Pottstown High School

Pottstown High School

Pottstown High School 

750 N. Washington Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
Phone: (610) 970-6700
Fax: (610) 970-1363

Mrs. Danielle McCoy, Principal

Mrs. Elizabeth Bernhard, Secretary 

2020-21 Senior Spotlight

PHS News


HAPPENING THIS SUNDAY: Walk-In Vaccine Clinic at the Ricketts Center

In partnership with the Pottstown NAACP, the Pottstown Pharmacy will host a walk-in vaccine clinic on Sunday, April 25th the Ricketts Center.
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Allteam sports

Trojans Earn Mercury Winter Sports All Area Team Honors

Congratulations to student athletes earning Mercury All Area Team honors. They represent our school and community.
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Pottstown Vaccine Clinic

Pottstown Vaccine Clinic

There is now a vaccine clinic located at Bethel Community Church of Pottstown.
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All Academic

Student Athletes Earn Honors

Congratulations to Trojan student athletes who were recognized by the Pioneer Athletic Conference for their academic and athletic achievement and honored for their civic responsibility.
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Lacrosse Senior Night

Please click here to see the pictures from the Lacrosse Senior Night.
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Kristen Ellis

Celebrating National Library Week

As National Library week comes to a close we want to highlight our very own librarian team with a few of their favorite books.  
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Honor roll

Third Marking Period Honor Roll

Congradulations to all the students who are on the third marking period honor roll.
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Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Pottstown Middle School Presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast.
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DECA, an organization aimed at creating leaders and entrepreneurs within student bodies, encouraged its state qualifiers to compete in the Annual State Career Development Conference online.
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Food Distribution Alert

Food Distribution Program Alert

This morning, during their daily inspection our food service staff noticed packaging problems and some food spoilage with meals that are part of the food distribution program.
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Trojan Girl wrestlers

Trojan Girl Wrestlers Making History

Congratulations to Pottstown High School girl wrestlers,Julianna Figueroa, Zoe Earle,Mia Bumbarger and Xiyah Robinson, who are pioneers in helping to promote girls wrestling as a sanctioned sport by the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association.
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Mask Compliance Required

As we look forward to the safe return of students to in-person class next week, we want to remind you that masks are mandatory. Every student and staff member is required to wear a mask at all times.  
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Alyssa Dultz

PHS Grad Stays On Mission

Alyssa Dultz Pottstown High School class of 2018 is living up to the school district mission of "Preparing each student by name for success at every level".
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CyeNyla Hall

Next Stop Haverford College

Congratulations to Pottstown High School Senior CyeNyla Hall on receiving a full ride from the Questbridge National College Match to Haverford College.
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Christian Albert

Student Commit Continue Education

Congratulations to Christian Albert and Darius Smallwood on signing National Letters of Intent to continue their education and athletics. Christian will attend Gwynedd Mercy University majoring in Business and participate in Cross Country and Track. He is a three sport athlete and a Distinguished Honors student.
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Annual Student Update Reminder

As a reminder, we will begin the hybrid program return to school on March 22, 2021. In preparation for that return, all students are required to have the typical back to school paperwork completed. This is required for virtual and hybrid students. Please click on the link below for a short explanation and then click on the link below that to begin the process.
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PSSA Testing Assessment Waiver

The federal government indicated they would not be waiving the PSSAs and other standardized testing requirements this year. Our state lawmakers are pushing back with a bipartisan effort to compel them to change their minds.  
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Arden Moore

PHS Teacher a Frontline Hero

Congratulations to Pottstown High School teacher Arden Moore! Arden was selected as a Frontline Hero by the Philadelphia Phillies! Frontline Heroes will be honored with a big "sign of gratitude" from the Phillies and their fans.
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Ice Ride

"Ice Ride" Entertainment For a Stay at Home day

Thanks to Mrs. Katie German Pottstown Middle School Band Director and the 7/8 grade band for a virtual "Ice Ride" concert on a cold snowy day in February. 

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Kishan Patel

Hard Work Pays Off With $25K Scholarship

Pottstown High School senior Kishan Patel is another example of hard work paying off. As an honor student, one of the Senior Student Representatives to the school board and an advocate for state reform of educational funding system his days are filled with work.
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The Latino Community & COVID-19

Local healthcare and community leaders will share the latest information on prevention, vaccines, and answer your questions and concerns.
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Female wrestlers

Trojan Female Wrestlers Win Battle In Gettysburg

Pottstown High School female members of the wrestling team traveled to Gettysburg to take part in an all female dual meet tournament. They teamed up with Gettysburg High School to take on teams from ten other schools from across the state in three rounds of competition.
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Trojan Wrestlers Pin Down Academic Honors

Congratulations to members of the Pottstown High School Trojan wrestling team who are proving that hard work pays off on the mat and in the classroom. Nine members of the team earned academic honor at the end of the second marking period.
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Congratulations on the 2nd Marking Period Honor Roll.

2nd Marking Period Honor Roll

Congratulations on the 2nd Marking Period Honor Roll.

