What school will my child attend?
Middle school students will attend the newly constructed Upper Perkiomen Middle School located at 901 Montgomery Ave. Pennsburg, PA 18073
What will happen if the new middle school is not ready when school begins?
At this point, the district construction projects are on schedule. The district will continue to monitor the completion of the projects and provide updates through skylert, our school district website and social media throughout the summer.
Will my 6-8 student have to walk to school?
If students live within a 1.5 mile radius of the middle school, they will need to walk to school.
What are the start and end times at the middle school?
The middle school will begin at 7:40 and end at 2:35.
Will the middle school continue to run trimesters?
No, the middle school will run four marking periods in a school year.
Will the middle school continue run a six day cycle or a five day cycle?
The middle school will run a six day cycle.
Will the middle school schedule change for next year? How will it change?
Yes, the middle school schedule is changing for next year. Beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, core classes (Math and ELA) will meet every day for a full year for 83 minutes. Science and Social Studies will meet every other day for a full year for 83 minutes. There will be a 40 minute daily intervention and enrichment period. Exploratory classes will run on a marking period schedule and will meet for 40 minutes.
Will the athletic or extracurricular program change next year?
Practices and games for middle school teams will be held at the 4 & 5 Grade Center, new middle school and high school. Middle school teams who have practices and games at the 4 & 5 Grade Center will receive one way transportation from the new middle school to the 4 & 5 Grade Center. If middle school teams have practice or games at the high school, students will be expected to walk to their game or practice.