• An annual district-wide event, Parkland collects more than 20,000 pounds of food for Second Harvest of the Lehigh Valley each winter. Students then visit the local operations center to learn more about how this organization works to feed the hungry across the region.

    Parkland Participates in Food Drive
  • Students make their masterpieces at the 11th Annual District-wide Festival of the Arts. This event is held each May and has become a favored tradition with a k-12 art show, musical performances, festival food, and children’s activities on the lawn of Parkland High School.

    Festival of the Arts at Parkland High School
  • Parkland High School is proud of its vibrant visual and performing arts curriculum and clubs. Pictured here is an excerpt from the spring musical, “The Wizard of Oz.”

    Wizard of OZ Presented by PHS
  • Many Parkland staff, students and families carry out the mission to instill a sense of community and citizenship by participating in community service events. Students in the Class of 2014 alone logged almost 6,000 hours of community service over the last school year!

    Pie in the Face
  • The Jaindl Elementary PTO raised funds to install this new piece of playground equipment at the school.

    Jaindl Playground

  • Meet Our 11 School Mascots showing their Parkland Pride!

  • Jaindl Elementary School Honors Veterans on Veterans Day

    Parkland Students Honor Veterans

Parkland School District Closed Friday, March 6, 2015

Due to icy road conditions combined with low temperatures limiting the impact of salt, especially on our secondary roads., Parkland School District will be closed on Friday, March 6, 2015. There will be no non-public transportation. Offices will open at 9 am.

Join us for a Middle School Musical this weekend!

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Springhouse Middle School will present Rogers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! Round up the family for this classic show featuring familiar favorites like “Oh, What a Beautiful Morning” and “The Surrey with the Fringe On Top.”

Showtimes in the Springhouse Auditorium:
Friday 3/6 at 7:00 PM
Sunday 3/8 at 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM

Orefield Middle School students will present Peter Pan Jr.  See Peter Pan, Tinker Bell, Captain Hook, Fairies, Pirates, Mermaids, Lost Boys, and fly away with us to Neverland!

Showtimes in the Orefield Auditorium:
Friday 3/6 at 7:00 PM
Saturday 3/7 at 2:00 PM & 7 :00 PM
Sunday 3/8 at 2:00 PM
Tickets are $5 at the door for all shows.

Parkland World Language Week Celebrates Diversity

Special thanks go out to all the PHS students who made door banners that celebrated diversity, participated in the cake decorating contest and for reading to children in two languages at the Barnes & Noble Night.  Here are some of our favorite pictures from the event:


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The International Cake contest top 3 winners were:

Cassandra Brittenbur & Ashley Procanyn – German Cuckoo Clock

Addy Averill, Allison Wilcox, Catherine Whitworth- Chinese Dragon

Anthony Miksad, Kelsey Schlechter- Italian Dinner Surprise

Door panel decorating winner:

Kaniz Kashem- Discover the World 

Discover the World panel

Parkland Names New Fogelsville Principal

Tim_ChoronesOn Tuesday, February 24, 2015, the Parkland Board of School Directors appointed Timothy A. Chorones Principal of Fogelsville Elementary School.  He will replace Mrs. Brenda DeRenzo who will assume the role of Director of Student Services upon Mr. Robert Thornburg’s retirement at the end of the school year.   [Read More…]

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