November 2020

Senior Yearbook Ads

Submitted by david.rockwood on Mon, 11/23/2020 - 15:07

[We can no longer accept new submissions. The original message is below.]

Dear Parent(s) of a Graduating Senior, 

In just months your student will be graduating. This is a major accomplishment in your student’s life, and there’s no better way to tell your son or daughter “I love you,” and “I’m proud of you,” than through a Senior Recognition Salute in the yearbook. Senior Salute may include a baby photo, or a first-day-of-school or kindergarten, or childhood photo.

 To get started:

Basketball Tryouts

Submitted by david.rockwood on Mon, 11/23/2020 - 14:55

Boys' Basketball Tryouts:

  • Tuesday: 3:00 - 5:00 PM - Main Gym
  • Wednesday: 8:00 - 10:00 AM - Main Gym

Girls' Basketball Tryouts:

  • Tuesday: 3:00 - 5:00 PM - West Gym
  • Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Main Gym

Alternating Schedule to Continue Until January 4th

Submitted by katie.kelly on Mon, 11/23/2020 - 14:18

Nebo District and the County Board of Health continue to monitor the COVID-19 case counts at Payson High School and in our community and have determined that Payson High School will plan to continue with the “Alternating Day Schedule” until January 4, 2021.


More information can be found in your e-mail from Principal Sorenson and on Nebo School District's website



Veteran's Day Assembly 2020

Submitted by david.rockwood on Wed, 11/11/2020 - 10:40

At PHS we recognize the quiet courage, steadfast selflessness, and unprecedented patriotism of our military veterans. Because of the pandemic restrictions, we were not able to hold an in-person assembly to honor and thank our veterans and to help develop the same in our students as we normally do. Instead, our Social Studies department organized a wonderful virtual assembly that can be viewed at the link below. It was broadcast into every classroom during our assembly time today.

Governor's Mandate

Submitted by david.rockwood on Mon, 11/09/2020 - 09:35

Most of you have probably heard the governor’s declaration Sunday night. He declared a state of emergency with specific mandates for the next two weeks. His full declaration can be read HERE. To read KSL News’s summary, you can click HERE. Relevant to us at PHS are the following points: