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Five MASD School Board Members Sworn in for 2019-2023 Term Board Election 2019

At the School Board Reorganization Meeting held on Monday, December 2, 2019, Judge Michael Marmo swore in the reelected/newly elected MASD Board members for a four-year term (2019-2023. Welcome James Bogatay, Robert Harper, Jen Partica, Mark Scappe, and Danielle Zieger!

Layer Up this Winter with Moon Area Apparel! Moon Area Apparel

s the temperatures drop, layer up with Moon Area sweatshirts, long sleeve shirts, hats, and more! 

MAHS to Host Parents Night Out 12/8/19 for Students K-5 PNO

Moon Area High School staff and student volunteers will be hosting a Parents Night Out on Sunday, December 8, 2019, at the high school.

MASD Recognizes Mark Scappe for 16 Years of Service on the Board of Education Scappe

The Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) and Moon Area School District recognized Mark Scappe on Monday, December 2, 2019, for his 16 years of service.

MAMS 5th Graders Welcome WWII Survivor, Bernice Kelley Kelley

Moon Area 5th graders welcomed a very special guest on Monday, November 25, 2019 - Mrs. Bernice Kelley. 

MAHS Welcomed Broadway Star, Adam Pascal, for Masterclass Session Pascal

Moon Area students were given a unique opportunity to learn from Broadway and film star, Adam Pascal, during a masterclass session on Friday, November 22, 2019.

MAMS Student Wins Regional 2019 National Chemistry Week Illustrated Poem Contest Nithya

Moon Area Middle School 7th grade student, Nithya Kaarthi, won first place for grades 6-8 in the 2019 National Chemistry Week Illustrated Poem Contest.

MAEF Announces Fall 2019 Teacher Grant Awardees MAEF

The Moon Area Education Foundation (MAEF) has announced announced its fall 2019 teacher grant awardees, totaling over $5,600!

MAHS Students Receive Over $20k in Reimbursements for Exemplary Performance on AP Exams Exam Reimbursement

Moon Area High School students are receiving reimbursements for their exemplary work on their advanced placement (AP) course exams. 

New Episode of 'Half Hour, Full Moon' Now Available! Episode 7 Thumbnail

Do you know that Moon Area School District produces an award-winning public access tv show?

MASD Recognizes Lisa Wolowicz for Her Years of Service on the Board of Education Lisa Wolowicz

The Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) and Moon Area School District recognized Lisa Wolowicz on Monday, November 18, 2019, for her 12 years of service.

MASD School Board Recognizes Mia Cochran, XC State Champion, at November 18, 2019 Meeting Mia Cochran

The Moon Area School District Board of Education recognized sophomore, Mia Cochran, of the girls cross country team for being the first Moon Area High School cross country athlete to claim the cross country state championship.

8 MAHS Student Commit to Athletic Teams for the Fall of 2020 Fall 2019 Letter of Intent Signing Day

Eight students participated in the Moon Area High School (MAHS) Fall National Letter of Intent Signing Day in the high school gymnasium on Wednesday, November 13, 2019.

MAEF Partners with AmazonSmile MAEF

We would like to share some exciting information on behalf of the Moon Area Education Foundation (MAEF).

Inspired by Professional Development, MAHS Classrooms Collaborate to Offer Educational App to Preschool Students HS Collab

Mr. Palumbo’s AP Computer Science Principles students and Mrs. Ludwig’s Child Development third period classes recently partnered to create educational applications for our Moon Area preschool students.

Brooks Students Use Educational App to Individualize Learning Experiences Freckle

Students in Mrs. Carter and Mrs. Baker's 3rd grade classes, as well as, Mrs. Bracken's 4th graders are using Freckle, a research-based application program during ELA class. 

MAHS Accounting Students Place First in Financial Statement Analysis Contest For Third Consecutive Year MAHS Accounting First Place Team

Moon Area High School (MAHS) students finished first and fourth in a financial statement analysis contest, part of a Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants conference, on Thursday, November 7, 2019, at Duquesne University.

Brooks Elementary Honors Local Veterans at Assembly BR Vets Day

Brooks Elementary celebrated Veterans Day on Monday, November 11, 2019, by honoring parents, grandparents, and friends of students during a morning assembly.

