District Announcements

2019 PTHS Yearbooks Are Almost SOLD OUT! - The last day to order a yearbook online is May 1, unless they sell out first!  Click the link to place your order today: Josten's Link to Order

PTHS 2019 Prom -
May 3 at Stratigos Banquet Center - Prom Information Link

All fifth-grade students are invited to attend an educational trip to the Deer Valley YMCA Camp as part of our environmental L.E.A.F. program. The trip is over two and a half days and takes place during the first nine weeks of the fifth-grade school year. Additional information can be found by clicking on the following link to Registerfamilyid.com

Hometown High Q Playoff
Tune in to KDKA on May 4th at 11:00 AM to watch Penn-Trafford compete in the Playoff Round of Hometown High Q!



Student Athletes Honored
Various student athletes from swimming, diving, wrestling, bowling, long-jump, and cheerleading were honored at the April 8, 2019 school board meeting. 
AP Registration - Please refer to the high school counseling page for information on registering for the 2019 AP Exams: https://sites.google.com/penntrafford.org/pths-counseling/home

District Events

  • School District Holiday

    No school

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  • School In Session

    6th make-up day - for February 25

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  • School in Session

    Make-up day for February 1 - (4th make-up day)

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  • Act 80 In-Service Day

    No school

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  • Stratigos Banquet Center

    PTHS Prom

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  • High School

    School Board Meeting

    Room LGI - 7 pm

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  • High School

    School Board Meeting

    Regular Meeting

    Room LGI - 7 pm

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  • Commencement

    6:30 pm

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  • Last day of instruction

    Grades K-11....Early Dismissal (1/2 Act 80)

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Academic Quiz Team Champions

Penn-Trafford's Academic Quiz Team competed last week and prevailed as County Champions in the this year's Westmoreland Regional Academic Competition hosted by the Westmoreland Intermediate Unit.  The team competed in the finals against Norwin and Greeensburg Salem. The team's victory has qualified them for the PA Academic Competition to be held at the Capitol Building in Harrisburg on Friday, April 26th. The matches will be broadcast live on PCN during the competitive rounds throughout the day.
Members of the team include:
Jeffrey Backus
Antonio DeMarchis
Daniel Lipinski (captain) 
Brendan Little
Colton PIkovsky
Noah Schlessinger
Coach: Christina Wukich

2018 RMU Digital Media Arts Consortium (DMAC) winners on April 4th

1. Best In Category Morning Announcements-Entire TV 2 class
2. Best In Category News Feature-Ryan Mickey and Max Haberberger
3.Best In Category Special Effects-Molly Meyers
4. Best In Category Live Event-John Robbins, Abby McDonell, Logan Casper
5. Best in Category-Digital Cinema- Ryan Mickey
6. Award of Excellence-Commercial-Ryan Mickey
7. Award of Excellence-PSA-John Heinbaugh, Nick Konopka, Julieanne Beene
PTTV also won its second consecutive NATAS MId-Atlantic Student Production Award (high school Emmy) for Best Newscast.  This award will be formally awarded when we attend the NATAS event on May 14th at Temple University.  We will be competing in 9 other categories.

DMAC 2018 Winners

Early Dismissal / Testing / Parent Advisory

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

Testing Schedule Link - 2018-2019 Testing Schedule 

Parent Advisory Council Meeting on Wednesday, April 17, 2019.  All meetings will be at the administration building at 9:30 a.m. This group includes PTO presidents, the superintendent, the administrative staff and is open to any parent in the district.

PTSD is Hiring

Custodian - Substitute

Paraprofessional/PCA – (Full and Substitute positions)

Substitute Teachers
– (Both certified and non-certified
) - For More Information CLICK HERE
Bus Drivers Needed - Please also see the attached flyer for First Student if you are interested in becoming a bus driver.      First Student Bus Driver Flyer