Tamaqua Area School District
185 School Drive
New Ringgold, PA 17960

Phone 570-386-5051
Fax 570-668-3235
  • West Penn Elementary Volunteers

    Please click the following link to become a volunteer at our school:

    Volunteer Certification

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  • 2 Hour Early Dismissal
    AM Kind 8:30 AM - 10:35 PM
    PM Kind 11:30 AM - 1:20 PM
    Grades 1-5 8:30 AM - 1:20 PM
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  • 2 Hour Delay Schedule
    AM Kind     10:45 AM - 12:35 PM
    PM Kind        1:30 PM -   3:20 PM
    Grades 1-5   10:45 AM -  3:20 PM
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  • Kindergarten Registration
     For more information on the 2016-2017 Kindergarten Registration occurring on March 14-17, please click here.
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  • Online Grades
    Student grades can now be accessed online!
    Click this link to enter the MMS website.
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Tamaqua Area Elementary Schools
In Partnership with Home and Community
"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!
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West Penn Elementary School
185 School Drive
New Ringgold, PA 17960
Phone: 570-386-5051
Fax: 570-386-3226
Steven K. Behr, Principal
James J. Fasnacht, Assistant Principal
Liaison Teachers 
Tim Gombar
Vanessa Boyle