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MAHS Shakespeare Club Competes in Monologue, Scene Contest Shakespeare Contest

Seven students from the Shakespeare Club compete in the 2016-2017 Shakespeare Monologue and Scene Contest on Thursday, February 16, 2017. 

Moon Area Unified Bocce Team to Host Home Match Tuesday Unified Bocce Team

Come out and support the Moon Area Unified Bocce Team on Tuesday!

Vote TODAY: MAMS Students Compete in STEM Video Contest Vote

Voting concludes at 5 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 2017. 

Kindergarten and New Student Registration Process Underway Registration

Moon Area School District will host kindergarten and new incoming first grade registration Monday, March 27 – Friday, March 31, 2017, at Allard Elementary School.

Press Release: Auditor General Report Press Release

Press release from MASD regarding the report released today from the Pennsylvania Auditor General, Eugene DePasquale.

MAHS Swim Team Wins Multiple Championship Titles, Breaks Records at MAC Meet MAC Championships

The Moon Area High School swimming and diving teams earned many championship titles while breaking meet and school records!

MAMS Students Participate in Scripps School Spelling Bee Spelling Bee

Students from the Moon Area Middle School Upper and Lower House vied for top place in the spelling bees. 

MASD Celebrates Valentine's Day Valentine's Day

Various Moon Area School District buildings are celebrating Valentine's Day this February in special ways!

2017-2018 School Calendar School Calendar

2017-2018 school calendar approved February 13, 2017.

MAHS Students Test Drunk Driving Simulators with Moon Township Police Department Driving Expo

Over 350 Moon Area High School (MAHS) students participated in a Driving Expo on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, to experience the effects of driving under the influence. 

Bon Meade Celebrates 100th Day of School 100 Day

The second and third grade classes at Bon Meade Elementary School celebrated 100 days of school on Monday, January 6.

McCormick Warms Local Community With Project Bundle Up McCormick Project Bundle Up

McCormick Elementary reaised their goal of $1,000 for Project Bundle Up this year!

MAMS Drama Club Presents: Shrek Jr. MAMS Musical

Moon Area Middle School Drama Club will be showcasing their spring musical, Shrek Jr., February 23-25, 2017.

Hyde and Allard Elementary Students Learn Coding Coding

Students at Hyde and Allard Elementary Schools this week practiced problem-solving and coding concepts using the popular STEAM tool, Puzzlets.

MASD Elementaries Continue to Participate in Project Lead the Way PLTW

In January, fourth graders at all elementary schools participated in the Project Lead the Way (PLTW) curriculum "Energy and Collisions."

First Graders at Brooks Elementary Team Up with Covestro for Fun STEM Activities Covestro Brooks

First graders at Brooks Elementary School worked with Covestro scientists to complete three STEM activities on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.

Three MAHS Athletes Commit to Universities in the February National Letter of Intent Day Signing Day

Three Moon Area High School (MAHS) students each signed a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday, February 1, 2017

MAHS Drama Club Presents: Crazy for You Crazy for You

The Moon Area High School Drama Club will present their spring musical, Crazy for You, March 9-12.

Pittsburgh West Relay for Life: May 20 RFL

Montour High School will host the 2017 Pittsburgh West Relay for Life on Saturday, May 20, 2017.

Wrestling Team Places Top 9 in Allegheny County Tournament Allegheny County Wrestling Tournament

The Moon Area wrestling team placed 9th out of 34 teams at the Allegheny County Wrestling Tournament held at Fox Chapel High School January 20-21, 2017.

Selection of "Drug use prevention: do you know enough?" Presentation Available for Viewing Drug Seminar

Portions of the "Drug Use prevention: do you know enough?" presentation held on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, is available to watch on our website!

MAMS Student Represents School in Geography Competition Globe

Moon Area Middle School (MAMS) student, Anthony Colangelo, won the building Geography Bee held on Friday, January 13, 2017, and will represent the middle school as he advances in the competition.

MAMS Students Win 4 Top Awards at First Lego League Grand Championship LEGO

Five Moon Area Middle School (MAMS) students participated in the 2016-2017 Western Pennsylvania First Lego League (FLL) Grand Championship for the first time on Saturday, January 7, 2017.

MAHS Writing and Engineering Courses Collaborate for NASA Challenge NASA Collaboration

Moon Area High School’s engineering and writing courses are collaborating in a cross-curricular project to enter The Mars Medical Challenge this January.

MAMS Fifth Grade Owl Team Assists Local Residents During Team Activity Day Service Project

The Moon Area Middle School fifth grade Owl Team worked on a community serivce project during their team activity day on Friday, January 13, 2017. 

Moon Area Hockey Association Golf Outing Information Golf Outing

Information regarding the Moon Area Hockey Association Golf Outing on Saturday, May 13. 

Board Members Celebrated at Meeting for School Director Recognition Month Board Appreciation

he Moon Area School District (MASD) Board Members were recognized at Monday night's board meeting in honor of January being School Director Recognition Month.

Lady Tigers to Host Pink-Out Game January 30 Pink-Out

The Moon Area High School girls’ basketball team is hosting a pink-out game for breast cancer awareness on January 30, 2017 at their game against West Allegheny at 7 p.m

MAHS Boys Basketball Claim Holiday Tournament Championship Title 2016 Holiday Tournament

The Moon Area High School boys' basketball team claimed the championship title in the annual Holiday Basketball Tournament that took place December 28-30, 2016.

MAHS Concert Choir Performs in Disney's Candlelight Processional During Winter Break MAHS Concert Choir

The MAHS Concert Choir traveled to Orlando, Florida December 26 through December 30, 2016 to perform in Disney's annual Candlelight Processional. 

Comprehensive Plan Draft Copy Comprehensive Plan

A draft of the Moon Area School District Comprehensive Plan for July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2020 is now available to the public. 

McCormick Elementary: Holidays Around the World Holidays Around the World

McCormick Elementary students in grades K-2 took a trip around the world to learn how different cultures celebrate the holiday season. 

MAMS Student Scores in Top One Percent Nationally in AMC 8 AMC 8

Chancharik Mitra scored in the top one percent nationally in the American Mathematics Competition 8 that took place on November 15, 2016.

7th and 8th Grade Girls’ Chamber Choir Winter Recap/ Elementary Challenge Donation Girls' Chamber Choir

The Seventh and Eighth Grade Girls’ Chamber Choir, under the direction of Janice Barthen and DJ Kobaly, has had a busy holiday season.

2016 Boys/Girls Holiday Basketball Tournament Holiday Tournament
2017 Baseball Registration 2017 Baseball Registration

2017 Baseball registration is now underway.

MASD Elementary Schools Participate in Project Lead the Way PLTW

Elementary schools engage in Project Lead the Way this week and next week with activities for third graders that focused on stability and motion. 

Brooks Students Indulge in the Holiday Spirit Brooks Life Skills

On Friday, December 9, 2016, the Brooks' Life Skills class took a trip downtown to check out PPG and Market Square's holiday festivities. 

Brooks Elementary Student Council Organizes Food Drive for Local Students Brooks Food Drive

Student Council members at Brooks Elementary are showing their generosity this holiday season. 

Space Available for Moon Preschool Half-Year Session Half-Year Preschool Registration

Limited space available for second semester preschool beginning January 23, 2017.

Allard Elementary is Participating in "Hour of Code" This Week Hour of Code

Over 5 million students from over 180 countries all over the world will be participating in Hour of Code, which is organized by www.code.org.

Recognition for Many at Monday Night's Board Meeting Lori Cole Recognition

Lori Cole, the high school honors choir, the girls soccer team, and Interim Business Manager, Chuck Lanna, were recognized at the Board Meeting on Monday, December 5, 2016.

MAHS to Host Drug Prevention Presentation in January with Local Experts Drug use prevention: Do you know enough?

