PVHS Back to School Center

PVHS Back to School Center


We are thrilled to get the 2019-20 school year underway!  This is your one-stop shop for all things back to school. Enjoy the rest of your summer and we'll see you soon!

Important Dates:

August 6:         10:00am – 4:00pm Senior Review (Jan-Jun)

August 7:         10:00am – 4:00pm Senior Review (Jul-Dec)

  • Parking Tag pick-up until 3:00pm on both days.
    Seniors please note:  You must see your counselor, have Online Registration (verification of information) submitted through the portal, Career Cruising and (if applicable) Scott Community College Course Application/Registration completed before your parking tag will be issued.

August 12-14:   9:00am – 3:00pm Junior/Sophomore Parking Tag pick-up – Please note: Online Registration (verification of information) submitted through the portal and (if applicable) Scott Community College Course Application/Registration must be complete before your parking tag will be issued.

  • Please note: Parking tags will not be handed out between August 15th-22nd.  You may pick up your parking tag on August 23rd beginning at noon.

August 19:     Classroom assignments posted on Infinite Campus Portal.  
                        Don’t have a Portal account? Contact Susan Parks at 563-332-5550

August 21:       7:00pm PVHS Open House – parents will follow a short 8 minute bell schedule

Open House Schedule


Period 1   7:00 p.m. - 7:08 p.m.

Period 2   7:12 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.

Period 3   7:24 p.m. - 7:32 p.m.

Period 4   7:36 p.m. - 7:44 p.m.

Period 5   7:48 p.m. - 7:56 p.m.

Period 6   8:00 p.m. - 8:08 p.m.

Period 7   8:12 p.m. - 8:20 p.m.

Period 8   8:24 p.m. - 8:32 p.m.

August 23:      8:10am First Day of School (Early Dismissal 10-12 Grade 12:05pm)
                        Busses run at 3:30pm

August 26 & 27:  PVHS ID Pictures during wellness class

September 2     No School, Labor Day - Run with Carl

September 4:    12:05pm Early Dismissal

PVHS Open House

On Wednesday, August 21, 2019, the faculty, staff and PTA of Pleasant Valley Community High School will hold an open house.  The format will allow you to follow your son’s/daughter’s schedule in an abbreviated fashion. The Open House provides the opportunity for parents and teachers to meet, and for you to gain information about performance expectations and curriculum content in each class.  Click here to read the full letter with all details about the PVHS Open House.

Need a sports physical? Click here for the form.

School Pictures, August 26 & 27.  Click here for the forms you need to order pictures for the fall of 2019!

Meningococcal Meningitis Vaccine Information:

Students entering grade 12 must have 2 doses if born after September 15, 1999; or 1 dose if received at 16 years of age or older. There will be no grace period allowed, if your child does not meet the state requirements they will not be allowed to start school on August 23. If your student has a medical exemption; a new medical exemption to include the Meningococcal vaccine is required. YOU MUST PROVIDE THIS INFORMATION TO YOUR CHILD’S SCHOOL AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!

Parking Procedures:

Parking lots have been re-titled and will have color coded tags.  Please click here to see map.  

Food Service:

Want to know what’s for lunch today?  Click here for breakfast and lunch menus - You can also download an app to keep track of it all on your phone.  Plus, the site lets you look at the nutritional values of every item on our healthy menus, which makes it easy to feel good about what PVCSD is serving your kids!

School Meal Prices:

  • Elementary Breakfast $1.65

  • Junior High & High School Breakfast $1.80

  • Elementary Lunch $2.45

  • Junior High Lunch $2.55

  • High School Lunch $2.85-$3.10

You may make a deposit into your student's lunch account at any time by sending cash or check to their building.  You can also add money via credit card to your student’s food service account online through RevTrak by clicking here.   Communications for low food service balances will be sent to the parent/guardian email address(es) that the school has on file. Click here for a reminder about our meal charge policy, including how much students can charge and when you'll be alerted for having a negative balance.

Free and Reduced Application:  Please see the below instructions on beginning your student’s 2019-2020 Free and Reduced Application.

  • To begin your Online free and reduced application, please log into your Parent Portal Account here.  (If you do not have an account please call our Administration Center at 563-332-5550.)

    • Please note that Free and Reduced application must be accessed from the Portal website link above; it is not available through the Portal Mobile App.

  • Once logged in, click the link for “Applications/Forms” on the left

  • Select “Click to start meal benefit application”

After your application has been processed you will receive notification in your parent portal inbox.

If you are unable to complete the online application please click here

If you have questions about our Food Service Program, please contact Food Service Director, Andrea Mahler, at 563-332-5550 or mahlerandrea@pleasval.org

Strive for Less Than Five:

The Pleasant Valley Community School District is teaming up with school districts across the Quad Cities and the United Way to increase attendance by participating in the Strive for Less Than Five Challenge!  We encourage you to watch this short video about the mission and the importance of having students at school every day.  We’re hoping you’ll help us keep student attendance high as we head back into the school year!

Don’t Miss a Thing!

In an emergency, PV will send you notices via text and phone calls.  Information you give us during registration automatically signs you up for emergency phone calls.  But, if you want texts too, you need to sign up. Click here to manage your preferences. Sign in and click on the Contacts Tab.  Your name will pop up, then click edit and make sure your information is correct!  (can’t remember your sign in? Click “forgot password” on the home page.  If you have any questions, contact our Communications Director at thomsenhannah@pleasval.org)

Pleasant Valley schools send out an email every week with important dates, events, and community opportunities.  It’s called the #SpartanNation and it’s unique to every school. Make sure you check your in-boxes every Friday afternoon, so you don’t miss a thing!

To assure that your email provider will not block email communications, please add this email address to your safe senders list: enews@pleasval.org. Pleasant Valley will not give email lists to anyone outside of the district. If you do not have access to email, information is available in the school office.

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Run with Carl

Support the Pleasant Valley Educational Foundation and Run with Carl on Labor Day, September 3, 2018!  The 5k, 5 mile and kids run takes place at the Life Fitness Center.  The races start at 7:30am and every dollar raised from registration fees goes directly to the PVEF and the Bettendorf Community Schools Foundation.  The PVEF provides scholarships for seniors, awarding 90 scholarships in 2018.  Register NOW at www.runwithcarl.com.