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Jr.-Sr. HS PICTURE DAY
7th - 12th Grade School Picture Day is on Thursday, December 16th starting at 8am in the old transition room.  Picture forms have been passed out to in person students.  Extra forms are available in the high school office/room 107.   Pictures can also be ordered on mylifetouch.com using Picture Day ID EVTTXJ9DD before December 16th.  
Virtual Viking pictures will be taken 1st.  VV students should come to the office (inside the courtyard) doors between 7:45 and 8:00 am.   Bring your picture form/ pay ahead online.  Please do not bring bags, purses or other items needing checked.
 
School Board Meetings
Thursday, December 9, 2021, the Sto-Rox School Board will hold their regularly scheduled Reorganization Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the Jr.-Sr. High School Cafeteria.  Newly elected and re-elected Board members will be sworn in by the Honorable Bruce J. Boni, Judge of Magisterial District 05-3-06.

Topic: Reorganization Meeting & Legislative Voting Meeting
Time: Dec 9, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom meeting

Meeting ID: 728 1120 0649
Passcode: rX2D0H

 
Sto-Rox SD ESSER Health & Safety Plan

Click HERE for the Sto-Rox SD ESSER Health & Safety Plan which the School Board approved at the Combined Agenda Review/Legislative Voting Meeting held on July 22, 2021.
 
COVID Update
Parents:  Please review the District's Health and Safety Plan found on the district website for COVID protocols.  You can also submit a question to [email protected]  with any questions.
 
Virtual Viking Academy
Cyber School 2021-2022

Fully accredited, 100% online school option available for all Sto-Rox families K-12

Please click this link for the top reasons to become a Sto-Rox Virtual Viking:

 
Need for Crossing Guards
The Borough of McKees Rocks is accepting applications for School Crossing Guards.

 
AIU PRE-K COUNTS
We are open to accept applications for the 2021-2022 school year! 
 
QUALITY Pre-School Services Provided.
Most classrooms operate Mondays – Fridays – 8:30 AM-1:45 PM.
Free Breakfast and Lunch Provided.
Early Intervention Services are Available 
 
Pre-K Counts IS A FREE PROGRAM FOR
INCOME ELIGIBLE FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN
3 - 5 YEARS OLD.
(Ex: Family of 4 can make up to $79,500)
 
Call 412-394-5863
Call today to apply.

 
CARLOW UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Carlow University and Sto-Rox School District have partnered to offer scholarships to individuals within the Sto-Rox School District Community to diversify the teaching and paraprofessional staff at SRSD.  Carlow is now accepting candidates for their full academic scholarships, cost of living stipends, and academic supplies for SRSD students, SRSD paraprofessionals, and SRSD professional staff to pursue teaching certification (or further their degrees) and return service to SRSD.  
 
This opportunity is open to students, current staff and community members....please spread the word.....Carlow Univ. is eager to start and kick off this program with SRSD as their partner.  Contact Mr. Dalmas at [email protected] for additional information.  
 
Working with an economically under-resourced school district serving diverse students, funding will provide scholarship monies, student teaching stipends, and supports for BIPOC individuals employed within the district or engaged in the community. Serving diverse students, funding will provide scholarship monies, student teaching stipends, and additional supports including technology and certification exam fees.  Individuals from Sto-Rox may work as office personnel, teaching assistants, coaches, paraprofessionals, school resource officers, or behavioral support technicians. A current partnership between Carlow and Sto-Rox School District has been cemented, in which Sto-Rox will provide continuing full-time employment throughout the length of the program for BIPOC individuals working in the school district and/or community with either an AA/AS or BA/BS college degree but no teaching certification: 
 
  • For those with four-year degrees, the MEd pathway provides a full scholarship with supports leading to teacher certification with a master’s degree 
  • For those with some undergraduate college, or an associate degree, the transfer pathway provides a special adult tuition rate, full scholarship and support and evening/online classes for FT workers  
  • Other BIPOC community members from around Pittsburgh may also complete the MEd and initial teacher certification with some of the practicum experiences at Sto-Rox School District.   
 
Full Project Features 
  1. MEd Scholarships for initial teaching certification in one of these fields:  Early Childhood, Reading Specialist, Special Education, Art Education, or Secondary Education.   
  2. Transfer Undergraduate Scholarships over two years of the program for those adult students with a two-year AA or AS degree.   
  3. Graduate Assistant/Instructional Support Coach for all participants.   
  4. Student Teaching Stipends  
Textbooks/Technology/Certification Exam costs provided.
 
Federal Program for Emergency Broadband I...
About the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBB Program)
The FCC’s EBB Program is a temporary federal program to help eligible households pay for internet service during the pandemic.  The benefit provides up to $50/month discount for broadband service and a one-time discount of up to $100 for a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet.  Families of students enrolled at Sto-Rox School District are eligible for these benefits.
Click on the title to read more.
 
SCHOOL BOARD COMMITTEE MTGS
The public is invited to attend School Board Committee Meetings.  This will be updated as meetings are scheduled.
NOTE: Zoom links will be added (if allowed).



 
Upcoming Events
Thu, December 9
Reorganization Meeting

7:00 PM at Jr.-Sr. HS Cafeteria
Thu, December 16
Advisory Committee Meeting

6:00 PM at Jr.-Sr. HS Cafeteria
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