Penn-Trafford Students Compete at USA Hockey Nationals (4-26-21)
PT Students Compete in Vocal and Dance Competition (4-26-21)
Plants Are Classroom Measurement Subjects (4-23-21)
Students Pledge to Protect Our Planet (4-23-21)
Sudadi Wins National Merit Broadridge Scholarship (4-22-21)
Pleasant Weather Enables Use of Outdoor Classroom (4-22-21)
Second Graders Author Book (4-21-21)
Second-Graders Show Their Spirit (4-21-21)
Mrs. Karrie Gutwald’s second-grade students at Sunrise Estates Elementary School dressed with much enthusiasm during a recent Spirit Week at the school. Every day had a different theme.
Penn-Trafford Students Attend FBLA State Conference (4-20-21)
FOURTH GRADERS Tackle ‘Comic and Storyboard Writing’ Project (4-20-21)
Students Enjoy ‘Easter Bunny Escape Room’ (4-19-21)
Prior to their spring break in early April, students in Mrs. Amy Babik’s second-grade class at McCullough Elementary School participated in an ‘Easter Bunny Escape Room’. Students used their knowledge of three-digit addition and subtraction to solve clues and escape from math class. The winners were Garrett Cass, Connor Stewart, and Mathis Kline.
Second Graders Compete in ‘Measure-A-Thon’ (4-19-21)
Students Take the Egg Drop Challenge (4-16-21)
Mrs. Karrie Gutwald’s second grade students at Sunrise Estates Elementary School completed an Egg Drop Challenge in early April. The students were each given materials with which to design a device that would hold an egg and protect it when dropped from varying heights. The materials included paper cups, pipe cleaners, a coffee filter, string, masking tape, popsicle sticks, cotton balls, and swabs. The object of the challenge was to have an unbroken egg at the end of the lesson.
Library Acquires “Who’s That?” Books (4-16-21)
Students Learn About Rocket Science (4-15-21)
Penn-Trafford Offers Good Luck Wishes (4-14-21)
Sunrise Classroom Gains Flexible Seating (4-14-21)
“The students were so excited when I pulled the seats out of the box,” said Mrs. Lebe. “They couldn't wait to try them out. They love the dot spots and how colorful they are! We are so grateful for getting our grant funded and receiving these items!”
Media and Literacy Internship Students Complete Impact Project (4-13-21)
Grants Help Equip Classroom (4-13-21)
Bench Dedicated at Penn-Trafford Baseball Field (4-12-21)
Students Wear Yellow to Support Classmate (4-12-21)
Level Green Elementary School designated April 9, 2021 as a day to wear yellow and show support for Oliver Tester, a kindergarten student who was recently diagnosed with high grade soft tissue sarcoma (a form of cancer). Students and staff came to school in a sea of yellow and raised over $2,000 in donations towards Oli’s medical expenses.
Penn-Trafford Names April “Students of the Month” (4-12-21)
Students Take A Virtual Field Trip to Carnegie Museum of Natural History (4-8-21)
PT’s Mills Earns Spot in All-State Chorus (4-7-21)
PT Student Spearheads a Pet Supply Collection (4-7-21)
“My project is not going to make up for all of the fundraisers lost, but I hope that through this project I can provide them and the animals with some relief,” commented Alyssa. Alyssa will attend Gannon University next year to study Occupational Therapy.