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Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School

Douglas County School District - Nevada

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    Annual Title I Meeting

    Our annual Title I Meeting (virtually) will be available on three dates:

    1. Tuesday, Nov 10, 1:00pm

    2. Wednesday, Nov 18, 6:00pm

    3. Tuesday, Nov 24, 7:30am


    These meetings are to inform parents of:

    > Our school's participation in Title I, Part A program

    > Explain the Title I, Part A requirements

    > Review the parent involvement policy

    > The right of parents to be involved in these programs


    The Title I Information (PDF) document can be viewed here.

    re-opening updates

    Daily Screening

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

    Reopening Plans

    Please read this important information regarding reopening plans.

    Bus Routes

    AM Bus Routes

    Click here to see your AM bus route information:

    20-21 pwlms bus routes for PWL (PDF) 

    You can find more information on bus routes on the district website under the transportation tab.


    DART BUS

    The DART bus will only be able to transport 5 students after school.


    COMMUNITY CENTER

    Transportation  can now transport students to the Community Center, as long as there is room on the bus. Please provide them with a pass from the office, so that we know who is on the bus; ROUTE 27.


    ACTIVITY BUS

    The Activity Bus takes students to DHS.  Need prior approval to ride the activity bus at this time; ROUTE 13.

    Cohorts

    To Find Your Cohort

    IC PARENT PORTAL AND COHORT INFORMATION

    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

    Community.....

    PWL on Facebook

    Join us on Facebook!  Click on the button below to see what's happening.

    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
    Pau-Wa-Lu Celebrates 25 Years!
    educating 6th - 8th Grade

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

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

    VIP Week is coming

    Vip Bracelets on Sale now

    Students can buy a VIP wristband starting Thursday, 11/5, through Friday, 11/13.  This will allow them to participate in the activities below during the week of 11/17 - 11/20.VIP Week

    join the pwl virtual talent show 

    Virtual Talent Show

    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.

    Fall Sports opportunities

    Week of:  Nov 23-27

    MONDAY,11/23 - Cohort 1

    • Regular, 1-6

    TUESDAY, 11/24 - Cohort 2

    • Regular, 1-6

    WEDNESDAY, 11/25

    • NO SCHOOL

    THURSDAY, 11/26

    • NO SCHOOL

    FRIDAY, 11/27

    • NO SCHOOL

    MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30th, COHORT 1 WILL BE AT PWL

    PWL News....

    Holiday Nov 25-27 Posted 8/21/20
    Early Out Dec 7 Posted 8/21/20

    Cohort Distance Learning Information

    VIDEO on Infinite Campus Attendance

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

    HoW to Virtually Login
    Virtual Login

    Welcome to 

    PAU-WA-LU MIDDLE SCHOOL

    We educate students from 6th-8th Grade

    Make up Picture Day

    Make up picture day will be December 3 & 4th from         8-11am.  

    More information will be provided as we receive it.

    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, 

    Mindfulness 

    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. 

    BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

    Shawna Pisciotti, LSW,   CSW-Intern 

    IF THIS IS AN EMERGENCY OR CRISIS PLEASE DIAL 911 OR THE FOLLOWING HOTLINES:

    SUICIDE HOTLINE                  1-800-273-8255

    DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE 1-800-799-7233

    SAFE VOICE 833-216-7233

    MOBILE CRISIS 775-688-1670

    attendance


    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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