Bon Meade Students Honor Local Veterans BM Vets

On Monday, November 11, 2019, Bon Meade Elementary celebrated local veterans and active members of our nation's military.

Coraopolis Service Unit Provides Assistance to Local Families in Need this Holiday Season Charity

The Coraopolis Salvation Army Service Unit, in partnership with the Coraopolis Community Development Foundation, may provide assistance to Moon Area families in need this holiday season. 

MAMS Students Donate 400 Pounds of Halloween Candy to Military Service Members Candy Donation

In an effort to show respect, MASD's character trait of the month, students in the 5th and 6th grade at the middle school donated and collected unwanted Halloween candy during the first week of November.

McCormick Becomes First MASD School to Dedicate a Parking Space for Veterans McCormick Veterans Assembly

McCormick Elementary announced Friday, November 8, 2019, that it will dedicate a parking space for veterans. This is the first school in Moon Area School District to reserve a space for those who serve or have served the country.

MASD Future Ready PA Index FAQ PA Future Ready Index FAQ

Launched in November 2018, the Future Ready PA Index is Pennsylvania's public website that provides comprehensive information about state assessment measures, on-track measures, and college and career measures for all schools across the Commonwealth. 

Broadway Star, Michael Campayno, Surprises MAHS Drama Students by Directing Frozen Jr. Rehearsal Campayno Visit

Moon Area High School (MAHS) drama club students had a surprise visit from a Broadway star during their Frozen Jr. rehearsal on October 21, 2019.

Subaru Donates 150 Books to MASD Elementary Libraries Subaru

Allard Elementary received a generous donation from Subaru of Moon Township as part of their annual Subaru Loves Learning initiative.

Bon Meade Hosts 12th Annual Race for Education 2019 Race for Education

On Friday, October 11, 2019, the Bon Meade Elementary PTC held their 12th Annual Race for Education. Students collected monetary pledges for each lap they walked or jogged around the elementary school.

CDC, PA Department of Health Release Warnings/Information on Dangers of Vaping no smoking

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DOH) have released information and warnings on the use of e-cigarettes, also known as vaping. 

Athletic Department Memo: Sportsmanship Tiger Mascot

Please read this important message from our Athletic Department for anyone attending Moon Area sporting events.

5th Graders Host Live "Wax Museum" to Learn About World Explorers 2019 Wax Museum Project

Moon Area Middle School students on the Falcons, Monkeys, Penguins, and Lions teams created a live "wax museum" of the famous explorers they studied in class. 

Bon Meade Students Participate in Service-Learning Project BM Fire Safety Week

Students and staff at Bon Meade Elementary participated in a Choose Kind service project for local firefighters on Wednesday, October 7, 2019, in honor of Fire Prevention Week.


MAHS Cheerleaders Raise Over $4K for Magee Women's Cancer Center Pink Out Game

This fall, the Moon Area cheerleaders raised $4,100 for the Magee Women's Cancer Center and presented the organization with the check at the October 4, 2019, Pink Out football game. 

MAMS Students Partner with Communicycle to Give Back to the Community Communicycle Project

Students in the Moon Area Middle School (MAMS) partnered with the Tech Ed Department last month to assist Communicycle, a local charity. 

FAFSA: The Benefits for All Post-Secondary Bound Students FAFSA

The FAFSA is available for students to complete after October 1 of the senior year. Some families may not qualify to receive aid, but there are several advantages to filing the FAFSA, anyway.

2019-2020 Voluntary Student Accident Insurance Available 2019-2020 Voluntary Student Accident Insurance

Moon Area School District provides K-12 students the option to take advantage of voluntary student accident insurance up to $250,000.

Immunization Requirements Immunization Changes

On March 3, 2017, the Pennsylvania Department of Health (PADOH) announced new student immunization requirements and standards, which must be met prior to the start of each school year in order for your student to attend class.

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2020-2021 School Calendar Approved 2020-2021 Calendar

The Moon Area School District Board of Education approved the 2020-2021 school calendar on Monday, April 8, 2019. 

2019-2020 School Calendar Approved 2019-2020 Calendar

The Moon Area School District Board of Education voted on Monday, June 11, 2018 to approve the 2019-2020 School Calendar.