PT STEAM ACADEMY

The PT STEAM Academy will inspire a passion using hands-on lessons designed to excite and engage the mind. Our summer camps provide the opportunity for children to explore the wonders of STEAM in a friendly, curious, and exciting atmosphere. From managing fun experiments to participating in mind-blowing activities, students will come away inspired. Summer camps are open to all students enrolled in the Penn-Trafford School District.

CAMP DATES
GRADE
(entering
Fall 2016)
It's Only Rocket Science June 6-9 6-8
Fashion Design
June 6-9
 6-8
VEX Robot & Programming Games    
June 13-16
 6-8
Fairy Tales
June 13-16
 2-4
Track It Math
June 20-23
 3-6
Mad Scientist Lab 1-3
June 27-30
 1-3
Mad Scientist Lab
June 27-30
 4-6
Environmental Camp June 27-30
 5-8
Girls in Engineering
July 11-14
 6-9
Storm The Castle July 11-14
 4-7
Computer Gaming Camp
July 18-21
 6-8
Krazy Contraption
July 18-21
 5-8
LEGO Robots/K'NEX Academy
August 8-11
 3-6

Payment
All payments must be paid in full by the first scheduled day of camp. There will be no refunds after the first day of the scheduled camp. To receive a refund, a letter must be submitted stating the name and date of the camp.    

Eligibility
STEAM camps are available to PT and Non-PT Students.  There is limited seating ability. The classes are on a first come first serve basis. Once camp seating has been filled students will be placed on a waiting list.

Complete the registration form below. Bring the completed form, along with payment (check or money order) to the school office or mail the necessary items to the address below. Check or money order for camps should be made payable to the PT Academy

REGISTRATION FORM

Any questions or concerns please contact Mr. Capoccioni at:
capoccionig@penntrafford.org

Penn-Trafford High School
PT Academy
3381 Route 130
Harrison City, PA 15636

Student Arrival/Dismissal Procedure

Student Arrival/Dismissal Procedures: click here

Daily Announcements

Grading Periods / Report Cards

End of 1st 9 weeks:  October 29, 2015
Progress notices:  September 29, 2015
Report cards:  November 6, 2015

End of 2nd 9 weeks:  January 15, 2016
Progress notices:  December 7, 2015
Report cards:  January 22, 2016

End of 3rd 9 weeks:  March 21, 2016
Progress notices:  February 18, 2016
Report cards:  April 1, 2016

End of 4th 9 weeks:  May 27, 2016
Progress notices:  April 27, 2016
Report cards:  June 2, 2016

Early Dismissal Schedule

High School   12:25 pm
Middle School     1:00 pm
Elementary     1:35 pm



Kindergarten Transition into Penn-Trafford
We would like to potentially welcome your child into Kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year. Entering Kindergarten is an exciting time for both you and your child! Our district Transition Team plans some FUN activities and events that will assist you and your child in the transition to Kindergarten.

With your registration, you will “book” your child a trip on the PT Transition Train! You will receive a magnet that reminds you to “Hop Aboard” the various transition activities the district offers, along with listing the dates of these important events.  Information Letter


HARRISON PARK ELEMENTARY GIVES THANKS

As the holidays approach, we reflect and give thanks for our students, parents, teachers and staff who make Harrison Park a wonderful place for our children to be inspired.  We especially thank the following families and companies who made generous contributions, which enable us to further enrich our students in the areas of reading, science, technology, engineering, math, and so much more.  Our students are growing, learning and exceeding our expectations all because of you! Thanks again.

Donors:
The Bender Family

Cleveland Price and the Heller Family

Giant Eagle

Graziano Family

Home Depot

Local Boy Scout and Girl Scout Troops

PPG and the Coles Family

PPG and the Martin Family

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. and the Fetsick Family

The Sir Louis Family

The Stull Family

Target

Turner Dairy

Walmart

 

Upcoming Events

Thursday, February 11
PTO Meeting and Baby Sitting Library and Room 14
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Contact: Beth Biroscak

Friday, February 12
Spring Fundraiser Orders Due Today

Valentine's Day Classroom Parties
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM

Monday, February 15
No School - 2nd Make-Up Day
Mon, Feb 22 - Fri, Feb 26
Kindergarten Registration Round 2
Contact:  Sandi Socrates at 724-744-2161