidlakeschools.com/conflict.
Listed below are the last days that teachers are accepting late work for this quarter. If you have any questions please contact your students teacher. Thank you! Wednesday, December 4th Neil Monday, December 16th Baker Paulsen Roy Wednesday, December 18th Rosario Thursday, December 19th Galvin
Laker Families, we are going to be on a 2 hour delay schedule on Monday, December 2 for the safety of our students and staff that travel from the areas currently receiving snow. Buses will pick up 2 hours later than regularly scheduled.
Boys open gym Wednesday and Thursday. Boys playing basketball bring your shoes and clothes for open gym! Make sure to sign up in the office so we know who's staying!
Helping your child/teen learn to understand and deal with bullying behavior is important for their success in school and in life. About one in five children (20.8%) report experiencing bullying at some point. Click this link to learn more. https://www.pyramidlakeschools.com/bullying--43
Laker Fans! Laker football kicks off in 30 minutes!
Hungry valley parents, we had a bus breakdown but there is a replacement bus coming late.
FAFSA night is tonight, at 5:30pm, in the PLHS Library!
HOLIDAY GIFT BASKET Pyramid Lake Jr./Sr. High School provides food baskets for student families for the holidays, if your family is in need of a holiday basket this season please contact Mrs. Carpenter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 775.574.1016 Ext. 10280 Food Drive starts October 28th—November 21st
October 16th Newsletter Part 2. If you would like to subscribe to Laker News, email email@example.com
October 16th Newsletter Part 1. If you would like to subscribe to Laker News, email firstname.lastname@example.org
“Back Talk” can be defined as argumentative replies. Back talk is when children respond in anger, hurt, or frustration in hurtful tones or with hurtful words. But “back talk” also represents a power imbalance children/teens are trying to rectify. Click here, https://www.pyramidlakeschools.com/back-talk, to learn more.
New this year: There are parenting resources on our school website. Every 2 weeks we will be spotlighting a specific issue. The issue this week is anger. We all face challenges in managing anger; the key is finding ways to communicate. Please click the link for more information. https://www.pyramidlakeschools.com/anger
Listed below are the last days that teachers are accepting late work for this quarter. If you have any questions please contact your students teacher. Thank you! Wednesday, October 3rd Neil Monday, October 14th Baker Roy Tuesday, October 15th Galvin Wednesday, October 16th Rosario
This Wednesday is FAFSA night, located in the PLHS Library. Seniors will have the opportunity to complete their FAFSA, TMCC application, and other scholarship opportunities. Remember to bring your 2017 tax return information. You can go to this website for more information https://blog.ed.gov/2018/09/7-things-you-need-2019-20-fafsa/
Laker Families, We have our annual pageant night tonight at 5pm. We also have open house tonight from 5-6:30 to meet the teacher, now is a great time to discuss maximizing grades prior to report cards!
Laker Families, We have our annual pageant night tomorrow at 5pm. We also have open house tomorrow from 5-6:30 to meet the teacher, now is a great time to discuss maximizing grades prior to report cards!
Laker parents the buses were delayed behind an accident, all students will meet at the Wads community center around 4 and buses will leave for their normal stops from there
Laker Football Fans! Home Game at 4 pm today against the visiting Eureka Vandals! Entry is only $5 dollars...Best deal in town to catch some laker football action!
Laker Parents, please contact the school if your student needs alternative transportation plans due to the Spanish Springs Fire. At this point all students will be taken to their regular stops unless the school is notified otherwise. Thank you
Laker Football is Back! Thursday night we play Sho-Ban High School at 7 pm. Fan Appreciation night, FREE ENTRY! Lets pack the stadium! Concession Stand and Wild West Burgers will be available! Hope to see you there!
It's almost game time! Kickoff at 7:00! Football, Food, and Free Entry! Come cheer on the lakers!
PE uniforms have arrived! If you haven't already, be sure to purchase your PE uniforms in the front office. PE uniforms must be purchased by this Thursday, August 22nd.