"Drug use prevention: Do you know enough?" will utilize local experts to inform adult residents in the community on preventing and recognizing drugs and drug use. 

MAMS Physical Education Teacher, Patricia Buys, Receives Grant from Local McDonald's Patricia Buys Receives MAC Grant

MAMS' Patricia Buys received a $500 grant from the Moon Township McDonald's on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.

‘Tis the Season to Give at Bon Meade Bon Meade Toy Drive

It's the month for generosity at Bon Meade Elementary!

Miss Lori Cole's Final Choral Concert Will Celebrate 24 Years at MASD Choral Concert

Alumni will also be invited to join Miss Cole for a final performance.

Christina Walter Selected as Parkway West's November Student of the Month Student of the Month: Christina Walter

Moon Area High School junior, Christina Walter, was selected as Parkway West's November AM Student of the Month.

MAHS Senior, Cameron Beer, Commits to Seton Hill University Women's Tennis Cam Beer

Cam Beer has comitted to play tennis at Seton Hill University next fall.

Hyde Elementary Focuses on Friendship and Sharing This Holiday Season Friendship Soup

'Tis the season for giving, sharing, and friendship!

Brooks Students Recognized for Positive Behaviors Brooks Elementary T.H.I.N.K. Assembly

Brooks Elementary has a lot of students who exemplify positive behavior! A number of students were recognized at Friday's assembly for their positivity.

Active Learning at Hyde Elementary with Student-Led Mock Election Hyde Mock Election 2016

Hyde Elementary School students are getting a taste of the electoral process.

MAHS Girls Soccer: 2016 PIAA Class 3A Champions! Girls Soccer PIAA Champions

On Friday, November 18, 2016, the MAHS girls soccer team brought home the PIAA Class AAA Championship title. 

2016 High School Collage 2016 Collage

The Moon Area High School annual talent show, "Collage," will be held tomorrow, November 22 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. 

Moon Accounting Students Place 2nd in Financial Statement Analysis Contest Accounting Competition

An MAHS team placed second in a regioinal accounting competition hosted by the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants on November 9. 

MASD Accepts $2k Grant at Moon Twp. Walmart Grand Opening Walmart Grand Opening

Dr. Milanovich accepted a $2,000 grant from the new Walmart in Moon Township at their grand opening celebrations on Wednesday, November 16, 2016.

McCormick Elementary Teams Up with RMU for Junior Achievement Day Junior Achievement Day with Robert Morris University at McCormick Elementary

McCormick Elementary invited education majors from Robert Morris University (RMU) to work in collaboration with the school and Junior Achievement on Tuesday, November 15. 

Five MAHS Student Athletes Attend 2016 WPIAL Sportsmanship Summit 2016 WPIAL Sportsmanship Summit

Five Moon Area High School (MAHS) students were selected to represent the school district at the 2016 WPIAL Sportsmanship Summit at the Heinz History Center on Thursday, November 10.

MAHS Girls Soccer: PIAA Class 3A Finalists 2016 Girls Soccer Team

MAHS girls soccer will vie against Villa Joseph Marie Friday to claim the PIAA Class 3A title.

MAHS Senior, Calvin Sargent, Commits to Cleveland State University Lacrosse Calvin Sargent, friends, and family

Calvin Sargent has comitted to play lacrosse at Cleveland State University next fall. 

Brooks & Allard Elementary Schools Honor Local Veterans Veterans Day 2016

On Friday, November 11, Brooks and Allard Elementary Schools hosted special events to honor members of the community who have served in the armed forces.  

Allegheny West Magazine Chooses 2nd Annual Holiday Artwork Contest Winner from MASD Elementaries Allegheny West holiday cover by Anna Marasco

The cover of the Moon edition fo Allegheny West Magazine will feature a holiday artwork submission by McCormick kindergarten student, Anna Marasco.

