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Announcement Links
If you have any questions or would like to access the forms, please see Announcement Links above. Scholarships have been moved to the Guidence Page
Juniors and Seniors Anouncements
Forms for job shadowing and college visitation are available in the Guidance office. If you want to drive to school please make sure you have filled out the Drive to School Form, located in the front office. Scholarships are availble.
Classroom Supplies Needed!
If you would like to donate much needed classroom supplies, please see the Classroom Supply Wish List in the Announcement Links above. Your donations are greatly appreciated!
Accident Policy
For informations about the Voulenteer Student Accident Policy, Please click on the Announcement Links button above. This insurance is avalible for purchase by parents.
PIAA Physical Form
If your child is going to participate in any sport they must have a PIAA Physical form completed. Please see it in the Announcment Links above.
Confluence Creative Arts Center
Check out the upcoming events at the Creative Arts Center! Please visit their site at: www.confluencecreativeartscenter.org
Turkeyfoot has the following positions availiable: Girls Basketball Coaches (Varsity, Jr. Varsity, and Jr. High) Softball Coach Baseball Assistant Coach Substitute Nurse Substitute Secretaries Substitute Teachers (must have 4 year degree in ANY major. Does not have to be a teaching degree) Please see the Employment page for more information
TVASD offers an on-line computer program that allows parents to view their child's grades, homework, missing assignments, and lesson plans. To sign up for this free service, please call 395-3621 ext: 306 or stop by room 208. This service requires Internet access
Permission to Pick up Student
We are continually striving to provide a safe and secure environment for all of our students. As such, we are asking for parents to provide names of all persons permitted to pick up their children. Verbal confirmation and a permission slip from parents/guardians will still be need to be turned in to the front office if someone will be picking up a student. If the person is not on the approved list, the student will not be permitted to leave. Administration will give the final approval as to whether a student is permitted to leave with someone other than a parent/guardian. If you have not recieved the Permission to Pick Up Student Form, please print one from the Announcement Links below and return it promptly.
Class Dues
7th-9th grade: $5 10th grade: $10 11th grade: $15 12th grade: $25 Please give money to your class treasurer. Class dues are assigned to help pay for the class's graduation. Seniors must pay dues before they can graduate.
School Reach Communtication Program
If you have not recieved the form to have your phone numbers added to the School Reach Communication System, please print the form listed in Announcement Links and return it to the school. This system will notify you in the even of snow days, early dismissals, two-hour delays, and any peritinent reminders concerning school.
Pennsylvania Taxpayer Relief Act, Act 1 of 2006
The legal term for this is a “Homestead or Farmstead Exclusion” was signed into law on June 27, 2006 to allow school districts to reduce property taxes by lowering your property tax bill. You must apply for the tax relief by filing a Homestead Exclusion application. To file an application please see the Act 1 links in the announcemts page.
Students of the Month
May Students of the Month: 7th- Clay Strickland 8th- Samuel King 9th- Emma Rugg 10th- Chase Hyatt 11- Justin Parks & Alyssa Smith 12-Nellie Nace
Yearbook Sales
You may purchase your yearbooks online at www.jostensyearbooks.com
New Cafeteria Policy
As a courtesy to all Turkeyfoot Valley Students and Families, the school will be sending out a School Reach reminder call to you that your child has reached a lunch account balance of $5.00. Once your child’s lunch account has reached $10.00, written notification will be mailed reminding you of your child’s cafeteria obligation. Finally, once your child has reached a $15.00 charge limit in the cafeteria and they still wish to have school lunch, your child will receive an “Alternative Lunch.” The alternative lunch will consist of a cheese sandwich, applesauce cup and white milk, until payment is received on your child’s lunch account. Please know that you may always pack your child’s lunch as an alternative as well.
All scholarship announcements have been moved to the Guidance Page. Please go there for more information and updates. Thank You!
Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program
This program enables eligible students residing within the boundries of a low-achieving school to apply for a scholarship to attend a participating public or nonpublic school. A low-acheiveing school is defined as a public elementary or secondary school ranking is in the bottom 15 percent. This ranking is based upon PASA/PSSA and/or Keystones exams. Additional information is in the Announcement Links above!
Yearly Parent Athletic Meeting
A parent/guardian of each player must attend one athletic parent meeting which will cover your child's entire athletic career, grades 7-12 while at Turkeyfoot. A parent or guardian must attend one meeting before the student will be permitted to practice or participate in extracurricular events. Administration reserves the right to require additional meetings as necessary.
Rockwood Sports
Notice a of May 2014: Beginning with the 2014/2015 school year, all students participating in the Fall Athletic Co-Op Agreement with the Rockwood School District will now be required to pay a $300 participation fee IF THE STUDENT QUITS THE SPORT AFTER THE FIRST REGULARLY SCHEDULED COMPETITION. This participation fee will be added to your student financial obligation and is considered a graduation requirement. Turkeyfoot students needing to make restitution of this $300 obligation will make their payhment to the Turkeyfoot Valley Area School District (TVASD).

