February 26, 2021
Starting on Monday, March 1st, option 1 elementary students will return to in-person instruction.
Secondary students in grades 7 through 12 will remain virtual with a tentative return date of March 8th. 

The District will continue following all recommendations from the PA Department of Education, and the Department of Health.  
    Please review COVID-19 prescreening form located on our District website daily prior to sending children to school.  
    Masks are required at all times except when eating lunch.
    Temperature checks will be completed daily.  
    Social distancing will be maintained.
Students will follow their regular schedules.  Additional information will be provided by building administration.

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Purchasing Department

The Purchasing Department assists schools, academic and operational departments in obtaining quality goods and services at competitive prices from responsible suppliers in accordance with the Pennsylvania School Code and Board policies.

Within the framework provided by the Pennsylvania School Code, Article VIII, Section 801 through 810 and Board policies, it purchases supplies, furniture, equipment, textbooks and services when required.

Purchasing Department Contacts

To contact personnel, please call 570-826-7111 and enter the appropriate extension.
Todd Harding, Purchasing Agent (ext. 1116)
Susan Parada, Warehouse (570) 235-1586
John Chiumento, Maintenance (570) 235-1825
Warehouse Fax: (570) 819-5090 

Current Bid Opportunities