School Status and Family Resources

dist_logo_button The Port Angeles School District is committed to maximizing in-person learning, supporting academic recovery and acceleration. Our focuses are the well-being, health, and safety of our school community. Some health and safety protocols will remain this school year, others will go away, and we will implement new mitigation strategies.  Please click the green button to learn more!

School Hours

8:15 A.M. – 3:05 P.M.
Wednesday Only
9:15 A.M. – 3:05 P.M.

Key Strategies for Health and Safety When Returning to School

sick Feeling ill? Stay home. Click here for the return to school flow chart.

spray Enhanced cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitizing of schools will be conducted. Click here to learn more!

maskAs of March 12, 2022, masking is optional for all staff, students, and visitors on all campuses and buses. Masks may be required universally during clusters or outbreaks in classrooms or groups. Find out more about masking and other COVID-19 regulations here: doh.wa.gov/masks

hand washing Regular handwashing and sanitizing will be required throughout the day. Hand sanitizer is available throughout all school buildings.

District News Feed

Welcome to Port Angeles High School

New PAHS Principal:
Tanner Zahrt

Port Angeles High School will be a personalized, rigorous, student-centered learning community that respects our democratic heritage and values diversity in order to create a better world.

To prepare students for a lifetime of learning by creating a foundation for personal success.

All students can learn. Learning is a life-long endeavor.  Teachers facilitate learning by creating conditions for rigor, relevance, relationships and responsibilities.

The Rider Way:
Respect, Integrity, Determination, Engagement, and Responsibility.

Learn more about Our School

Recent News

2022 High School Registration - Rider Days
2022 High School Registration - Rider Days
Calling all Roughriders! We look forward to seeing you during Rider Days for registration and getting you ready for back to school! Students - plan on attending registration according to your class and stop by anytime between 7:30am to 2:00pm. It should take about an hour to check it all out. If you haven't yet enrolled at PAHS, swing by the main office Monday-Friday from 7:30am - 2:00pm. We can't wait to welcome you back!
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Freshman Success Program
Freshman Success Program
Are you a freshman, or do you have a freshman who would benefit from additional support during your transition to high school? Check out this great opportunity at Port Angeles High School! Topics to be explored include Team Building, Time Management, Study Skills, Graduation Requirements, 9th Grade Class Schedule Community Service, Social and Emotional Learning, School Culture, Field Trips, Conflict Resolution, Social Skills, and Navigating the PAHS Campus. This program runs from Monday, August 1 – Thursday, August 11 (no class on Friday, August 5). 9:00 am to 2:00 pm PAHS Library. - Mid-morning snack and lunch provided. - City Bus Pass is available. - Please let us know if transportation is needed. Contact the PAHS main office to register: #360.565.1518
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Class of 2022 Senior Checklist
Class of 2022 Senior Checklist
We are in the home stretch! Here is your end-of-year checklist, let's finish strong. Class of 2022 Senior Checklist: -PASS ALL CLASSES.
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Science Club attends Neil Tyson's lecture
Science Club attends Neil Tyson's lecture
Science Club attends Neil deGrasse Tyson's lecture at the Paramount Theater on May 17 After a two-year hiatus, Science Club is back! Thanks to support from the Port Angeles Education Foundation and the Americorps program, 22 PAHS students and one alumnus attended Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson's lecture "Cosmic Perspectives" at the Paramount Theater in Seattle on May 17. Dr. Tyson seemed to have thoroughly enjoyed himself as he talked for more than 2 hours about our place in the cosmos.
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