You can access the Pennsylvania Department of Health's COVID-19 Early Warning Dashboard to view county-by-county data related to the current case surge. The link is: https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/coronavirus/Pages/Monitoring-Dashboard.aspx
Due to the surge of COVID-19 cases in Mercer County the Sharon City School District will move to fully virtual instruction beginning on Monday, November 23 through Friday, December 4, 2020. Please review the attached letter and frequently asked questions documents at the following links: FAQ: https://5il.co/n7x0 Parent Letter: https://5il.co/n7zj
We have been kindly informed that the link in the Live Feed sent this afternoon regarding today's COVID 19 update is not working. The link below will allow you to access the letter or you can find a link to the same document in the NEWS section of this website. LINK: https://5il.co/my5i
November 10, 2020 Today, the Sharon City School District was notified of a number of additional COVID-19 positive cases in our schools. In response to these cases we are working closely with the PA Department of Health and following all of their recommendations, along with implementing all of our in-house safety protocols. All sites involved are also receiving special cleaning protocols. Please read the attached letter for specific information: https://5il.co/mxst
Check out this great national news piece on Buhl Park's free golf course. Awesome feature! https://youtu.be/yr0mfsRVOjo
The Sharon City School District has listed a job posting for a C.O.O.L. Program security staff member. Information about the position can be found following this website thread: EXPLORE > Employment Opportunities > Vacancies
The Sharon City School District has posted an employee vacancy notice on our website for a nine-month security/custodian. Information can be found on our website: www.sharonsd.org by following the EXPLORE > Employment Opportunities > Vacancies thread.
Sharon Girls Basketball is sponsoring a fundraiser through Explore Ovanona. For information, please click the link below: https://explore.ovanova.co/sharon-girls-basketball
Good afternoon Sharon City School District Families and Friends. Please note that we have updated the COVID-19 News feed on our District website with information regarding a positive COVID 19 case that is impacting C. M. Musser Elementary School. Please review the website (www.sharonsd.org) and the letter from Superintendent Calla regarding this matter: https://5il.co/mnaw
Sharon Girls Basketball is excited to start it’s elementary program this November Sign up today! Please fill out the attached registration form that can be found under the NEWS section of our website. If you have any questions, Email coach: O'Brien at email@example.com Our new coaching staff is committed to providing a fun, safe and focused program to help you daughter gain new skills, meet new friends, and have fun while getting exercise!
Sharon High School proudly inducted it's latest class into the P. A. Jones Chapter of the National Honor Society. The event can be viewed in it's entirety at this site: https://youtu.be/o1GxSYvHxic Congratulations inductees!
The National Association of Elementary School Principals has released a document regarding talking to your child about vaping. Vaping is a relatively new and growing concern among school age children. Please use the flyer, found at the attached link to open up the conversation: https://5il.co/mgjl
Tonight's Sharon vs Greenville Varsity Football game can be accessed at the Greenville High School Facebook page. Game time is 7 PM. Go Tigers! https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Education/Greenville-JrSr-High-School-Pennsylvania-110297970704274/
Parents of Sharon Middle-High School Students, Faculty and Staff. We have been informed that an individual from Sharon Middle-High School has tested positive for COVID 19. Please read the attached letter which provides information regarding this matter. At this time the PA Department of Health is not recommending any classroom or building closures but we are conducting contact tracing and will be in contact with anyone who may have been in close contact with the impacted individual: Letter link: https://5il.co/me36
Good afternoon Sharon Schools families. We want to remind you that if you child(ren) will be changing their instructional plan for the second nine-weeks (in-person to virtual or virtual to in-person) you need to compete the online form that is found under the NEWS section of our website: www.sharonsd.org The form will need to be completed by Friday, October 23, 2020. The transition day for any students will be Monday, November 2, 2020.
This is the live stream link for Thursday's Sharon vs. Lakeview Girls Volleyball match: https://youtu.be/MUSykd521S8 GoTigers!
This is the live stream link for tonight's Sharon vs. Grove City Volleyball match: https://youtu.be/a-cW6sIODhE Go Lady Tigers!
