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PTSA. Membership
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the office. Meetings are
held the first Tuesday
of each month, 
5:30pm in room L-1.

Anytime is a great time to join
PVHS Sports Boosters! They
meet the second Monday of each
month at 6:00pm in the library.

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Important Dates

Spring break is March 19 - March 25th with school resuming on March 26th.  There is also no school on March 30th and April 2nd.
Attention AP students: AP exams are in May, but the deadline to register is Tuesday, March 27th.  Exams are $94 each or $15 each for fee-waiver eligible students.  Registration and fee waiver information is available in the Counseling Office.  See Mrs. Holen in Student Services if you have questions.

PVHS Above and Beyond

Parents, students and staff are invited to nominate any staff person they feel is going ABOVE & BEYOND to make PVHS a better place. Click HERE for a nomination form or email Lisa Billingsley (lbilling@chicousd.org). The nominated individuals will be presented with a certificate and gift card.  

PVHS Weather

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Dragons visit Pleasant Valley!

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Mrs. Rickmer's Art Students created these dragons for the Diversity Rally
on March 9th.


Winners of the Butte County Office Of Ed Art Show/FCCLA Wins at the Region 2 Leadership Competition/SKILLS USA Video/Film & Welding Competition results!

Congratulations to the following winners for placing at the Butte County Office of Ed Art show.  Brad Smith won 2nd place in the Digital Media category, Irene Martinez won 3rd place in the Paint or Pastel category and Madison Flowers won 4th place int he Digital Photography category.  These students artwork can be viewed at the new county court house on Concord Ave. off 20th St. through the end of March.

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Pleasant Valley hosted 8 Northern CA schools with over 20 student events on Saturday, January 27, 2017.  Taylor Le from Pleasant Valley High School and the other regional officers planned and conducted the meeting.  Exciting results are below regarding the Pleasant Valley High School Chapter members.  FCCLA is a 100 year old Career and Technical student organization that stands for Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America.  It is a critical leadership component of Family and Consumer Science programs. 

Jesika Kendall was elected as the 2018-2019 Region 2 President

Bryce Smith was elected the 2018-2019 Region 2 Treasurer

Isabella Vallejo was elected as the Regional Secretary

Sienna Sasseli won 1st place in “Teach and Train”

Christina Newquist won 1st place in “Job Interview”

Haleigh Ripley won 1st place in “Life Event Planning”

Isabelle Vallejo won 1st place in “Child Development”

Jesika Kendall and Bryce Smith won 2nd in “Gourmet Culinary Art”

Jessica Crum won 1st place and BEST OF SHOW in “Wedding Cakes- Culinary Display”

Mark Kolonay won 1st in “Tortes- Culinary Display”

Shivani Torres-Lal won 1st place in “Fashion Construction”

Mylynn Phan won 2nd place in “Fashion Construction”

Special thanks to Kyle Robers, Brandon Yang, Savannah  and Larry Hernandez, the iHOST catering crew that catered breakfast and lunch for all participants, event judges and FCCLA personnel. 

Susan Sullins, Laura Dietle, and Priscilla Burns, FCCLA advisors from Pleasant Valley are thrilled at the quality, character and leadership development we are seeing from the students.  A big shout out to the amazing judges that assisted throughout the day with expert judging and constructive critic for project improvements. 

Susan Sullins was regional event coordinator and helped coordinate judging activities, paperwork, tabulations and troubleshooting.  She had the pleasure of handing out awards. 

All our PVHS students qualified for State finals which will be in Fresno April 2018!

Skills USA Regional Competition Results for PV Video & Film Students~

A/ huge congratulations should go out to PV House of BLUE students who won medals at the Regional Competition in Sacramento last Saturday and now qualify for the State Competition in Ontario later in April.

TV/Video Production Category:

GOLD MEDAL:  Quinn Farley & Brandon Clark

SILVER MEDAL:  Zach Almand & Jakobie Rhodes

BRONZE MEDAL: Blayne Hass & Jordan O’Neal

Audio & Radio Production:

GOLD MEDAL:  Preston Lopez & Nick Weiss

4 of our 6 teams took home medals and will advance to states in April In Ontario CA.  Please congratulate these amazing students if you know them!

Michael Peck, Department Chair Media Arts & Business Technology

Pleasant Valley High School Instructor of Film/Video/Photo/Audio


Skills USA Regional Competition Results for Welding/Manufacturing Pathway Students

Congratulations to the  PVHS Welding students who won medals at the Regional Competition in Sacramento on Saturday 2/3/18  and now qualify for the State Competition in Ontario, CA  in April 2018.

TIG Welding

GOLD MEDAL:  Kyle Barnes

SILVER MEDAL: Jimmy Hufford

BRONZE MEDAL:  Chaz Sawyer

OXY-FUEL Welding

GOLD MEDAL:  Chris Angel  

SILVER MEDAL:  Shelby Tozier

5 of our 10 students took home individual medals in the  competition. These students practiced diligently to compete and place at the Regional level. We are excited to have them representing PHVS at State Finals!



We are not just a school, we are a family!

Mission Statement:
To promote individual student educational success via a sequence of teaching, learning, assessment and support.

Vision Statement:
The vision for Pleasant Valley High School provides a framework for commitments and strategic planning and is guided by the following questions:

1. What do we want students to know and be able to do?
2. How will we know if they've learned it?
3. How will we respond when they don't?
4. How will we respond when they do?
5. How will we provide opportunities for every student to connect to the P.V. community?

Honors & Awards

  • California Distinguished School
  • Academic Decathlon Team:1st place at the county level the past 8 years and 19 times out of the last 21 years
  • 45 years of Athletic Excellence resulting in: 400 League Championships (all levels) 110 NSCIF (Northern Section) Varsity Championships
  • Blood Source "Blood Drive of the Year" 2008 & 2010
  • Most canned food drive donations 2006, 2007, 2008 & 2009
  • Culinary Arts - California State Winners for Prostart Management
  • National Yearbook Pacemaker Finalists: 2002, 2008 & 2009

School Colors

  Navy Blue, Columbia Blue and White

Notable Programs

In addition to the wonderful curriculum offered at Pleasant Valley, we are proud to offer the following specialized programs.  Please click on the icon for more information.



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Bullying Tip Line

Are you being bullied or harassed?

Call the PVHS
Bullying and Harassment Tip Line
 530.891.3050, ext. 333

has the right to be treated with respect!

Anti-bullying and harassment website resources:

California Dept. of Ed.
Local anti-bullying blog
Chico Support Group:

Super Bowl XLV MVP - Aaron Rodgers

Aaron Rogers - Sports Illustrated

PV Viking = Super Bowl Champion/MVP 

Aaron Rodgers
Class of 2002

Aaron Rogers - Viking

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PV House of BLUE & other Featured Videos

PVHS "We Not Me" 2018 video
PVHS Homecoming Rally - 2017
PVHS Class of 2017
Video Montage 
We Not Me Basketball 2017
Football State Championship Parade and Awards Video
Veterans Wall Dedication
Almond Bowl 2016
Made By Garrett Havel, Tommy Angel, Zoe Ferguson, Brianna Buda, and Blake Biermann
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