Winter Safety Challenge Winners: Ms. Courtney's Leadership Class New Vision High School getting ready for annual plant sale. Partner reading Crazy hair day 5th Grade drumming New Vision Students Snowshoeing at Mt. Spokane

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Welcome to Post Falls School District #273. 

The Board of Trustees from left to right - Michelle Lippert, Dave Paul, Bonnie Beaulieu, Carol Goodman, and Bridget Eismann.

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PFHS Selects Valedictorians and Salutatorian

Post Falls High School has recently selected the Class of 2018’s Co-Valedictorians and a Salutatorian. 

Brock ZellerCo-Valedictorian:  Brock is the senior class president and has been a member of International Club, Spirit Club, and DECA.  He has participated in both football and baseball the past four years.  Brock has a cumulative grade point average of 4.362.  He hasn’t decided what college he will attend, but plans to study Data Analysis and Quantitative Economics.  Brock is the son of Mick and Kerri Zeller.  Brock would like to thank all of his family and friends for their support over the last thirteen years. 

Kyle Sanchez – Co-Valedictorian:  Kyle has been a member of our International Club, Astronomy Club and DECA.  He is also a member of our soccer program.  Kyle has a cumulative grade point average of 4.346.  He plans on attending Oregon Tech in the fall to study Computer Engineering.  Kyle is the son of Mark and Susan Sanchez.  He credits his mom, dad, coaches Mitch Weller and Gabe Lawson, and all of his friends for his success.

Lydia Lutsenko – Salutatorian:  Outside the classroom Lydia is a very involved student.  Lydia is the captain of the PFHS Dance Team.  She is also a member and founder of the Astronomy Club.  Lydia has a cumulative grade point average of 4.306.  She has many options for college, but hasn’t made a decision yet.  Her academic interests are in Astrophysics and Politics.  Lydia is the daughter of Holly Lutsenko.  Lydia credits her success to her mother for encouraging her and always being supportive.

Kindergarten Registration 2018-19 School Year

May 2, 2018, Click read more for details.

Updated Immunizations Required

The State of Idaho requires that school districts receive record of completed immunizations prior to enrollment.  The required immunizations are as follows:

First Grade - 5 DTaP (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis), 4 IPV (polio), 2 MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), 3 Hepatitis-B, 2 Hepatitis-A, 2 Varicella (chickenpox).

7th Grade - 1 dose of Meningococcal and 1 additional dose of TDaP (tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis)

Please bring a copy of the updated immunization records to the school.  If you intend to exempt your child from these immunizations, the form may be obtained online from Idaho Health & Welfare or from the school. 

Winter Safety Challenge Winners Ms. Courtney's Leadership Class

Congratulations to Ms. Courtney’s Leadership class at Post Falls Middle School!  They are the lucky winners of our annual Winter Safety Challenge.  Ms. Courtney’s students worked together to produce, direct, and choreograph a very entertaining video showing the safe way to walk in winter conditions-like a penguin.  The Leadership class was awarded a $100 Amazon gift card for their hard work and creativity.

Ready! for Kindergarten

Ready! for Kindergarten

Ready! for Kindergarten is a nationally-recognized, quality informational training program FREE for North Idaho residents. The program informs parents and caregivers to prepare children for a happy and successful school experience by focusing on language and literacy.  Click here to register http://www.unitedwayofnorthidaho.org/ready

School Messenger

The Post Falls School District has joined the School Messenger emergency notification system.The system allows the district to communicate via SMS text messages to parents regarding important matters such as a school lockdown, school closure (weather or otherwise) or other issues that affect their students.

MealTime Online

MealTime Online - Post Falls School District School Nutrition Services is proud to announce that MealTime Online is now available in our district.  Parents have the opportunity to set up an account for free to view their student’s meal account balance and transaction history.  Parents may also sign up to be e-mailed automatically when student balances get low.  MealTime Online also provides the convenience of making deposits to student meal accounts using a VISA, MasterCard or Discover card online.

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Winter Weather May Cause School Closures

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On occasion it is necessary for school to be cancelled because of inclement weather. The district will provide up-to-date information regarding potential closures at this site. Other emergency information can be found under Current Emergencies on the district website. In most cases, the decision to keep school open or to close school will be made by 5:30am. The district takes very seriously any safety related issues for students, staff, parents and patrons caused by severe weather. The district Transportation Supervisor assesses the current driving conditions prior to 5:30am and is in contact with the Idaho State Police and officials with the City of Post Falls and the Post Falls Highway District to gather information regarding road conditions. The Superintendent and the Transportation Supervisor will review the available road condition information and will drive various roads to see first hand the current driving conditions. The Superintendent will make the decision whether to conduct school or not. If the decision is to close school, the local media will be contacted immediately. The district provides the information to KXLY, KVNI, KCDA, KISS, KDRK radio and KREM-2, KXLY-4 AND KHQ-6 television stations. The district will also utilize the SchoolMessenger notification system for parents with texting capabilities on their cell phones who have opted in to the SchoolMessenger system.