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Payette Lakes Middle School

Our Mission:   

Developing lifelong learners today.


Our Vision:

Provide a safe environment which

affords opportunities to:

  • Explore, create, and achieve
  • Be challenged
  • Become independent
  • Develop a sense of community, stewardship, and belonging

Our Belief:

The McCall-Donnelly Jt. School District believes public

education provides a learning environment that is

challenging, authentic, and current.




Office Hours:

 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


School Day Hours:

8:25 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.

Regular and Early Release Bell Schedules  



Office Staff:                      

Susan Buescher, Principal


Ryan Swift, Counselor              


Sally Campbell, Secretary


Amber Mello, Attendance Clerk/Registrar

Weekly Announcements



 March 2-6


  • Yearbooks are on sale - $25.00 - Get yours reserved today!
  • Track practice begins Monday, March 9.  If you are interested, sign up in the office.  There will be a Track meeting on Thursday during Advisory.
PLMS Happenings...


Lifetime Sports Day at Tamarack Resort 


 Thank you Tamarack Resort for a great day on the slopes!



Upcoming Events
  • Teacher Work Day, March 20
  • Spring Break, March 23-27
Weekly Vocabulary

Week 22


March 2-6




Measure - If you measure something, you describe its size using units.


Gauge - If you gauge something, you measure it.


Quantify - If you quantify something, you say how much of it there is using numbers.



Idiom of the Week-

On pins and needles: Anxious or nervous; in anticipation of something

Green Tip of the Week

 Week of March 2:


Only take what you can eat. (Enough edible food to feed 49 million people end up in landfills in the United States each year).





Viking Information
  • View and pay your student fees on-line at PLMS Webstore.  Click here to get started and create your login and password.                       - Questions?? Call 634-5994



PLMS Calendar

March 9

Track practice begins


March 12

Parent Advisory Meeting 9:00 a.m.


March 13

End of Quarter Activity


March 17

Crazy Green Day


March 20

Teacher Work Day-No school


March 23-27

Spring Break


April 2

Track Meet @ Nampa Christian, 4:15 p.m.


Parent Connect

Connect with your student -
Click on the link below to see your student's school progress:

If you need to obtain your login and password information, please call the middle school office at 634-5994.



Staff Webmail