Apply to Speak at TedxLancaster 2019

If you have an idea worth spreading, TedxLancaster would love to hear from you!  The deadline for submitting a speaker application is 11:59pm on Sunday, January 27, 2019. Any application received after this deadline will NOT be considered. Click on the link below for more details.

http://www.tedxlancaster.com/apply-to-speak/

Meet the Teacher Night – Jan. 24

Thursday, January 24 is our Spring Semester Meet the Teacher Night at the high school. The evening’s program will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  You will have the opportunity to meet your student’s teachers in a drop-in format by visiting with each. Teachers will share the curriculum of the class, expectations for students, grading policy, and a method for communicating with him or her.  

The counselors will be available to answer questions and provide information on the following programs:  SAT, scholarship website, financial aid information, websites to find good community service placements.

If you should have any questions, please contact the high school office at 872-9520, ext. 1809.

YEARBOOK HOLIDAY SWEEPSTAKES!

THIS WEEK ONLY – YEARBOOK HOLIDAY SWEEPSTAKES!

Order your yearbook online and you are automatically entered to win a $1,000 Amazon gift card.

CLICK HERE TO BUY: http://bit.ly/YBKHolidaySweepstakes

Winter Keystone Exams

We will begin Keystone Exams on Tuesday, December 11. We will administer the Algebra Keystone Exam on Tuesday, December 11 and Wednesday, December 12. We will administer the Literature Keystone Exam on January 8 and 9. We will administer the Biology Keystone Exam on January 10 and 11.  We will run on a modified schedule for all Keystone Exam days.

Freshmen, sophomores, and those juniors who are testing will report to directly to their testing locations on these days. Students who are testing will be notified by their teacher or receive a written pass of their testing room.

Freshmen and sophomores who are not testing will report to their homeroom during the testing time.  Seniors and juniors who scored proficient on these exams and have their own transportation can report to the cafeteria at 9:45 a.m. during the testing days. If seniors and proficient juniors do not have transportation, they should report to the cafeteria by 7:40 a.m. each day.

All non-testing juniors must report to their homeroom during testing on January 8 to go over the results of the PSAT and to finalize their graduation project.

Students are encouraged to put forth their best effort on the exams.  Good luck to all students who are participating in Keystone Exams this month!

 

Keystone-Exams-FAQ

Keystone-Exams-Parent-Letter

 

FAFSA Completion Workshop

Seniors and parent/guardian you are invited to attend the FAFSA completion lab on December 13th 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.

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed for our STEM Summit on Tuesday, December 11 and Wednesday, December 12 from 8am to 2pm.  Please see the attachment below for more details.

Education Day – Nov. 5

Please Join Us For

Education Day

November 5th East Gym

 Parents and students are invited to attend Penn Manor Education Day on November 5th, 2018.  Over 110 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.

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

Parents enter the building at the Central Complex Lobby

Click the link below for a list of attendees

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fsFPlhJ28HYUycpFhHQCPy82d3vR1aQ_s3S0jRF5mes/edit?usp=sharing