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

Warrior Outlet

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


District Announcements

Operation Warrior Watch
Penn Township Police Department is suppling general information regarding School Bus Laws in Pennsylvania.
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PSAT Registration
PSATs will be offered at Penn-Trafford High School on Saturday, October 18th.  Registration will begin Wednesday, September 3rd.  Please go to https://user.totalregistration.net/PSAT/391670 to register.  For more information, please refer to the flyer below.

Trafford Middle School Chorus Concert – Multicultural Holiday Concert
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 7 p.m., T.M.S. Auditorium 
This concert will feature the cultural backgrounds of our 6th, 7th, and 8th grade chorus members and will include German, Slovakian, Russian, Spanish, Irish, Cherokee music, and more!   We will also feature piano solos, the eighth grade chorus, vocal solos, and instrumental solos.

Trafford Middle School Chorus Concert – Decades!  
Thursday, March 26, 2015 – 7 p.m. - T.M.S. Auditorium  
This concert will feature music through the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, and today!  This concert will feature piano solos, the eighth grade chorus, vocal solos, and instrumental solos.

We are looking for PTHS students who want a chance to share their acting talent or explore The dramatic arts for the first time! 

There will be open auditions for all 9-12 grade PTHS students who would like an opportunity to participate in this fall's play, "The Outsiders."  Based on the novel by S.E. Hinton, we are looking for male and female actors to fill the roles of the Greasers and the Socs, Pony Boy, Soda Pop, Cherri Valance and Marcia, along with many, many more!!

For more information on the fall play and auditions, please visit www.pthschoraldramadepartment.com

PowerSchool Parent/Student Access 
Access is now open to parents and students.  Parents who created login usernames and passwords in the past do not need to create new ones.  If you have any problems logging in or creating new accounts please contact Beverly Formato at 724-744-4496, ext. 4029.
PowerSchool Link

Attention Parents!
According to the National Defense Authority Authorization Act of 2002, the No Child Left Behind Act of 2002 and the PA Act 10 (Armed Forces Recruiting Act), schools are required to provide names, addresses, and telephone numbers of students entering their junior and senior years to the various branches of the military.  If a parent wishes to withhold this information, they may contact the high school by October 30, 2014 to have the student's name removed from this list.  If you wish to remove your child's name, please email Pam Albert albertp@penntrafford.org.  Otherwise, this information will be released to military branches.

Backpacks-to-Go Program
Back to school shopping? As you back to school shop, please consider purchasing a backpack to donate to the "Backpacks-to-Go" program. 
As a reminder, the “Backpacks-to-Go” Program is a supplemental nutrition program that is new to the Penn- Trafford School District.  Read more...

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)

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 2
School Board Meeting
Information/Committee Meeting
7:00 pm
Penn-Trafford High School Cafeteria
Wednesday, September 3
Elementary President's Council Meeting
All meetings will be at the administration building at 9:30 am. This group includes PTO presidents, the superintendent and the administrative staff.
Monday, September 8
School Board Meeting
Regular Board Meeting
7:00 pm in High School Cafeteria
Tuesday, September 9
Penn-Trafford High School Open House
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday, September 11
Penn Middle School Open House
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Trafford Middle School Open House
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday, September 16
Open House
Elementary (Grade K-2)
(Trafford Elementary K-5)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday, September 18
Elementary Open House
(Grades 3-5)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Today, 9/2/2014
High: 81 Low: 71
Mostly cloudy
22% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/3/2014
High: 82 Low: 62
Chance thunderstorms
37% chance of precipitation.