Peter Pan Tour Peter Pan Tour

The MAHS Drama Club toured the elementary schools to perform a 30-minute show of their upcoming play, Peter Pan.

MAMS Students Attend Sweet Harmony Festival Sweet Harmony Music Festival

Fourteen MAMS students attended the Sweet Harmony Festival on Friday, November4, 2016.

Teen Services Librarian Gets MAMS Students Excited About Reading Visit from teen services librarian, Heather Panella.

Heather Panella, teen services librarian at the Moon Township Public Library, visited Mrs. Anderson's 7th grade language arts class on Monday, November 7.

MAHS Girls Soccer Named 2016 WPIAL Class AAA Champions AAA WPIAL Champions

MAHS girls soccer won the AAA WPIAL championship game against Montour High School on Friday, November 4, with a score of 1-0.

MAMS Student Council: Backpack Collection Drive MAMS Backpack Collection

MAMS Student Council manages donations for students. 

Bon Meade Celebrates Positive Behavior Bon Meade

Bon Meade is using their Pokemon theme to encourage positive behavior this November!

In Memoriam Michael Trella
Recap: Second Annual Elementary Faculty/Staff Basketball Game Elementary Basketball Champions: Allard

All five Moon Area elementary schools, along with the school board, vied against one another for this year's champion title in an effort to raise money for the PTC/PTO groups!

Allard Elementary Kicks Off Bully Prevention Week Allard Bully Free Video

Allard Elementary is kicking off Bully Prevention Week with a bully-free video featuring Allard students and staff!

Bon Meade Celebrates Unity Day Unity Day 2016

Bon Meade kindergarten and fourth grade students worked together on various activities to celebration Unity Day on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.

MAHS Drama Club Chats with Broadway Star Drama Club

MAHS Drama Club was able to Skype with Michael Campayno of Wicked! on Wednesday.

McCormick Student Council: Helping Haiti McCormick Student Council

McCormick Elementary Student Council is up and running!

Parent Speaker Series to Take Place Throughout the 2016-17 School Year Speaker Series Flyer

The MASD Guidance Department and MAPS program have coordinated a three-part speaker series throughout the 2016-2017 school year to raise awareness to K-12 MASD parents on a variety of topics.

2016 Homecoming Announcements Homecoming

Due to technical difficulties during Friday's Homecoming Game, the homecoming announcements are now available online!

Five Seniors Recognized as Commended Students in National Scholarship Competition Commended Students

This just in: Five MAHS seniors were recognized as Commended Students in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.

10/11/16 Suspicious Threat Updates MASD

Updates in regards to the suspicious threats made to Moon Area High School and Bon Meade Elementary.

MAHS Cheerleaders and Football Players Present Donation to Magee Women’s Cancer Center Magee Donation

MAHS cheerleaders and football players worked hard to raise over $8,000 to help those battling breast cancer. 

Three MAMS 5th Grade Students Move on to State Contest MAMS Drug Free Calendar Contest

MAMS 5th grade students submitted artwork last week as part of a statewide drug free calendar contest. 

MAHS Drama Club Presents Peter Pan Peter Pan

The MAHS Drama Club will be presenting Peter Pan November 10-13, 2016. 

McCormick Celebrates Bully Prevention Kick-Off Racing of Buses

McCormick had a fun day full of bully awareness leading up to the debut of their "Board the Bully-Free Bus 2016" video on Friday, September 30!

Moon Area Youth Wrestling Sign Ups Wrestling Sign Up

All kids ages 5-12 are welcome to sign up for Moon Area Youth Wrestling!

2016 Homecoming Information 2016 Homecoming

Find out everything you need to know about homecoming here!

MAHS Students Experience PA DUI Safety Bug Safety Bug 2016

MAHS students tested the PA DUI Safety Bug, a car designed to demonstrate what it would be like to drive impaired. 

MAHS Symphonic Band Chosen to Perform at 2017 PMEA Conference

The Moon Area High School (MAHS) Symphonic Band was selected to perform at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) State Conference on April 20, 2017 at the Bayfront Convention Center in Erie, Pennsylvania. 

