The 2012-13 Preliminary General Fund Budget for the Palmerton Area School District is available for public inspection in the Business Office at 680 Fourth Street, Palmerton, PA Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Board of Education intends to adopt the 2012-13 Preliminary General Fund Budget at its regular meeting on Tuesday, December 6, 2011, which will be held in the Hazard Conference Room of the Parkside Elementary School, 680 Fourth Street, Palmerton, PA at 5:45 p.m. As required by Act 1 of 2006, the Board of Education intends to seek approval, from the Pennsylvania Department of Education or the Carbon County Court, for all referendum exceptions for which the district qualifies. On written request by any School District resident or taxpayer, the School District will provide a copy of the referendum exception application.

By Authorization of the Board of Education
Palmerton Area School District
Scot Engler


The School Board is made up of nine members who serve for a four year term. Elections are held every two years, but only five members are chosen during one election. The other four members are chosen during the following election. The Board of Education meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. All meetings are held at the new central administration office 680 Fourth Street. The present board is made up of the following members:
~ Mrs. Tammy Recker, President ~
~ Mr. Chuck Myers, Vice-President ~
~ Mrs. Sue Debski, Treasurer ~
~ Mr. Barry Scherer ~
~ Mr. Charles Gildner ~
~ Ms. Darlene Yeakel ~
~ Mr. Joshua Smale ~
~ Mrs. Josann Harry ~
~ Mrs. Sherry Haas ~
~ Mrs. Deborah A. Scheckler, Board Secretary ~
~ Mr. Scot Engler, Superindendent ~
~ Mr. Richard Galtman, Board Solicitor ~
 Palmerton Area School District Board of Education (including the Superintendent) can be emailed at: 

PASD Board Policies  ~


~  Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - Special Meeting  ~

~  Tuesday, April 15, 2014 – Agenda  ~

~  Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - Agenda - Consent Agenda  ~



School Board Minutes  ~

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