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Trojan Football Scores in the Classroom

Congratulations to members of the Pottstown High School football team who were recognized for their academic success in the classroom. They were selected to the EasternPAFootball.com All Academic Team which recognizes High School athletes who demonstrate academic excellence in the classroom.
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PHS Marketing Students Shine In Competition

Pottstown High School marketing students ( DECA ) under the direction of sponsors Kevin Pascal and Victoria McShea, participated in the Annual District 8 Career Development Conference. DECA is a noteworthy career and technical student organization that is conducted through high schools and colleges.
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CTE culinary arts

What Is Cooking On The Front Burner

Thanks to Pottstown High School Director Of Career Technical Education, Dave Livengood the culinary arts students have a brand new line of equipment to help them develop the skills they will need to enter the workplace.
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Jahzeel Watson

Jahzeel Watson Earns Mini-Maxwell Honors

Congratulations to PHS football player Jahzeel Watson on being honored with the Mini-Maxwell Award. Jahzeel has proven time and again on the field and in the classroom that hard work pays off.Trojan Proud to say he represent our school and community.
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Slept Well Tonight

We can sleep well tonight Zach Griffin Pottstown High School class of 2020 stands ready to protect our freedom.
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Boxed Meals Friendly Reminder

Just a friendly reminder about the boxed meals. All hot items in the foil need to be cooked at 365 degrees for 15-20 minutes. If heating in the microwave, please remove items from foil before heating. Oven temperature may vary. Keep cold items refrigerated until needed.
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Pottstown Pride Fall 2020

The Fall 2020 edition of Pottstown Pride proves once again that Hard Work Pays Off. COVID could not slow down the work ethic of Pottstown School District students,staff and alumni. They make every second count. Read about all of their achievements and you will know why we say Proud to be from Pottstown.
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winter sports

Restart of Pottstown School District Winter Sports

Happy to announce the restart of Pottstown School District Winter sports. See link to all updated schedules. Thank you for supporting our student athletes as they represent our school and community. Athletic Schedules Link to website.
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Mason Pennypacker

Mason Pennypacker Protects and Serves

Congratulations to PHS grad Mason Pennupacker on being sworn in as the newest member of the Manheim Borough Police Department. 
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mlk art

Martin Luther King Youth Arts Competition

1st Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On the Creative Market Blog - More than Just a Day Off: Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.
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Watson Named To All State Team

Congratulations to PHS Senior Jahzeel Watson on being named to the PA Football Coaches 4A Select All State Team. He earned second team at the wide receiver position. Jahzeel embodies the true meaning of student athlete, not only is he outstanding on the field but is an honor student who demonstrates good citizenship. He represents family,team,school and community with Trojan Pride and Honor. Another example of Hard Work Paying Off.
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Girls All area soccar

Girls Named To All Area Team

Trojan Proud of the Pottstown High School players named to Mercury All Area Girls Soccer Team. Zoe Earle. Juliana Figueroa and Yasmin Paez were all named to the Honorable Mention All Area Team.  
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Football Players Named All Area

Congratulations to the student athletes on the Pottstown High School Football Team that were named to The Mercury All Area Team. Jazheel Watson,2nd team offense. Named to the Honorable Mention Team Jared Hewitt and Sincre Strimpel. Their hard work has paid off on the field and in the classroom. They are preparing to take their place as leaders in our community. Share the news of another reason to say Proud to be from Pottstown.
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Boys Soccer All Area Players

Trojan Proud of Pottstown High School Boys Soccer Players Dylan Maximenko and Jamaal Pratt on being named to The Mercury All Area Honorable Mention Team.They represent another example of hard work paying off.Learning the lessons that will lead to future success on the field and in the classroom.
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Hockey Players Earn Honors

Trojan Proud of Pottstown High School Field Hockey players, Destri Roye, Courtney Bratten, Taetum Robbins, who earned Mercury All Area Honorable Mention honors. They are another example of our student athletes who put in the work to excel in the classroom and on the playing field. Thanks for giving us another reason to say Proud to be from Pottstown.
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Honor Roll

Honor Roll Report - MP1 2020

PSD 2020-21 First Marking Period Honor Roll-revised   -    Congratulations to students who earned academic honors during the 1st marking period. COVID has given us all new challenges to overcome. Virtual or in person hard work pays off.
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Senior Portraits - Class of 2020

Class of 2021
Pottstown Senior H.S.
Dates: Mon. - Fri., Oct. 12th – 16th
Location: Auditorium
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PAC 10 announcement

PAC 10 Announcement

The Pioneer Athletic Conference understands the importance that athletics plays in the life of our students and the positive impact these sports have on our schools, districts, and community. More +
Troiad yearbooks

PHS Yearbook needs your pictures and stories

PHS Yearbook advisor Mrs.Yoder needs your help ASAP. Due to school closure and cancellation of student activities there are many pages that need to be filled in this year's book. Great opportunity for you to be part of the staff. Please send her pictures and stories of activities, accomplishments, future plans, coping COVID19. Use your imagination ( so long as you are school appropriate) Email to [email protected] Deadline for submission is April 17th. More +
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PHS Career and technical Education Level 2 & 3 Application

All students interested in taking a level 2 or 3
Career and Technical class need to fill out an application.
The application has 2 parts; online form and a written form. Both sections need to be completed and the written portion is to be handed into the front office. Students should then register for the class in March during registration.
Please contact Mr. Delaney if you have any concerns or questions.  

High School Dress Code Guidelines

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 to view guidelines.

Scholarship Opportunity

Scholarship Opportunity

The Montgomery County Department of Public Safety and PulsePoint have teamed up to improve cardiac arrest survival.  The Easiest Scholarship Ever has officially launched. Throughout the month, every month, upload the most pictures of AED devices to the PulsePoint Foundation app, and you could win $250! The scholarship is open to all high school junior and seniors in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, and don't forget to register on our website. It's on! https://gotaed.wpengine.com/scholarship/

Electronic Devices

Electronic Devices

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Volunteer Information

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Request for Excused Absence from school for a pre-planned non-school-sponsored educational tour or trip
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