Volleyball practice starts Tuesday the 13th from 3:30 to 5:30, bring athletic wear shoes and knee pads...to participate you must have completed register my athlete and have a physical on file!
Laker Athletes! If you DO NOT have a physical on file you need to get one done BEFORE you can participate in sports, including practice. The Nixon clinic has physicals going today and tomorrow, call and make an appointment! The school cannot take your students for a physical examination.
Laker Families! Back to School BBQ from 5-7 tonight! If you have not yet registered, you can do so tonight! All students new and returning must complete a registration packet. See you tonight!
Registration Night. The office will be open to take your registration packets and answer your questions until 6:30 pm tonight.
Registration Night. The office will be open to take your registration packets and answer your questions until 6:30 pm tomorrow.
Registration for the 2019-2020 school year begins July 29th! Registration Night July 31st! Visit the front office to get your forms. All students, returning and new, must fill out enrollment forms. The sooner the better for new students so that we can request records!
Registration for the 2019-2020 school year begins July 29th! Registration Night July 31st! Visit the front office to get your forms. All students, returning and new, must fill out enrollment forms
Open Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year begins July 29th! Visit the front office to get your forms. All students, returning and new, must fill out enrollment forms.
Laker Families, Due to Weather Forecasts for thunderstorms this week there will be no Lake Day on Thursday. We are planning a Summer "Lakers at the Lake Day" to keep the tradition going. THE LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS WILL BE TODAY, WEDNESDAY, MAY 29.
Junior High Promotion honoring our inaugural sixth grade class and eighth graders promoting to high school Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Ceremony at 6:00 p.m. Dessert follows. Class of 2019 Graduation Friday, May 31,2019 Dinner at 5:30 p.m. in the commons area Ceremony at 7:00 p.m. on the football field-weather permitting Dessert to follow outside-weather permitting
Attention Seniors: As we approach your final days at PLHS, you have the chance to give back AND be rewarded! Every year, we ask Seniors to donate gently used uniform items (PL shirts, sweaters, and khakis) to help the school replenish it's stock of loaner/donation clothes. In return, you can have (school appropriate) FREE DRESS DAYS your last week! Turn in items to the front office BEFORE school starts to have your name added to the list. Remember MUST follow PL guidelines (no short shorts, tank tops, no tears in pants above the "shorts line," etc).
Listed below are the last days that teachers are accepting late work for this quarter. If you have any questions please contact your students teacher. Thank you! Thursday, May 16th Neil Monday, May 20th Esposito Baker Wednesday, May 22nd Brady Thursday, May 24th Paulsen Wednesday, May 30th Bridgewater Galvin Knutson
Laker Fans, Unfortunately Smith Valley has cancelled today's softball game. They have rescheduled for May 2. So we will have home games next week on May 1 and May 2!
Pyramid Lake schools are on a 2 hour delay pickup schedule tomorrow for our annual youth conference! Poet Sherwin Bitsui will be sharing his message and poetry with us this year!
Prom is tonight from 7pm-11pm The pick up times are posted below. Please note: Pick up times are for students who have returned their transportation forms. Students: Bags will be checked at the door. There will be no reentering once you leave. For example: Students can not go out to their car and come back in.
Reminder! April 18th will be a half day for students. They will be released early for Staff Professional development. Prom is on also on April 18th, starting at 7:00 pm!
Prom Update: Prom is Thursday, April 18th at 7:00pm. The LAST day to purchase tickets for Prom is Tuesday, April 16th! If students are bringing a guest to prom they must fill out a Visitor Request Form. If students need transportation to and from prom they need to fill out a transportation form. Both of these forms are in the front office and need to be turned in by Tuesday, April 16th.
April 18th will be a half day for students. They will be released early for Staff Professional development. Prom is on also on April 18th, starting at 7:00 pm!
Spring Sports Pictures are tomorrow. Make sure to bring your uniforms if you are playing a Spring Sport!
