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Chosen Pen? What's Next...

The event dates for items on this page marked with "<tba>"
are still being determined and will be added to the page as soon
as they are available
Please check back often to get our latest information
  • Scheduling for Current PVPUSD 8th Graders
  1. Counselors will visit the PVPUSD middle schools on March 21 (DLA), March 22 (RIS), March 23 (MIS), and March 24 (PVIS) to give the 8th graders an overview of high school life and discuss how to select their classes for the fall.
  2. Students will then work with their parents at home to complete the 9th Grade Course Selection Form, Time Management Worksheet and Request for Placement Form (if required).
  3. Counselors will then return to the middle schools on April 11 (DLA), April 12 (RIS), April 13 (MIS), and April 14 (PVIS) to meet with each 8th grade student and review their course selections.
All forms and further course selection instructions can be found HERE on our school website.
  • Parent Orientation
Our counselors will hold a group meeting on campus for parents of incoming freshmen on Wednesday evening, March 16, 2022 at 5:30pm. We will go over campus climate, selecting a balanced 9th grade class load, Counseling Office services, and more. We are excited to get the chance to meet you.
The PowerPoint slides shared at this orientation are here:
  • ELD - English Language Development
PVPHS offers a designated support class to all students designated as English Learners. If your student is designated as an English Learner (EL), please click this link to find out more about our ELD program.
  • Scheduling for Private School Students
Scheduling for incoming students from private schools and out of district schools is set for April 5 & 7, 2022 on campus. These students must have already completed the enrollment process with our registrar Deirdre Heimer (more information on enrolling can be found HERE).
  • Registration
All Peninsula students must go through Registration at the start of the school year. During Registration, students will come to the gym to turn in several required forms and get their id cards. More information about Registration Day will be mailed home in July.
Registration Day is scheduled for <TBA>, with Late Registration on the first day of school.
  • Orientation
All  Freshmen and incoming transfer students are invited to Orientation - a fun filled morning providing new students with important information about our campus. This event is run by our Link Crew leadership group. Orientation is currently scheduled for <tba>.
  • First Day of School
The first day of school is Wednesday, August 24, 2022. It will be a minimum day schedule.
Incoming Freshmen - if you are interested in participating in a sport or our cheer or song teams, please visit our Upcoming Tryouts webpage for tryout information. There are also individual webpages for each sport HERE.
Dance Team tryout information will be posted HERE
Drama audition information will be posted HERE