Welcome to Port Angeles School District

All Port Angeles School District students will graduate prepared for life-long learning.

The Port Angeles School District creates learning communities that prepare each student to live, work, and learn successfully in a changing world.

Every student can learn. Every person has worth. School safety matters.

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Collective Bargaining Agreement Updates

Salary Comparative with Neighboring Districts

Bargaining Handshake

The Port Angeles School District (PASD) has received several inquiries regarding para educator compensation as compared to other districts on the Olympic Peninsula.  The information below presents the compensation of these districts and includes the 3.5% offer that PASD has presented to PAPEA.

PASD para educators are compensated in the following manner:

-183-day annual contract

-Paid for 11 holidays

-Receive additional compensation in the form of a cash pay-out for 12 to 22 paid vacation days, depending on years of service.  (Note:  The only other districts that offer paid vacation days are Port Townsend and Forks.)

-PASD para educators working four hours a day or more receive medical and retirement benefits.

The chart below represents total compensation for para educators in neighboring districts.  Total compensation includes hourly wage + vacation (when applicable) + 3.5% salary increase the PASD has offered.

Click on the chart below to see a more detailed view -


For updates on collective bargaining, please consult the District’s website at www.portangelesschools.org. Do you have questions? Please contact us at info@portangelesschools.org .

For previous press releases, please visit our Collective Bargaining page.

Parent Survey

PASD LogoParent input is valued at our schools. Please take a few minutes to complete our survey and let us know your thoughts. This survey is completely anonymous, and all questions are optional.

Port Angeles School District Parent Survey - Google Forms

Free and Reduced Price Meals

All students who qualified for free/reduced price lunches last school year must reapply again this year. Please visit the link below to read more and download a copy of the Free and Reduced Meal application. 

Port Angeles School District Food Services, Free and Reduced Meals Information

If you have additional questions, please call 360.565.3751.

Recent News

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Stevens Middle School Science Field Trip
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Highly Capable Student Identification
It is time to begin this school year's process for identifying students who may qualify for highly capable services and benefit from specialized instruction.
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October PASD Budget Update Report
.Watch a video of Superintendent Marty Brewer giving an October 2018 budget update for PASD.
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Planting Trees at School Sites
A local community member made a project of planting a tree at each elementary school site.
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PAHS Annual Food Drive Results
PAHS Annual Food Drive Results
Port Angeles High School students participated in an annual drive during the month of September to collect non-perishable food items for the local Food Bank.
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Roosevelt Named 2018 School of Distinction
Roosevelt Elementary, for the second year in a row, has been named a School of Distinction by the Center for Educational Effectiveness (CEE).
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PAHS Production of Little Shop of Horrors
The Port Angeles High School Drama Club, under the direction of Kelly Lovall, is now rehearsing their fall musical production, Little Shop of Horrors.
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Supt. Brewer, Karen Doran, Principal Olsen
Roosevelt Teacher Finalist for State Honor
Earlier this year, PASD teacher Karen Doran was chosen 2019 Olympic ESD #114 Regional Teacher of the Year Finalist. Doran, who teaches grades five and six in the Ridge Highly Capable Program at Roosevelt Elementary, took part in OSPI’s Washington State Teacher of the Year event.
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