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Peters
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631 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724-941-6251
Fax: 724-941-6565
A student is the "I" in the word KIND. Students doing a science experiment at Bower Hill Students in music class at PV Students raise their hands to answer a question in class. Students in front of a Mini-mall sign. Materials scientist at McMurray meets with 4th grade students. Construction photo of the new high school cafeteria. Students who were selected as national merit semi-finalists. Rachels Challenge speaker at PTMS Buzzer Bee at the 20th birthday party. Counselors hand out PT gear as prizes.
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Welcome to Peters Township School District! Every day we welcome more than 4,300 students into our classrooms to challenge and support their efforts in academics, activities and athletics. While we are widely known for our academic achievements across the state, the success of our students goes well beyond those statistics. Our dedicated and experienced staff seeks to have a positive impact on the lives of each student during their time in Peters Township – with each student we reach, we are making our mark.
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PTHS Presents CLUE onstage PTHS Presents CLUE: October 25 & 26
Peters Township High School proudly presents our fall play CLUE on Friday, October 25th at 7pm, Saturday, October 26th at 2pm and 7pm. See all of your favorite CLUE board game characters come to life for this family-friendly who dunnit mystery directed by Kelly Barefoot and Gina Duffy! Tickets are $5 for students and senior citizens and $10 for adults and are sold only at the door.
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AP Scholars 2019 AP Scholar Awards
Peters Township High School students continue to receive national recognition for their outstanding performance on the Advanced Placement exams. Not only do these students challenge themselves in taking the exams, but 205 students have earned AP Scholar Awards for their performance in 2019.
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Are you ready for Rachel's Challenge? Rachel's Challenge
Peters Township School District is proud to continue our Rachel’s Challenge Program for the 2019-2020 school year. As many of you know, last year we introduced this important initiative to our students and community and Peters Township eagerly embraced this effort at all grade levels. As we begin a new school year, we invite our entire community to a Rachel’s Challenge Community Event on Tuesday, September 10th at 6:30 p.m. in the Peters Township High School Auditorium.
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ALICE Training - image of school lockers Safety Training for PT Parents
Each year we offer parents the opportunity to learn more about the ALICE Safety Program, not only to better discuss school safety with their children, but to have an understanding of ALICE as many parents are frequent volunteers and visitors to our schools. This fall, parents have two choices to attend -  Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. or Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. To help us plan for the event, please click to register for the training.
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PT Ranks #1 in the State on PSSAs Peters Township Ranks #1 in the State
For 2018, the District ranked #1 in the State in PSSA scores, combined all grades/all subjects. The High School ranked second in the State for Keystone exams, all subjects combined. The rankings include the 778 districts and charter schools in Commonwealth. CLICK HERE for all the details!
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Planning for the Future: New PTHS Planning for the Future: New PTHS
Learn more about the plan for the future for the new Peters Township High School - the history of the project, current updates and ways you can stay connected. Visit our New PTHS Project page.
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District Highlights from School Board Meetings Monthly Highlights
At each month's Board Meeting we celebrate accomplishments throughout the District in the areas of academics, the arts, athletics, character education and leadership. This slide show begins each meeting - take a look!
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Safe2Say Something in Peters Twp. Safe2Say Something in PT
This week, Peters Township joins with the 778 school districts and charter schools across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to launch Safe2Say Something (S2SS). This anonymous reporting system teaches students in grades 7-12, teachers and administrators how to recognize warning signs and signals, especially within social media, of individuals who may be a threat to themselves or others and Say Something to a trusted adult OR use the S2SS anonymous reporting system.
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Attention Parent Volunteers Attention Parent Volunteers!
The District strongly supports the involvement of parents in our schools. State law requires voluntteers to have the necessary legal clearances on file with the District. To make this process easier for our parents, we have created a Volunteer Page for the District website that will walk parents through this process. Also provided is a list of current approved volunteers along with the date their clearances expire. Please note that 2019 marks the five year anniversay of law and many parent clearances are expiring.  Visit for more information.www.ptsd.k12.pa.us/Volunteers.aspx 
Upcoming Events
Oct
21
Regular School Board Meeting
Monday, October 21, 2019
Oct
23
End of First Grade Period
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Oct
24
Parent Conferences, No School for Students
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Oct
25
Inservice/Clerical, No School for Students
Friday, October 25, 2019
Nov
1
Report Card Day
Friday, November 1, 2019
Nov
5
Peters Township Character Counts Meeting
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Nov
18
Regular School Board Meeting
Monday, November 18, 2019
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Peters Township School District will promote academic excellence, build leadership, and inspire character as a prominent Pennsylvania School District measured by state and national standards.
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Peters
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Peters Township School District
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631 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724-941-6251
Fax: 724-941-6565
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