Address: 4949 State Route 151 Hookstown, PA 15050 | Phone: 724.573.9581 | Fax: 724.573.0414
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Dimes for Daniel Dimes for Daniel
A member of our South Side Family, Daniel Hartman, a 2018 graduate has been diagnosed with an extremely rare form of childhood cancer.   As a way to support Daniel and his family with the many financial burdens incurred through a lengthy illness such as this, we are asking our South Side families to send their extra change in the recycled water bottles sent home this week.  
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Helping Hearts and Hands Helping Hearts and Hands
Christmas is a time of excitement for children, but it can be stressful for adults.  A South Side committee called Helping Hands and Hearts, along with South Side staff, community churches and community members get together to aide these families with their Christmas needs.  
CLICK HERE  to fill out the Google Form or come to the MS/HS office for the paperwork.  Please be sure to complete the information by November, 16, 2018.   
Email Nicole Terpack at with any question or stop in the MS/HS office. 

30th Annual Fall Festival sponsored by Special Olympics Pennsylvania

Polina Shannon (11th Grade) and Matthew Croskey (5th Grade) participated in the 30th Annual Fall Festival sponsored by Special Olympics Pennsylvania hosted at Villanova University.  Polina and Matthew are members of the Bucco's 5v5 soccer team.  Their team played a total of seven games and won the 5v5 tournament.  Congratulations, Polina and Matthew! Way to make South Side proud! 
Hoosiers Movie Night

The Boys JV and Varsity basketball team will be participating in the Wheeler High School Basketball Challenge in Knightstown, Indiana over Christmas break on Friday and Saturday, December 28 and 29.  The games will be played in the famous "Hoosier Gym" where the movie Hoosiers was filmed.  Since the team is playing at the Hoosier Gym over Christmas Break, they decided to have a fundraiser and show the movie "Hoosiers" in the auditorium on Saturday, November 17.   Please plan to come out and enjoy the movie with the team.  Also, pass this on to anyone you think might be interested in spending a night with us!
welcome New School Superintendent
The SSASD is pleased to announce the hiring of Alan Fritz as Superintendent of Schools.  CLICK HERE  to read more about the hiring. 
District/Professional Staff Contract Proposal
The School District and the South Side Are Education Association are engaged in Final Best Offer Non-Binding Arbitration under Act 88.  The Act requires the Final Best Offer of each side to be posted on the District Website.
Digital Citizenship Digital Citizenship here at South Side
Fostering Positive Digital Lives in our Youth.   Please join our Digital Citizenship at SSASD group!  This group created in Schoology has been developed for community members and staff of the South Side Area School District.  
New scoreboard
Recently the District partnered with Slam Dunk Sports Marketing to purchase a new scoreboard since the previous board became inoperable at the close of the 2016 fall sports season. The photo below showcases the new board that was made possible in part by generous sponsorship donations. Opportunities still exist for additional sponsors to be added. Sincere thanks and appreciation to those who contributed! 
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Address: 4949 State Route 151 Hookstown, PA 15050
Phone: 724.573.9581
| Fax: 724.573.0414
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