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Parents and Guardians,

Here is a listing of events in our last 2 weeks.

May 14 & 15 - All Algebra students will take the State Keystone Exam.  This will be in the morning from approximately 8:15 to 11:15 am.  The students will be given a breakfast snack and drink prior to the test.  If your son or daughter is taking this exam, please make sure he or she is on time and well rested.  

May 16 - 7th-grade tour of CWCTC - All 7th-grade students will tour the Central Westmoreland Career & Technology Center in either the morning or afternoon.  The students will see each of the shops offered.  Tech is a terrific option for all students, the opportunity for our students and their futures is excellent.  Please email Mrs. Wentroble ( if you have any questions.

May 17 - 8th-Grade Farewell (all day) - 8th-graders will have a movie in the morning and carnival games & a dance in the afternoon.

May 20 - PSSA Reward Day

May 21- Bushy Run 5K - Students will run or walk a 5 Kilometer course at Bushy Run Battlefield.  There is an AM (6th & half of 7th) and a PM group (other half of 7th & 8th).

May 22 - 6th-grade Spelling Bee PM

May 23 - AM 6th-grade Know-Bowl       PM-Yearbook Dance (contact Miss Wagner, we have extra for sale -

May 24 - LAST DAY - Early Dismissal Schedule at 1 pm


As we close out the school year, I want to THANK all the teachers, staff, parents, and students for an excellent year.


As always, please contact me if you have any questions or concerns about these last two weeks.  If you have questions about the next school year, I ask you to contact me after June 1.


Jim Simpson