Carpenter's Corner

From the Principal's Office....

Dear Parents and Students,

Here is the underclassmen finals schedule.  On June 8th students will be released at 11:00.  We will have regular transportation at 2:30.  June 9-11, all students will be reporting to homeroom (yes homeroom) at 11:00 at the conclusion of the second testing block to submit laptops if they are finished with all finals.  In addition, we will provide Homeroom teachers with labels for the student laptops (more info to follow).  June 9-11 are early dismissal days for the district.  We will dismiss all students at 11:30 from Homeroom. 

Call the high school office with any questions 215-679-5935.


Rob Carpenter, Ed.D.

Principal, UPHS


Rob Carpenter, Ed.D.

Principal, UPHS



Welcome to Upper Perkiomen High School (UPHS). 

It is my pleasure to serve our community as Principal.  The UPHS takes great pride in getting our students ready for the “next phase” of their lives.  Our official mission is to “focus on 21st Century Teaching and Learning and College and Career Readiness, through collaboration and engagement in a personalized learning environment for authentic connections to fully prepare students for a global society.”  I encourage all of our students to get involved within the school community as much as possible and I look forward to observing our students grow into young adults.


Education Experience:

1993 Graduate of Moravian College with a BA in Elementary Education and Sociology

1997 Graduate of Lehigh University with a Master’s in Education

2016 Graduate of Immaculata University with a Doctorate in Educational Leadership


Professional Experience:

Promoted to UPHS Principal in January 2014

UPHS Assistant Principal from 8/2007 to 1/2014

UPMS Assistant Principal from 7/2003-8/2007

Lincoln Middle School in Catasauqua Area School District from 7/2001-6/2003

Learning Support Teacher at Welsh Valley MS in Lower Merion School District from 7/97-6/2001

Emotional Support Teacher at Centennial School of Lehigh University from 9/94-6/97



Wife, Pamela

Children, Robby, Joey, Bella and Luciana, attend UPHS

Dog, Jeter