Shenandoah Valley  School District

805 West Centre Street, Shenandoah PA 17976

District: (570) 462-1936

High School: (570) 462-1957

Elementary: (570) 462-2796 


  Daily Announcements:

    Jr/Sr High School

  Track practice is at 4:00pm today.

  Gym students are to report directly to the gym today and not the locker room.

  The Weight Room is closed today.

  Softball practice at 3:15 in the elementary gym everyday unless Coach K tells you otherwise

  The STC Open House has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 6-8 in both campuses.

  Freshman students interested in attending STC next year must complete and application to attend.  Applications are in the Guidance Office.   Deadline to apply is March 16th.

   Any junior who ordered Gertrude Hawk candy from the fundraiser will be able to pick them up on March 15th between 4pm and 6pm at the high   school. If you are unable to pick them up at that time, please see Ms. Mehalick in C102 to make arrangements.

  Seniors whose parent or guardian is a member of Schuylkill County Education Association can apply for the SCEA Scholarship. Applications   available in guidance.

   Senior students planning to major in Art, Architecture or a related field can apply for the Kalnoski Scholarship. Applications are available in the   guidance office.   

   Freshman students interested in attending STC next year must complete and application to attend.  Applications are in the   Guidance Office.  Deadline to apply is March 16th.

   An ice cream social is planned for SHINE students when 25 enrollment packets are received.  Currently 18 packets have been   returned.


   Any senior who is a junior firefighter or who has a parent involved in a fire company in Schuylkill County can apply for the   SCVEA Scholarship. Applications can be found in the guidance office.

   Open gyms for softball are posted outside the high skills life skills class room. You must sign up for the open gyms if interested.

   All baby and senior pictures should be handed in by now for the yearbook. There will be a list outside the life skills classroom  of senior names that have already handed in their pictures. Please double check that your name is on the list.

   Seniors planning to pursue a career in education can apply for the Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship. Application instructions can be   found in the guidance office.

   Juniors & Seniors- ACT waivers are back in stock.  Please see Mrs. Chittalia or your English teacher to get one!

    Many new scholarships including the Ryan Stankavage, Pfluger-Przybylik, John Rich Curran, Child Development and the   Rhoades Foundation scholarships are now available in the guidance office. Please read the criteria for each one and only take   copies of scholarships that you are eligible for.

   Any senior whose parent or grandparent worked for the Walkin Shoe Company can apply for the Snayberger Memorial   Scholarship. Stop in guidance for more information.

   The PA CareerLink Schuylkill County is accepting applications for the summer work program.  This program is for youth ages 14   and older and provides the participant with up to 30 hours per week of work, earning $8.00/hr. Student must meet eligibility   guidelines to qualify. Applications can be found in the guidance office.

   Seniors who plan to major in business administration can apply for the PASBO scholarship.  Applications can be found in the   guidance office.

   Any senior who lives in the Shenandoah Borough and has applied to Bloomsburg University can apply for the Golden Rule   Scholarship. Applications can be found in the guidance office.

   Any senior who plans to attend a trade or technical school can apply for the Golden Rule Trade School Scholarship.   Applications can be found in the guidance office.
   Current freshmen who are interested in attending the Schuylkill Technology Center for next school year should pick up an   application packet in the guidance office. Applications are due to Mrs. Mikita by March 16th.

   Students who have participated in at least two SKIP cleanups can apply for the SKIP Scholarship. Application can be found   online at www.skiplitter.orgrship and also the present and past HOBY winners may apply.
   Eagle Rock Ski Area is looking for Ski and Snowboard Instructors. You must be 16 years old and have your own transportation.   Free training, free skiing, competitive pay and discounts! Apply online at

   Graduating seniors who have a parent that is a member of the Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers can apply for   the PACB Scholarship. Eligible seniors should see Mrs. Mikita for an application.

   Seniors who have applied to the University of Pittsburgh are strongly encouraged to apply for the Stamps Scholarship. This is a   full tuition scholarship for 4 years. Guidelines for the scholarship can be found in the guidance office.

   Students and parents can enter to win the Discover Scholarship by visiting  Students can also use this   website to search over 3 million scholarships and no registration is required. More information is also in guidance.

   Seniors who have demonstrated achievements in their activities at school can apply for the AXA achievement scholarship at or stop in guidance.

   Students in interested in majoring in agriculture can apply for the America’s Famer’s Grow AG Scholarship.  Go to to apply.

   Seniors who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship can apply for the GE-Reagan Foundation scholarship.   Apply online at or pick up a flyer in guidance.

   Seniors who have applied to the University of Scranton can apply for the Koons Scholarship. Application guidelines and   deadlines can be found in the guidance office. 

   The Pennsylvania American Legion has 6 different scholarship opportunities available. A list of available scholarships can be   found in the guidance office.


***SENIORS - please check the Guidance page for additional updated college and scholarship information. 


   Save the Date: April 15, 2018
     Join us for the 9th annual Huddle Up for Autism!

          Mark your calendar for this year's Huddle Up for Autism! It will be extra special for children with autism (and their     families) as everyone will get to celebrate with our Super Bowl LII champions, the Philadelphia Eagles!

         Event Details
          Sunday, April 15, 2018
          11:30 a.m.* – 3 p.m.
            *Doors open at 11 a.m. for fundraisers who raise $150 or more. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. for all other attendees.
            Lincoln Financial Field
           1 Lincoln Financial Field Way, Philadelphia, PA 19147

           Tickets will be $5 per adult (age 15+).
           Kids age 14 and younger attend free.
           Free parking will be available at Lincoln Financial Field.
          Every dollar from the $5 ticket cost will directly benefit research and programs at the Center for Autism Research at       CHOP.
   Contact Us For more information, contact Jenna Bundy at 267-426-6494


       Educational Free Trainings for Parents   


      A one-day free conference for parents and students in grades 8 through 12 who want to explore options for   the future.


 School Calendar

Elementary Announcements:

 Today band lesson are canceled. Tuesday’s lessons will be 5th grade flutes and clarinets.
 Dental screening for Kindergarten and 3rd grade will take place on Thursday, March 15th.
 Today will be an early dismissal for students. Students will be dismissed at 12:30. Students eating at the last lunch will be   dismissed from the cafeteria. Please send those students to lunch with all of their belongings.

  Lunch Schedule
   1st Lunch – 10:50am-11:20 am
   2nd Lunch – 11:30am-12:00pm
   3rd Lunch – 12:00pm-12:30pm

 Thought of the day:
      “Man can learn nothing unless he proceeds from the known to the unknown.”

           – Claude Bernard