District Announcements

Commencement Ceremony Streamed Live

on May 25, 2017 starting at 6:30 pm

You do not have to have a Facebook account to access the live broadcast.  Tune in on May 25th by going to.....

Facebook Live Stream https://goo.gl/JMygT2


Penn Middle STEM
Wednesday May 24
10:30 am - 4:00 pm and 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Penn Middle School is opening our doors to educators, members of the Penn Township business community and the general public interested in promoting, implementing, or learning more about STEM/STEAM and related programs, projects, and curriculum initiatives. We will showcase our Warrior Cove, Automation and Robotics lab, Design and Modeling lab, and Production lab. We will also be discussing our continued commitment to implement the most comprehensive STEAM experience with our students. Please stop by during either of the time periods. We will have light refreshments with students and teachers on hand to give a tour of our facility. We welcome the opportunity to create a partnership with you in the near future. If you have any questions, feel free to email Mr. Steele at steeler@penntrafford.org. We look forward to seeing you on May 24.
Hosted by PTSD.  Join us for a showcase of our Warrior Cove, Automation and Robotics lab.  Design and Modeling lab, and Production lab!  We will discuss our continued commitment to implement the most comprehensive STEAM experience with our students.

Attention:  Class of 2018

Please read the following information regarding senior portraits for the 2018 yearbook!!

 2018 Photo Guidelines 

 Letter to Parents/Students Regarding Senior Pictures for 2018 


Elite Skills Camp - Basketball

June 12-15

Young Warrior Football Camp

June 29-30
Kennywood Picnic Friday, June 2

Bus Tickets are now on sale in all the schools.  Check the link for Kennywood for more information.



Antolena Damico, a fifth grader from Sunrise Estates Elementary School will be singing the National Anthem at PNC Park on Tuesday night August 1, 2017.  Pirates vs Reds at 7:05 pm.  The Pittsburgh Pirates are offering discounted tickets to anyone from the district that would like to attend the game.  They are discounted to $35.00 tickets in section 117 box (behind Home Plate).  Here is the link and steps to follow the discount on the tickets.


  1. click on the website
  2. click on the green tab (Buy Now)
  3. Type in ANTOLENA in the Coupon/Code box and click apply.
  4. Select the number of tickets that you would like to purchase.
  5. If purchased online no service fee will be charged

Let's all go and cheer Antolena on and fill that box with as many PT supporters as we can.  She is the first student ever from Penn-Trafford to sing at PNC Park.

District Events

  • Commencement 6:30 pm

    Penn-Trafford School District
  • Early Dismissal

    Last Day of Instruction for Grades K-11 1/2 Act 80
    Penn-Trafford School District
  • No School

    Memorial Day
    Penn-Trafford School District
  • No School

    In-Service Day 7th make-up day
    Penn-Trafford School District
  • School Picnic-No School

    Official Local School District Holiday
    Penn-Trafford School District
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Kindergarten Transition into Penn-Trafford School District!

We would like to potentially welcome your child into Kindergarten for the 2017-2018 school year. Entering Kindergarten is an exciting time for both you and your child!

Please call your home school to register your child. Here are the school phone numbers and persons of contact. The secretary at each building will take your information.

Mr. Jeffrey Swartz Principal - Harrison Park Elementary 724-744-2161

Mr. Joe Marasti Principal – McCullough Elementary 724-744-7441

Mrs. Karin Coiner Principal - Sunrise Elementary 724-864-6700

Mr. Dan DiNapoli Principal - Level Green 412-372-6603 and Trafford Elementary Schools 412-372-6600

Kindergarten Screening, May 15th or 16th, 2017. A member of our Kindergarten staff will give your child the district Kindergarten Screening Assessment. The teacher will discuss the results with you. You will also be able to meet with the school nurse to turn in your health forms and discuss your child’s health needs for the school year.

Kindergarten Open House, an evening in August near the first day of school. You will accompany your child to school for a visit and orientation with your child’s Kindergarten teacher.

We look forward to helping you and your child with a very positive transition experience! Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact our staff at your home elementary school.


PT STEAM Academy 2017

 STEAM Registration Form 

For more information regarding the summer camps, please click on the STEAM Academy link on this web page.


Guidelines for Scheduling Middle School Math Classes

 Guidelines for Scheduling Middle School Math Classes 

 Middle School Flowchart 2017-18

High School Flowchart for Current 7th Graders for 2018-19 

High School flowchart for Current 8th Graders for 2017 


Backpacks-to-go Program

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


Parents of Junior and Senior Students - Important Notice

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