Calendar & Menu

2013-2014 School Year


5:00 Girls Jr. High Volleyball @ Salisbury

4:15 Girls Varsitty Soccer @ Home vs. North Star

TBA Jr. High Soccer @ Windber

TBA Golf @ Ferndale vs. Portage/Ferndale


Ice Cream Sales Mrs Ryan & Mrs Stephens (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)

4th Period: HS Club Mtgs.

Lunch-Time Ice Cream Sales!


4:00 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Johnstown Christain

7:30pm Board Mtg.


4:30 Girls Jr. High Volleyball @ Shanksville

TBA Jr. High Soccer @ Home vs. Conemaugh Twp.

4:00 Girls JH Soccer @ Home vs. Conemuagh Twp.

3rd & 5th Pd. Mrs. Shaffer's Rm: Pittsburgh Technical Institute visiting


4:15 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. Chestnut Ridge

4:15 Jr. High Soccer @ Meyersdale

6:30 pm Open House


1st period: HS Class Mtgs. (Elect Officers)

1:00 Dismissal

Elem. Kovals Fundraiser Starts


4:00 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Bishop Walsh


5:15 Jr. High Soccer @ North Star

4:00 Girls JH Soccer @ North Star

1:25 HS - UPJ Visiting

3:20 LGI - Learning Lamp Training Re: Subs


4:15 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. Conemaugh Twp.


4:00 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Berlin

4:00 Jr. High Soccer @ Home vs. Johnstown Christian


4:00 Jr. High Soccer @ Home vs. North Star

5:15 Girls JH Soccer @ Home vs. North Star


11:00 Girls Varsity Soccer @ home vs. Johnstown Christian




TBA Girls Varsity Soccer @ Conemaugh Twp.

TBA Jr. High Soccer @ Home vs. Berlin

1:20 HS- St. Francis visiting


4:00 Jr. High Soccer @ Johnstown Christian

4:15 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. United


Mrs Bower & Mrs Hager (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)

Last Day for Elem. Field Trip Koval's Fundraiser orders


4:15 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. Windber


4:30 Girls Jr. High Volleyball @ Home vs. Shanksville

4:15 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. MC Connellburg


4:30 Girls Jr. High Volleyball @ Home vs. Berlin

4:15 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. Berlin

Mt. Aloysius-2:20 in LGI


4:30 Girls Jr. High Volleyball @ Home vs. Hyndman

LGI- Koval's Delivery (Elem. Field Trip Fundraiser)

Seniors and NHS FT - Holocaust Museam Wash. DC


4:15 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Meyersdale

Country Wide In-service/ Act 80 Day No Students


8:15-10th and some 11th graders PSAT's Administered


4:15 Girls Jr. High Volleyball @ Meyersdale

4:15 Girls Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. Meyersdale


Prom Com. Selling Koval's

7:30 pm Board Mts.


