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Welcome To Turkeyfoot!
Home of the Rams!

The mission of the Turkeyfoot Valley Area School District is to afford each student an opportunity to develop both the ability to acquire broad-based knowledge in reading, writing and arithmetic enabling the student to make intelligent, appropriate educational and career decisions; and also to provide each student with the skills necessary to become productive contributors in their community and environment.

Whitewater Adventures
Whitewater Adventures in Ohiopyle is accepting employment applications. Students may apply online at or visit the main office located in Ohiopyle. Applications are for kitchen help, rental shop, and retail
Arts Center
Students are invited to stop by the Art Center on Friday evenings from 6-9 to play a variety of board games. Join the fun and bring your friends.
Schwan's Cares! Order Online
1. Visit 2. Enter campaign name or ID#: "Turkeyfoot Valley High School" into the search box located in the upper right hand corner then click to open campaign 3. Click the "Buy Now" button to purchase an eCertificate (40% Profit) or "Shop Now" to place a product order (5% Profit) No Computer? Order by Phone! Call 1-855-870-7208 and provide Campaign ID#: 14822 and Fundraising ID# 35335
PJAS Science Fair Winners
We would like to congratulate Madi Conn for her 1st place award and Eddie Conn for his 2nd place award in the PJAS Science Fair. Turkeyfoot students, excellent and proud of them!
Head Start Applications
Somerset County Early Childhood Education Programs are taking applications for Head Start, Pre-K Counts, Early Head Start, and The Family Center. Their programs serve pregnant women, infants, toddlers, and preschoolers ages 3 and 4. Services are free for eligible families. For more information or an application call (814)-445-9628 or (800)-452-0148 EXT.226 Community Action Partnership, Tableland Services
Somerset County Maple Pageant
We would like to congratulate our Turkeyfoot contestants for a job well done! Sadie Riskus placed first runner up and Alyssa Smith placed second runner up. We are Turkeyfoot and proud of it!
We are accepting applications for: ~Teacher's Aide Substitutes ~Junior Varsity Girls Basketball Coach Interested persons should submit a letter of interest to Mr.Berkley. Thank You and please help spread the word! ~Turkeyfoot is looking for substitute RN's for the 2015-16 school year.If you are interested please contact the Learning Lamp at 814.262.0732 and ask for Kellie Burgan. You may also pick up Learning Lamp substitute applications at the school from Patsy Younkin in the Central office. ~We are also looking for Substitute Teacher Aides. Please contact Patsy Younkin at 814.395.3621 x 405 for further information
Tableland Service, Inc
Tableland Service, Inc is conducting a needs assessment survey for all Somerset County residents. The purpose of the survey is to identify the needs of Somerset County residents in the area of childhood education and care; transportation; housing; weatherization and other areas. Responses from the survey will be used to help Tableland better provide the services that are needed by the County residents. I urge you to complete the survey and please distribute it to your friends, colleagues and family members in Somerset County. The survey is available at if needed, paper copies of the survey will be available by contacting Tableland at (814) 445-9628
Learning Support
Turkeyfoot Valley Area School District is seeking the applications for a K-12 long term sub for Learning Support teacher. Successful candidates for this position must also obtain Act 34 (Criminal Background), Act 151 (Child Abuse), Act 114 (Fingerprinting), and pre-employment physical. Interested persons should submit a letter of interest along with their PA State Standard Teaching Application, clearances and certifications to: Turkeyfoot Valley Area School District, Attention: Patsy Younkin, Personal Clerk, 172 Turkeyfoot Road, Confluence, PA 15424
Student Recognition
We would like to congratulate our very own Emma Rugg on receiving 1st place in the drawing portion of the Pegasus Poetry contest. Her drawing will now appear on the cover of the Pegasus Poetry booklet.
Free Marijuana Talk Kit
Please visit our Parent page to download a free marijuana talk kit provided by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
Challenge Program
The ChallengeProgram will be here on Tuesday, September 15th at 10:22 ( 4th period ) in the gym for grades 10-12
Ice Cream Sales
Lunch-time ice cream sales: Friday, Sept. 11th Friday, Sept. 25th All items $1.00 each Proceeds to benefit elementary and high school programs and field trips
Test Dates
Winter Keystones (Alg. Bio., L. Arts) Keystone Literature: Dec. 3 & 8 Keystone Algebra: Dec. 4 & 9 Keystone Biology: Jan. 13 & 14 PSSA: Language Arts: April 12-15 Math: April 18-20 Science: April 25 & 26 Spring Keystones (Alg. Bio., L. Arts): Lang. Arts: May 17 & 19 Algebra: May 18 & 20 Biology: May 24 & 25
Class Dues
7th Grade $5.00 8th Grade $5.00 9th Grade $5.00 10th Grade $10.00 11th Grade $15.00 12th Grade $25.00 Total High School Dues $65.00
Pink Day
On October 21st wear pink to support breast cancer. Bring a donation for breast cancer research and treatment.
Picture Retake Day
October 22nd is picture retake day. If your child needs their picture retaken pictures will be retaken on this date.

2015 Graduation DVDs on Sale Now!

Class of 2015 graduation -                                                                         $10
Elementary graduation -                                                                              $10
Both copies -                                                                                                  $15
*Call or email Mr. Phillips at 395-3621 ext. 318 or


Web Page Design Team

This site is designed and updated by Turkeyfoot students.
Advisor: Kathi Smith

Madison Fabian - Webmaster
Connor Tressler- Assist. Webmaster
Tyler Smith
Katelyn Bowers
Nathan Kreger
Emma Rugg
Jordan Wheatley
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