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

Phone 570-386-5051
Fax 570-668-3235
  • Back to School Night

    Tuesday, August 20, 2019

    Kindergarten [6:00pm or 7:00pm]

    1st Grade [6:15pm or 7:15pm]

    2nd Grade [6:30pm or 7:30pm]

    3rd Grade [6:00pm or 7:00pm]

    4th Grade [6:15pm or 7:15pm]

    5th Grade [6:30pm or 7:30pm]

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  • First Day of School 

    Monday, August 26, 2019

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  • Quarter 2 Report Cards will be sent home on Thursday, January 24, 2019.

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  • Daily Schedule

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  • 2 Hour Delay Schedule - No Breakfast

    AM Kindergarten 10:45 AM-12:35 PM

    PM Kindergarten 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM

    Grades 1-5 10:45 AM -3:20 PM

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  • 3 Hour Delay - No Breakfast

    AM/PM Kindergarten will Rotate (Check local news stations. This will indicate which group will be reporting.)

    Kindergarten - 11:30 am - 3:20 pm

    Grades K+-5 - 11:30 am - 3:20 pm

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  • Click the link below to review PA School Vaccination Requirements.

    PA School Vaccination Requirements

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  • West Penn Elementary Volunteers

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

    Volunteer Certification

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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!
    West Penn Elementary School
    185 School Drive
    New Ringgold, PA 17960
    Phone: 570-386-5051
    Fax: 570-386-3226
      Laura Shook, Principal

    James Betz, Assistant Principal
    Liaison Teachers
    Nicole Evans
    Vanessa Boyle