4:30 Girls Jr. High Volleyball @ Home vs. Salisbury


ASVAB to all 10th and some 11th Graders


Ice Cream Sales Mrs Walters & Mrs Grove (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)

End of the 1st 9 weeks

Garett Co. Comm. College- 8:10


Happy Halloween! Elementary Parties 1:30pm


Non-Student Day/Act 80/Parent-Teacher Conference 8-8pm


Ice Cream Sales Ms Kemp & Mr Howard (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


Triangle Tech


1:00 Dismissal


Thanksgiving Vacation


Non-Student Day/Act80


Ice Cream Sales Mrs. Bowman & Mrs. Daniels (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


1:00 Dismissal


Christmas Vacation


Snow Make-up Day #1


End of the 2nd 9wks


Ice Cream Sales Mrs. Rugg & Mr.Kreger (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


Non-Student Day /Act 80


Ice Cream Sales Mr. Walters & Mrs. Appleby (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


Ice Cream Sales Mr. Conn & Mr. Gary (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


Snow Make-up Day #2


Non-Student Day/Act 80/ Parent-Teacher Conference 8-8pm


Ice Cream Sales Ms. Lenhart & Mrs. Colflesh (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


End of the 3rd 9 weeks


Non-Student Day/Act 80 Day


Ice Cream Sales Mrs. Ryan & Mrs. Bower (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


1:00 Dismissal


Snow Make-Up Day #4


Easter Vacation


Snow Day #5


Snow Make-up Day#3


Ice Cream Sales Mrs. Grove & Ms. Kemp (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


No School/Teacher In-Ser/Prom


Ice Cream Sales Mrs. Rugg & Mr. Kreger (10:45-11:45) NHS Students (11:48-1:16)


Memorial Day


Last Student Day/End of the 4th 9 wks


Teacher In-Service or Snow Make-up Day#6



September Menu


Lunch: Chicken Nuggets - El Tangerine Chicken - HS Rice Pilaf Corn Baked Beans Grapes Juice Sherbert

Breakfast: Maple Mini Pancakes Suasage Apple Slices Juice


Lunch: Hot Pork Sandwich Whipped Potatoes Cole Slaw Baked Apples

Breakfast: Banana Bread Yogurt Craisins Juice


Lunch: Cheezee Bread with Dipping Sauce Winter Blend Apples Juice Sorbet

Breakfast: Cereal Banana Bread Peaches Juice


Lunch: Chicken Teriyaki or Mini Corn Dog Rice Pilaf Peas Cole Slaw Peaches

Breakfast: Blueberry Waffles Yogurt Applesauce Juice


Lunch: Turkey Noode Soup or Wedding Soup Ham & Cheese on Roll Peppers, Cuccumbers, Dip Banana Juice

Breakfast: Cereal Cinnamon Burst Bread Strawberries Juice


Lunch: Taco Salad Corn Refried Beans Mixed Fruit Soft Pretzel

Breakfast: Croissant with Egg & Ham or Cereal & Orange Mini Loaf Apple Slices Juice


Lunch: 1:00 Dismissal Grilled or Spicy Chicken/Roll Sweet Potato Fries Green Beans Oranges

Breakfast: Cereal Mini Cinnis Craisins Juice


Lunch: Lasagna Broccoli Strawberries Bread

Breakfast: Strawberry Pancakes Sausage Peaches Juice


Lunch: Hot Dog or Kolbassi on Roll Whipped Potatoes Sauerkruat Peaches

Breakfast: Cereal Cinnamon Roll Applesauce Juice


Lunch: Beef Noodle Soup or Split Pea Soup Breaded Chicken on Roll Carrots, Cherry Tomatoes & Dip Apples

Breakfast: Breakfast Pizza or Cereal & Rice Krispy Bar Strawberries Juice


Lunch: Crispy Chicken Salad French Fries Banana Garlic Bread

Breakfast: Cereal Cranberry Orange Bar Apple Slices Juice


Lunch: Cheeseburger or Pork BBQ on Roll Corn Onion Rings Applesauce

Breakfast: Berry Bread Yogurt Craisins Juice


Lunch: Chicken Noodle Soup Hot Dog or Chili Dog on Roll Carrots, Celery & Dip

Breakfast: French Toast Sticks Sausage Applesauce Juice


Lunch: Breaded Chicken Fillet Whipped Potatoes Tossed Salad Strawberries Bread

Breakfast: Cereal Sweet Roll Peaches Juice



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