Our mission is to educate all learners to reach their full potential as contributing and productive members of our ever-changing global community.

Guidance Office

The Counseling Staff at Prior Lake High School will assist you in making the appropriate educational and vocational plans, as well as help with any problems that may interfere with your learning.

We want to ensure that all students have a safe and successful high school experience. We encourage students/families to report bullying of any kind to the student services office by clicking on the button at the right side of this page or talking to a staff member.


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College & Career Info

Testing Information


All Prior Lake High School juniors will be offered the ACT test in the spring during the school day. This offering is based on a Minnesota Statute which is intended to ensure all students are college and career ready. Prior Lake High School will be facilitating his ACT test in April 2020. All juniors at PLHS will be able to take the same ACT test that is administered nationally at their high school. Scores are college reportable and the test is offered at no cost to the student. Students will be offered this test, but it will not be a requirement for students to take. The ACT test will include a writing component.

Prior Lake Testing Code: 242035

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