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Pinon Hills Elementary School

Douglas County School District - Nevada

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    welcome to piÑon Hills elementary school!


    Hours: 8:50 AM-3:14PM

    Early Release Hours: 8:50 AM-1:40 PM

     Below is some important information for families regarding  the school year.

    • Face masks that cover the mouth and nose are required for all students and staff.  There will be no exceptions unless a doctors note is provided. 
    • 3 ft. distance is required student to student, and student to teacher, and  6 ft. distance is required adult to adult.
    • No volunteers at this time
    • Please send your student with a water bottle daily.
    • Also, please check your student's temperature in the morning.  If they have a fever, you must keep them home.   

    Morning Arrival

    • Campus opens at 8:40 am
    • Students will enter the building through the MPR and either go to class or breakfast.
    • Parents will stay in their vehicles with the exception of Kindergarten parents with masks and social distancing.

    Afternoon Dismissal

    • School dismisses at 3:14 pm
    • 3rd, 4th and 5th grade will be picked up in the bus loop after bus departure
    • Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade will be picked up in the East parking lot.  Parents will wait there.
    • Parents will stay in their vehicles with the exception of Kindergarten and 1st grade parents with masks and social distancing if they desire.



    The Piñon Hills Elementary School students, parents, staff, and community encourage the use of active minds and bodies in striving for excellence in academics and citizenship.


    Congratulations to our amazing,

    Mrs. B, who was selected as the  2019-2020 DCSD Distinguished Counselor of the year!  

    Congratulations to Camden Schembre for being our

    2020-21 Peechee winner!

    2020 Peechee Winner

    PHES is a National Blue Ribbon School

    National Blue Ribbon School

    To report an absence please email: OR

    Please Include:

    • Student's full name
    • Date of absence
    • Reason for absence