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264 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724.941.6250
Fax: 724.942.0915
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Counseling Services

Welcome to PTHS Counseling!!

Our Mission

The mission of the Peters Township High School Counseling Program is to provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program addressing the personal/social, academic and career development of all students. School counselors are professional student advocates who provide support to maximize student potential and academic achievement. In partnership with other educators, parents or guardians and the community, school counselors assist all students in realizing their abilities, interests, and goals as they transition through the educational process to become successful members of society and life-long learners.
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Counseling Office News
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College Financial Aid & FAFSA Overview Night @ PT Public Library
Held at the PT Public Library on October 1, 2019 between 6:30 & 8:00 pm. Registration required.   
FAFSA Completion Night @PTHS
One hour time slots will be available from 4:30 - 7:30 on October 3, 2019. A representative from PHEAA will be available during those time slots to help parents with completion of the FAFSA and answer your financial aid questions! 
2019 College Fair @ Cool Springs
 Held October 8, 2019 at Cool Spring Sports Complex. 
South Hills Trade Show @ PTHS
Great opportunity to learn more about the trades and talk to professionals in a variety of fields. Takes place Oct 16, 2019 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. South Hills Trade Show '19 Flyer 
Scheduled for the morning of October 16, 2019 for all 10th & 11th graders. 
PSAT 8/9 Information
Scheduled for the morning of October 16, 2019 for all 9th graders. 
Workshop Wednesday
Did you know that you can get help with college applications, resumes, Naviance, college essays & interviews during all lunch periods on Wednesdays?

Contact the Department

The school counselors are available to students & parents in the counseling office every day during school hours as well as immediately before & after school. Scheduled appointments are encouraged; please contact one of the support staff listed below to request an appointment. The office is open daily from 7AM to 3PM. 
Phone: 724-941-6250 
Fax: 724-942-3863
Mrs. Leyna Steffen, Dean of College & Career Readiness, x5213
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Counseling Department Support Staff

Counseling Full-Time Secretary
724-941-6250 x5213 
Counseling Part-Time Secretary
724-941-6250 x5518

Social Worker & School Psychologist

Social Worker 
724-941-6250 x5398
School Psychologist 
724-941-6251 x3328 
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Alumni Transcript Requests
Requests for alumni transcipts must be done by e-mail.  
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PT High School
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264 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724.941.6250
Fax: 724.942.0915
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