Yesterday Governor Wolf announced that school districts are closed indefinitely. Shikellamy remains optimistic that we will be about to return to school at some point this school year. We are asking parents to assist us with keeping students academically engaged throughout the closure. During the school closure, the District has implemented an instructional plan in phases: Phase 1: A 2 week instructional plan on March 12. Phase 2: A list of resources are available on our website. Phase 3: Teachers in grades 6-12 have begun and will continue to place work online. For families in these grade levels that do not have internet, [...]
In an effort to help you keep learning, click on the attached links at the bottom of this page for educational resources. Stay healthy and keep learning. Elementary Online Resources.pdf High School Online Resources.pdf Middle School Online Resources.pdf
Monday, April 6, 2020 No food service will be provided on Friday April 10 and Monday April 13, as the district will be closed. Two days of food will be provided on Wednesday and Thursday Week of April 13 Shikellamy School District's breakfast and school lunch program will be altered to the following for Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: Sites: Shikellamy MS (11-12:30 p.m.) Shikellamy HS (11-12:30 p.m.) Sunbury Community Center (11-12:30 p.m.) Week of April 20 food service will be provided on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and will continue in this manner moving forward at the above sites. Two days worth [...]
Here is a link to the Center for Disease Control, which will provide you with helpful information related to the COVID -19 Here is a link to the World Health Organization (WHO), which will provide you with helpful information related to the COVID -19 The first lines of defense against all pathogens is still to simply wash our hands, use water-less hand sanitizer and clean our shared surfaces. Here is one of the better graphics that is updated frequently and is reliable. Up-to-date Information Click HERE to read a Press Release issued by the local superintendents.
Representative Lynda Schlegel Culver will be hosting a Student Art Open House at her office on March 10, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Representative Culver's office is located at 106 Arch Street in Sunbury. Download the flyer Here
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 [...]