2012-13 Announcements Archive

11th Annual Harvest Food Drive

Join Penn Alexander School in our 11th annual Harvest Food Drive to support the University City Hospitality Coalition to feed those in need.

Please have your child bring donations to their classrooms. There will be bins in each classroom to collect the canned goods.

Deadline is Nov. 16th, 2012.

Support This Year's Raffle Prizes

Give $5 to support PAS. 

Room parents are now collecting $5 for this year's raffle prizes. Please contribute $5 per child (any amount accepted) before Nov. 19th to help purchase the grand prizes and basket items. 

Give your contributions to your room parents or place your $5 in an envelope marked with your child's name, room number and labeled 'raffle' to the school office via Pony or in person.

Thank you for helping make the annual raffle and cupcake party on Dec. 4th a success.


The second grade classes will be sponsoring a dance-a-thon for kindergarten though fifth grade on Wednesday, Nov. 21. Suggested admission is $2. (Regardless of admission, everyone will be admitted to participate.)

All proceeds will be donated to the Red Cross for the Hurricane Sandy victims. Please send in your donations in an envelope marked 'dance-a-thon.'


Holiday Raffle and Cupcake Party

Party is in the cafeteria. Prizes include the new iPad, Nook and much more!

We are asking that every family sell at least 10 tickets to support our school. You can pick up more tickets in the main office.

December 4, 2012 - 5:30pm

Thanksgiving Break

School is closed.

November 22, 2012 - 8:00am - November 23, 2012 - 8:00am

HSA General Meeting and Annual Holiday Raffle Drawing and Cupcake Party

HSA General Meeting and Annual Holiday Raffle Drawing and Cupcake Party, 5:30 to 6:30 pm in the PAS cafeteria, Bring cupcakes to share!

December 4, 0012 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

First Grade Open Gym Night

First Grade Open Gym Night, 5:30 to 6:30 pm, First Grade families only!, $5 donation collected at the door.

December 12, 2012 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Winter Break

No School, Winter Break


December 24, 2012 - 8:30am - December 28, 2012 - 5:30pm

New Years Day

No school

January 1, 2013 - 8:30am - 5:30pm

Kindergarten Open Gym Night: Last Names A-K

Kindergarten Open Gym Night for children last names A to K:  Find out what all the excitement is about! Join Mr. Armstrong and other kindergarten families for an evening gym class, PAS style.  A $5 donation will be collected at the door.  Siblings are welcome.

January 15, 2013