| ||PAHS, home of the Chucks, sits atop the town of Punxsutawney in north central Pennsylvania and houses grades 8-12. We are proud to once again be on the forefront of education in the 2015-2016 school year by continuing the 21st Century Learning Initiative in grades 8 through 12.|
There is no school on Monday, September 7, in observance of Labor Day. Classes will resume on Tuesday, September 8.
Information for Student Drivers
Attention Students who drive to school: You must have a parking tag to drive to school and park in the student lots. At this time, the rear gravel parking lot is not open to student parking. If you do not have a regular parking tag, temporary tags are available for the student who plans to drive to school occasionally ( 1 day per week or 3 to 4 days per month). The temporary tags must be secured in the office prior to the day that you drive to school. Temporary tags are limited and are only good for the day designated on the tag. For additional information regarding traffic patterns, parking, first day schedule, etc. please click here.
Get Text Alerts on Your Phone!
The Punxsutawney Area School District is now using a new system for school alerts regarding emergencies, delays, closings, and other important notification events. The new system is called SchoolMessenger and it is now open for registration! PLEASE NOTE: All registrations received prior to September 1, 2015, have been cleared from the system; therefore, you must complete the new registration survey in order to receive notifications for the 2015-2016 school year! Click HERE for more important details and to reregister.
|AmeriCorps Positions Available
Keystone SMILES AmeriCorps is recruiting for full-time AmeriCorps members to serve in the Punxsutawney School District. Possible benefits include a living allowance, education award,3 graduate credits, Act 48 hours, loan forbearance, student loan interest payment, health insurance and childcare assistance (if income eligible)This is a great opportunity for individuals to gain experience and build a dynamic portfolio for future employment. Apply online by logging onto www.smilesamericorps.org Any questions please call Mr. Travis Monroe 814 938 3063
HRA Program Informational Videos
ATTENTION FULL TIME EMPLOYEES: Please watch the videos below for more information on the wellness and HRA program. Click on the links to view each video on YouTube.
Also, if you missed the meeting on May 18, you can click on the link below to download an informational document regarding the HRA.
Follow PASD on Twitter!
The Punxsutawney Area School District now has an official Twitter account that will be used to broadcast important announcements and notifications to the public. The PASD Twitter account will also be linked with SchoolReach to distribute important information. Follow us on Twitter: @PASDofficial.
8:15 AM Laptop Distribution 11th grade
1:10 PM - 2:00 PM Laptop Distribution 10th Grade
8:15 AM Laptop Distribution 9th Grade
10:20 AM - 11:00 PM Dramatics, Aud., Act. Pd.
10:20 AM Sign Language Club, 201, Act. Pd.
1:10 PM Laptop Distribution 8th Grade
10:20 AM - 11:00 PM Spanish Club Potential Officers, 240, Act. Pd.
10:20 AM Key Club, Cafe., Act. Pd.