Summer Food Service Program
Free summer lunch for kids at the Punxsutawney High School cafeteria. June 4 through August 26, 2015. Hours: 11:00am to 1:00pm. Free to anyone age 18 and under. Food that's in when school is out.
|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.
The latest edition of the Punxsutawney Area School District's newsletter, PASD Digest, is now available online! PASD Digest includes a message from our Superintendent and articles about exciting things going on in our schools! To download a copy (PDF), click here: PASD Digest Spring 2015 You can also access this edition and past newsletters by clicking on the COMMUNITY channel at the top of the District homepage and then clicking on the NEWSLETTER page.
PASD Digest, Spring 2015
Get Text Alerts on Your Phone!
The Punxsutawney Area School District uses SchoolReach for school delay/closing notifications as well as for attendance and other important notification events. PLEASE NOTE: registered users from LAST SCHOOL YEAR will be cleared from the system. If you wish to receive text alerts again this year, you will need to REREGISTER for the 2015-2016 school year! Click HERE for more important details and to reregister.
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.
School Reach Parent Center
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 new Student Transportation Form, Alternative Bus Stop Request Form and Daily Bus Pass Form.
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.
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 HERE. The 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.
Dr. Wolfe has added a set of links to his welcome page in an effort to give community members another opportunity to share thoughts, concerns, and suggestions on how we can improve our educational system. Please click HERE to visit his page and provide your input. You will need to first register as a user with our website.
PASD Featured in Documentaries
The Punxsutawney Area School District was recently featured in a series of documentaries by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. These documentaries highlighted our District's successful implementation of the Classrooms for the Future Initiative and the continued development of technology in education. You can view these documentaries by clicking HERE.