Laker Fans! Our game has been cancelled today. Our staff has been working all day to try and prepare the field due to all the rain but it is unsafe to play today. The game has been rescheduled to April 9 at 3 pm.
Laker Fans! Today’s softball game has been cancelled!
Laker Fans! Boys play at 4:55 at Wooster and Girls play at 8:15 at Hug. See you there!
Due to weather and a traffic accident that has shut down Interstate 80 Pyramid Lake is on a 2 hour Delay Thursday February 21st so that staff and students can get to school safely.
Laker Fans! Regional Schedules are out! Boys play at 4:55 at Wooster and Girls play at 8:15 at Hug. See you there!
Laker Fans! Games are confirmed for tonight! Girls start at 5, seniors recognized between games. Boys start at 6:30! See you tonight!
SENIOR NIGHT Friday, February 15th Seniors will be recognized between games. Lady Lakers start the night at 5:00pm!
Laker Families, Due to concerns with flooded roadways in our extended student areas we have been advised to release students early. Students have been excused at 2:15 and are now on the buses home.
Laker Fans! Home Basketball today at 1 pm!
Laker Fans! Basketball at 5 tonight! Lady Lakers start in one hour!
Lakers! Just a reminder tomorrow is college shirt day! Wear your college shirts to school tomorrow!
Pyramid Lake will be on a 2 Hour delay again tomorrow, Tuesday February 5. We are unsure what the weather has in store but the roads will be icy and we would rather make a decision tonight to keep everyone safe than drive to school in unsafe conditions in the morning.
Pyramid Lake will be on a 2 hour delay on Monday, February 4, based on current snow predictions in our attendance areas. Make sure to check in the morning in case there are further changes due to snow and icy conditions.
Laker incentive rescheduled for Wednesday February 13th (due to storm warnings for Mon-Tues Feb. 4-5, 2019)
Girls and boys basketball starting at 5:00 pm. Wild West burgers here tonight! Come get some dinner and cheer on your Lakers!
Spring Sports pictures are scheduled for Thursday, January 24. Make sure to bring uniforms and order forms Tomorrow!
Laker Fans! Just a reminder that the basketball teams are back in action tonight! Starting at 6 pm at Sierra Lutheran! Hope to see you there!
Due to snowy weather and icy roads in the Northern Nevada area Pyramid Lake High School is on a 2 hour delay for Wednesday January 16. Students please be at your bus stop 2 hours later than normal stop times.
Reminder that the first Thursday of every month, we celebrate by rocking our favorite college gear! You can wear a shirt/sweater in place of your usual uniform top. Students must still wear uniform bottoms. December 6th!
Reminder that the first Thursday of every month, we celebrate by rocking our favorite college gear! You can wear a shirt/sweater in place of your usual uniform top. Students must still wear uniform bottoms. January 10th!
Pyramid Lake High Jr/Sr High School is cancelled today (Monday 1/7/19). We follow Washoe County closures as many of our students and staff come from the Washoe County and Hungry Valley Areas and we want them all to be safe! We look forward to seeing all you Lakers tomorrow!
Just a reminder we have our home opener girls basketball game today at 5! one dollar entry (free if you do a parent survey) 2 dollar indian tacos, santa, hot chocolate and more!
Winter Festival going on this last week before break! Thursday is Santa and Elf Day! Wear red, green, and white! Home opener girls basketball game tomorrow night at 5! $1 admission, $2 tacos, parent surveys, Santa, hot chocolate and more!
Winter Festival going on this last week before break! Wednesday is Ugly Sweater Day-Break out those ugly sweaters. Don't Forget our home opener girls basketball game Thursday night at 5! $1 admission (free for parents completing surveys1) $2 tacos, Santa, hot chocolate and more!
WinterFest Week! Dress up Day tomorrow is Blizzard White-Out! Wear all white! Last week of school, Finals week! Last opportunity to improve grades this semester!
