February 2021

PHS Wrestling 5A State Champions!

Submitted by katie.kelly on Fri, 02/19/2021 - 10:17

Congratulations to our amazing wrestling team. They did a great job at state! Special thanks to all of our coaches who helped us with this great success. This year we had 15 wrestlers place.

1st Aaron Garcia 106 2nd Layne Shepard 126 2nd Deegan Palmer 132 3rd Ethan Bolton 120 3rd Landon Shurtleff 160 3rd Tate Christensen 195 3rd Trevor Frank 145 3rd Jeff Durrant 285 4th Colton Theobald 120 4th Ryan Bullough 132 6th Will Dixon 126 6th Eduardo Cabrera 113 6th Kelton Smith 145 6th Layne Osborn 152


PHS Welding Teacher Receives National Recognition from the American Welding Society

Submitted by katie.kelly on Thu, 02/18/2021 - 14:13

   Each year the AWS (American Welding Society) sit down as section officers before the District Conference and nominate people within their section for awards. Any individual who promotes the welding industry can be picked. Shaun Black of Nebo School District was nominated as the Utah Section Educator of the Year for the American Welding Society. After the committee reviewed his list of accomplishments as a welding educator and CTE advocate the vote was unanimous!

Watching the State Wrestling Championships

Submitted by david.rockwood on Thu, 02/18/2021 - 08:46

Today (Feb 18) our boys' wrestling team is competing in the state championships. If you want to watch it live from home, you can by clicking on this link. Our girls' team competed yesterday and we are very proud!

Go Lions!

Soccer Tryouts

Submitted by katie.kelly on Tue, 02/16/2021 - 14:44

Boys Soccer Tryouts will be Monday, March 1, 2021, at the ALC Building in Salem and Tuesday, March 2 in the PHS Main Gym. 

March 1:

Freshmen and Sophomores at 6pm-7pm

Juniors and Seniors 7pm-8pm

Tuesday, March 2, 2021, Payson High School Big Gym

Freshmen and Sophomores at 6pm-7pm

Juniors and Seniors 7pm-8pm

To be eligible for tryouts the student must have a current physical and completed all the requirements on www.RegisterMyAthlete.com and meet the grades requirement by the school.

No School Monday, February 15

Submitted by katie.kelly on Fri, 02/12/2021 - 14:05

There will be no school on Monday, February 15th. Enjoy your President's Day!

Sweethearts Royalty

Submitted by katie.kelly on Fri, 02/12/2021 - 14:00

Congratulations to our Sweetheart's Royalty and all of those who participated in the activities over the last couple of weeks. 

Overall Results:

2nd attendant: Ellee Barton

1st attendant: Courtney Houston

Queen: Hannah Brokaw

Poster Contest:

3rd: Aeva McLauchlin, 2nd:Hannah Brokaw, 1st: Fernanda Olvera

Farm Fun Day:

3rd: Murilla Burke, 2nd: Halle Bulkley, 1st: Courtney Houston


February is CTE Month!

Submitted by katie.kelly on Wed, 02/10/2021 - 10:09

CTE Month highlights the classes that students have to change their dream into a career. Today’s cutting-edge, rigorous and relevant career and technical education (CTE) prepares you for a wide range of high-wage, high-skill, high-demand careers. We offer a widge range of CTE courses at Payson High School in Family and Consumer Science, Business, Information Technology, Agriculuture, and more!