Resources for Parents

Information

VIDEO LIBRARY - Learn more about our District's programs by watching these short videos

 Accurate Grading Student-Centered Learning Dual Enrollment

Career Technical Education (CTE) Confluence High Schools (Alt. Education)

CAASPP Testing Opt-out

Click to review a letter to parents regarding all of our state testing, with more details below. This letter also includes information spelling out opt-out requirements, governed by administrative regulation approved by the PUHSD Board of Trustees.

CA College Guidance Initiative 

Placer Union participates in the CA College Guidance Initiative to help our students explore and plan options beyond their high school diploma (parent letter regarding CCGI partnership).

Course Catalog

Explore the courses available at your child's campus by viewing the PUHSD course catalog.


Distance Learning

Find tech support details for distance learning HERE.


Dual Enrollment Information 

Family Notices

While families review and acknowledge most of these notices through the Parent Portal, we also post all required notifications on our Family Notices webpage. Go there.

Healthy Kids Survey Preview

Take a look at questions from the California Healthy Kids Survey, which are administered each fall to 9th and 11th graders. Preview & En Espanol !

Parent Handbook

Here's your parent handbook for the school year. (en Espanol)

Pest Management

Review the plan under Integrated Pest Management explaining our District's approach to keeping our campuses free from unwelcome animal guests. For more perspective, watch a video trailer provided by the State of California.

School Closures

When urgent, emergency notifications are sent via ParentSquare through alerts phoned to all households. Closures and weather conditions may be announced on these stations: 

School Report Cards

Review the School Accountability Report Cards (SARC), updated annually and submitted to the California Department of Education.

Visiting Campuses

Please check in with our friendly office staff whenever you pay a visit to any of our campuses. All visitors and staff must wear an identifying badge when present during instruction hours.  Please go to the office to obtain the badge and they can assist with any direction you may need to find your way around. (Campus Visitors AR 1250). 

Services

CareSolace.com

For simple, fast and safe drug or mental health help visit www.caresolace.com/placerfamilies.

Let's Get Lunch

For Menus, Free & Reduced Meal Application and more visit the PUHSD Nutrition Services webpage. Go there. (Free & Reduced Meals BP 3553 & AR 3553.) 

Driver Education

If you have any questions about this program, you may email them to Charis Grey at cgrey@puhsd.k12.ca.us.

Enrolling

Enroll in a PUHSD School

Aeries Internet Registration (AIR) is for students who haven't attended a PUHSD school. To access AIR, we have kiosk computers available in each school office or you can access via https://puhsd.aeries.net/enrollment/.  If you have questions about enrollment or residency requirements, please call or visit your local school office. We hope to welcome you and your child to Placer Union very soon! 

Open Enrollment within PUHSD

OPEN ENROLLMENT/INTRA-DISTRICT CLOSED FOR THE 24-25 SCHOOL YEAR

Only students where a hardship exists will be considered for an Intra-district Open Enrollment transfer. Hardship applications will be considered between January 8, 2024 and January 31, 2024.  

For information on open enrollment within our District, contact us at 530-886-4454 or transfers@puhsd.k12.ca.us

Transferring with Other Districts 

The Student Transfer application should be completed as early in the year as possible. If you wish to transfer into our district, you must first complete a transfer form from your current district of residence and also provide your student's most recent grades, attendance, and discipline notes, if any, upon receipt of the application being sent to our district office.  If you wish to transfer out of our district to attend a school in another district, please fill out the form belowTo make the process more efficient, please email the request to transfers@puhsd.k12.ca.us.  For information, contact the District Office at 530.886.4454


Technology

Aeries Portal

First-time users, check your email after August 1 for information about activating your portal account. If you're having difficulty, contact your school directly or email Linda Martin at lmartin@puhsd.k12.ca.us.

Updating your Information

Log in to the Aeries portal to update your child's information and review all annual notices. Once complete, your child's schedule will be viewable on the portal or handed out at your school's launch event. 

Protect a Chromebook

Plan to enroll in our Chromebook Protection Plan after August 1. The cost is $30 for a single year or $100 for all years, payable at your school office or web store. See the details and deadlines by clicking here: Chromebook Protection Plan (CPP). If you have questions, contact us at 530.886.4440. 

Web Content Filter

Parents interested in receiving an email each Wednesday with a digest of their child's browsing history can sign up here

Click on the image to the right to activate the links embedded in the pdf.