Please note this correction to the instructional plan form for families wishing to change their child(ren)'s plan for the second nine weeks. The original link has been disabled: https://forms.gle/RwaAUF8PJ6Xi6TDm7
The Sharon City School District has determined that we will be maintaining our current instructional program (in-person, virtual, cyber) for the second nine-week grading period. This period begins on Monday, November 2, 2020. Please carefully review the letter in the link that follows and should you choose to modify your child(ren)'s plan complete the required form prior to Friday, October 23, 2020. Letter Link: https://5il.co/m7k1 Change of Placement Form Link: https://forms.gle/RwaAUF8PJ6Xi6TDm
The live stream for tonight's Sharon at Grove City Varsity Football game can be found at: https://youtu.be/KPVzQTPGJCo Kick off is at 7:00pm. GO TIGERS! You can also follow the Tiger JV Football team vs Grove City, tomorrow at 10 am on this live stream: https://youtu.be/ZsCamGlCfqM Tiger Stadium is also open for your attendance at this game.
Sharon City School District is proud to announce that SHS students Umneya Karakra and Shahed Kanan have been accepted into the Mercer County Career Center’s National Technical Honor Society and will be inducted into the Society on November 5, 2020. Congratulations to both students and their families.
The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture has announced that the program which allows District's to provide free breakfast and lunch to all school students has now been extended through June 30, 2021. The Sharon City School District is offering a free breakfast and free lunch to every child ages 0 to 18 years old for every school day. In-person students will use the cafeteria as usual, students attending virtually may pick up a full breakfast and lunch at Sharon High School between 9:15 - 9:45 am, or Case Ave. Elementary, West Hill Elementary or CM Musser Elementary between 9:30 – 10:00 am all free of charge! We encourage all families to take advantage of this great program. We remain committed to providing students access to healthy, nutritious and wholesome meals while assuring the utmost food safety without compromising quality
Data collection for the 2020 US Census is ending tomorrow. As of today, well over 99.9% of housing units have been accounted for in the 2020 Census. Self-response and field data collection operations for the 2020 Census will conclude on October 15, 2020. If you have not yet completed your Census form please do so today! Census data provides for funding for the School District and City of Sharon!! 2020Census.gov
The Sharon City School District athletic venue capacity plans are posted on the News page of the district website under COVID 19 Update. All venue capacity numbers are effective beginning, Monday, October 12, 2020 and until further notice.
The live stream link for the Sharon vs Hickory Girls Volleyball match can be found at the following site: https://www.facebook.com/Sharon-Tigers-Volleyball-119805649854301/?view_public_for=119805649854301 Game time is JV 6pm with Varsity to follow. Go Lady Tigers!
Just a reminder that Sharon Middle/High School will be continuing to administer the Keystone tests will over the next two days. Thursday will be for Algebra and Friday be the Biology exam. Any student who is required to take the test must come to the school. Keystone tests can not be completed online. Everyone received a letter indicating which exam you must take. Directly below the name of the exam was the room number that you will report too. If it says "Virtual" under the name of the exam - that means you are not required to take the assessments and you are to stay home and work on your classes work virtually. Testing will begin promptly at 9am. You must wear a mask during this assessment and be dress code compliant. Bring your computer with you as you will have time to log in and do some work so you can stay caught up on your classes. Be sure to get plenty of rest and do your best. Good Luck.
The live stream for tonight's Sharon vs Slippery Rock Varsity Girls Volleyball game can be found at the following link: https://youtu.be/Tc3ekM7FNlI Go Lady Tigers!
Given the current state guidelines, visiting fans will not be permitted at the Sharon vs. Hickory football game Friday, October 9th. Tiger fans should note that WYTV is broadcasting the game as their Game of the Week. And the game will radio broadcast on 790 WPIC. Hickory will also be live streaming through the Joanow Legal Group website: https://video.ibm.com/channel/hickory-hornet-football
The live-stream link to tonight's Sharon vs. Slippery Rock Varsity Football game can be accessed at this site: https://youtu.be/2-T59T-Qn5U Game time is 7:00 PM. Go Tigers!
The Sharon City School District has provided an update related to the active COVID19 case which was reported on Friday, September 25.
The live stream for tonight's Grove City @ Sharon Tigers football game can be found at this link: https://youtu.be/i9Q8YifdDUA
The Sharon City School District was notified this morning that there is a single positive test result of Covid-19 in one of our classrooms at C. M. Musser Elementary. We are pleased to share that the individual is currently responding well to treatment and improving. In response to the positive result, we have spent the day working with the Pennsylvania Department of Health (DoH) regarding all necessary actions that need to be followed and they recommend that, at this time, we continue to monitor our children and ourselves for symptoms. No quarantine is recommended at this time. The DoH will continue to to follow all protocols and inform us if additional actions need to be taken. Please note as well that we continue to follow all of our Health and Safety plan guidance including deep cleaning of all areas of our buildings with special attentions being paid to high use areas. Please remember that if you are experiencing symptoms, please see your Primary Care Physician who can make the determination if you or your child need to be tested.
