Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 18
Cha Ching
Cha-Ching Teen Savers Club
Save Day @ Penn Middle
Tuesday, September 23
P.T.O. Club Sign-Ups
Students will sign up for their choice of a club during lunch period.
Progress Notices
Mid-point Progress Notices - Parents may choose to receive their child's Progress Notice by one of the following methods:  logging into the Parent Portal of PowerSchool, receiving an electronic notification from PowerSchool, or receiving a paper notice.  To receive an electronic notification, parents must have a PowerSchool account set up. Once the account is set up, the parent must designate what type of information to be sent electronically (summary of grades, details of class assignments/grades, etc.) and the frequency of delivery (once a week, bi-weekly, etc.).  
For any problems setting up the PowerSchool account, please contact Beverly Formato at 724-744-4496.
In order to receive a paper copy of the progress notice, please contact the school office at 724-744-4431.  Thank you.
Wednesday, September 24
P.T.O. Club Sign-Ups
Students will sign up for their choice of a club during lunch period.
Thursday, September 25
P.T.O. Club Sign-Ups
Students will sign up for their choice of a club during lunch period.
Tuesday, September 30
Wednesday, October 1
Parent club volunteers must be present at 9am for a mandatory meeting.

Penn Middle News

Attached is a PTO membership form. Please fill it out and have your child turn it into their homeroom teacher.

14-15 PTO Membership Form.pdf
Cha-Cing Teen Savers Club

Save Day Penn Middle
2014-2015 School Year

Thursday, Sept 18
Thursday, Oct 23
Thursday, Nov 20
Thursday, Dec 18
Thursday, Jan 22
Thursday, Feb 19
Thursday, Mar 19
Thursday, Apr 23


Parents, please check out our K-8 music site for the latest in our music department!!!

Music Website

PT Kids Got Talent Show: 

The Show is Saturday, January 24th.  Dress Rehearsal is Friday, January 23rd.  Auditions for middle school students are on WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29, starting at 6pm at TRAFFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL.  You must email Amy Kelly (kellya@penntrafford.org) for an audition time.

PT's Got Talent


Take your family to dinner and support McCullough Cub Scouts Pack 203:

Hoss's Community Night
Tues, Sept 23

Please print the attached flier and present it during your visit.

Thank you for your cooperation!!


THIS FRIDAY IS THE LAST DAY TO TURN IN YOUR 50 BOX TOPS TO RECEIVE A FREE KONA ICE!! Make sure your name and homeroom is on the bag and place them in the box by the main office!!    

PTO is bringing the KONA ICE TRUCK to Penn Middle!  Place 50 box tops in a ziplock bag with your name and homeroom number on it and place it in the boxtops box by the main office by Sept. 19.  If you do, you will receive a FREE Kona Ice compliments of the PTO! 
PTO Kona Ice.pdf

Daily Announcements

Please review our breakfast and lunch menus by clicking on the below link.

click here

Athletic Dismissals for 9/19/14
7/8 Boys Football - 3:00 pm
7/8 Girls Soccer - 2:51 pm 
7/8 Boys Soccer - 2:51 pm
7/8 B/G Cross Country - 2:51 pm

Don't forget to view

(click here)

Newly Posted Flyers:
PTARC Dog-Gone Good Day - flier/registration form
PTAE Fall 2014
Magee Womens Girls on the Run
Alison's Biondi's Gymnastics
Cha-Ching Teen Savers Club
Children's Health & Safety Expo
Family Fun & Fitness

Westmoreland County Reality Tour
(click here)

From The Counselor

If you have any questions, need help and/or advice, please stop by Room 111 to see me or contact me, Ms. Sherman, School Counselor.  


Visit my guidance web page for additional information.


because school begins!  Remember, start off on the right foot by following these important Study Skills Tips to help you stay cool and calm.
Study Skill Tips.pdf