Great kids. Great school. Great community. We’re pretty excited about what goes on here at Port Allegany Elementary and we mean to exercise our bragging rights by telling you all about the great things that our students and staff members accomplish. You’ll also want to check in frequently for important announcements and special event details.
Reading Flash Mob
We will hold a reading flash mob on Friday, September 22, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. on the elementary school front lawn. Anyone who wishes to "drop everything and read" should wear orange and black and bring a favorite book!
Gifted Quiz Bowl and IU9
Enrichment students will participate in the quiz bowl at the IU9 on Friday, September 29, 2017.
WIFI Club will meet Wednesday, October 4, 2017, in The Den from 2:50 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Students who join should be prepared for outdoor weather. Parents should pick up their child at 4:30 p.m.
Fire Prevention Week
The Port Allegany Elementary School will host Fire Prevention Week with the Port Allegany Firehouse from October 9 to October 13, 2017. Our students will learn about fire safety throughout the week, and we invite you to discuss fire prevention with your child.
Make Up Picture Day
Make Up Picture Day is Thursday, October 12, 2017. Pictures for students who were absent on picture day and newly-enrolled students will take photos beginning at 8:30 a.m. Picture orders are due at this time. We will send home order forms with students who are on the retake list. Should you wish to have the photographer take your child's picture again, please notify the office. All students have their photograph in the yearbook. Ordering a package is optional. Thank you for your cooperation.
Teacher In-Service Day
Monday, October 9, 2017 is a teacher in-service day. There is no school for students on this day. School will resume on Tuesday, October 10, 2017.
RIF - Reading is Fun
RIF for first grade students will be held during school on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. SW Smith Library and UGI Utilities sponsor this event collectively.
End of Quarter 1
Wednesday, October 24, 2017, is the end of the first quarter. We will distribute report cards on Friday, November 3, 2017.
Gifted Technology Day
Enrichment students will gather at the IU9 for Technology Day on Thursday, October 26, 2017. This is a learning opportunity we are excited to share with these students.
Elementary Teacher Position Open
The Port Allegany School District is receiving applications for an elementary teacher effective approximately October 10, 2017. This is a permanent, full-time position requiring Pennsylvania elementary education certification. Please see our Human Resources page for more information.