District Events

  • August 25th - First Day of School

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District Announcements


On air at 7 pm. Game starts at 7:30 pm - Norwin at PT Friday night football game, August 26th.   Hall of Fame Night

Game will be streamed live on the web

Read following story:  http://www.westmorelandsports.com/news/1700


Our school will be featured this week on the MSA Sports Network. The football game between the Penn-Trafford Warriors and the Norwin Knights AT Penn-Trafford High School on Friday, August 26th at 7:30pm will be broadcast on website at www.msasports.net by Sean Meyers and Greg Kuntz.


Prospectus 2016

The new edition of the Prospectus is now available for viewing.  Click here   (Prospectus August 2016)  for the new issue.


Bus Schedules 2016-17 

Updated schedules are now on the website.  Schedules are updated as of August 23, 2016.


 Penn-Trafford High School Blood Drive 

Community United Methodist Church

Church Hall, 3487 Route 130,  Irwin

Tuesday, September 13 - 1:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Please call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit recrossblood.org and enter:  PennTrafford to schedule an appointment.

District Events

  • 1st Day of School

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  • No School - Labor Day

    No School
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  • Administration Building

    Elementary Presidents Council Meeting

    9:30 am
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  • Warrior Stadium

    PTHS Homecoming Football Game

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  • PT High School

    PTHS Homecoming Dance

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2016-17 School Year Information

Backpacks-to-go Program

Back to school shopping?  As you back to school shop. please consider purchasing a gift card to Sam's Club, Wal-Mart, or Giant Eagle or food to donate to the Backpacks-to-go program.

   Backpack Request Flyer


Senior Picture Information

Prestige/LifeTouch will be at the PTHS on July 13, 14, 18 and 19 for Senior pIctures for the yearbook.  Please use the date assigned by Prestige/LifeTouch which you should have received in the mail.  The make-up date for Senior pictures is September 21, 2016.  If you have any questions or need to reschedule the date assigned, please contact Prestige/LifeTouch at 1-800-733-3599.


Student Parking Information 2016-17 School Year
Student Parking Applications will be accepted for Seniors starting on Monday, August 8th at 8:00 am in the High School Athletic Office. Juniors may submit theirs on Wednesday, August 10th.  Applications will only be accepted if they are fully completed and include a copy of the student's driver's license. Applications must also include the full parking fee of $75.00 cash, credit card or a check made payable to the Penn-Trafford Athletic Department. Students that are on the restricted list are not permitted to purchase a parking permit until their obligations are fulfilled.

Parking Pass Letter

Parking Pass Application 


Important Notice
Parents of Junior and Senior Students

We are required by law to release a list of our junior and senior students to the various branches of our United States Armed Forces. If you do not want your student's name to appear on this list, please be sure to notify Mrs. Albert in the guidance office at Penn-Trafford High School by email at albertp@penntrafford.org. Thank you!


Commemorative Tile Order
The Penn-Trafford School District is offering a very unique opportunity for families, students, clubs, teams, organizations, and community groups! We are offering personalized commemorative tiles for purchase that will be permanently displayed in two of the renovation phases at the high school; the athletic annex and the auditorium entrance. Each tile will be 6 x 6 inch squares with full color designs and personalization. Each tile will be $100. Logos are available for sports, music related items, special interests, as well as the Warrior Head, the warrior shield, and arrow. If you have a specific company logo that you’d like to use, please provide a vector image of the logo (.eps, .pdf, .ai).
Tile Order Form 

Grading Period/Report Cards

End of 1st 9 weeks: 10/27/16
Progress notices: 09/27/16
Report cards:  11/03/16

End of 2nd 9 weeks:  01/12/17
Progress notices: 12/05/16
Report cards: 01/19/17

End of 3rd 9 weeks:  03/17/17
Progress notices: 02/14/17
Report cards:  03/24/17

End of 4th 9 weeks: 05/26/17
Progress notices:  04/26/17
Report cards:  06/08/17

Early Dismissal Schedule

High School 12:25 pm
Middle School 1:00 pm
Elementary 1:35 pm

Elementary Presidents Council Meeting

September 14, 2016

December 14, 2016

February 8, 2017

April 12, 2017

All meetings will be at the administration building at 9:30 a.m. This group includes PTO presidents, the superintendent and the administrative staff.

Parent Advisory Council Meetings

October 12, 2016

January 11, 2017

March 8, 2017

May 17, 2017

All meetings will be at the administration building at 9:30 a.m. These meetings are open to any parent in the district.

Testing Dates

Penn-Trafford Community Education Foundation

Open House Schedule

Penn-Trafford High School:

Tuesday, September 13 at 7:00 p.m.


Penn Middle School:

Thursday, September 8 at 6:30 p.m.


Trafford Middle School:

Thursday, September 8 at 6:30 p.m.


Harrison Park Elementary School:

Grades K-2: Monday, August 22 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

  • AM Kindergarten orientation at 6:00 p.m.
  • PM Kindergarten orientation at 7:00 p.m.

Grades 3-5: Tuesday, August 23 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.


Level Green Elementary School:

Grades K-2: Monday, August 22 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Grades 3-5: Tuesday, August 23 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.


McCullough Elementary School:

Grades K-5: Tuesday, August 23 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.


Sunrise Estates Elementary School:

Grades K-2: Tuesday, August 23 from 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Grades 3-5: Tuesday, August 23 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.


Trafford Elementary School:

Grades K-5: Tuesday, August 23 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.