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264 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724.941.6250
Fax: 724.942.0915
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Addams Family logo image The Addams Family at PTHS
Join us as PTHS Presents... The Addams Family, directed by Ray Cygrymus. Performances will take place on March 14th-17th, 2019, Thurs-Sat at 7pm Sunday at 2pm. Tickets are $15adults/$10students. Tickets are available beginning 2/14 at: http://pths.ticketleap.com/addams 
Senior Mark McFarlin PTHS National Merit Finalist
Peters Township High School senior Mark McFarlin has been named a Finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Mark is among an elite group of students from across the nation being considered for these scholarships. He will be notified this spring if he is selected for one of the scholarships. Finalists are selected on the basis of their skills, accomplishments, and potential for success in rigorous college studies. 
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. 
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! 
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. 
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? 
Clock Revised Start Time for PTHS Effective Sept. 10
After monitoring District-wide routes and run times, it is clear that some adjustments are necessary. Next week, the High School start and dismissal times will be adjusted by 10 minutes. This adjustment will allow High School students to dismiss 10 minutes earlier while still maintaining the benefits of the later bus pick-up times. Click the headline for more details.
2018-2019 Parking Applications image 2018-2019 Parking Applications
PTHS will begin accepting parking applications for the 2018-2019 school year starting Thursday, June 7, 2018 during lunch periods. Completed parking applications should be returned to Ms. Riberich in the main office.  Click the headline to download a parking application. 
School Closings and Delays: Communication Information - photo of school buss with snow flakes in the background School Closing and Delay Communications
As a reminder for parents, school closings and delays will be communicated in a variety of ways. The District utilizes the School Messenger parent notification system to alert families to changes in our schedule via phone and email. The alerts are also posted on local television news stations, the District website and facebook page.  
Planning for the Future: New PTHS image 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.  

About Our School

The Peters Township High School provides an outstanding educational experience for students in Grades 9 - 12.

Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Peters Township High School is to ensure that all students receive the highest quality education delivered by an excellent staff making full use of resources so that students may become contributing members of society and lifelong learners.

Our School Hours

School Day Hours: 7:35 am to 2:25 pm 

High School Office Hours: 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. 

Phone: 724-941-6250


Welcome Back!
Honor Roll
Yearbook Info for Seniors
Senior Photos and Ads
Senior Photos offered August 8 and 9 (senior makeup day 9/12)
PTHS Dress Code
Upcoming Events
KhanQuest Competition
Mon Feb 11 2019
to Thu Mar 7 2019
HS Library Arts Cafe
Mon Mar 4 2019
to Fri Mar 8 2019
Character Counts Meeting
Tue Mar 5 2019
Technology Day
Fri Mar 8 2019
SAT Test
Sat Mar 9 2019
PTSA Meeting
Thu Mar 14 2019
Spring Musical
Thu Mar 14 2019
to Sat Mar 16 2019

Executive Council Request Form

If you are interested in proposing an idea or having audience with the Executive Council of Student Leaders here at PTHS, you will need to complete this form.  FORM (click link)
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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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