Below is the schedule for Marking Period Dates for the 2019-2020 school year. Please be aware that these dates may change due to bad weather. Updated: SHIKELLAMY SCHOOL DISTRICT MARKING PERIOD DATES 2019-2020 1st Marking Period Lack of Progress Forms due Thursday, October 3, 2019 End of Marking Period Tuesday, November 5, 2019 Report Cards Distributed Thursday, November 14, 2019 2nd Marking Period Lack of Progress Forms due Thursday, December 12, 2019 [...]
We are pleased to inform you that the Shikellamy School District is continuing in the lunch program known as the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) in the 2019-2020 school year. This program is available to schools/districts who are participating in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs. For more information on the lunch/breakfast program, please click lunch/breakfast program. If we can be of any further assistance, please contact Mr. Matthew Mitchell, Food Service Director at 570-286-3702 *2347.
The McKinney-Vento Homeless Act guarantees a free and appropriate public education for all homeless children and youth. Federal and state laws make the school district’s responsibility clear. A student whose family becomes homeless may remain in the school he/she was attending prior to becoming homeless for the duration of the school year. If it is feasible, a student may transfer to a school if it is closer to his/her transitional housing. The receiving school may not prevent or delay the enrollment of a homeless child by requiring proof of residency or lack of documentation such as immunization records. Transportation for homeless [...]
The Shikellamy School District is committed to keeping our children safe. Prior to beginning your work as an employee, coach, or volunteer the law requires clearances and training be completed. The following clearances must be completed. · Report of criminal history from the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) https://epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp · Child Abuse History Clearance from the Department of Human Services (Child Abuse). https://www.compass.state.pa.us/CWIS Additionally, a fingerprint based federal criminal history (FBI) submitted through the Pennsylvania State Police or its authorized agent is required if you have lived outside the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the last 10 years. https://uenroll.identogo.com/ Volunteers who are not required to [...]
Effective in 2020-2021, all children from the age of six (6) through the age of eighteen (18) must comply with compulsory school attendance requirements. To meet these requirements, parents must ensure that their child between the ages of 6 and 18 is attending or participating in one of the following: a public elementary, middle, or high school; a public charter or cyber-charter school; a private licensed academic or private religious school; home tutoring by a certified teacher; or an approved program of home schooling. Children may be excused from compulsory attendance for documented medical or other compelling reasons as outlined in District [...]
Beginning July 1, 2019, all new student enrollments for children entering kindergarten through 12th grade will be done at the Shikellamy High School. Please call the main office - 570-286-3721 extension 2363.
Beginning June 13, 2019 food bags will be available for any student of the district on Thursdays for the entire summer months. Bags may be picked up at "A Community Clinic" 344 Market Street, Sunbury between the hours of 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm.