PT STEAM ACADEMY


The PT STEAM Academy will inspire a passion using hands-on lessons designed to excite and engage the mind. Our summer camps provide the opportunity for children to explore the wonders of STEAM in a friendly, curious, and exciting atmosphere. From managing fun experiments to participating in mind-blowing activities, students will come away inspired.

Summer camps are open to all students enrolled in the Penn-Trafford School District.  Pending on the specific camp, out of district students are permitted to enroll. 

CLASS TIMES 8:30 - 12:00

CAMP
DATES      
 GRADE 
    (entering       
 Fall 2015)
Lego Robotics
K'Nex Academy

June 1-4
 4-6
It's Only Rocket Science!

June 1-4
 6-8
Girls About STEAM

June 8-11  
 6-8
Computer Science Camp

June 15-18 
 6-8
My Mad Scientist Lab K-2

June 15-18
 K-2
My Mad Scientist Lab

June 15-18
 3-5
Vex Robot Programing & Games      

June 22-25 
 6-8
Track It Math

June 22-25 
 4-6
Fashion Design

July 13-16 
 6-8
Rube Goldberg

July 13-16
 5-8
Fairy Tales

July 20-23
 2-4
Storm The Castle
July 27-30
 4-6

Payment
All payments must be paid in full by the first scheduled day of camp. To receive a refund, a letter must be submitted stating the name and date of the camp. There will be no refunds after the first day of camp.   

Eligibility
Middle School camps are available to PT and Non-PT Students. Elementary camps are exclusively reserved for PT Students only. There is limited seating availability. The classes are on a first come first serve basis. Once camp seating has been filled students will be placed on a waiting list.

Complete the registration form below. Bring the completed form, along with payment (check or money order) to the school office or mail the necessary items to the address below. Check or money order for camps should be made payable to the PT Academy

REGISTRATION

Any questions or concerns please contact Mr. Capoccioni at:
capoccionig@penntrafford.org

Penn-Trafford High School
PT Academy
3381 Route 130
Harrison City, PA 15636

TRAFFORD ELEMENTARY BOOK CLUB

THURSDAY, MARCH, 5, 2015
5:30-6:00 Pizza Dinner
6:00-7:0 Book Club discussion and activities

Complete your reservation today and a book will be purchased for your child to read, enjoy, and keep!  One parent must accompany each child for Book Club dinner and activities. 
TES Book Club in Mark .pdf

5TH GRADE STUDENTS

Please see attached mathematics flow chart.
5th grade middle school mathematics flow chart .pdf

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FOR 2015-2016 SCHOOL YEAR

KINDERGARTEN

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FOR THE 2015-2016 SCHOOL YEAR:
Please call the school office to register your child during the hours of 8am to 4pm during the two weeks listed below.  Thank you!  Any questions can be asked when you call to register.
January 26-30, 2015   AND  February 23-27, 2015

Contact us with any questions! Thanks!

WORTHY WARRIOR WINNERS FOR DECEMBER: RESPONSIBILITY


AM K:  Delaney Race
PM K:  Sophia Metcalfe
Doyle:  Maura Stafiej
Mastroianni:  Devin Kreidler
Weismann:  Gaby Michael
Witek:  Lauren Marton
Bujdos:  Amelia Barilla
Sipple:  Blake Wood
Nigro:  Cilia Catello
Smith:  Josie Rosenberry
Stultz:  Michael Frawley


DODGE BALL TOURNAMENT FOR MAKE-A-WISH

DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS JANUARY 16TH, 2015

Dodge Ball Tournament, Saturday, January 31st 2015, 10 am - 3 pm to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Cost to play: $10 per person for all teams.

Team size: 8 players and minimum of 6 players per team. No individual (single person) entries will be accepted. Please do what you can to register a complete team.

Checks should be made payable to Penn Middle PTO, marked Dodge Ball with your team name in the memo and returned to your school in an envelope marked PTO/Dodge ball and your Dodge ball representative’s name. Only one registration form per team should be returned. Payment from all team members MUST be received by January 16th, 2015 in order to play.

Team Information: All players on your team must be in the required age bracket for your division (K-2), (3-5), (6-8) divisions. All teams must have at least one adult at the event that will be responsible for their team at all times. ALL PLAYERS ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A WAIVER FORM SIGNED BY PARENT OR GUARDIAN ALONG WITH THEIR REGISTRATION.
Please see attached information and registration. 


Dodge Ball - Make a Wish.pdf

PAW-SOME READERS AND FORM

January TOP DOGS…..

Kindergarten-  Kelsie Wise- K-AM
1st- Jake Lenart- Mrs. Doyle
2nd – Hanna Walters- Mrs. Weismann
3rd – Cheyenne Juarez- Mrs. Sipple
4th – Teresa Steffens- Mr. Nigro
5th – Morgan Fong- Mrs. Shultz


Please see attached if you need a PAW-SOME Reader form.


PAW-SOME READER .pdf

SELECTING AND HONORING STUDENT OF THE MONTH

Twice a year Trafford Elementary is responsible for selecting and honoring an Elementary Student of the Month. The teachers provide the Principal with student names and the Principal then selects the individual student from the list for the award. The teachers use criteria which is not limited to but includes the following:

- Academic Growth
- Outside Activities
- Peer Relationships
- Citizenship
- Leadership
- Initiative

LITTLE SAVERS CLUB

SAVE DAY TRAFFORD ELEMENTARY 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR
                       
                         TUESDAY, MARCH 17TH
                         TUESDAY, APRIL 21ST

                            WCFCU @ SCHOOL

Upcoming Events

Monday, February 2
TES SPIRIT WEEK
Character Day - Dress like your favorite book/movie/TV character.
Tuesday, February 3
TES SPIRIT WEEK
Ethnic Day -  Show your Polish, Italian, Irish, etc. pride.
Wednesday, February 4
TES SPIRIT WEEK
Decade Day - Dress in style from the 50's, 60's, 70's, 80's or 90's
Thursday, February 5
TES SPIRIT WEEK
Uniform Day - Wear your soccer, scouts, policeman, cheer, etc. unifform
Friday, February 6
TES SPIRIT WEEK
When I Grow Up - Wear an outfit that shows what you want to be when you grow up.