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Rupert Elementary School Teacher Feature
Kalena Pippert Rupert Teacher
Kalena Pippert
Third Grade
Years in Pottstown: 7 years
Education Background: BS Elementary Education, Kutztown University and MS Education Cabrini
Other job experience you'd like to share: I spent three years overseas and had the opportunity to teach 2nd grade overseas for the Department of Defense. Family Information: I have been married for 22 years to my spouse, Brian. We have three children, Beth, Kim and Brendan. My two oldest are in college and my youngest is a sophmore in highs chool.
Any other information you'd like to share: I was a military "brat" until my father retired from the Air Force. I joined the Army after high school and had the opportunity to travel around the United States.
Dress Code Guidelines
The Pottstown School District will have new dress code guidelines for the upcoming school year.  The purpose is to ensure an environment supportive of student learning. Please click on the link below for the grade level you are interested in.
elementary Guidelines  Middle School Guidelines  High School Guidelines
 
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Matt Moyer in Kentucky Pottstown Pride On a Mission
Rupert Elementary Principal Matt Moyer shows his Pottstown Pride while he and his family joined with members of their church on a week long mission trip to a community in Kentucky. Matt helped to conduct a Summer bible school, while others in the group worked on construction and community service projects. Thanks for giving us another reason to say, Proud to be from Pottstown.


 
Peak LOGO Register for PEAK Pre-K Counts
 Register now for 2018-19 School Year for PEAK Pre-K Counts. School begins August 27th. Click on this link to all important information.
 


 
Students meet Slappy Happy To Meet Slappy
Students in the Pottstown School District ISucceed Summer Learning program at Barth Elementary know that summertime is learning time. Recently they celebrated National Summer Learning Day with a special visit from the Reading Royals mascot, Slappy, and a cookout for middle school students. Special thanks to Slappy for visiting our Elementary students and to Redner's Market's, Clover Farms Dairy and Unique Pretzels for donating delicious food for our cookout! One Goal One Team One Town.


 
Students showing crafts done at Art Fusion 1946 It Is Wise To Recycle
Students from Rupert Elementary spent a Summer morning at ArtFusion 19464 and found a way to create art from recycled items. The art object of the day was the Wise Old Owl. Students lead by Rupert Principal Matt Moyer used egg cartons and other cardboard pieces to design unique owls. Thanks to ArtFusion for hosting another great event that allows students the opportunity to be creative.




 
Rupert's 90th Anniversary Rupert Elementary School's 90th Anniversary Celebration
SAVE THE DATE
Rupert Elementary School's 
90th Anniversary Celebration 
Saturday, September 8, 2018
11:00am-2:00pm




 
Home Access Center Logo Notice From Home Access Center
Due to up dating our system the online Home Access Center will be unavailable for the month of July 2018. We anticipate going back online for the start of the 2018-19 school year. When service becomes available again, building principals will notify their school families by electronic notification. If you need assistance in connecting to the Home Access Center, when it re-opens in August,please send an email to accesshelp@pottstownk12.org. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.


 
books Library Summer Programs
Want something fun to do, for free, almost every day of the week this summer? Check of the schedule of special programs being offered Monday through Thursdays by the Pottstown Regional Public Library. The post Library Hosts 4 Days Of Special Programs Weekly appeared first on The Post.



 
Students at airport Project Helping Hand
Trojan Proud of our Pottstown High School Juniors Asgar Ali and Shane Duncan who a long with their Engineering teacher Andy Bachman will be spending ten days on a trip to Ecuador,on a scholarship service trip, where they will help build a school kitchen for children in small Amazon village. Congratulations to Mr. Bachman, his leadership and inspiration are helping to build the next generation community leaders. Just more reason to say Proud to be from Pottstown.







 
Don't go hungry this summer!

Free meals
Text "FOOD" to 877-877 or call 1-866-3-HUNGRY 
for free summer meals in your neighborhood.  


 
vaccinations 2018 School Vaccination Requirements
Click HERE for more information on the vaccines your child needs to attend school.
 
 
Stephen Rodriguez speaking at Fair Funding Rally- PA State Capitol
Superintendent Stephen Rodriguez speaks in the Rotunda of Capital Building and tells all it is time to do the right thing 100% funding.  Traveling along with Superintendent Rodriguez were a group of parents, community members, members the school board, and Pottstown School District teachers.
Cycle Days
Today:  7/22/2018  
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6
PHS Marching Band Camp
Mon Aug 6 2018
to Mon Aug 20 2018

Aug
7
ROTC Summer Program
Tue Aug 7 2018
to Fri Aug 10 2018

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Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Pottstown School District, in accordance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, will not discriminate in educational programs which it operates, or in admission or enrollment procedures on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, age, national origin, or handicap.  We assure that procedures and practices are followed to provide equal access to all programs.  Any questions concerning the application of Title IX, compliance or complaints may be referred to Deena Cellini, Compliance Officer, at 230 Beech Street, Pottstown, PA 19464. Telephone 610-970-6657.
Notice of Special Education Services
According to state and federal special education regulations, annual public notice to parents of children who reside within a school district is required regarding child find responsibilities. School districts (SDs), intermediate units (IUs) and charter schools (CSs) are required to conduct child find activities for children who may be eligible for services via Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For additional information related to Section 504/Chapter 15 services, the parent may refer to Section 504, Chapter 15, and the Basic Education Circular entitled Implementation of Chapter 15. Also, school districts are required to conduct child find activities for children who may be eligible for gifted services via 22 Pa Code Chapter 16. For additional information regarding gifted services, the parent may refer to 22 PA Code Chapter 16. If a student is both gifted and eligible for Special Education, the procedures in IDEA and Chapter 14 shall take precedence.
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