The mission of the Punxsutawney Area School District is to prepare students for the future by enabling them to acquire knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to become productive and responsible citizens.
New Student Registration
All new students in grades K - 12 must register through our Central Registration office. Click HERE for more information.


Around the District

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    Safe Drinking Water Act
    In accordance with the Safe Drinking Water Act, The Punxsutawney Area School District is publishing information and notices for public view here on our website.  You can access this information through the SERVICES channel at the top of the District homepage and then visiting the Safe Drinking Water Act page.  You can also click here to visit this page directly.   
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    Important Notice Regarding District Text Message Alerts!
    If you have not been receiving text message alerts announcing school closings or two-hour delays, please text YES to the number 67587.  (This is a new number used to opt-in.)  Please review the following information carefully as there may have been some recent confusion regarding the registration process.
    • In order to receive these text messages, you must fully complete the registration form online.  Click HERE to visit our School Messenger page.  On that page, you will find a link to the online registration form and other important information regarding our SchoolMessenger text alert system. 
    • After you complete the registration form, please allow approximately 48 hours for your registration to become active in the School Messenger system. 
    • If you have not been receiving the text alerts, we encourage you to register again by completing the online registration form.     
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    Flex Day
    Due to the snow day on December 12, 2016, our 90th Day Flex Day will move to January 19, 2017Click here to view time schedules for the different building levels, including Flex Day release times.
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    Spring Sports Meetings
    Meetings for spring sports signup will be held on Tuesday, January 24.  There will be two meetings: one at the High School for grades 8-12 during activity period (10:20 AM) in the cafeteria and another at the Middle School for grade 7 at 2:40 PM in the cafeteria.  Students, if you cannot attend your designated meeting, you can pick up the forms from the Athletic Office at the High School, the Middle School Office or on the school district's homepage under Athletics.  Practice begins on Monday, March 6.  All forms MUST be turned in by Monday, February 27.  Spring sports include Baseball (grades 9-12), Softball (grades 9-12), Boys Tennis (grades 9-12), and Track & Field (grades 7-12). 

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    Coats for Kids
    Our final Coats for Kids FREE sale is on Friday, January 20 from 3:30-6:00 pm at the Middle School cafeteria.  Parents of PASD students are welcome to stop by for free winter coats, snow pants, gloves/mittens, hats, scarves, winter boots and other winter attire for the entire family.  Hope to see you there!  Contact Dr. Shari Weber at 938-5119 with any questions.

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    Follow PASD on Twitter!
    The Punxsutawney Area School District has an official Twitter account that will be used to broadcast important announcements and notifications to the public.  PASD also uses SchoolMessenger to distribute important information.  Follow us on Twitter: @PASDofficial.  


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    SIS Parent/Student Portal Access
    The Parent/Student Portal in CSIU is now open.  The CSIU Portal provides parent/guardian/student access to grades and a variety of other student-related information.  To access the Portal, use the corresponding links in the Shortcuts section to the left or click HERE.

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    Student Transportation Forms
    There is a significant change to the transportation provided by the Punxsutawney Area School District for students that ride different buses on bus passes. Click here to download and print copies of the Student Transportation Form, Alternative Bus Stop Request Form and Daily Bus Pass Form.    
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    Change of Address Form
    In an effort to enhance the safety and security measures the district has in place for our students, address changes will no longer be accepted through phone calls, emails, or personal notes. Please use this link for a copy of the Punxsutawney Area SchoolDistrict Change of Address Form.

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    Community Links and Parent Resources
    Look for the COMMUNITY channel at the top of this page to visit two new pages designed for parents, students, and visitors to our community!  The Community Links page gives you shortcuts to some of our local organizations and attractions.  You can also access this page by clicking HEREThe Parent Resources page provides links to various online sources that parents can use to help their students with homework, provide extra practice at home, or explore other learning opportunities.  This page can also be accessed by clicking HERE.   

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