Parents with expertise in graphic design, web design and programming are needed to help PAS middle school students who are entering the regional technology fair competition, held on April 10. Students who take first place advance to the state competition
There's a Box Top deadline this month. Please help out and turn in all Box Tops as soon as possible!
This is a correction to the initial School District of Philadelphia calendar. School is open on Friday, February 27.
Do you want to recognize a special 8th grade graduate in the yearbook? For $10, you can tell our graduates how much you care in 25 words or less. The deadline to purchase ads is Friday, March 6, 2015. Download the form below for more information and to submit your ad.
Applications for the 2015 kindergarten registration lottery will be accepted from Tuesday, January 20 through Friday, February 27, 2015. The lottery will be conducted by the School District during the week of March 5th. Letters will be mailed out the following week. More information can be found here.
Attention Facebook Users: Please like our 5K page and share with friends to keep up with the latest news and generate support for this major PAS fundraiser.
The PAS Talent Show and Hoagie Dinner will take place on Thursday, March 12. Dinner is at 5:30, and the show starts at 7:00 p.m. Talent Show and Hoagie Dinner Combination tickets are $15. Show only tickets are $10. Hoagie dinner tickets without show (intended for performers) are $8. Italian, vegetarian and turkey hoagies are available. Hoagies come with chips and a drink. Use the drop down menu next to meal type to choose the right option and correct price.
It's time to dust off those running shoes and start training for the PAS 5K. The 5th Annual Penn Alexander 5K Run/Walk for Art and Science will take place on Sunday, June 7th. This event is a lot of fun for the whole family, runners or not. There is a 5K race followed by a 1 mile fun run/walk for kids. Times are tracked and ribbons are awarded for the 5K. Funds raised from this event support art and science programming at PAS. Register online now.
Thanks to everyone who made this year's raffle a success, especially our hard-working volunteer co-chairs Ivry Bland and Shawn Markovich. We are pleased to report that nearly $9,000 was raised, and our commitee of parent volunteers secured more than $7,200 worth of donated prizes. We encourage you to show your appreciation to the following businesses that support our school.