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Summer Hours

Monday-Thursday 6 am to 4 pm

Friday Closed





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2016-17 School Year Information

Cross Country Conditioning Workouts

Conditioning workouts will begin on July 25th.  Athletes should report to the secondary parking lot at Bushy Run Park at 8:00 am.  Workouts will be Monday through Friday and finish at approximately 9:30 am.  Come dressed to run and bring a water bottle.  Any questions can be sent to Paul Conrad (conradp@penntrafford.org ) or Patty Arzenti (arzentip@penntrafford.org)


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 permit form information will be available in the month of July. All information regarding student parking will be communicated by a connect-ed message, webpage, twitter and the newspaper.


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!


 2016 Summer Instrumental Music Camp
A band Program will be offered to all band students July 18-22, 2016. All Band parents are encouraged to have their children participate in this program. All rehearsals will take place at Penn Middle School. Information and Forms 


Young Writers Institute

The Writers of Westmoreland, let by WPWP teacher-leader Val Piccini, is holding Young Writers Institute, July 11-14, 2016 from 8:30-3:30 pm, M-TH, for students in grades 4-12.  The registration fee is $300.  Here is a link to the registration form: 




 Young Writers Brochure 


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 

Backpacks-To-Go Program

The Back Pack Summer Food Program is looking for volunteers to sponsor a family for our Summer Food Program. The cost is about $50. Please see the links to obtain more information.

Summer Box Items 

Summer Boxes Sponsor 


Interested in Donating?

Please consider purchasing gift cards to Sam’s Club, Wal-mart, or Giant Eagle or food to donate the program. Monetary donations are also accepted (see link for details). If you think your child may benefit from the program, please click on the link for more information.  Backpack Information Letter 

Grading Period/Report Cards

End of 1st 9 weeks:
Progress notices:
Report cards:

End of 2nd 9 weeks:
Progress notices:
Report cards:

End of 3rd 9 weeks:
Progress notices:
Report cards:

End of 4th 9 weeks:
Progress notices:
Report cards:

Early Dismissal Schedule

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

Elementary Presidents Council Meeting

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

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

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