Fall Picture Day
** Fall School Picture Day will be on Monday, November 1st
** Fall Picture Retake Day will be on Thursday, December 2nd
In Andy Cunningham’s academic literacy class, students always get the final word. Proof lines one wall of his Park Forest Middle School room. A blackboard as colorful as a flower garden presents a vivid mosaic of dictionary heavyweights such as “miasmic” and “gossamer” — written, often in whimsical script, by students.
On Sept. 13, the Board of Directors approved the filling of three State High administrative positions. Brett Wilson shifted from being an assistant principal to the associate principal role, and teachers Jackie Saylor and Danielle Ambrosia are now assistant principals.
Park Forest Elementary’s Vivian Petrich has proved that, in the right hands, writing an award-winning children’s book can be child’s play. Her book, A Salt Shaker Named Pepper, topped the field in the WQED-sponsored PBS KIDS Writers Contest’s second-grade category.
On Aug. 24, the district welcomed nearly 7,000 students at 11 schools to kick off the year with smiles and high expectations. Recognizing that some students, after a year of learning altered by the pandemic, will need extra assistance, we added academic and social-emotional resources.
Ferguson Township Elementary School
215 West Pine Grove Road
P. O. Box 237
Pine Grove Mills, PA 16868-0237
Office Hours: 7:15 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
School Hours: 8:10 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Safe at School (SAS): 814-235-4555
Shelly Buckholtz, Principal, email@example.com
Trish Storch, Building Secretary, firstname.lastname@example.org
Leslie Specht, Attendance Secretary, email@example.com