The vision of Poquessing Middle School is for all
members of the Poquessing community to be committed to developing the whole
child by providing a nurturing and safe environment that fosters a rigorous
academic and technological curriculum that will prepare students to become
successful global citizens and lifelong learners.
POQUESSING MIDDLE SCHOOL
215-809-6210 Main Office
215-809-6211 Attendance Office
215-809-6650 Athletic Office
Mrs. Joann Holland - Principal
Mr. Don Palmer - Assistant Principal
Mr. Jim Breslin - Coordinator of Student Affairs
School Hours: 7:55 am-2:55 pm
GUIDANCE COUNSELOR ASSIGNMENTS
GRADE 5 MRS. LENAHAN
GRADE 6 MR. PASSMAN
GRADE 7 MRS. ABROHMS
A-F MR. PASSMAN
G-MC MRS. LENAHAN
FIELD DAY INFORMATION
We will be having our annual Field Day on Friday, May 27th.
For more detailed information about this fun and exciting
Poquessing event, please click on
POQUESSING FIELD DAY under Headlines.
The Poquessing Pool will be closed
for renovations starting Monday, March 28th.
The baseball/softball games
scheduled to be played Tuesday,
May 24th, at Shafer MS have been cancelled.
SAVE THE DATE!!!
We will have our 8th Grade Recognition Ceremony
on Tuesday, June 14th at 12:30PM.
Parents, please plan now to attend - 2 guests per student.
More information available soon!
CONGRATULATIONS MUSIC DEPARTMENT
Congratulations to all our music students who went on the Adjudication Trip on Friday, May 20th!
MR. JASON LEIGH, SELECT CHOIR DIRECTOR
Select Choir in the MCII-MS-A-C Classification earned 1st PLACE and
a rating of SUPERIOR
MR. JASON HARRIS, CHOIR DIRECTOR
6th Grade Chorus in the TC-EL-A-C Classification earned a 2nd
PLACE and a rating of EXCELLENT
Concert Choir in the MCI-MS-A-C Classification earned a 2nd PLACE
and a rating of EXCELLENT
Judge’s Choice Vocal Soloist Award went to 8th Grader, Jackson
MS. ANNA OKSYUK, ORCHESTRA DIRECTOR
Orchestra in the SOI-MS-A-C Classification earned a 2nd PLACE and
a rating of EXCELLENT
MRS. LISA BOCCUTI, BAND DIRECTOR
Concert Band in the CB!-MS-A-C Classification earned a 1st PLACE
and a rating of EXCELLENT
Wind Ensemble in the CBII-MS-A-C Classification earned a 1st PLACE
and a rating of SUPERIOR
Jazz Band in the JE-MS-A-C Classification earned a 1st PLACE and a
rating of SUPERIOR
Judge’s Choice Overall Best Jazz Band Award went to Poquessing’s
MAY DATES TO REMEMBER
MONDAY, MAY 23RD AND TUESDAY, MAY 24TH - ALGEBRA 1 KEYSTONE EXAMS
THURSDAY, MAY 26TH - 5TH GRADE CAMP AMERICA TRIP
FRIDAY, MAY 27TH - FIELD DAY
MONDAY, MAY 30TH - DISTRICT CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY
TUESDAY, MAY 31ST - 8TH GRADE PHILADELPHIA TRIP
STUDENTS OF THE MONTH
Congratulations to the following students that were
honored on May 11th as Students of the Month:
Sylvianna Colon - 5th
Breanna Kimelman - 5th
Alyssa Rokhvanarg - 5th
Kaleigh Johnson - 6th
Devin Sinn - 6th
Ryan Bayna - 7th
Evelyn Deppenschmidt - 7th
George Notaras - 7th
Grace Thomson - 7th
Ashley Arcamone - 8th
Jared Nairns - 8th
Elizabeth Shekhterman-Baklar - 8th
Morning and Afternoon Drop-Off/Pick-Up
If you drive your child to school,
or pick them up at normal dismissal time,
please drop off at the REAR DOORS (Poquessing Way).
Pick up at the Rear doors or Ferderbar Bus port.
Working Papers are
available in the Guidance Department from
8AM to 1PM and 2:15 to 3PM.
Please call to verify hours during holiday weeks.
Questions? Please call 215-809-6215.
PEOPLE WILL NEVER KNOW HOW FAR A LITTLE KINDNESS WILL GO
Rachel Joy Scott