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Combined Special Legislative Voting / Age...
The Sto-Rox Board of Directors is giving notice that there will be a combined Agenda Review and Special Legislative Voting meeting for general business purposes and such other business that may come before the Board on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the Library at the Sto-Rox Upper Elementary School, 298 Ewing Road, McKees Rocks, PA  15136.  By order of Governor Wolf, the room capacity is 25 occupants. 
Start Date for the 2020-2021 School Year

Dear Parents/Guardians:

Out of an abundance of caution for your child’s health, safety, and education, the first day of school for the Sto-Rox School District will now be Thursday, August 27.  Please continue to check the District website and Facebook page for any and all updates.  
 Click above for details. 
New School Reopening Information
We have added a page focused on sharing updates related to COVID-19 impacts on reopening our schools.  Resources will be updated frequently to keep the community involved as these changes occur.
*New* Virtual Vikings Enrollment Form now available on the School Reopening Webpage
Road Closure - effect on Bus Stops for Hi...
Due to the partial closure of McCoy Road effective 7/20/20 through 12/2020, the district will eliminate the school bus stops for Jr/Sr High school students at McCoy Rd & Dunn St, and at Norwood Park for the 2020-2021 school year.  High School students who previously used these stops will be required to walk to school.  All other district students, charter students and parochial students may have their stops moved because of this closure. The adjustments to stops and routes will be in effect for the entire year, regardless of the road reopening. All routes will be reevaluated to account for detours and for the most efficient plan possible. 
UPDATED July 20, 2020: Pandemic Electron...
The federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 provides temporary benefits, referred to as Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT), to families of school-aged children who would receive free or reduced-priced meals if school was in session.  
For each day school is closed, families of school-aged children certified as free or reduced eligible will receive the equivalent of the free high rate for lunch and the severe need rate for breakfast. Specifically, a family will receive $5.70 for each eligible school-aged child in their family for each day school has been closed since March 16, 2020.
UPDATED on July 20, 2020: Click here
UPDATED on July 1, 2020:  Click here for more information:  Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer - Frequently Asked Questions 
UPDATED on July 1, 2020:  Families that receive SNAP or TANF should have already had their benefits issued to their EBT card. If not, you may direct families to submit an inquiry at All others, cards are in the process of being issued and mailed, but due to the very large volume, the timeline is slightly delayed.  Households should receive their cards by the end of July. 
Upcoming Events
Wed, August 12
Kennywood School Picnic

Thu, August 20
Regular Legislative Voting Meeting @ UE Library

7:00 PM at Upper Elem Library
Thu, September 10
Education Committee Meeting @ UE Library

7:00 PM at Upper Elem Library
Thu, September 17
Agenda Review Meeting @ UE Library

7:00 PM at Upper Elem Library
Thu, September 24
Regular Legislative Voting Meeting @ UE Library

7:00 PM at Upper Elem Library
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