The Viking Vanguard

Ely Relaxes While Creating

November 14, 2020

A girl with her whole high school career ahead of her. Usually spending her time painting and exploring music, Alison Ely is one who often chooses the creative path.  “I choose it over...

Washington State Fair forced to close due to COIVD-19

October 14, 2020

The screaming.  The laughing.  The scent of cotton candy wafting through the air.  All things that have been a given in the Puyallup valley for the last 120 years.  The...

Kassidy Hamilton Senior Photos

July 9, 2020

 When senior Kassidy Hamilton made the decision of where to have her senior photos taken, she says the choice was fairly easy. Hamilton chose a location that was one of her favorite places: her...

Math teachers share learning, Dr. Seuss style

June 15, 2020

Math teachers Rachal Peart and Amanda Ryan showcase some of the many mathematical concepts but do so in a way that would make Dr. Seuss proud. 

Senior Ben Limric featured by Jostens Renaissance

May 19, 2020

Senior Ben Limric was invited to perform as part of Jostens Renaissance ongoing webinar series aimed at helping schools nationwide process the "new look" of graduations and senior celebrations. Limric...

To the Class of 2020

Several senior figures provide hope and their final words for their graduating class.
May 15, 2020

“Dear Class of 2020. This sucks. And even if you hated everything about high school. This still sucks. We lost our last sports seasons, our last choir, orchestra and band concerts. Our last...

Music students earn Solo and Ensemble recognition

April 1, 2020

At the end of February, many PHS students were victorious after winning multiple categories at the Valley Region Solo and Ensemble Contest.  Each year, hundreds of band and orchestra students compete...

District Policy

March 3, 2020

What are the classroom rules set in place by the district?  Why are they there?  How does the staff and student body of PHS feel about them? At the district level, there are policies...

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