Events at a Glance for April 2014
09-11 - PSSA Writing for 8th grade only; all other grades follow
09-11 - a normal schedule
10-13 - The Wizard of Oz, HS Musical in Auditorium [more below]
11- Kennywood School Picnic Ticket Sales
11- Wild by Design Science Day at Crafton Elementary
17 - Snow Make-Up Day from the January 28 Snow Day
18-21 - Spring Break
22 - School Board Meeting, HS Library, 7:30 pm
25 - In-Service Day, No school for students
25 - Senior Project Presentation Day
26 - Mr. Carlynton Pageant, HS Auditorium, 7 pm


The 2014 spring musical, The Wizard of Oz, will be presented to audiences on April 10-12 at 7:30 pm and April 13 at 2:00 pm. Tickets are $10 reserved and $9 general admission, and can be reserved in advance by calling the ticket hotline at 412-429-2500, x2745.

Kindergarten Transition Night - We welcome all parents of incoming 2014-2015 school year kindergarten students to join us during transition night, focusing on math, reading and writing. Parents will learn about the kindergarten curriculum and standards and will work with kindergarten teachers to create activities to reinforce skills at home. The last of three sessions will be held:

 - April 24th @ 6:00 @ Carnegie Elementary

Click to view the latest updates to the building construction projects taking place within the district.

A letter from Superintendent Gary Peiffer
The Olweus Prevention Program  |  What the District has done
District Bullying Policy No. 249
  Parent Tips
What to do
if your child:
 If your child bullies
 If your child is being bullied
 If your child witnesses bullying
Bullying Magazine Article 2013
Helpful Bullying Prevention Resources

The district now has its own MOBILE APP. Download it today to your smart phone or I pad to receive school alerts and other important school news. Click for more information.

The link below is a copy of the decision by the Pennsylvania Department of Education Office of the Secretary of Education. The decision dismisses the Petition for Formation of an Independent School District filed by the Rosslyn Farms Citizens for Education for purposes of transferring the Borough of Rosslyn Farms from the Carlynton School District to the Chartiers Valley School District. The decision states the petition by the Rosslyn Farms Citizens for Education is not meritorious from an educational standpoint.  PDE Decision
The district has learned that the Rosslyn Farms petitioners have filed an appeal to this decision.

Annual Notice - Parents' Right to Know
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The Carlynton School District, located just six miles southwest of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a small district uniting three proud communities with various ethnic, racial and socioeconomic populations.  Our schools offer small class sizes that allow for a personal approach to instruction.  We present a challenging curriculum to encourage all students to excel as independent thinkers and life-long learners, while offering each the support and motivation to do so with success.
The Carlynton School District welcomes inquiries from families considering relocation to our community. We invite you to explore our website for valuable information about our schools.

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