Plum Borough School District Newsletter
July 29, 2016                                                                                      
Vol 2 Issue 1

District News & Updates
2016 -2017 School Times
NEW School Start & End Times

Plum Senior High School 7:28 AM - 2:15 PM

Doors open at 7:10 AM.  All students wishing to enter the building before 7:10 AM must report to the cafeteria and wait until doors open at 7:10 AM.  

Oblock Junior High School 8:05 AM - 2:50 PM

Doors open at 7:30 AM

Elementary Schools 8:55 AM - 3:30 PM

Doors open at 8:40 AM
9th Grade Induction
Wednesday, August 3

10:30 AM -1:00 PM

A cook-out lunch will be provided.  

Transportation is not provided.

Make-up Session

August 10 from 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM.

There will not be a cook-out lunch. Transportation is not provided.  

Very Important Upcoming Dates
Back-to-School Dates
Parent Portal Opens

Thursday August 18th
Parent Portal opens for student schedule information (district wide).
 If you are a new parent and need to sign up, click here or visit our website and click on the the Parent Portal o create an account.

Student Orientation

Wednesday, August 17
Grade 9 Orientation - 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Student Schedules Distributed
Bus transportation is provided and will begin to pick up students at approximately 8:25 AM.  
Buses will depart from the Senior High School at 10:00 AM.

Grade 7 Orientation - 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Student Schedules Distributed
Bus transportation is provided and will begin to pick up students at approximately 9:15 AM.  
Buses will depart from the Oblock Jr. High School at 11:00 AM.

Monday, August 29
Kindergarten Orientation
Information will be sent to parents from each building Principal regarding orientation.

Self-Guided Student Walk-throughs

August 18-23
Plum Sr. High School -  7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Monday, August 22
Oblock Jr. High School - 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
All Elementary Schools - 9:00 am - 11:00 am & 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

First Day of School

Grades 1-12 - Monday, August 29
Kindergarten - Tuesday, August 30

Open House - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Plum Sr. High School - Tuesday, September 13
College Fair begins at 5:00 pm in the cafeteria.

 Oblock Jr. High School - September 14

All Elementary Schools - September 15

Regency Park Welcomes Mr. Hadley
Meet & Greet Ice Cream Social

Wednesday, August 24 @ 6:30 pm outside the gym.

Welcome Mr. Jeff Hadley to Regency Park as our Interim Principal for the upcoming school year.

Transportation Info

For information regarding 2016-2017 school bus stop locations and pick up times, continue to check the Plum Borough School District webpage:

Attention Volunteers
The Plum Borough School District requires all volunteers to have the following clearances:  Act 34 Criminal Background Clearance; Act 151 Child Abuse Clearance; and the Act 114 FBI Clearance.  Please click the button to the left to apply to be a volunteer in the Plum Borough School District.  
PBSD On Demand Videos Available

Visit to see archived videos including:

  • School Board Meetings
  • Athletic Events
  • TV Production Projects
  • and much more
Community Events
Community Bulletin Board
Less paper is being sent home from clubs and organizations. Be sure to check the Community Bulletin Board for community sponsored events.

Click here for the Community Bulletin Board
Plum Borough School District