Hour of Code
Students across Penn Cambria School District will be participating in the nationwide Hour of Code activities in December. The Hour of Code is an initiative by Computer Science Education Week and Code.org to introduce students to computer science and computer programming. Click on the link below to learn how you can also participate in these activities with your child at home.
Sign Up for Text Alerts from local news stations
When Penn Cambria has a Cancelation or Delay, we relay the information to the local TV Stations. Both WJAC out of Johnstown, PA and WTAJ out of Altoona PA offer Text Alerts for News and Weather Alerts.
PCHS Paint-The-Plow Project
Check out the PCHS Paint-the-Plow project on our website. Visit PennDOT’s Facebook page to see the entry created by our students and watch for the PC plow on our roadways this winter!
Penn Cambria Football Stadium Entrance
Starting with the 2016 football season, we will be changing one entrance into the stadium. People will no longer be entering the gate by the restrooms. You will be entering the gate where the ambulance enters. You will still be purchasing tickets at the same two booths.
PCSD Wins Literacy Award
Penn Cambria School District was named a 2016 Innovation Incentive Award Winner for our efforts to improve and sustain literacy achievement through the Keystones to Opportunity grant program. Congratulations to our students and our staff for all of their work!
2016-17 Penn Cambria Bus Runs (pdf)
The link below is from Wilkinson Bus Lines for the 2016-17 School Year Bus Routes. You can reach Wilkinson Bus Lines at (814)886-4600.
Student Registration for Penn Cambria School District
Central Registration for Penn Cambria School District will be located at the Administrative Office 201 6th Street Cresson, PA, starting June 3, 2016.
It's On Us PA
Governor Wolf has launched the “It’s On Us PA” campaign inviting all Pennsylvanians to play a role in ending sexual assault. The campaign specifically aims to bring together college and university presidents, superintendents, administrators, teachers, students, families, and community members to reframe the conversation around sexual violence and pledge to be part of the solution. If you are interested in signing the pledge, please click the link below or visit https://www.governor.pa.gov/its-on-us/.
Manage your Childs Breakfast and Lunch Account - My School Account
Monitor your children’s lunchtime purchases, track what your children have been eating for the past 30 days, make deposits directly into their meal accounts, and have an email reminder sent to you when an account balance gets low. Student debit account deposits can be made through ACH payments. Each child’s account will be updated nightly so that account balance information and payments will be current as of the following day.
K-12 Voluntary Student Accident Insurance (pdf)
Superintendent William Marshall - Intro Letter
2015-2018 Special Education Plan (pdf)
The Penn Cambria Special Education plan was presented to the PCSD Board of Education on March 17,2015. If you have questions or comments regarding this plan, please contact the Special Education office at 814-886-4785.
Online Gradebook Access
Parent access to the MMS Gradebook program for PCMS and PCHS is now available! Click on the MMS Gradebook link for directions to access this system.
Due to increased congestion in the area, Cresson Borough will be strictly enforcing the No Parking restrictions along 4th street adjacent to the stadium both during athletic events and during the school day.
We remind our students, community members and fans that to avoid the fines associated with illegal parking along 4th Street please park elsewhere during school hours and at after-school events utilizing the stadium and auditorium.
4Sight Pennsylvania Benchmark Assessment
Students in grades three through eight will be participating in the Pennsylvania 4Sight Pennsylvania Benchmark Assessment program during the school year.
Jobulator for Subs using Aesop
This new product is a computer widget that was designed to notify substitutes of available positions in Aesop right from their desktop. This piece of software alleviates the need to log in to or call Aesop multiple times a day to search for available positions. To learn more about how Jobulator works, please visit www.jobulator.com.