There is an early dismissal on Thursday, April 2. No school on Friday, April 3, or Monday, April 6. Enjoy the Easter holiday!
Athletics Special Announcements
Please note the following changes to athletic schedules:
The JV/V Baseball game at home with ECC on March 27 is postponed and rescheduled for April 16 at home.
The V B&G Track meet on March 28 at the Knoch Relays has been changed from a 9:00 am start to a 11:00 am start time.
|Kindergarten Orientation & Registration|
An evening orientation is being planned to prepare parents for registering their child for Kindergarten 2015. Parents and/or family members of a prospective Kindergarten student that will turn 5 years of age before June 1, 2015, are invited to attend a brief, but very informative orientation meeting on Wednesday, April 15th, at the Punxsutawney Middle School Cafeteria. The orientation is scheduled to begin at 6:00 pm. For more information, click on the link below and download the flier!
Summer Maintenance Help - $7.25/hr.
Must be enrolled in a an accredited post secondary education program. Applicants should submit in one envelope, a letter of interest, Punxsutawney Area School District application (can be found on PASD's website www.punxsy.k12.pa.us), and three signed letters of recommendation less than one year old to: Susan Robertson, Business Administrator, Punxsutawney Area School District, 475 Beyer Avenue, Punxsutawney, PA 15767 by 3:30 on April 3, 2015. Act 24, 34, 114, 126, 151, and 168 clearances, physical and pre-employment drug test will be required if hired.
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 2014-2015 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.
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM WE Swim Night - Rotation #2 make up night
10:25 AM Report Card Distribution