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Deer Lakes names Emmonds new business manager

Deer Lakes School District has hired Jennifer R. Emmonds, CPA, PRSBO as business manager and board secretary to replace Lori Byron, who in April left Deer Lakes to take a similar position at Highlands School District. More +

Deer Lakes High School Final Exam Schedule

Finals Schedule for 2017-18 Released More +

HOPE Initiative

HOPE Initiative - HOPE Heroin Outreach Prevention and Education Initiative
Rx Opioid abuse and Heroin use have reached pandemic levels across Western Pennsylvania, impacting all walks of life, regardless of race or socioeconomic boundaries. #BeTheChange
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Dody & Stel O’Hare Memorial Scholarship

Michael O’Hare (Deer Lakes, ’70), of Sunset Beach, NC, will be on hand today to present $20,000 in scholarship money to be divided by 10 Deer Lakes High School graduates from the Class of 2018 who will attend Slippery Rock University beginning in the fall, as part of the Dody & Stel O’Hare Memorial Scholarship. More +

Distinguished Alumni Awards Ticket Deadline Fast Approaching

The Deer Lakes School District Distinguished Alumni Hall of Honor will recognize five graduates who have gained recognition for outstanding accomplishments in their fields of endeavor.The 2018 inductees are: Dr. Bruce R. Kelly (East Deer-Frazer High School, ’69), Dennis G. Martinez (Deer Lakes High School, ’70), Leo R. Mierzejek (West Deer High School, ’47), Dr. Robert F. Pacek (East Deer-Frazer, ’53) and Vincent Taliani (West Deer High School, ’47).The induction ceremony and banquet will be held starting at 5 p.m. on May 12, 2018 at Deer Lakes High School.  For tickets, email: or call: 724-265-5300 Ext. 6288. 

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Upcoming Events

Memorial Day (No Classes)

All schools and district offices will be closed. Mon May 28 2018

High School Chorus Concert

High School Chorus Concert @ 7:00 pm Tue May 29 2018
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Contact Deer Lakes HS

163 East Union Road
Cheswick, PA 15024
Phone: 724.265.5320
  *Attendance Line: Option 1
  *Early Dismissals: Option 1
Fax: 724.265.3970 

Hours of Operation

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday:
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
School Hours:
Monday - Friday:
7:45 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

Quick Contacts

Secretary: Surina Dick
P: 724.265.5320 Ext. 2623

Attendance Sec.: Leighann Gacci
P: 724.265.5320 Ext. 2624

Principal: Patrick Baughman
P: 724.265.5320 Ext. 2621
Twitter: DLHSPrincipal

Assistant Principal: Ryan Aleski
P: 724.265.5320 Ext. 2622 

Nurse: Amanda R. Moran RN, BSN, CSN
P: 724.265.5320 Ext. 2700