Girls game today has been cancelled, rescheduled for tomorrow, please share!
Boys basketball practice cancelled today. As of now the girls game at Sierra Sage is still scheduled to take place.
Tomorrow has been declared a National Day of Mourning in recognition of President Bush. Federal Schools including Pyramid Lake High School are closed tomorrow. Girls basketball at Sierra Sage is still on. Middle school game in Schurz is cancelled. High School Boys Practice is on tomorrow.
Parents, Fall Sports Banquet and Parent Teacher Night is tonight, Wednesday, from 5:00-6:30. Dinner will be served. Come celebrate our athletes and meet with the teachers to discuss your students progress!
Parents, Fall Sports Banquet and Parent Teacher Night is tomorrow night, Wednesday, from 5:00-6:30. Dinner will be served. Come celebrate our athletes and meet with the teachers to discuss your students progress!
Urgent: In order to spend more times with loved ones during this holiday season and to give our staff a chance to thoroughly deep clean the school to help stop the spread of cold and flu viruses, we have decided to cancel our half day Wednesday November 21st. Thank you!
We apologize for the late notice, the flu shot clinic scheduled for 1:30 today has been rescheduled for December. More information to come.
Flu shot clinic paperwork is being sent home with student today! The flu shot clinic will be held here at PLHS at 1:30 pm Wednesday November 14th.
Lakers! Boys and girls basketball begins tomorrow! Bring your clothes and shoes!
Laker Fans! We have middle school boys basketball going on all day! Wild West burgers is also at the school serving up delicious food! Come on down and cheer on the Lakers!!
PLHS is doing out Annual Holiday Gift Baskets for families in need. See the info below to see how you can request some assistance this holiday season and/or to see how you can help! Check the Laker News folder for more information.
Laker Families! Don't Forget to set clocks back one hour! We will see all you awesome Lakers tomorrow morning!
Senior Students don't forget FAFSA at 5:30 tonight. Fill out your financial information, enroll in college, complete the Nevada Promise Scholarship and eat some pizza!!
Don’t forget FAFSA night tomorrow October 22nd @ 5:30pm. Seniors will be filling out their FAFSA, promise scholarship, and TMCC application. Bring your tax information!
Middle School Girls Basketball games start at 3! Free Admission! Games at 3, 4, and 5. Wild West Burgers are here too! Come cheer on the Lady Lakers!!
Laker Fans! Home Middle school girls basketball at 3:00, 4:00, and 5:00 today! Come on down and cheer on the Lady Lakers!!
Games tonight are free entry to those wearing pink! It’s a pink out tonight in recognition of breast cancer awareness month! Remember senior recognition is at 4:45 and 6:30 tonight!
Parents, tonight we are celebrating our senior athletes! We will recognize Volleyball seniors at 4:45 and Football seniors will be recognized at 6:30! See all you Laker Fans tonight!
Reminder Lakers tomorrow is dress your best day and picture day! Look sharp for your school pictures and remember to bring your uniforms etc for team and group photos!
Varsity Volleyball going on right now! Free entry come support your Lady Lakers!
Home Laker Volleyball today and Home Volleyball games on Wednesday!
Laker Families, We have a busy week back! Volleyball Tuesday, Thursday and Friday! Football Friday! Picture Day on Thursday, we have new, more affordable photo packages this year so make sure to check them out!
PICTURE DAY IS THURSDAY OCTOBER 11. STUDENTS WILL TAKE SCHOOL PICTURES AND TEAM/CLUB PHOTOS ON THIS DAY. PICTURE PACKETS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE OFFICE. TOMORROWS DRESS UP DAY FOR SENIOR WEEK IS COLOR WAR! CHECK FACEBOOK FOR MORE DETAILS ON SENIOR WEEK!
Welcome back to school tomorrow Lakers! Remember to get to the bus stop early, wear your uniforms, BRING APPROPRIATE SHOES FOR PE, and show up ready to learn!
