Paw Paw High School

Home of the Pirates!

Melinda Kasekamp
Asst. Principal: 
Amber Guthrie
School Counselor:  ​Tina Stickley

Mission Statement:
Paw Paw Schools will provide academic, social and emotional learning for all students every day.

Core Beliefs:

  • All students can learn and the measure of student success is determined by what is learned.

  • The learning/working culture must be nurturing, safe, orderly, respectful and supportive.

  • Everything we do must be based on what is in the best interest of Paw Paw Students.

  • Collaborative instructional leadership and high quality teaching are essential for high achievement.

  • All staff must continue to learn and will participate in professional development that is goal- focused, sustained, and guided by research-based principles.

  • Accountability data must be used system-wide to make informed decisions about teaching/learning.

  • Parents, businesses and community members are valued and respected partners.