Committed to student learning through teaching excellence in a supportive environment.

Welcome to Placer Union!

We invite you to visit our high schools and district office, discovering for yourself why Placer Union is in the vanguard of innovative California school districts. Talented students and their families, along with supportive communities and a dedicated staff and school board all factor into the equation for student success during the high school years and beyond.

Our high school communities are nestled in the
Northern California Sierra Foothills, east of Sacramento. 

District News

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We look forward to expanding the family that is Placer Union High School District as we soon welcome a new class of 9th grade students---and transfers---into the 2018-19 school year. Meantime, have a safe and restful summer.

The PUHSD Board of Trustees welcomes student representatives in an advisory capacity to its bi-monthy meetings. The "student voice" is critical to governance conversations as the district continues forward with many student-centered initiatives and outcomes. We look forward to welcoming the newest student board members in August!

Placer Union is committed to equal access, and ensuring that our website is accessible to all is part of that effort. The district is making important webpage updates using a quality assurance tool, which helps identify critical ADA issues in need of attention. Please note, some of our web pages contain links to external websites. The PUHSD cannot be responsible for content contained on external websites. If you experience difficulty accessing a page, link, or document, please contact Gregg Ramseth at gramseth at Thank you.

Professional Standards
Across the entire PUHSD, our staff and faculty are committed to a professional code of conduct that is articulated in two documents: Board Policy & Exhibit. And in alignment with the code of conduct, Placer Union is committed as an equal opportunity organization.

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School Board

Placer Union's Board of Trustees hold public meetings throughout the school year, including joint meetings with school boards representing local preK-8 districts and Sierra Community College. View their agendas online or visit their webpage for meeting dates and details on these five dedicated public servants. Posted below: a scrolling list of recently updated policies addressing important school issues regarding safety, privacy, student records and immigration (AB-699).

Updated Policies & Regulations