Employment Opportunities

Extracurricular High School Drama Program for the 2015-2016 season: 
Drama Guild Fall Play Sponsor/Producer $2,313
Drama Guild Fall Play Director $1,643
Drama Guild Spring Musical Director $1,660
Drama Guild Spring Musical Choreographer $1,148

Please send your letter of interest and your theater resume to:
Penn-Trafford School District, PO Box 530, Harrison City, PA  15636 
OR smithd@penntrafford.org.  Deadline to apply is Tuesday, May 26, 2015.

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.   


Kennywood School Picnic Information

Bus to Kennywood Information
Bus tickets are now available for purchase at each school.  All bus tickets for both adults and children are $5.00 and may be used for one way or round trip transportation.  CASH only...No checks please.

Bus Pickup Schedule - On Friday, May 29, all buses will pick up students and parents at 10:15 am at the Penn-Trafford High School and depart for Kennywood at 10:30 am.

Bus Return Schedule - All buses will return from the park at 7:30 pm. Kennywood WILL NOT announce the departure. All riders will be returned to the Penn-Trafford High School.

District Announcements

Young Writers Institute
Franklin Regional is proud to host the 2nd annual Writers of Westmoreland, Young Writers Institute in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh and The Western Pennsylvania Writing Project. The institute is open to students rising in grades 3 -12 and will run June 15 - June 19 from 9am-3pm. The Institute is open to students in all surrounding districts and communities throughout Westmoreland and Allegheny Counties. Last year’s institute brought young writers out from 4 surrounding districts! Please visit our 2014 Digital Anthology Link for a sample of our work: 
Application Information

Penn-Trafford High School Summer Academy

PT Summer Academy

Operation Warrior Watch
Penn Township Police Department is suppling general information regarding School Bus Laws in Pennsylvania.
(Click here for more information)

Westmoreland Community Federal Credit Union is now open at Penn-Trafford High School for students. To read more about the Student Credit Union Branch, click on the following link:   (Click here for more information)

PTCEF Website (click here)


Registration Ends May 29, 2015
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

Friday, May 29
School Picnic
Monday, June 1
School Board Meeting
Information/Committee Meeting
7:00 pm
Penn-Trafford High School
Room 106 / 107


Today, 5/24/2015
High: 76 Low: 58
Partly sunny
9% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 5/25/2015
High: 82 Low: 65
Slight chance thunderstorms
22% chance of precipitation.