The livestream for this afternoon's Sharon MS Girls Basketball games @ Mercer begins at 3:58 pm and can be found at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5h1xq8bZSZAAs0Medwo_kA
The livestream for tonight's Grove City at Sharon Girl's Volleyball match can be found at: https://youtu.be/LWIUjperHI4 Go Lady Tigers!
Tiger fans are invited to watch the live stream of the Sharon versus Grove City football game on Saturday night (9/26) by accessing the Sharon Tigers Football page on Facebook. This public page will go live at 6:58 pm. The game will also be audio broadcast at www.fridaynightpa.com or at the Friday Night PA app (free at the app store).
Sharon City School District parents and friends. It’s not too late to participate in the 2020 Census. If you haven’t responded yet, please do so by Sept. 30, 2020. In Pennsylvania, everyone counts. Our communities and families benefit when you participate in the 2020 Census. Our population count determines the federal support Pennsylvanians receive for the next ten years for healthcare, housing, food assistance, education, roads, and more. Be a good neighbor and participate. It only takes a few minutes to complete. You can respond online in less time than it takes to drink your morning coffee. Respond to the 2020 Census It’s not too late to participate in the 2020 Census. If you haven’t responded yet, please do so by Sept. 30, 2020. In Pennsylvania, everyone counts. Our communities and families benefit when you participate in the 2020 Census. Our population count determines the federal support Pennsylvanians receive for the next ten years for healthcare, housing, food assistance, education, roads, and more. Be a good neighbor and participate. It only takes a few minutes to complete. You can respond online in less time than it takes to drink your morning coffee For more information, visit pa.gov/census.
Beginning on Monday, September 21st, all students in the Sharon City School District will "Eat for Free." The District has been given permission to extend our free summer meal program through the end of December (or until funding is depleted). All students have access to breakfast and lunch for free daily. Virtual students also can access this service as outlined in the letter found at this link: https://5il.co/l7fx
This is a correction to our Sharon v. Hickory Football Live Stream announcement. Friday Night PA will only be providing an audio broadcast for tonight's game. To view the game in live stream please access it at https://video.ibm.com/channel/hickory-hornet-football. Game time is 7 pm. We thank Hickory Football for sharing their site with us at this late date/time.
The 2020 Census is underway! The census impacts funding decisions for things like healthcare, infrastructure, education, and more. Respond today at 2020CENSUS.GOV.
Tiger fans are invited to watch the live stream of the Sharon versus Hickory football game tomorrow night (Friday, 9/18) at www.fridaynightpa.com or at the Friday Night PA app (free at the app store). The football game and entire band halftime show will be live streamed on the Friday Night PA site. On air talent will be Shane Young and Jim Szuch. Game time is 7:00 pm. Go Tigers!
Fans wishing to view tonight's girls soccer game against Slippery Rock can access the live stream at: https://youtu.be/HXEt7p4Uybs
Tiger football fans can watch the live stream of tonight's game against the Rockets from Slippery Rock by accessing this link: https://youtu.be/aenh6tlAJ9k The link will go live at 6:45pm with kick-off set for 7pm. GO TIGERS!
The revised fall 2020 athletic schedules have been posted to the District website. Please note that all schedules are subject to change. Also, please be aware that the District will follow all Commonwealth of Pennsylvania regulations with regard to spectator participation. Current guidelines (as of 9-9-20) allow for no spectators at indoor events and a very limited number at outdoor events. At this time no visiting spectators can be welcomed to our facilities.
All Sharon families who are using our virtual platform, please note that google classroom codes for Middle and High School students are posted on the High School website. If your child is having difficulty logging in please check to make sure the correct code is being used. Also, if you reached out today with a technical support question our IT staff is working to get back to you as soon as possible.
The Sharon City School District Board of Education has revised the calendar and start date for all schools. School will now begin on Wednesday, August 26, 2020. Those attending school in-person will also now begin classes 1 hour later than usual - Middle/High School at 9:00 AM and Elementary at 9:30 AM for the first 9 weeks of school. The new calendar can be found in both the News and Explore sections of our website and phone app.
Attention All Sharon Property Owners: The Sharon Tax Office has mailed the 2020 School Real Estate Tax Cards. It is your responsibility as a property owner in the City of Sharon to please notify the tax office if you did not receive your tax bill. Phone: 724-983-3208 (Sharon Tax Office)
Good morning Sharon Schools families and staff. This morning we have posted to our website and phone app under the news heading information related to our back to school plans. Please read the back to school letter (Letter 1) and both the Health and Safety Plan and Checklist. Check this site often for additional information and updates.