Our Laker News newsletter and senior week flyer are available in the documents section of the school app. If you would like the newsletter emailed directly to you please send an email to email@example.com and ask to join the mailing list
Just a reminder that Fall Break starts tomorrow! See you lakers on Monday, October 8! Take Pride in yourself, Take Pride in your school, Take Pride in Being a Laker!
Tonight we have volleyball at 5pm and football at 6pm! Homecoming royalty and pageant winners will be recognized at halftime. Hope to see you there!
Tonight is our Annual Pageant at 5pm followed by Open House at 6pm. Tomorrow we have home Volleyball and Football games! Hope to see you there!
Thursday is our Annual Pageant at 5pm followed by Open House at 6pm. Tomorrow is Rock your Mocks!
Thursday is our Annual Pageant at 5pm followed by Open House at 6pm. Tomorrow is Laker Pride Wear Your Laker Colors and Laker Sports Shirts. Cheer Activity at Lunch!
Thursday is our Annual Pageant at 5pm followed by Open House at 6pm. Tomorrow wear your Native Print! Lunch Activity is the Potato Dance.
Homecoming/Native Week!! Monday: Wear your Beadwork Tuesday: Wear Native Print Wednesday: School Colors/Teams shirts Thursday:Rock your mocks with Ribbon Shirts and Skirts
Laker Volleyball starting right now! Come down and cheer on our jv and varsity Lady Lakers!
Lakers! This week: Volleyball changed to Wednesday 9/19. Make sure to turn in your school lunch forms, we need 100% completed. Make sure we are getting lots of sleep and staying healthy. Contact the office if you have a sick student. Have a great week!
Sports Changes this weekend. The Middle School girls basketball team will NOT be going to McDermitt Saturday. The JV Volleyball game time Saturday has changed to 10 am. Football plays Saturday at 1pm in McDermittt. Thank you Laker Fans.
Lakers win 16-6! Awesome start to the season! Thanks to all our Laker fans cheering us on at the game and at home!
Football kicks off at 7 tonight! Fan Appreciation! Free admission, come on down and cheer on your 2018 Lakers!!!
First Volleyball Game of the Season! 4 pm today! See you there!
We are looking for Volunteer Workers to be directly involved with athletics. Benefits of joining our Laker Team include passes to home and away games, Laker merchandise, and the best seat in the house! Please contact Darren Lewis for more info! firstname.lastname@example.org 775-574-1016
National Honor Society is having a fundraiser on Thursday August 30! Wear a hat for $1 and Free Dress Day for $3! Buy a wristband in the morning to support NHS!!!
Tomorrow is college shirt day! Students may wear a shirt or sweatshirt promoting a college!
Laker Families! Did you know every student at Pyramid Lake will receive free breakfast and lunch this year, IF we get 100% of the breakfast and lunch applications turned in. We need one from every family regardless of income! Please get your application in ASAP so we can take advantage of this opportunity!
Laker Families! Let's have another amazing week of school! Remember PE uniforms start tomorrow, if you don't yet have them bring $20 to the office to get yours! Athletes remember to bring any paperwork, clothes or equipment you may need!
There is some final Parking Lot work being completed this morning. The large lot next to the football field is open and available to park in. Thank you for your patience!
Teachers are excited to meet all our fabulous Lakers tomorrow at the BBQ 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Remember to bring Social Security, CIB, and Birth Certificate if we do not already have those on file!
Pyramid Lake Schools provide quality education for all students, emphasizing college and career readiness. Students receive the support and guidance necessary to develop purpose, respect, and cultural values in creating community harmony and positive leadership.
PE Uniforms are required for all students enrolled in a PE and/or weights class at PLHS. The cost is $20 for a set. These are available for purchase with your enrollment packets.
Remember, Maintaining positive student attendance of 90% or more is a requirement to earn credit at PLHS. If you student misses a day, please contact the school ASAP and/or provide a doctor's notes if he or she went to the doctor.