The annual school picnic for the Ambridge Area School District will be held on Wednesday, June 1, 2016, at Kennywood Park. The park opens at 10:30 a.m. and rides start at 11:00 a.m. Park authorities have made arrangements for Rhodes Bus Company to transport students and adults.
Amusement tickets for Kennywood Park will be sold on Friday, April 29, 2016, at the respective schools as follows:
Ambridge Area High School 7:50 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Ambridge Area Junior High School 9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Economy Elementary School 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Highland Elementary School 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
State Street Elementary School 12:00 noon – 12:30 p.m.
Ticket Sale Date has been changed due to the PSSA testing.
Online Ticket sales are available at http://www.kennywood.com/ambridge
Here is a copy of the Fact Finding Report between the Ambridge School District and the Ambridge Area Education Association. The date of the report is March 28, 2016.
Pre-K Update: The administration has been working hard to get the two new Pre-K classrooms staffed and ready for our students. The projected start date for the two new Pre-K Classrooms is Monday, February 22, 2016. The committee will review applications by Wednesday, February 17, 2016. Parents will be informed of acceptance by Friday, February 19, 2016.
The Ambridge Area School District is still accepting Pre-K Applications for the 2015-2016 school year. If you have not submitted your child’s application, please do so immediately. Applications can be returned to Highland Elementary, State Street Elementary, and Economy Elementary.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Travis W. Mineard, Director of Special Education
724-266-2833, extension 1242
Aphrodite Galitsis, Economy Principal
724-266-2833, extension 6245
Jo Ann Hoover, Highland Principal
724-266-2833, extension 7202
A searchable staff directory has been added to the website. Please click on the link at the top of the site labeled 'Directory'. In addition, each building has their own directory. Once on the school page, from the left menu, click on 'Staff Directory'. To send a staff member a message, click their email address or on the photo icon. Photos will be added once the new 2015 school photos are sent from Lifetouch.