As we prepare for back to school remember that you can manage your student's lunch account online at My School Bucks. To access the account visit myschoolbucks.com or download the app at the App Store or on Google Play.
With the uncertainties that the current pandemic presents, we realize that at any given moment our schools may once again have to shut down. We’re also aware that some of our students may not be able to attend school or there may be parents who wish to keep their children home. We want our families to know that the District will be prepared to provide instruction to all students in all scenarios, this includes the options of in school face to face instruction and virtual learning, where students will participate in school at home daily. Sharon City Schools have secured the resources to implement a 1:1 initiative. This means: Every K-12 student will be receiving a Chromebook at the beginning of the 2020-21 school year for use in and out of the classroom, as needed. Online learning and connection to our classrooms will be made available to every student. We will maintain instruction regardless of how the District is impacted by COVID-19 closures or restrictions. We understand that families may be hesitant for the children to return to the school buildings. To discuss our virtual learning options, please contact Justi Glaros, Supervisor of Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment, at 724-983-4000, ext. 4990 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our homepage to access our Virtual Learning Form.
The federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 provides temporary benefits to families of school-aged children who would receive free or reduced-priced meals if school was in session. Families that receive SNAP or TANF should have already received benefits issued to their EBT card. If not, please submit an inquiry to https:..www.emergencymealssurvey.com/PA for information. All others should receive their cards by the end of July.
The 3rd and 4th week Kindergarten Summer Packets will be available for pickup this Monday, June 29th, at the elementary schools during the summer lunch program from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM. This is the last pickup for the summer. The Google Classroom will be active through July 10th.
Sharon High athletes Gianna Labbiento and Lane Voytik were recently named Athletes of the year by the Varsity Cup. Gianna received the honor in Girls Cross Country and Lane for Small School Football. Olympian Jackie Joyner-Kersee presented Gianna's award and Super Bowl Champion Drew Brees presented Lane honors. Congratulations to Gianna and Lane and thank you for being awesome Tiger Student-Athletes!
REMINDER TO THE FAMILIES OF ALL CURRENT KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS THE KINDERGARTEN SUMMER READING PROGRAM SECOND PACKET PICK-UP IS JUNE 22nd. BE SURE TO PICK UP A PACKET AT YOUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL'S LUNCH PROGRAM MONDAY FROM 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM.
Attention all Sharon girls, grades 5-12, if you want to join the girls basketball team, or have some fun in the gym this summer, or just want to check the new coaches and team, click on the following link! We’d love to have you sign up and we’ll get you more information. The preseason programs will be starting at the end of June so sign up today. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1VBGAbeZQcjJsW2xOT0w2a-aiJnktFnWbBpkcyiAwNfw/edit?pli=1
Attention 9th-11th Graders and Parents/Guardians - Our annual Recognition Day was unfortunately canceled due to the shutdown of school this past March. The Junior Class Officers, IT Department, Guidance Counselors, Teachers, and Administrators still wanted to recognize our students for their hard work and efforts from this past year. Even though our recognition program may look different this year, we worked very hard to honor our students! We hope you enjoy our virtual recognition program at the following link: Congratulations to all of our students! **Academic Boosters Club awards will be given out next school year at a date that has yet to be determined. Any student who received an award in the video will have their award mailed to them over the summer. If the award is too heavy, it will be hand delivered!** Have a safe and happy summer! https://5il.co/h0u2 -Mrs. Blair
P-EBT families please note: An online P-EBT Inquiry Form is now available if the parent/guardian believes they should have already received P-EBT benefits at https://www.emergencymealsurvey.com/PA • P-EBT benefit issuance for current SNAP and TANF EBT cardholders will be complete by June 8, 2020, if their school-aged child was receiving free or reduced-price meals before May 20, 2020. Current SNAP and TANF EBT Cardholders can check their card balance by calling 1-888-328-7366 or using www.connectebt.com. • Free and reduced eligible school-aged students that are not SNAP/TANF or those receiving SNAP or TANF that became eligible for free or reduced-price meals after May 20, 2020, while P-EBT cards are being mailed and should be received by the end of June 2020.
Good evening Sharon Seniors & parents. Mr. Fitzgerald will be hosting a meeting tonight at 6 pm to discuss plans for this year's commencement ceremony. e-invitations have been sent but you can also call 1-408-418-9388, access code is 711 434 990 if needed.
The school lunch program will conclude on Thursday, June 4. No lunches will be served on Friday, June 5. Our summer lunch program will begin on Monday, June 8 and will run from 11:00 am until 12:30 pm. This will be a brown bag lunch/breakfast.
