Southmoreland School District

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    For a vacancy in the position of Southmoreland School Board Director, to serve until the first Monday of December, 2019 after the May, 2019 municipal election, citizens of good moral character being a qualified elector, at least 18 years of age and a resident of the District for at least 1 year may seek, but are not guaranteed, to be a nominee by submitting: written letters of interest with a resume and completed, signed Statements of Financial Interest for the preceding calendar year required by the Public Official and Employee Ethics Act to be delivered to the Superintendent’s Office at 200 Scottie Way, Scottdale, PA 15683 on or before 12:00 p.m. on December 28, 2018 (office closed December 22 through 27) and will be permitted to speak on their qualifications and/or positions for up to five (5) minutes at a Public Voting Meeting to fill the vacancy on January 10, 2019 beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the cafeteria of the Middle School at the same address. Being appointed does not include being placed on May 2019 primary ballot for the new 4 year position which requires separate nomination process for election.

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  • Operation Warm Coat

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  • 2018 FBI H.O.P.E. Contest, Please like and Share!

    Never Alone

    Never Alone


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  • PTAST Training

    All employees are required to complete training at before PSSAs begin.

    Save and print your certificate of completion for the office to have on file.

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  • Southmoreland is collecting leftover candy for our veterans, troops and first responders!

    We are organizing collections for Operation Gratitude.  This organization creates care packages for Veterans, Service Members, and First Responders.  We are encouraging students to donate their unwanted or unused Halloween candy through November 7.  There are collection boxes in the SMS, SPC, and SES offices along with throughout the community (King's PT, Wise's, JJ's, Wish's, The Scottdale Library, Collections by Marty's, and Scottdale Bank and Trust).  Simply collect the candy during homeroom and send it with your envelope to put in the box daily.

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  • Verify Your Contact Information

    Parents and Guardians, please sign in to your portal account as soon as possible and do the following:

    Login to the parent portal,

    click on the My Account icon in the upper right corner,
    click on the Personal Information tab to the left,
    change name spellings, add phone numbers and emails as necessary,
    click Update Personal Info when done.
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  • Suicide Prevention Training

    An upcoming Parent Training on suicide prevention will be hosted at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg and co-hosted by Southmoreland, Mount Pleasant Area, Yough and Hempfield Area School Districts.

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  • Air Quality Tested Due to Mold

    Results of the air quality testing completed at Southmoreland High School on August 28, 2018. 

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  • Employee Act 126 Training

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    Yearbook Order Form
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    SHS Silver Medal
    Currently ranked by the 
    Pittsburgh Business Times

    as the
    2nd Most Overachieving District in the Region
    and the
    6th Most Overachieving District
    in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
    National Blue Ribbon School
    Congratulations to Southmoreland Elementary School,
    a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence!
    Our Mission:
    High Quality Learning for All

    District Mission, Vision and Goals


    Please click on the link above to view our Powerpoint