State - 65%, 2007-2008 - 72% (14% below basic). Most of these AP courses run for a full academic year. Penn Manor's theatre program, responsible for the fall play and spring musical, is called Penn Manor Productions. [73], Penn Manor School District offers a wide variety of clubs, activities and an extensive sports. If you have any questions concerning the information given, please call 717-872-9529 ext. Keystone Exams replace the PSSAs for 11th grade. Designing a large building to fit a relatively small site, with a fall of 55 feet in 700 feet, was further complicated by solid ledges of sub-surface rock. Penn Manor High School students and staff got their first experience inside the school’s new STEM wing as the school district kicked off the 2020-2021 school year on Aug. 31. In March 1961, the old high school building on High School Avenue was razed and the ground graded and seeded to provide additional outdoor physical education facilities. In 2006-07 the boys' basketball team, led by flashy guard Brandon Widener and 6-7 big-man Jordan Gibbs, made it all the way to the District Three Championship. The $30 million renovation project connected the former ninth grade building and the high school. Lancaster, PA 17603 In 2013, Penn Manor School District reported spending $571,106 on sports (not counting facility costs), and boosters contributed $553,508. The capacity of the building was 1500 students, and the cost of construction and equipment was $3,325,000. In 1932 Millersville became a borough, and the high school was operated jointly by the school directors of Manor Township and Millersville Borough. The "Smart Classroom" renovation provided ceiling mounted data projectors, sound systems, and integrated multimedia switching boxes for most building classrooms. Penn Manor School District The mathematics exam included algebra I, algebra II, geometry and trigonometry. [66], Ground was broken on May 24, 1956, and the building was finished on September 4, 1958. Schools are mandated to provide targeted assistance to help the student succeed. [76], By Pennsylvania law, all K-12 students in the district, including those who attend a private nonpublic school, cyber charter school, or charter school, and those who are homeschooled, are eligible to participate in the extracurricular programs, including all athletics. On July 13, 1953, an agreement was signed by six school boards – Conestoga Township, Manor Township, Martic Township, Millersville Borough, Pequea Township, and Washington Boro – to construct and operate a new junior-senior high school, to be named Penn Manor High School. An honors program was developed and Advanced Placement offerings were increased. [63], Penn Manor High School offers both a free school breakfast and a free or reduced-price lunch to children in low-income families. [74][75] All student athletes must be passing all credits with a "C" average to participate in extracurriculars. Some also give credits for scores of 3. State - 60.3%, 2009-2010 - 58% (22% below basic). State - 39%, 2008-2009 - 49% (10% below basic). 2950 Charlestown Road [65], During the existence of this public high school, it has been known successively as the Manor Township High School, Manor-Millersville High School, and Penn Manor High School. Penn Manor has partnered with Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13, as well as EdisonLearning, to provide this alternative to its students. 2950 Charlestown Road Launched in July 2007, the Penn Manor Technology Blog [58] documents district instructional technology programs and projects. 717.872.0934 FAX, Principal – Baron Jones In 2011, the school employed 112 teachers, yielding a student-teacher ratio of 14:1. Where a traditional schedule has students moving to eight classes a day, the block schedule has four 90-minute classes in the fall and four different classes in the spring. Posted 1 month ago @ 10:54AM. [82] Flood later appeared in the 2012 Jeopardy! State - 53%, 2005-2006 - 71% (12% below basic). A student must earn a behavioral grade of 70% to be eligible to return to regular education, participate in program incentive events and field trips, or obtain administrative permission for extracurricular activities. Penn Manor High School is excited to announce that in early May, we will begin a series of events to celebrate the Class of 2020. State - 59%, 2008-2009 - 58% (20% below basic). Follow the latest project developments here. [22], In 2011, the school declined further to "Corrective Action II 1st Year" status due to low student achievement by four sub-groups, especially in math and reading. As described in a 1959 architectural journal, "The ultra-modern Penn Manor High School in traditionally conservative Lancaster County represents an abrupt break with many local building traditions. Being one of the largest programs at the school, Penn Manor Theatre offers hundreds of students an opportunity to learn about all aspects of the art of theatre.