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Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School

Douglas County School District - Nevada

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    In partnership with the Nevada Department of Public Safety, the SafeVoice program provides students a safe place to submit tips concerning their own safety or that of others. A fully trained professional team of experts responds in an appropriate manner 24/7/365. Tips always stay anonymous.



    BoxTops for Education

    Yes - schools still collect these valuable items.  They are 10 cents for each box top! 

    There is an exciting new way to collect these instead of clipping them - you can download an app to scan your receipt and add to your schools earnings online! 

    For more information see or click the button below.


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    We educate students from 6th-8th Grade

    pau-wa-lu celebrates 25 years


    SCHOOL HOURS:  7:45 - 2:06

    Lunch 6th & 7th  10:38 - 11:08

    Lunch 8th  12:07 - 12:37

    LATE START:  9:10 - 2:06

    Lunch 6th & 7th: 11:24 - 11:54

    Lunch 8th:  12:30 - 1:00

    TUTORING:  2:10 - 2:50

    Tuesdays & Thursdays 


    8th Grade Student Information

    DHS Course Showcase

    This is to let you know that the DHS Course Elective Showcase takes place next Wednesday, January 22nd! Many teachers will be on campus to share about electives and AP courses offered at DHS.

    Please consider attending the elective showcase night with your 8th grade student.

    Counselor Presentations start at 5:30 and classrooms will be open from 6:15 - 7:00 Wednesday night. 

    8th Grade Transition Meetings

    Transition meetings continue at PWL this week.  If you do not have a scheduled appointment for your student's 8th grade transition meeting please contact the school at 775-265-6100 to make an appointment.  This is a requirement for all 8th grade students.

    spelling bee....

    January 22, 2020

    7th grader Sebastian Sloane will be representing Douglas County    in the Nevada State Spelling Bee in Las Vegas!

    6th grader Zach Jackson came in 2nd overall.

    And the 8th graders did a great job!

    We've got some awesome kids ~ PWLMS Staff

    carson valley little league

    go panthers!!
    go panthers


    There are 2 ways to report your child's absence:

    1. Call the school at            775-265-6100
    2. Email Mrs. Walter at

    Parents/guardians have three (3) days to report an absence before it turns into  a truancy. 

    See our Attendance Policy below.


    bell schedule