Look for our Summer Reading Program for current Kindergarteners 6/15-7/10. Includes fun and engaging activities, packets, & books. Pick up at elementary lunch program on 6/15, 6/22, 6/29, & 7/6. More information to come on the student material pick-up days this week.
Good morning. We have been informed that the link to the parent letter from yesterday in the Live Feed section of our website is not be working. The letter can now be accessed at the following link: https://5il.co/geso You can also read the letter under the NEWS tab.
Please be reminded that Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-21 school year is being held Wednesday thru Friday, May 20, 21 and 22 at the 3 elementary schools. Parents should register at the building that their child will be attending. Hours are daily from 9 am until 2 pm.
Good evening to the Sharon High Class of 2020. These are a few reminders you need to be aware of: Senior drop off for packets will be Thursday, May 21st from 8am until 3pm. A bin will be placed in the commons area for drop off. All packets must have your name on the outside of the envelope. Make sure that each assignment has your name and the teachers name so we can get it to the correct teacher for grading. Once you drop your packets you will proceed to clean out your locker. All students must wear gloves and masks. Both will be provided unless you prefer to use your own. If necessary, we may limit building access to comply with current social distancing regulations. Upon leaving with your materials you will also be provided with your caps, gowns and honor cords for graduation. Instructions regarding our plans for graduation will be provided shortly. Other items you may have at home or in your locker can be returned to your teachers at this time. Textbooks and materials should be left outside of the teachers classroom. Your name should be on the returned items so the teacher knows who returned it. Thank you.
As we head into the final weeks of the "school year," please check out this information from the National Principals Association to keep your children healthy both physically and emotionally. Use this link: https://5il.co/g7w1
Set your alarm to watch the Today Show tomorrow between 7:30 and 8:30 am as the Stanek Family will be part of the virtual audience. Today will be featuring Sharon senior Justin Stanek, President of the Class of 2020 and in the academic "top ten." #SharonStrong
The Community Food Warehouse will be hosting a food distribution for any families in need on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 from 4:00pm - 6:00pm (or until the food runs out). Please reference the flyer at this web link: https://5il.co/g41i
It’s not too late to respond to the 2020 Census while being safe and practicing social distancing at home. Once you have responded, please encourage your family, friends, and loved ones to complete the census, too. 2020census.gov
We are asking that Sharon parents access our District website or phone app for important information regarding returning your child's completed work packets. The first packet return will be held on Wednesday and Thursday this week. Please review our sites for this information.
Congratulations to Sharon High Seniors Ja'Mia Jackson and Allie McMahon on being awarded the Mercer County Community Federal Credit Union continuing education awards. Ja'Mia received a $1,000 award and Allie a $500 award.
Parents of Sharon City School District students please be informed that there is a one week extension for the completion of work in materials packets and/or online through Friday, May 1. New packets and online postings will begin on Monday, May 4, 2020. Thank you and stay safe!
Show Your Support for our Senior Class! Sharon City School District will be lighting up Tiger Stadium and the scoreboard to support our Senior Class on May 4, 2020 at 8:20 PM. We will keep the lights and score board on for 20 minutes and 20 seconds. We are asking that everyone in the Sharon community to put their porch lights on at this time in support of the Class of 2020. We would like to invite all Mercer County Schools and communities to do the same on May 4th. Good luck to all of our Seniors! WE are SHARON PROUD!
SAT Information part 2: Please follow updates regarding SAT information at this website - https://pages.collegeboard.org/collegeboard-covid-19-updates
SAT Information: The MAY 2, 2020 SAT administration has been cancelled. Refunds will be provided to those who were registered for this date. Additional SAT testing dates will be scheduled as soon as feasible. The June 6, 2020 SAT administration has not yet been cancelled.
The 2020 Census is more than a population count. It's an opportunity to shape the future of our community. Census results have an impact on planning and funding for health clinics, fire departments, disaster response, education programs, and so much more. Complete yours today!
Good morning to our Sharon Schools family. Please be aware that Governor Wolf has ordered the closure of all schools for the remainder of the school year due to the ongoing COVID 19 pandemic. As additional information is received regarding we will update our website.
Good morning Sharon families! Just a reminder that lunches will not be served tomorrow, Friday, April 10 in celebration of Easter. Pick up your lunches for both today and tomorrow at any elementary school between 11 am and 12:30 pm. All children 18 and under are eligible.
