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631 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724-941-6251
Fax: 724-941-6565
Rachel's Challenge speaker with the students at bower hill Staff members stand showing their Rachel's Challenge shirts Students dancing while teacher plays music. Students line up to test their catapults. Kids arrive at Pleasant Valley on the first day of school Mr. Bushmire talks with his class Students give the thumbs up on the first day of school Mr. Kuhn talks with his students Students put supplies in their cubbies at school Mrs. Barry talks with her class on the first day
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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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Email envelope with red x Not getting District emails?
The District has become aware of a number of parents with Verizon email accounts who are not receiving District emails despite having an accurate address in the student database. The Verizon servers are blocking the emails once they leave our system. If you have a Verizon account and have not been receiving messages from the District, please click Read More for a link to a survey to complete.
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Are you ready for Rachel's Challenge? Rachel's Challenge
This fall, PTSD will introduce Rachel’s Challenge to our community. Rachel’s Challenge exists to equip and inspire individuals to replace acts of violence, bullying, and negativity with acts of respect, kindness, and compassion. Are you ready for the challenge?
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contract with pen for signature PTSD Extends Teachers' Contract
The Peters Township School District and Peters Township Federation of Teachers (PTFT) have reached an agreement that will extend the current contract until June 30, 2024. The new contract has been approved by both the PTFT and the Board of School Directors at their meetings on Monday, September 17, 2018.  In the new agreement, teachers will see a $1,400 salary increase annually, effective for the 2021-2022 school year. In addition, the new agreement includes changes in health care that financially benefit the District while maintaining quality healthcare options for the staff.
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Mark McFarlin in the library PTHS National Merit Semifinalist
Congratulations to PTHS senior Mark McFarlin who has been named a semifinalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
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The safety of our students is a responsibility that we all share. To that end, we now offer a new Safe Schools Online Tip Form where students and parents can submit alerts to their building administration and counseling office regarding bullying incidents, threats, or drug and alcohol related incidents. 
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Online Forms for Parent Emergency Card Data Online Forms for Parent Emergency Card Data
As the new school year begins, parents are required to update or verify all family contact information via InfoSnap. By entering your information in this way, parents can ensure n accurate and timely update to contact changes now and throughout the school year. 
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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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Community Email Sign-Up for School District News Community Email Sign-Up for School District News
Community members who do not have children in our school, but want to stay in touch with school activities and events may now sign up for District email news! Just visit the District Email News Link during our email enrollment period from now until October 1, 2018 and add your name and email to the list.
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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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Upcoming Events
Sep
24
Policy Committee Meeting
Monday, September 24, 2018
Oct
15
Regular School Board Meeting
Monday, October 15, 2018
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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
Township
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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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