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  1. Valentine’s Day Classroom Parties Thursday, February 14th — February 5, 2019
  2. 100th Day of School – Thursday, January 31 — January 25, 2019
  3. Santa Shop — December 10, 2018
  4. Fall Festival — September 25, 2018
  5. 2018/19 PTO Board Members — May 4, 2018

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Valentine’s Day Classroom Parties Thursday, February 14th

The Valentine’s Day party will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14th.  To keep things simple, the William Penn Staff has asked parents/guardians to send paper only Valentine’s Cards with nothing attached to the card to distribute to classmates.   Please do not send food with your student(s).  Also, please do not attach baggies filled with food or other items with …

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100th Day of School – Thursday, January 31

The 100th day of school is on Thursday, January 31.   We have a lot of fun activities planned throughout the day for the students. In preparation, we are asking that each student create a shirt at home  with “100” things/items  on it. Some ideas to help you “create” –  100 buttons , 100 pins, 100 …

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Santa Shop

Santa Shop Wednesday, December 12th


Fall Festival

William Penn Fall Festival       November 2, 2018 from 5-7 pm


2018/19 PTO Board Members

PTO is excited to announce the PTO Board for 2018-19 School Year: President: Kathy Marshall & Erika Schuster Vice President: Celina Gastgeb Secretary: Jennifer Garfold & Denise Stutzman Treasurer: Wendy Gaefke


Lead Testing for Incoming Kindergarten Students

Attached is a link to a document from the Allegheny County Health Department. It is for lead testing verification of the incoming students who are registering for kindergarten. BLL-Lead-Testing-Record- fillable.pdf


2019 Science & Art Fair

  William Penn STEAM Show Science +Art = STEAM WHEN: Thursday March 7, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM WHERE: William Penn Elementary School William Penn’s Annual Steam show is coming! It’s going to be a fun -filled night. The show will feature interactive tables with activities provided by: Camp Invention, Duquesne University, AND …

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The Pennsylvania Department of Health has revised its list of required vaccinations for school age students.  You can see that information online at:  Please make sure your children are up-to-date on their vaccinations by the first day of school.  By law, the District can exclude children from school who are not current with their vaccinations.  Thank you …

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William Penn’s Halloween Party

Halloween parties will be on Wednesday, October 31 The Halloween parade will begin at approximately 10:45 for AM kindergarten and  2:15 PM for the rest of the school The parties will be immediately following the parade Please do not send candy or treat bags of any kind into school.  In order for our student’s to enjoy …

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2018/19 William Penn Character Trait Program

What is the “Character Counts” Character Education Program? William Penn Elementary School launched its “Character Counts” character education program during the 2016/17 school year.  The goal of this program is to teach children about important character traits and help them build “soft skills”.  Throughout the month, as teachers reinforce the importance of this trait, students …

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Picture Day

Picture Day for all students is on Wednesday,October 3rd. Remember to bring your smile!