Doors open at 8:30 AM. If your student is enrolled in the breakfast program, breakfast begins at 8:30 AM. Homeroom begins at 8:30 AM and classes begin at 8:50 AM. Dismissal is at 3:20 PM. Morning Kindergarten begins at 8:45 AM and dismissal is at 11:35 AM. Afternoon Kindergarten begins at 12:30 PM and dismissal is at 3:20 PM.
"The Tamaqua Area School District, in partnership with home and community, is committed to providing opportunities for students to achieve their maximum potentials as productive lifelong learners competing in an ever changing global community." - Mission Statement
West Penn Elementary School
"In Partnership with Home and Community"
Welcome to West Penn Elementary School. Our building is located between Rte. 443 and Rte. 309 in beautiful West Penn Township. The school consists of students from kindergarten through fifth grade. Our students have an enriched learning experience that spans across their curriculum. We believe that the success of West Penn Elementary School is the result of the hard work and dedication of the students, staff, and parents. Take a minute to see what exciting things are happening here in our school!