For those students preparing to take the SAT, ACT or AP exams, Kaplan is offering preparation programs free of charge through June. Please access this site for details. https://www.kaptest.com/study/pre-college-ap/?utm_source=naviance&utm_medium=partner&utm_campaign=free-ap-exam
The Cape May, New Jersey Zoo is hosting online virtual field trips and lessons as we work through our COVID 19 shut down. This week's adventure involves Red Pandas and Tamarins! Enjoy and stay safe: https://nj-capemaycounty.civicplus.com/1400/Virtual-Zoo-School
Adults are vital for ensuring children continue to thrive during these tough times. Share your thoughts to help ensure resources are accessible where they will do the most good by taking the Family Strengths survey at: https://www.pediatrics.pitt.edu/family-strengths-survey
Good afternoon Sharon parents. Please note that we have placed a new letter on our website to provide you with updated information regarding our COVID 19 response. Please take a few minutes to review this letter and all other information posted. Be safe!
Please note that the closure of all Pennsylvania schools has been extended "until further notice.". Also be reminded that student instructional packets were distributed on Thursday & Friday and completed packets should be kept at home until students return to school.
The Sharon Schools has cancelled the following April committee mtgs: Safety, Policy, Athletic, & Education. The Work Session has been rescheduled for April 20 at 7pm followed by the Board meeting. Information regarding remote access will be available at www.sharonsd.org soon.
Parents: If you are struggling in assisting your children with their at home packets you may want to check out this great resource. It will provide video assistance to you and your child(ren) as you navigate the world of work from home. www.khanacademy.org
Sharon City Schools congratulate the following wrestlers who earned PIAA District 10 All Region honors. Region 1 1st team: Sully Allen 152lbs. 2nd team: Nick Dignall 145lbs; Aidan Buck 182lbs. Sully was also named Region 1 Wrestler of the Year. Congratulations to all!
Congratulations the following Sharon Swimmers who were named to the PIAA District 10 Region 1 All-Region 2nd team: Sharon 200 free relay team: Sharon — Nikoli Dobosh (12), Ty Chartraw (11), Jake Cattron (11), Nolan Songer (12)
Congratulations to Sharon High Swimmer Nolan Songer for being named to the PIAA District 10 Region 1 All-Star teams for the 2019-20 season. Nolan: 1st Team 200 free and 100 fly also 2nd team 50 free. Nolan was also named to the All-District All-Star squad in the 200 free event.
Congratulations to Sharon High Seniors MerQuan Peterson and Michael Calloway for being named to the PIAA District 10 Region 5 All-Star teams for the 2019-20 season. MerQuan was named to the first team and Michael as a second team all-star. Congratulations to both outstanding players!
Congratulatios to Jaysina Sellers for being named to the PIAA District 10 All First Team Region 4 squad for the 2019-20 season. REGION 4 ALL-STARS. Jaysina is a Junior at Sharon High School.
If you are out of work and without pay due to the COVID-19 mandatory shutdowns you may be eligible for food assistance. The Community Food Warehouse of Mercer County can assist you. Please use the contact information that follows for help. Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at 724-981-0353. The Warehouse will connect you to the nearest pantry or emergency food pantry, and can also refer you to free meals in your area.
Sharon parents: Please visit the district website for a memo with updated information regarding the current school shutdown. Also, please be reminded that lunch is being served to all children ages 18 and under at each elementary school from 11 AM to 1 pm. There is no charge.
The Sharon City School District is expanding our Dual Enrollment program to HS Seniors for the 2020-21 school year. Check out the story here: http://bit.ly/2Qqgpim
The Sharon City School District will be providing meals to students during the Coronavirus closure. Beginning Wednesday, March 18, brown-bagged lunch and a supplemental breakfast will be available to any Sharon resident age 18 and younger that needs it. Meals can be picked up at the sites listed below Monday - Friday from 11:00 AM -1:00 PM. We ask families to follow the signs for entry into the buildings. Students must be present and may pick up only a single meal daily. No meals may be eaten on site. Also, no adult meals may be purchased at this time. School Sites: Case Avenue Elementary: Lower drive (traffic loop off of Case Avenue) C. M. Musser Elementary: Cafeteria doors on Leslie Street side. West Hill Elementary: Main building entrance
Juniors and Seniors: The College Board is CANCELING the MAY 2, 2020, SAT administration. Makeup exams for the March 14 administration (scheduled for March 28) ARE ALSO CANCELED. Refunds will be provided to all students who were registered for May, whose March test centers were closed, or who do not receive March scores due to an irregularity. ETS will provide future additional SAT testing opportunities for students as soon as feasible in place of canceled administrations. The June 6, 2020 SAT administration has not been cancelled and ETS will continue to assess its status." Questions? Students and Parents can call: 866-756-7346 or email: email@example.com
Sharon Parents: Please visit the district's website or phone app for updated information updated today -Sunday, March 15 which will provide guidance in regard to our response to the COVID 19 school closure. Please be reminded that all schools are closed until March 30, 2020.
