Employment Opportunities

Substitute Custodians Needed
Substitute Custodians for all shifts as needed.  Must be available for "on call" on weekends and holidays as needed, $9.75/hr. Interested persons should forward letter of interest and resume to : Penn-Trafford School District, Attn:  HR, P.O. Box 530, Harrison City, PA  15636. EOE

Cafeteria Substitute Employees Needed
Please contact Robin Duff, General Manager, ARAMARK Education K12  724-744-2664

Norwin Chamber of Commerce

Norwin Chamber of Commerce  

Warrior Outlet

All products are designed and/or produced by our students and staff.   


Summer News and Information

Summer Office Hours 
All district offices will be open 6:00 am to 4:00 pm and CLOSED on Fridays.

2015 Summer Instrumental Music Camp

A band program will be offered to all band students July 20-24, 2015.  We encourage all band parents to have their children participate in this program.  All rehearsals will take place at Penn Middle School. Students should bring their instruments (and elementary students should bring their lesson books). Beginning band students will pick up their instruments and books on the first day of band camp. The camp is for students going into grades 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 in the 2015/16 school year.

District Announcements

Please click on the attached letter to read about our fund raising campaign for a much needed new Nature Center at Deer Valley. Thank you in advance for you donations to this worthy cause.  (LETTER)

Grade 9 Orientation
August 24
7:00 pm
Penn-Trafford High School


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@penn-trafford.org. Thank you!

High School Cross Country Conditioning Workouts 
Beginning on Monday, July 6 at 8am, runners should meet at the main pavilion in Bushy Run Park. The first week of workouts will begin at 8am and finish at 9am. Workouts will end at 9:45am beginning July 13. Athletes should bring an extra shirt and a water bottle with them. “Middle School Cross Country- Enjoy your summer and get some running in!  (20-35 minutes per run, 3-5 days a week). We will start practice on 8/31/2015.”
Any questions may be directed to the coaches.  
Coach Conrad: conradp@penntrafford.org
Coach Arzenti:  arzentip@penntrafford.org
Coach Daniels:  danielss@penntrafford.org
Coach Reger: regere@penntrafford.org

PT High School Renovation Updates 

Slideshow -- June 19, 2015

Naming Rights Presentation

Ground Breaking Presentation


Register Now!!!!!!
The PT STEAM Academy will inspire a passion using hands-on lessons designed to excite and engage the mind. Our summer camps provide the opportunity for children to explore the wonders of STEAM in a friendly, curious, and exciting atmosphere. From managing fun experiments to participating in mind-blowing activities, students will come away inspired.

Summer camps are open to all students enrolled in the Penn-Trafford School District.  Pending on the specific camp, out of district students are permitted to enroll. 

CLASS TIMES 8:30 - 12:00

 Fall 2015)
Lego Robotics
K'Nex Academy

June 1-4
It's Only Rocket Science!

June 1-4
Girls About STEAM

June 8-11  
Computer Science Camp

June 15-18 
My Mad Scientist Lab K-2

June 15-18
My Mad Scientist Lab

June 15-18
Vex Robot Programing & Games      

June 22-25 
Track It Math

June 22-25 
Fashion Design

July 13-16 
Rube Goldberg

July 13-16
Fairy Tales

July 20-23
Storm The Castle
July 27-30

All payments must be paid in full by the first scheduled day of camp. To receive a refund, a letter must be submitted stating the name and date of the camp. There will be no refunds after the first day of camp.   

Middle School camps are available to PT and Non-PT Students. Elementary camps are exclusively reserved for PT Students only. There is limited seating availability. The classes are on a first come first serve basis. Once camp seating has been filled students will be placed on a waiting list.

Complete the registration form below. Bring the completed form, along with payment (check or money order) to the school office or mail the necessary items to the address below. Check or money order for camps should be made payable to the PT Academy


Any questions or concerns please contact Mr. Capoccioni at:

Penn-Trafford High School
PT Academy
3381 Route 130
Harrison City, PA 15636

Upcoming Events

Monday, August 3
School Board Meeting
Information/Committee Meeting
7:00 pm -- Room 106/107
Penn-Trafford High School
Monday, August 24
Grade 9 Orientation
7:00 pm
Penn-Trafford High School
Thursday, August 27
First Day of School for Students
Monday, September 7
No School
Labor Day
Tuesday, September 8
Open House
High School
6:30 - 8:30

Early Dismissal Schedule

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

Penn-Trafford Community Education Foundation

PTCEF Website (click here)


Today, 7/4/2015
High: 78 Low: 60
Chance rain showers
32% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 7/5/2015
High: 82 Low: 63
Partly sunny
11% chance of precipitation.