• Alert:

    UPDATE: On Monday, March 23, 2020, Governor Wolf announced that the Pennsylvania school closure mandate will be extended. Moon Area schools will now be closed through Tuesday, April 14, 2020. All facilities are closed until further notice. All events are cancelled or postponed until further notice. 

    The District’s Technology Department has established a technology support hotline for students only at 412-264-3013. The helpline will be staffed Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. during the closure. All calls received outside of this time frame will be recorded and returned in the order in which they were received. 


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ACT & SAT Test Dates

     2019/20 ACT & SAT Test Dates

Alumni Transcript Requests

Transcript requests must be submitted by Moon Area High School graduates only.  Parents, spouses, and third-party agencies may not request transcripts.

Please click on the link below to submit a transcript request.

     Alumni Transcript Request       

College Counseling Series

This series for Parent/Guardians offers presentations on the following topics (please click on any topic for more information on the entire series):

     Understanding Financial Aid and How to Get It  - Presentation

     Post-Secondary Planning Night  - Presentation

     How to pay for a post-secondary education - Presentation

College Visits

      There are no visits scheduled at this time.


FAFSA starts October 1st. Are you ready?

To make informed college decisions, it’s imperative that families know as soon as possible how much aid they're eligible for. Please click on the link below for information.

     Applying for Financial Aid - FAFSA


Managing Money and Life Presentation

Janet Lukac, Branch Manager at Northwest Bank in Sewickley, presented a lesson to all of the seniors titled, “Managing Money and Life.” She talked to the students about managing money and financing, including loans, savings, checking accounts, saving money, FICO, credit cards and smart borrowing. Please click the link below for a PDF version of her PowerPoint.

     Managing Money and Life


     Naviance Website

     Naviance College Search Directions

     Naviance Requesting Transcripts


Scholarship Opportunities

All scholarship information for this year is located in Naviance under the "Scholarship" tab. Scholarships are being marked "active" as we receive updated applications.  

NEW - 1/30/20 - All local scholarships that are awarded at Honors Night have been updated in Naviance.  



Contact Us

Deanne Hinerman, Counselor (A-G) 

    dhinerman@moonarea.net  Ext. 2010

Emily Smith, Counselor (H-N)

    esmith@moonarea.net - Ext. 2011

Patricia Johnson, Counselor (O-Z)

     pjohnson@moonarea.net - Ext. 2012

Julie Sitko, College and Career Counselor 

     jsitko@moonarea.net  - Ext. 2038

Claudia Black, Counseling Secretary

    cblack@moonarea.net - Ext. 2009


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