PCMS 2018 Christmas Concert
PCMS Band, Chorus, and Guitar Ensemble performed Christmas songs for friends and family. Great job student performers and teachers Mrs. Show, Mrs. Stombaugh, & Ms. Casey.
Happy Holiday Week
Happy Holiday Week This will be a fun filled week with a daily theme, holiday trivia, traditions from around the world, and prizes!!!!! Monday – Wear RED Tuesday – Wear GREEN Wednesday – Holiday Headwear wear your favorite Santa hat, reindeer or elf headband. Thursday – Jammie Day In honor of the Polar Express wear your best Holiday PJ’s Friday – Ugly Sweater Day wear your “ugliest” holiday sweater and see if you are “unlucky” enough to be in the Fashion Show!!!! **The school dress code must be followed during this week** Thank you to Student Council for making this week possible.
Phone – Technical Issues
We have been experiencing technical issues with our phone system.   At times you may experience static or interference.  We are working with our providers to resolve the issue.  We apologize for the inconvenience.
Student Council Elections
Several students at PCMS were busy campaigning for the Student Council Elections for President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Congratulations to the following students who were elected: President - Xabier Muino Vice President - Brody Long Secretary - Emily Hite Treasurer - Luke Shuagis
SFU Health Fair Day at PCMS
Students 12 Years Old & Under – SFU Athletics Kid’s Club
Accelerated Reader Parent Accounts
The username and password you use to check your child's AR progress have been changed to match the same username and password your child uses. Please ask your child to share this information with you, or contact Mrs. Gibson at the middle school for additional help.
School Supplies Needed for Each Class/Grade Level
Parents: If you wish to purchase school supplies prior to the start of school, below are the materials needed for each class at each grade level. 5th Grade Math: One-Subject notebook, folder, and pencils. ELA: Notebook, two folders, highlighters, and pencils. Science: One-Subject notebook, folder, highlighters, and pencils. SS: One-Subject notebook, folder, highlighter, and pencils. 6th Grade Math: Composition notebook or binder with paper, folder, pencils. ELA: 1" Binder with 5 dividers, loose leaf paper, pencils. Science: Composition notebook or binder with paper, folder, and pencils. SS: One-Subject notebook, pencils, and the following are optional: Colored pencils, 2 different colored highlighters, and fine point sharpie marker. 7th Grade Math: Composition notebook (sewn in pages) or 3-ring binder with paper, glue stick, mechanical pencils, different colored highlighters. ELA: 2" Binder with 5 dividers, highlighter, 2-subject notebook, folder, highlighters, and pencils. Science: Notebook, folders, and pencils. SS: Notebook, Binder with loose leaf paper, folder, and pencils. 8th Grade Math: Notebook, folder, pencils, and calculator is optional. ELA: 1" Binder with loose leaf paper, 2 folders, and pencils. Science: Notebook, folder, and pencils....
Cafeteria Account Reminders
As a reminder, all families with any negative balance on school lunch accounts will receive an automated phone message on Sunday evenings. Please see the link below for information about how to access your online school lunch account, make payments, or view what your child is eating or purchasing. Please contact us at 814-886-7753 x1103 if you have questions or need assistance. Food Services
Informational Announcement
Students are permitted to take backpacks and book bags into classrooms. Teachers may ask students to place bags in a designated location within a room to ease congestion around desks and aisles.
MMS Gradebook
The links for MMS Gradebook have changed as of July 2017! Please update your web links with the ones found by clicking on the MMS Gradebook link. Faculty and students should now use your PC network (Active Directory) user names and passwords to access MMS Gradebook. User names and passwords for parent users did not change.  
Written Excuses Required
All student absences are treated as unlawful until your child’s school receives a written excuse explaining the absence. This excuse must be given to the school office within three days of the absence. Call the school office if you have a question or concern about your child’s absences and excuses required.
Save Those Labels!
The Middle School is once again collecting Box Tops for Education. The company contributes money or supplies to our school depending on the number of box tops we collect. Students can bring the box tops into the school office or give them to Mrs. Mento. Be sure to join Box Tops for Education Booster Club. It is easy to sign up and you can print money saving coupons too. Visit their website at www.boxtops4education.com. Your support is appreciated!