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631 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724-941-6251
Fax: 724-941-6565
Senior athletes in front of the school Students watches her robot on the course she coded. Students cut the ribbon at Coffee Tree Roasters. Students with Halloween crafts Room 100 performs on stage at PTHS Students during red ribbon week. Kids tour a fire truck. Race winners from PTMS Senior James Wang (violin) and junior Anne Chang (viola) National Merit Commended Students PTHS National Merit Semifinalists
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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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US News Rankings US News Rankings
U.S. News & World Report recently ranked the Best Pennsylvania Elementary and Middle Schools with Bower Hill Elementary ranking 2nd in the state and Pleasant Valley ranking 3rd among 1607 elementary schools in the Commonwealth. Peters Township Middle School ranked 13th overall among the 877 middle schools in Pennsylvania.

National Merit Semi Finalists National Merit Semifinalists
Five students from PTHS have been named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Seniors Jackson Busche, Caleb Eynon, Wenhan Lu, Robyn Strazisar and James Wang are among the less than 1 percent of U.S. high school seniors nationwide to earn this honor.

Staying Healthy Together Staying Healthy Together
As we get ready for the new school year, the District will share resources and provide information related to our goal of Staying Healthy Together! Visit our website to learn more!

School Closings and Delays: Communication Information - photo of school buss with snow flakes in the background School Closing and Delay Communications
With the arrival of winter weather, we wanted to remind parents of the procedures and schedules the District will follow in the event of a closing or delay of school. Please read the procedures carefully as the availability of Remote Instruction has expanded the instructional opportunities available to our students on inclement weather days.

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!
Upcoming Events
School Board Re-Organization Meeting
Monday, December 6, 2021
Education Committee Meeting
Monday, December 13, 2021
Winter Break, No School
Thursday, December 23, 2021
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Our Mission Statement

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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