The High School Welcomes The Class of 2020

February 8, 2016

~  Start a successful transition on March 17th.

Click here for the Program of Studies Night Letter


Spring Sports ImPact Testing

February 2, 2016

~  ImPact Tests for Spring Sports will take place on February 10th and February 17th right after school in room A122 of the High School. If you already had an ImPact test this year for a fall or winter sport, you do not need another one. If you have any questions, please email Andrew Remsing at
Reminder: All athletes must have a physical dated June 1st 2015 or later to compete on the first official date of Spring Sports. Spring Sports officially begin March 7th.

Attempted Child Luring

January 8, 2016

~ Please be advised that we have learned of an attempt by a man to lure a student into his vehicle today in the Bowmanstown area.  The man was possibly driving a mid 1990's white mustang with a loud exhaust.  Please be sure to discuss the potential dangers of approaching strangers and/or unknown vehicles with your child.  

The Lehighton State Police are aware of this incident and are investigating accordingly.  If you should have any information regarding this man or vehicle please contact the Lehighton State Police Barracks at (610) 681-1850. 


Blue Bombers Ski/Snowboard club will be delayed

January 4, 2016

Due to the lack of snow, Blue Mountain Ski Area has delayed the start of clubs. As a result, the Blue Bombers Ski/Snowboard club will be delayed two weeks. Our first club day will now be Tuesday, January 19. Makeup days will be re-scheduled at a later date. Please check your email for updated information.

Winter Athletic Season Tickets

November 23, 2015


~  Palmerton Winter Sports Season Tickets will be sold December 1st and 7th from 4-6:00 in the high school lobby.
Boys and Girls Basketball
Adult $30.00
Student and Sr. Citizens $15.00
Family  $75.00
Adult $20.00
Student & Sr. Citizen $10.00
Family $50.00
If you have questions, please contact Andrew Remsing in the athletic office.



November 12, 2015


1st Day of Winter Sports Practice Times

November 12, 2015

~  Monday, November 16th is the first official day of Winter Sports practices. Below is a schedule of practice/tryout times and locations:
Boys Basketball Grade 7th, 8th and 9th-High School Gym 230-430pm
Girls Basketball Grade 9th, 10th 11th and 12th-High School Gym 430-630pm
Boys Basketball Grade 10th, 11th and 12th- High School Gym 630-830pm
Girls Basketball Grade 7th and 8th-Middle School Gym 230-430pm
Wrestling Grades 7th  through 12th  will meet in the Wrestling Locker room at 230pm. Practice will begin at 3pm.
Coaches will be giving out practice/tryout schedules at these practices.
Reminder all students MUST have a physical dated June 1st 2015 or later to participate in these practices/tryouts.

Blackboard Connect Message regarding comments on Social Media

November 12, 2015

Good Morning,

This is Scot Engler the Superintendent of the Palmerton School District.  Early this morning the district was made aware of some inappropriate comments on a social media site.  We have been in contact with both the Palmerton Police and the State Police regarding this issue.   While the comments posted are a concern there has been no threat made to the safety or welfare of anyone in the district.  Please know the police are investigating this issue and will be present at all schools today.  As always we encourage parents to monitor your children’s activity on any social media sites and notify either the school district or the police if you have any concerns.

Thank you

To Replay the Blackboard Connect Message Click Here

November 12, 2015

To replay any missed district message, you can call Blackboard Connect's Message Replay line.  Simply dial 1-855-4-REPLAY, and choose the message you would like to review.  **Please note that you must call from the phone that received the Blackboard Connect message.**

Extending Learning Afterschool Program Posting

November 4, 2015

Click here for more information


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