News and Notes

    The Office is on Summer Break!


    The Main Office and Counseling Center at Deer Park High School are closed for the summer June 25.  We know this can be a busy time for students pursuing college.  Sherry Rollins, Registrar will return to the office, Wednesday, August 13.  Transcript requests can be faxed to Sherry at (509)468-3530 or you may leave her a detailed message (follow prompts below) at (509) 468-3522.  Upon Sherry’s return Wednesday, August 13 she will prepare and mail out transcript requests received over the summer months.


    Senior Information – Class of 2015

    New this year!

    Instead of holding a Senior Information Night … Seniors and parents who want to know more about college preparation and scholarship opportunities … please contact Mrs. Oviatt to set up a time to meet individually throughout the school year.  Mrs. Oviatt can be contacted at 468-3528.

    Check this out!!!


    The end-of-year Math Exam has been changed from June 4 to Monday, June 9th! And, the Underclassmen Finals will be Friday, June 6 – Periods 1, 3 and 5 (Regular Full Day of School and Tuesday, June 10 – Periods 2, 4 and 6 (Regular Full Day of School).

    Here’s how the end-of-year schedule will look for underclassmen …

    Regular Day of School – Monday,  Tuesday & Wednesday (June 2, 3 & 4)

    Thursday, June 5 – Ice Cream Social / Annual Distribution Day (Different Bell Schedule – Activity Begins at 2:15 p.m.)

    Friday, June 6 – Underclassmen Finals – Periods 1, 3 and 5 (Students attend full day of school – finals only in these classes)

    Monday, June 9 – Math End-of-Year (EOC) Exam – Math Testing Time: 8:15 – 10:42 a.m. – Period 1 starts 10:47 a.m. Students not taking the Math EOC on Monday, June 9, who have their own transportation can arrive for period 1 at 10:47 a.m.  All non-testers who arrive at 8:15 a.m. will report to the commons.

    Tuesday, June 10 – Underclassmen Finals – Periods 2, 4 and 6 (Students attend full day of school – finals in these classes only and last 15 minutes of school day will be locker clean out).





    Congrats & Way to Go!!!

    Amazing! That’s our DPHS Band!!!

    Big congratulations to DPHS Band!
    The Deer Park High School Band combined with Riverside High School Band earned a Gold Medal Standard for the 2nd year in a row at this year’s Lilac Torchlight Parade!  Way to go, Stags!!!
    And, Mr. Belote … Big thanks for all you do to make our DPHS band program such a huge success!!!  And, of course, thanks to all the DPHS band parents!  You’re all amazing!!!!
    DPHS & the DPMS 8th Grade Band participated in a workshop from a visiting guest composer on Monday, May 19! Darryl Johnson is an acclaimed band composer from California and he traveled to work with our bands as they prepared one of his pieces that is still unpublished. They will be one of the first groups to perform it at their concert on Tuesday, May 27 at DPHS Auditorium! Come check it out! 
    Good things going on with our band kids at DPHS!


    DPHS Students at “Business After School” Event

    On Wednesday April 16th, 10 students from DPHS participated in Greater Spokane Incorporated’s “Business After School” event at St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Hospital in Spokane.  The site visit was one of a series of health care seminars organized by GSI at local Spokane health clinics, rehabilitation facilities and emergency medical clinics.  Anatomy & Physiology teacher Dan Melin organized the field trip.  Click here to read more … (more)

    CHOICE Student Paperwork for 2014-15

    We’re Looking for Your Paperwork in the Mail!
    2014-15 Choice Paperwork has been sent to parents with children who are currently enrolled in Deer Park High School and live outside the Deer Park School District and plan to return this fall!
    Why get that paperwork turned in quickly …
    1.  Any student residing outside Deer Park School District must have current Choice Paperwork approved by their residing school district and accepted by DPSD before attending any classes. (This is done every school year)
    2.  We are currently scheduling for next year.  Classes are beginning to fill up!  To ensure your child gets the schedule they want, be sure to get your Choice paperwork turned in.
    Questions regarding choice paperwork, contact Cindy Savage, 464-5512


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