FAFSA Completion Workshop

Seniors and parent/guardian you are invited to attend the FAFSA completion lab on November 14th at 6pm in the high school library. A representative from PHEAA ( Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency) will be here to assist you in the completion and submission of your financial aid form. Either you or your parent can email marjean.long@pennmanor.net to reserve a seat at the lab.

Things you will need to complete your FAFSA:

  • FSA ID ( Create at fsaid.ed.gov) You and your parent/guardian should each create one for electronically signing the FAFSA.
  • Student Laptop
  • Social Security number
  • Driver’s license
  • W-2 Forms
  • Records of other untaxed income received, including workers’ compensation, child support, payments to tax deferred pension and savings plans.
  • Your federal income tax return from the prior -prior year.
  • Your current bank statements and records of sticks, bonds and other investments.

Upcoming Counseling Activities

The High School Counselors are hosting the following events for the Penn Manor High School community. More information about these can be found at https://blogs.pennmanor.net/pmhscounseling/events.

Financial Aid Night  6pm October 24th in the High School Auditorium. Students and families of any grade can benefit from this event. 12th and 11th graders are particularly encouraged to attend.

CTC Tours  On October 25th, permission slips are due for the CTC Tours coming up in November. On November 5th the 10th grade students tour the half-day CTC introduction programs at Willow Street CTC. 11th grade students tour to the full-day CTC programs are on the following days: Brownstown on November 12th, Mount Joy on November 13th, Willow Street on November 14th. 

How to get the most out of Education Day College & Career Fair October 31st during homeroom. Students can sign up on clipboard in school counselor’s office to attend this event in the library.

Education Day Monday November 4th from 11am-1pm.  Parents welcome to attend this program held in the Central Complex. Many of these colleges will also be at the Lancaster County College Fair held at Conestoga Valley High School in the evening.

Thaddeus Stevens Early Enrollment Meeting November 11th at 5:15pm in the High School Library. This is a meeting for 10th and 11th grade students and families interested in attending Thaddeus Stevens during their senior year. Please RSVP to dana.wile@pennmanor.net

Manufacturing and Food Science Career Seminar  November 18th 9:30am. Representatives from Advanced Food Products will be here talking about manufacturing career, and R&D Scientist in the food industry. This event is for students and classes.

FAFSA Completion Lab November 14th at 6:00pm RSVP to Marjean.long@pennmanor.net if you would like to attend this event in the HS Library to fill out your FAFSA with help from the PHEAA Representative. This event is for all 12th grade families and 11th grade families of students applying to Thaddeus Stevens Early Enrollment.

Education Day – Nov. 4

Please join us for Education Day – November 4th  in the East Gym

Parents and students are invited to attend Penn Manor Education Day on November 4th, 2019.  Over 100 admission representatives will be here from two and four year colleges, technical, nursing and business schools in the East Gym.  This is a great opportunity to speak to admission counselors and ask questions about the various Career Preparatory Programs and Colleges from around the East Coast. Learn about entrance requirements, financial aid, campus life and academic programs. NEW additions include local workforces sharing career information and job opportunities.

The event time will be 10:50-1:05.

Click the link below for a list of attendees: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fp1FJlC0PvbX0dZ00GuQZuqwcS9Re039k7u0p5UUoJM/edit?usp=sharing

Important Homecoming Dance Information

Please look at the document below for important information about the Homecoming Dance.

Financial Aid Night – Oct. 24

On Thursday, October 24th students, parents and guardians are invited to the high school auditorium at 6:00 PM to learn how to apply for all types of financial aid, including completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is required to determine eligibility for most student aid programs

Plan on attending this informative session sponsored by the PHEAA (Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency) and the Counseling office.

Topics will include:
How to plan and pay for college and career schools
Resources available to students and parents
Scholarships
Upcoming Career and College related events

Contact your School Counselor with any questions!  

Safety Drill

Please see the attached document describing a safety drill that will be occurring at the high school. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Jones at 717-872-9520.

TeenHope Screenings

Penn Manor High School is partnering with Samaritan Counseling Center to offer the voluntary TeenHope Emotional-Wellness screening to 9th grade students who have PE/Health in the Fall on September 30th. Below is the informational letter that was sent home with all students.