News and Notes

    Good News!

    DPHS Awarded Career Guidance Award of Excellence!

    OSPI has awarded DPHS the Career Guidance Award of Excellence.  DPHS is one of 29 high schools in Washington to receive this award.

    The Excellence Award is awarded to public schools that demonstrate outstanding high standards for development of school-wide college and career readiness, specifically related to career guidance utilizing Career Guidance WA as part of their comprehensive guidance and counseling program.   This award recognizes all the work and guidance that our staff, Stag Leap team, and counselors provide to our students. DPHS will receive our award during an OSPI webinar on February 17 @ 1pm.  We will proudly hang a banner in the commons so our students can share in the pride we feel about our school.  Great work Stags!

    No School – February 13 & 16th!

    Deer Park Schools will be closed Friday, February 13 and Monday, February 16th for President’s Day!

    Enjoy a 4-day weekend!

    See you back to school Tuesday, February 17th!

    Jazz Band & Steel Drums Dessert Concert!

    Mark your calendars and plan to attend the DPHS Jazz Band & Steel Drums Dessert Concert – Friday, February 13 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the high school commons.  Cost is $12 per person.  Each ticket holder is entitled to one dessert, complimentary coffee and tea.  Come listen to the Jazz Band and Steel Drum kids and take a spin on the dance floor!  There will be a gift basket and silent auction items available for purchase!  Click here to print flyer.  dpbb dessert flyer 2015

    Don’t miss the fun!

    Friday, January 16 – 2Hour Late Start!

    Today, Friday, January 16 – we are on a 2-Hour Late Start Bell Schedule.  Please click here to see bell schedule times for each period.   2 hour late start.

    Also, buses will run 2 hours late – so your child(ren) will be picked up 2 hours later than their normal bus pick up time.

    School starts today, Friday, January 16 at 10:15 a.m.  See you all then!

    Travel Safely!

    Spring Drivers Education Information

    The next Drivers Education Session begins March 2nd.  Sign ups begin February 2 in the Counseling Center. Click here to print Driving school registration information sheet  information sheet.  Contact Monte Pittz for additional information at 998-0350.

    Free FAFSA Clinics!

    DPHS will be offering a free FAFSA Clinic to assist parents in filling out the FREE APPLICATION for FEDERAL STUDENT AID.  If your child plans to attend college next fall you will have to fill out the FAFSA in order for your child to qualify for financial aid.

    The 2015 FAFSA CLINIC for parents will be on Tuesday, January 13 @ 5:30 in the high school library computer lab.  Space is limited to the number of computers, so please RSVP to Catherine Oviatt at 468-3528.

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    QuickLinks

    ~ Check out the Counseling Center

    ~ DPHS Dollars for Scholars

    ~ Stags LEAP Advisory Materials

    ~ Access Senior Information

    ~ Take me to: College Resources

    ~ Read the Weekly Bulletin

    ~ Check out the principal's message

    ~ Check out Yearbook Information

    ~ Skyward: Family & Student Access

    ~ Skyward: Staff Access

    ~ Homeroom: Staff Access

    ~ Looking for directions or contact info?

    ~ Keep track of DPHS alumni

    ~ Read "The STAG Online"

    ~ View athletic camp flyers

    ~ Take me to the athletic schedules

    ~ Staff Email: DPSDmail.org

    ~ Deer Park PLC's: PLC Information

    ~ Stag TV: Link

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