MASD Introduces District App MASD App

View all MASD news from your mobile device!

MAHS Junior, Nick Morrow, is Kicking for a Cure Kicking for a Cure

Moon Area High School junior, Nick Morrow, is teaming up with the Kick-It organization to help fight childhood cancer. 

McCormick Kindergarten Celebrates National Talk Like a Pirate Day

McCormick Elementary kindergarten classes celebrated National Talk Like a Pirate Day on Monday, September 19 in true "bucco" fashion.

Three MAHS Juniors Selected to Participate in PMEA District 1 Honors Orchestra Festival Honors Orchestra

Moon Area High School junior orchestra students Reetwan Bandyopadhyay, Keira Wood, and Braden Stesiak, were selected from auditions to participate in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 1 Honors Orchestra Festival. 

Odyssey of the Mind Parent Meeting

There is a parent meeting for Odyssey of the Mind on Tuesday, October 4 at 6:30 p.m. in the middle school LGI room. 

MAHS Marching Band Named 2016 Bands of America Class 2A Regional Champions

The Moon Area High School (MAHS) Marching Band was named Class AA Champions at the Music for All/Bands of America - Monroeville Regional on Saturday, September 17, 2016.

Four MAHS Students Named Semifinalists in 2017 National Merit Scholarship Competition

Four Moon Area High School (MAHS) students qualified as semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Competition. Kyle Buzza, Sean Kennedy, Nikhil Maheshwari, and Michael Montelone were among 16,000 semifinalists in the nation.

Never Forget: Allard Elementary First Responders Tribute

Third and fourth grade Allard Elementary students paid tribute to the Moon Township Police Department on Friday, September 9, 2016, in remembrance of the 15 year anniversary of 9/11.

MAHS Girls Volleyball Team Meets Rio Volleyball Olympian, Christa Harmotto Dietzen

The Moon Area High School girls volleyball team met 2016 Rio olympian and Hopewell native, Christa Harmotto Dietzen on Thursday, September 8, 2016.

Non-Public School Families Are Now Able to Sign-Up for Bus Notifications

Non-public school families are now able to sign up for Moon Area School District mass communication notifications.

Instrumental Demonstration and Selection Process to Begin

The Moon Area Instrumental Department will be starting the instrumental demonstration and selection process during the first few weeks of school. There will also be a parent meeting on September 22 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium.

MASD Campuses are Closed for Public Recreational Use During School Hours

It is our top priority and responsibility at Moon Area School District (MASD) to maintain a safe educational environment for all students, both inside and outside the school buildings. With this in mind MASD has made the decision to close school campuses for public recreational use while school is in session Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Making History: The First MASD Girls Golf Team Girls Golf 2016-17

On Friday, August 19, 2016, the inaugural girls golf team of Moon Area School District (MASD) made history as they started their season with a match against North Allegheny at the Moon Golf Club, the team's home course.

MAHS Freshman Places First at National Karate Championships, Will Compete in Ecuador

Moon Area High School freshman, Ziah Baldis, came in first place at the USA National Karate Championships, which is recognized by the US Olympic Committee.

Moon Area School District and the Moon Education Association Reach an Agreement

On Monday, August 22, 2016, the Moon Area School District (MASD) approved a five-year agreement between the District and the Moon Education Association (MEA).

2016 Orientation Dates & Times

A list of building orientation dates and times for the 2016-2017 school year.

Three MASD Teachers Selected to Participate in Smithsonian Learning Lab Workshop

High school social studies teachers, Ryan O'Toole and Edward Elbel, along with middle school language arts and mathematics teacher, Melissa Mayo, will become some of the first educators to participate in the workshops. 


MAHS Students Participate in National Technology Competition

Several Moon Area High School students attended the National Technology Student Association (TSA) Conference in Nashville, TN, from June 28 through July 2, 2016.