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Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School

Douglas County School District - Nevada

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    re-opening updates

    Daily Screening

    PARENTS:  Please review the attached documents prior to sending your children to school.

    PWL News


    To Find Your Cohort


    Parents can click on the schedule tab in their IC Portal account and it will display Virtual or nothing if they are at home that day. 

    Check out the Today screen to see if your student is physical or virtual today.  A Virtual tag displays at the top of the schedule on days the student is attending virtually.  

    There is a rotation calendar that you can view as well.  To check another day, go to the calendar screen, click Schedule and click a day in the calendar to see if your student is attending in school or virtually that day.

    Click the link below to see a calendar of your Cohort... make sure to go down to the purple bar that says COHORT ROTATION CALENDAR.

    Cohort Calendar


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    Safe Voice

    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.

    Welcome to Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School
    Pau-Wa-Lu Celebrates 25 Years!
    educating 6th - 8th Grade

    Regular School Hours are 7:40am - 2:11pm   

    • 6th Lunch: 10:41 -11:11  7/8th Lunch:  11:41 - 12:11

    Early Out School Hours are 7:40am - 12:41pm

    • 6th Lunch: 10:41 -11:11  7/8th Lunch:  11:26 - 11:56

    Office Hours are 7:00am - 3:30pm

    Registering Students is by appointment only.

    Students Returning Full Time

    Welcome Back!

    We are so excited to be able to have all of our PWL students return every day for in-person learning!

    • 6th graders will return to full in-person learning starting this upcoming Monday, March 1st.
    1. 7th and 8th graders will return to full in-person learning starting the following week, Monday, March 8th. 🤗

    Cross Country is Here!

    Cross Country Meeting

    All students interested in running Cross Country should report to Ms. Campbell-Parr's room at 2:15, on Monday, March 1 or Tuesday, March 2.  6th graders can come to either meeting day.

    The team will start running on Wednesday, March 3rd!

    Be sure to have all of your information current in Register My Athlete.

    Class Registration for 21-22 ...... coming soon!

    Student Registration
    Student Registration
    Course Catalogs

    Course Catalogs will be posted on the website soon!  

    Free Lunch Daily for the        20-21 Schoolyear

    Free Meals

    Meals for Distance Learning

    Lunch Sign up for Distance Learning

    Click HERE to sign up for lunch for the days you will be home. You will pick this meal up on the day you are at school.  MEALS WILL BE FREE FOR ALL STUDENTS THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE SCHOOL YEAR.

    Week of:  Feb 22-26


    MONDAY, 2/22- Cohort 1

    • Regular Day, 1-6

    TUESDAY, 2/23 - Cohort 2

    • Regular Day, 1-6

    WEDNESDAY, 2/24 - Cohort 1

    • Regular Day, 1-6

    THURSDAY, 2/25 - Cohort 2

    • Regular Day, 1-6

    FRIDAY, 2/26 - Cohort 1

    • Regular Day, 1-6

    Cohort Distance Learning Information

    VIDEO on Infinite Campus Attendance

    VIDEO - Checking in for Attendance on Virtual Learning Days with Infinite Campus. 

    Early Out Check in Schedule

    Students who are virtual on an Early Out day will follow the Early Out schedule for classroom check-in/attendance

    HoW to Virtually Login
    Virtual Login

    Welcome to 


    We educate students from 6th-8th Grade

    School Social Worker

    Support is available for you and your families. You can make a free appointment with the mental health professional/ social worker if you are searching for:

    Referrals for basic needs/community mental health support,

    Coping skills/ritual,

    Family conflict resolution, 

    Mental health support, 


    Appointments must be made with at least 24 hours advance notice. Once you book your appointment, the mental health professional will contact you with a link to google meet or a phone number, and confirm your appointment. 


    Shawna Pisciotti, LSW,   CSW-Intern 


    SUICIDE HOTLINE                  1-800-273-8255


    SAFE VOICE 833-216-7233

    MOBILE CRISIS 775-688-1670


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

    1. Call the school at            775-265-6100

    2. Email Mrs. Walter at kwalter@dcsd.k12.nv. us

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

    See our Attendance Policy

    Picking up a Student

    Please note when picking up a student from school:

    • we will ask you for ID
    • you must be listed as a contact in Infinite Campus or we will not release the student to you

    You can change your contacts by either contacting the office or through your Infinite Campus parent portal.

    This is for the safety of your student ~ thank you.

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