Principal's Message

Penn-Trafford High School Introduces One to One Chromebook Initiative

 Chromebook Letter To Parents







Incoming Freshman and New Student Orientation will be held in the High School Auditorium on Monday, August 21, 2017 at 6:30. 

Important information regarding Senior Portraits for the 2018 Yearbook
Senior Yearbook Portraits
PT Photo Guidelines 2018 

Head Start at Sunrise Elementary School:
Free Quality Educational Program for Ages 3-5 Monday-Friday/6 Hours Per Day
Click here for more information and sign up sheet 

Penn-Trafford High School  (Student Literary Magazine)  "Traces". 

VIEW:    "Traces"


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  • PTHS Gymnasium and Athletic Event Security
    This is a reminder that no outside food or drink is permitted in the gym or any other athletic venue.  Penn-Trafford reserves the right to search any bags that come into the gymnasium or other athletic event.  These measures are in place for the safety of all of our participants and spectators. Thank you for your cooperation.

Commemorative Tile Order

The Penn-Trafford School District is offering a very unique opportunity for families, students, clubs, teams, organizations, and community groups! We are offering personalized commemorative tiles for purchase that will be permanently displayed in two of the renovation phases at the high school; the athletic annex and the auditorium entrance. Each tile will be 6 x 6 inch squares with full color designs and personalization. Each tile will be $100. Logos are available for sports, music related items, special interests, as well as the Warrior Head,the warrior shield, and arrow. If you have a specific company logo that you’d like to use, please provide a vector image of the logo (.eps, .pdf, .ai).
 Tile Order Form 

Upcoming Events

  • Orientation - 6:30 pm

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  • In-Service Day - No School

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  • In-Service Day - No School

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  • First Day of School

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  • No School

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  • Labor Day - No School

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  • School Pictures Day

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  • Senior Portrait Makeup Day

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PT Summer Academy

 2017 PT SUMMER ACADEMY offers students from the Penn-Trafford School District and students from other school districts the opportunity to enroll in enrichment summer school courses. Depending on the course, students may be instructed through a blended learning format, which includes face-to-face instruction as well as an online format.  The utilizing the Internet will afford each student a more personalized learning experience.   Students are provided control over the time, place, path, and/or pace of his or her learning.  Depending on the course the students chooses to enroll in, college credits maybe available through LaRoche College and/or Mt. Aloysius College.  Below are the links that describe each course being offered at Penn-Trafford HS. Any questions or concerns please contact Greg Capoccioni by email at or by phone, 724-744-4471.                 

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2017 Summer Academy Enrollment Form                                        

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS                                                                                         

College Dual Enrollment World Literature and Political Science Flyer                                
World Literature Syllabus


Political Science Syllabus  

Cartooning Class Poster 
Cartooning Description 

 Food Chemistry Poster 
Food Chemistry Description

Physical Education 

Health Brochure Flyer 
Health Expectations

Behind The Wheel Additional Form

Drivers Ed Theory Brochure 

SAT Bootcamp Flyer

SAT Bootcamp Brochure

2017 Terms and Conditions



Student Parking Information

Parking passes will be available for pick-up on Wednesday, August 16th any time after 8:00 am in the Athletic Office for those who have already registered on Family ID. Please bring a valid drivers license and payment (if necessary) to receive your pass. Thank you.

Back Pack Program

Back to school shopping?  As you back to school shop. please consider purchasing a gift card to Sam's Club, Wal-Mart, or Giant Eagle or food to donate to the Backpacks-to-go program.
Back Pack Program Letter