District Mission

“The Mission of the Hermitage School District is to educate our students to become motivated and responsible citizens.  We will graduate students who are critical thinkers, effective problem solvers, strong communicators and creative individuals.  Our students will use literacy, writing and technology as tools to contribute and compete in a diverse society.”

Artman ES

AES Main Entrance

Ionta ES

IES Main Entrance

Delahunty MS

Delahunty Middle School

Hickory HS

HHS Main Entrance

News and Announcements

2023-2024 Kindergarten Registration and Screenings

The Hermitage School District utilizes an online registration process for all incoming students. All registrations for incoming Kindergarten students may be completed online at this link. Once your Registration is submitted successfully you must return to this page and sign up for a screening appointment using this link.  Screening dates are March 8th and 9th.

The following forms must be uploaded during the registration process:

  • State Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Record
  • Proof of Guardianship (if not natural parent)
  • Proof of Residence (deed, lease, two current utility bills, property tax bill)

Please Note: If you do not have access to a computer, please contact our Central Administrative Offices at 724.981.8750 ext. 6000 to schedule an appointment. You will need to bring the above documents with you to the appointment in order to complete your child’s registration.

Other requirements:
Your child must be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2023

If you have any questions, please feel free to call Cindy Foster at 724-981-8750, Ext. 5001.

DMS/IES Yearbooks

Sales are open for both Ionta and Delahunty yearbooks.  Order forms will be distributed to each homeroom or they can be ordered at www.yearbooksforever.com.  The deadline for orders is March 3rd, 2023.

**If you write a check for the yearbook it costs $16 (tax included).  If you order online there is a service charge and it will cost $19.10 (tax included) 

Bus Drivers Needed

Looking for part-time work?

Student Transportation of America, which is the bus provider for Hermitage, is now hiring school bus drivers.

Apply to: STA – 2850 Kirila Blvd., Hermitage, PA 16148 or call 724-983-1112.

STA offers:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Part Time Job (20-30 Hours Per Week)
  • Free Training
  • Monthly Safety & Attendance Bonus! 
  • Be sure to ask about current sign-on bonuses!

Hermitage SD Health and Safety Plan

At the June 21, 2021 School Board meeting, the board approved the Health and Safety Plan Summary, which will guide the district in starting the school year.  The School Board reviewed this Health and Safety Plan at the January 18, 2022, the June 20, 2022 and the January 17, 2023 Board Meetings.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Superintendent’s Office at (724) 981-8750 ext 6010.  Thank you.

HHS Senior Yearbook Ads

Attention Senior Parents: 

Senior pictures are due by April 10, 2023. Please email digital copies to yearbook@hermitage.k12.pa.us. Prints may be submitted to Miss Ferguson. 

Also, parent ads are due by February 28, 2023. Ads may be submitted via paper or you can purchase, design, and submit your ad at yearbookforever.com

HHS Yearbook Sale

The 2023 Hickory Nut Yearbook is on sale. Online purchases can be made at yearbookforever.com until April 30, 2023. Paper orders may be submitted to Mrs. McMahon by April 30th, 2023. Extra order forms are available in the Main Office. 

There are also limited copies of the 2022 yearbook for sale at a cost of $75 in Room 122. 

COVID-19 Guidelines

Hermitage School District
2022-2023 School Year

Isolation:

  • If you test positive for Covid19, stay home for at least five days (this includes after school activities and sports). Day 0 of isolation is the day of symptom onset.
  • Call your child’s school nurse.
  • Household members without symptoms MUST report to school. If symptoms develop within 10 days keep your child home and notify the school nurse. 

Ending Isolation:

  • You may end isolation after day 5 if:
    • You are fever-free for 24hrs without the use of fever reducing medication
    • Your symptoms are improving
    • If you still have a fever or your other symptoms have not improved, continue to isolate until they improve.
    • It is recommended but not required that you wear a mask through day 10 when returning to school 

*****As a reminder: Please stay home if you are experiencing severe cold like symptoms and/or a fever greater than 100.4******

If you have mild cold-like symptoms without a fever you can report to school. It is recommended that you wear a mask until your symptoms are gone. 

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