Case Avenue Parents: Due to the closure of the schools today due to the Corona Virus crisis the Case Avenue Mother Son Event scheduled for tomorrow, March 14 has been canceled and rescheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2020. Information on the event will be provided once school resumes.
Scheduled 2020-21 Kindergarten registration dates for the Sharon City School District have been cancelled. We will announce rescheduled dates as the COVID 19 situation allows.
As per directives from the Office of the Governor, all extracurricular and interscholastic activities, including practices have been cancelled for the duration of the 3-16 through 3-27 school closing period.
Corrected:Please be advised. Gov. Wolf has declared that all Pennsylvania schools are closed effective Monday, March 16, 2020 through and including Friday, March 27 due to the Coronavirus outbreak. We are working to develop plans for food and instruction during this shutdown.
SCSD parents, staff & students we ask that you rely solely on the District website or phone app (www.sharonsd.org) for accurate information regarding our response to the COVID 19 virus. We are aware that there are untrue rumors surfacing on social media regarding this situation.
The City of Sharon is working to improve our downtown. Please complete this brief survey to provide your input: https://reporting.padowntown.org/forms/current-perceptions-of-downtown-sharon You can also provide your option at the next meeting March 12 at 5:30 at PS Shenango
Powering hungry kids with breakfast takes real heroes. Congratulations to Francine Schmid, Sharon's Food Service Director, for being named a 2020 #PASchoolBreakfastHero! Francine has changed our schools by serving kids the food they need to reach their dreams #NSBW20
Congratulations to SHS Senior Sully Allen on claiming the PIAA Northwest Regional Championship at 152lbs. With the win, Sully will complete for a State title in Hershey. Also representing the Tigers at Regionals were: Eli Buck, 132lbs; Nick Dignall 6th place 145lbs.
Congratulations to Sharon's Gianna Labbiento who placed 2nd the the girls 3000m race at the PTFCA Indoor Championships. As a result of her finish, Gianna will be running in the State Indoor Track & Field Championships on March 1 at Penn State University's Track & Field complex.
Congratulations to the Sharon High Boys Basketball team on earning a spot in the PIAA District 10 3A semi-finals. The game, versus Franklin, will be played on Tuesday, February 25 at 7:30pm at Slippery Rock University.
Congratulations to these Sharon wrestlers who earned medals at this weekend's Section 2AA championships and who will wrestle for District 10 titles next weekend: Sully Allen, 152lb Champion; Eli Buck 132 5th ; Nick Dignall 145 6th; Aiden Buck 182 6th; Seth Evans 160 7th, Andrew Price 220 7th.
Congratulations to the following swimmers who qualified for Districts: Nolan Songer, Jake Cattron, Ty Chartraw, Nikoli Dobosh, Jake Auchter, Faith McSherry, Ava McLaughlin, Ella Labbiento, Rachel Sadowski and Abby Douglas.
C. M. Musser Elementary has been named a 2019-20 Title I Distinguished School. To receive this honor, a school had to show sustained academic growth for two consecutive years on the PSSAs, while being part of the Title I program. Congratulations to our Musser students and staff!
Congratulations to Sharon High senior Sully Allen for earning his 100th career win last night with a pin in 52 seconds against Sharpsville High.
Happy New Year to all of our Sharon Tiger family and friends. A reminder to our families that school will resume on Thursday, January 2, 2020. Have a wonderful 2020.
Congratulations to Lane Voytik, QB; Ty Eilam WR and Corte Williams DL for being selected to the District 10 All Star Team. The team was selected by the Erie Times-News for the 2019 season.
Congratulations to the Sharon High Robotics team on advancing to the semi-finals in this weekend's qualifying tournament in Johnstown PA. This was the team's first qualifying tournament of the 2019-20 season.
The C. M. Musser and West Hill Robotics teams swept the top two places at this weekend's FIRST Lego League tournament which was held at Penn State Behrend in Erie. The West Hill Tiger Techs placed 1st, advancing them to the World Festival and the CM Musser team placed second!
Congratulations to the following varsity wrestlers who placed at the Hickory Invitational Tournament: 2nd place 152: Sully Allen, 4th place 130: Sam Stephenson, and 8th place 182: Aidan Buck. Congratulations also go out to the MS team who placed 2nd at the Mercer Tournament.
