If your student was enrolled in school last year, you do not need to re-register your student unless an action to withdraw the student was initiated. For the 2020-2021 school year, we are moving from PowerSchool to Sapphire for our student information system. You will need to register on Sapphire to obtain access to your student's records. You can start by clicking here and following the prompts to register for your parent/guardian account. You may delete any PowerSchool app on your devices, they will no longer be used and will soon stop working.
In an effort to answer questions and provide the opportunity for parents feedback related to the Reopening Plan, the following meetings have been scheduled. These meetings will be held at the Shikellamy High School Football Stadium. PLEASE NOTE: Should there be rain on your building's assigned time, the meeting will be rescheduled. Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 4:30 p.m. Beck Parent Meeting Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 4:30 p.m. Chief Shikellamy Parent Meeting Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 4:30 p.m. Oaklyn Parent Meeting Monday, August 3, 2020 - 4:30 p.m. Priestley Parent Meeting Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 4:30 p.m. Middle [...]
This plan is a fluid document and will be revised as information and mandates are provided during COVID19 pandemic. The Shikellamy Board of Education is committed to approve the document as it is updated during each of their monthly board meetings.
SUMMER FOODS All SFAs must inform families about the availability and location of free meals for students via the Summer Food Service Program. This is required even if the SFA is not participating in the Summer Food Program. Schools may fulfill this requirement through postings on the school's website, Robo calls, flyers or other methods that notify the community of locations of summer meal sites. A publication template is attached to PDE-SNP-078, 'Summer Meals Outreach and Locator' should the SFA choose to notify the community via a flyer. Schools or families may use any of the following methods to locate [...]
Beginning March 1, 2020, all new student enrollments for children entering kindergarten through 12th grade will be done at the Island Park Administration Center. Please call 570-286-3721 extension 2133
Due to the extended closure of schools, the Shikellamy School Board adopted the following minimum graduation requirements according to PA School Code for the Class of 2020 on May 14, 2020: 4 English credits 3 Mathematics credits 3 Science credits 3 Social Studies credits 2 Arts and/or Humanities credits 1 Health and Physical Education credits + 5 elective credits
RESOLUTION SHIKELLAMY SCHOOL DISTRICT SUNBURY PA Notice is hereby given that the Shikellamy School District Board of Education has approved the 2020-21 Proposed Final General Fund Budget showing Expenditures of $51,099,426.00, and a copy will be available for inspection at the Island Park Administration Center of the Shikellamy School District, 200 Island Boulevard, Sunbury, Pennsylvania, as well as the School District’s website (www.shikbraves.org), at least 20 days prior to final adoption currently scheduled for Tuesday, June 16, 2020, at 7:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time. Call 570-286-3708, if you are unable to access the Proposed Final Budget online or if you require access [...]
Budget Information Budget deficit for 20-21 is $2.5 million at best The state has said they will be flat funding school districts or worse for 20-21 (this is a minimum loss of approximately $300,000 dollars from Governor Wolf’s proposed budget) The COVID-19 situation will have a negative impact on Earned Income Tax collections and could result in an additional $500,000 to $1 million dollar loss in 20-21 There is proposed legislation to freeze property tax increases for the 20-21 school year Even if property taxes are not frozen for 20-21, the district would only be permitted to raise taxes as prescribed [...]