Student Information

No need to worry about finding your way around a new school. We’re here to help and show you the opportunities to become involved and really gain the most out of your time at PLCC.

Find out how much college credit you can earn from each of our respected college partners, fill out the paperwork for a school-to-work position to gain hands-on experience and earn a paycheck, join the organizations that can best suite your style, and let our guidance department give you the time and attention to prepare for standardized tests, or debate tough career and college options.
All you have to do is take the first step.

Guidance Department

Find the Assistance You Need

Our guidance department will assist you with scheduling, career and college exploration as well as scholarship opportunities.


Contact Nancy Woods, our Guidance Counselor or Cheryl Lutton, our Guidance Secretary.

Career Services

Early Work Placement

PLCC is all about giving you every advantage to market yourself and get your foot-in-the-door.

We encourage you to excel in academics and program labs so that you can participate in our school-to-work program.

School-to-work is all about applying your skills in the job market, and being paid for your talents. We partner with several business around the district to provide you a working atmosphere to really learn about your potential career field. To learn more about our school-to-work program, see Ms. Clarke.


The Corner Cafe

Portage Lakes Corner Cafe

The Corner Cafe is a great place to grab some coffee or breakfast in the morning before school or to refuel during lunch.

New payment system using

With, online payment is only the beginning.
PayForIt also gives parents the ability to see their child’s account balance, their purchase history for the last 30 days, any fees owed, and more. With a secure signup and verification process, and easy access to past payments and detailed account information, PayForIt is powerful enough to do anything you need, and friendly enough for anyone to use.


Safe School Hotline

If you know of anything that might put you, your friends or our school in danger, call the Safe School Hotline.

  • 1-855-631-4598

NOTE: You do not have to identify yourself and your phone number is not captured.

Additional Resources

Student Handbook

We believe your future is directly affected by your school experiences. Preparation is essential to have a successful future, so we’ve compiled a handbook to outline the goals and expectations of our students.

Student Handbook 2016-2017

Course Catalog

Portage Lakes Career Center offers 19 exciting and challenging career techincal programs in a wide variety of fields ranging from mechanical trades to human service fields. See them all in our Course Catalog.

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