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News and Media Information

The Penn Hills School District makes every effort to provide accurate, up-to-date information to members of the media and the community. Please review the information below if you are interested in reporting on a story about the Penn Hills School District.

Interviewing School Administrators

Penn Hills School District administrators are educational leaders who are prepared to speak with members of the media about pertinent issues. If you want to interview an official or a member of the staff, please call the Superintendent of Schools at 412-793-7000, Ext. 1282.

PHSD School Visits

Media members must be accompanied by an administrator or assigned staff member when visiting Penn Hills schools or buildings. Please contact the Superintendent of Schools at 412-793-7000, Ext. 1282 to schedule a visit with the District.

Photographing Students or Employees

The Penn Hills School District follows FERPA, which allows parents and students to opt out of the release of certain information. Before any photographs of PHSD students or staff members are published, district staff must confirm that they are appropriate and that the proper release information is on file.

School Board Documents

E-Reports, Official Minutes, presentations, and reports from School Board meetings are all available online. For more information, please see the PHSD BoardDocs website.

Recent News

Penn Hills School District Exits Financial Recovery Status

We are thrilled to announce that the Penn Hills School District has officially exited Financial Recovery status. This monumental achievement was announced on May 23, 2024, by Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Education, Dr. Khalid Mumin, at Penn Hills Middle School.

8th Grade Move Up Event Livestream

What an Evening! Linton's second annual 8th Grade Move Up Night was a great success. We had 118 families attend, making it a memorable event with over 400 attendees. Thank you to everyone who helped make it such a success. Attached is the live stream video of the event. Also, thank you to all the families who sent pictures of our students.

Penn Hills is Hiring!

The Penn Hills School District is excited to announce several open positions and is looking for talented individuals to join our team! 

Summer School Credit Recovery

School counselors will be sending failure letters to families of students who require credit recovery or summer school courses at the end of the school year. These letters will specify the courses needed. It's important for parents and students to carefully read all the directions provided in the credit recovery brochure and the FAQs page to understand the process thoroughly.

Upcoming Events


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Colleen Szymansky

Superintendent Secretary