All-Region Team continued: Region 5, Second Team Offense - Marcel Smith-Austin, Bryce Carroll, Andrew Price; Defense - Thomas Dawson, Trey Jones. Sharon was also honored as Co-Region 5 Champions and QB Lane Voytik was named Region Player of the Year. Congratulations to all!
Congratulations to Sharon Football players who were honored as members of the District 10 All-Region teams: Region 5, First Team: Offense - Lane Voytik, Ty Eliam, Noah Weese. Defense - Corte Williams, Doron Johnson, Ty Eliam.
The Sharon City School District is accepting applications for our Women's Middle School Volleyball head coach position (Spring Sport). A letter of interest should be mailed to the Educational Service Center, 215 Forker Blvd. Sharon PA 16146. Deadline is Friday, December 13, 2019.
Congratulations to Sharon Soccer Athletes who were honored as members of the District 10 All-Region teams: Region 2, First Team Boys: Nikoli Dobosh Region 2, First Team Girls: Katie Krecek Region 2, Second Team Girls, Julia Day, Makayla Berkson & Kailee Adamo
The Sharon City School District is accepting applications for our Men's Tennis Head Coach position (Spring Sport). A letter of interest should be mailed to the Educational Service Center, 215 Forker Blvd. Sharon PA 16146. Deadline is Tuesday, December 3, 2019.
Congratulations to Sharon Athletes who were honored as members of the District 10 All-Region teams: Region 1 Tennis, First Team Singles: Faith McSherry; Region 2 Golf, Second Team Jake Cattron: Region 2 Cross Country First Team: Gianna Labbiento, Abby Douglas & Natalie Ostheimer
Congratulations to Junior, Gianna Labbiento for being selected to First Team All State-Cross Country for 2019 by the PA Track and Field Coaches Association. Gianna was also named as District 10, Region 2, Runner of the Year by the District 10 Cross Country Coaches.
Sharon Schools are currently accepting applications for a part-time dental hygienist. The position involves the completion of state mandated screenings and paperwork. Applications can be submitted to 215 Forker Blvd. Sharon PA 16146
The Sharon City School District is currently accepting applications for 2 full-time secondary casual substitute teachers and 1, 1/2 time elementary casual substitute teacher. Positions require PA teaching certificates. Please see the day-to-day substitute posting on the website
Sharon Schools are currently accepting applications for day-to-day substitute teachers. The position requires a valid PA teaching certification. Daily rate is $100 per day. Please see the district website under EXPLORE > Employment Opportunities
Sharon Schools are currently accepting applications for an In-School Suspension aide (must be secondary teacher certified) and day-to-day substitute teachers and paraprofessionals. See the postings listed under EXPLORE > Employment Opportunities
Be advised that anyone selling fundraising items for one of the Sharon Schools will have a verified sales form or flyer. Please do not purchase items from anyone who does not have such an identifier. We have been informed that this may be happening in the Sharon/Farrell area.
As a part of our ongoing review of safety practices, the following protocols will be in place for all events at Tiger Stadium. 1 Students in grades K-6 must be accompanied by a parent 2 Students must sit in the bleachers during game play 3 Backpacks & game balls are not permitted
Continued: The school is not allowed to give you specifics about what happened to a specific child. We cannot tell you about motivations, issues, or consequences. We can, and always do, tell appropriate authorities and conduct a full investigation of any threats received.
We also want to inform our parents that while it is natural for you to want information about these events there are limits to what can be shared. Because we are a school that receives federal funds, the Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA) protects students’ records.
The District would like to thank the Sharon Police Dept. for their thorough response to the rumored school security event at Sharon High School this morning. All safety protocols were enforced as a precaution. It is important to note that at no time was any one in danger
Parking Warning: Please note that the City of Sharon /Sharon Police Department are ticketing vehicles that park on Forker Blvd. in Sharon near both the stadium and high school. If you are attending an event at either location please refrain from parking in that location.
2019 Mercer Count Band Night was a rousing success. Thank you to the high school bands, Thiel and Grove City College bands and the wonderful directors and boosters who made the night a success. Thanks also to the fans who FILLED Tiger Stadium to support the student musicians!.
The Sharon High Class of 2019 has been awarded $2,136,635 in scholarships to further their education. Congratulations to all members of the class and their teachers and counselors!
We would like to remind those families in our community who are experiencing a food shortage of a website and phone app that may be helpful. By logging into Foodfinder.us or the FoodFinder phone app you can locate and contact local food pantries and similar program in our area.