bloom ball
8th grade students in Mrs. Matson's and Mrs. Bush's classes completed Bloom Ball projects during the COVID-19 extended school closure.
Congratulations to the Class of 2020!
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2020 Art Shows are now available for viewing.
Visit Building Pages For Each School's Show
Congratulations, PMEA All-State Qualifiers: Emily Sanker, Chorus; Taylor Milliron, Wind Ensemble; Thomas Pelesky, Concert Band; Heather Wayland, Wind Ensemble.
Although the actual festival will not happen, the students completed the audition process and were selected to represent PO along with other top musicians from across the state.
Soup Monday was a huge success!
The POASD School Board and Administrative Team appreciate the staff supporting the community in this time of crisis. 179 orders of soup were donated and served to local veterans and senior citizens.
POMS students raised $3,938.60 for pediatric cancer during their annual Mini-THON.
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Dr. Seuss's Birthday
Cat in the Hat visited third grade at Philipsburg Elementary to help celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday. He read his favorite book of course!
thirst project
The Thirst Project
Thanks to Kaleb Richardson and friends who wanted to raise awareness about the global water crisis, the Thirst Project, a Los Angeles based non-profit, presented at POHS. There will be a 5K walk and run on Sunday, May 3rd at the POHS track to raise awareness within the community.
Bucket Fillers!
Congratulations to Osceola Mills Elementary's bucket fillers of the month for January. These students go above and beyond to show they are safe, respectful, and responsible.
math counts
The POMS Math Counts team took 3rd place in the Centre Region on Saturday, February 1st.
Front Row from left: Mikaiya Dymeck, Ben Coudriet, Caitlyn Irwin, Ella Wallace, Brynna Parish, LuAnn Dong Back Row from left: Maddie Cartwright, Colton Moore, Kate Meyers, Emmy Reams
Mighty Mountie Mentors
The Mighty Mountie mentors at POMS presented an anti-bullying program, Empowering the Bystander, to 5th grade students.
5th grader, Nora Burns, won the poster contest sponsored by Centre County Recycling and Weis Markets. Nora and POMS received Weis gift cards, and all POMS students received a calendar featuring Nora's work.

District News and Updates


Pennsylvania Department of Education's Public Health Guidance on Face Coverings and Masks


Learn more about POASD's cyber program- eMountie Academy!

POASD Health & Safety Plan

Health and Safety Plan Summary

Sapphire Parent portal online helpdesk

Extracurricular Return to Play Plan

Philipsburg Osceola Return to Extracurricular Activities Plan

Extracurricular Activities Waiver

Fall Sports Information Sheet

Fall Sports Physicals

Student Registration

The POASD online application process is now active through the Sapphire Portal. Click the link below to create a New Account. There are separate registrations for Kindergarten and Grades 1-12. Please contact Amanda Wallace with any questions at or (814) 342-1050 ext. 3201.

New Student Registration

Return to School Survey

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Philipsburg-Osceola Class of 2020

Senior Awards Presentation

Letter to Graduating Seniors and Parents

Philipsburg-Osceola School District Continuity of Education Plan

Age of Learning

The Age of Learning is providing free access to all three of its programs. Click the sites below to link to the registration pages. Use the school code: SCHOOL6739 and then create an account for each. The programs range in curriculum for students in grades K-8.

ABC Mouse Adventure Academy Reading IQ

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Crisis Emergency Services

Centre County CAN HELP: 1-800-643-5432 Clearfield County CAN HELP: 1-800-341-5040


Anticipated Vacancy

Senior High School Counselor

(Pending board approval)


2020-2021 School year

Wage Per Contract 

Apply online at

Joanna Latosky, Director of Human Resources

Phone: (814) 342-1050 Ext 3105

 Position open until filled

E.O.E./Affirmative Action Employer


Philipsburg-Osceola Area School District


Special Education Instructional Assistants

2020-2021 School year

Wage: As per contract ($14.90 Per Hour)


 Send letter of interest and resume to:

Joanna Latosky, Director of Human Resources

200 Short St., Philipsburg, PA 16866

Phone: (814) 342-1050 Ext 3105


E.O.E./Affirmative Action Employer

Open Until Filled


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Congratulations, POHS Students!

Emily Sanker- 3rd consecutive year to qualify for All-State Chorus

Taylor Milliron- qualified for All-State Wind Ensemble

Heather Wayland- qualified for All-State Wind Ensemble her first year of PMEA Festival participation

Thomas Pelesky- qualified for All-State Concert Band



Virtual Music Showcase

Premiering on the POHS Music Department YouTube channel on Thursday, May 20 at 6pm

supermarket sweep


POASD High School 2020

Yard signs for parents and grandparents of seniors to purchase and t-shirts for seniors

The Philipsburg-Osceola School District is seeking substitute nurses!

RN substitutes: $90/day or $12/hour (whichever is greater)

LPN substitutes: $10/hour

If interested, please contact:

Joanna Latosky, Director of Human Resources

200 Short Street

                  Philipsburg, PA                  

 (814) 342-1050 ext 3105


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