Priestley Elementary School
423 Cannery Road
Northumberland, PA 17857
Phone: 570-473-3261
Principal: Mr. Roy Burns

Faculty & Staff

Diane VanKirk - KDG
Mary Hepner - KDG

Angie Persing - KDG

Heather Krouse - 1st Grade 
Marilyn Lynch - 1st Grade

Bria Felmy - 1st Grade

Kathy Stettler - 2nd Grade

Michelle Aurand - 2nd Grade

Cody Bottiger - 2nd Grade

Sammi Zeigler - 3rd Grade

Joshua Beddall - 3rd Grade

Shane Snyder - 3rd Grade

Sarah Garbera - 4th Grade

Elizabeth Rohrbach - 4th Grade

Kirsten Weller - 4th Grade

Ryan Bucher - 5th Grade

Kristen Gauger - 5th Grade

Stephanie Bowman - 5th Grade

Debra Pennington - Learning Support

Tara Paige - Speech/Language
Alaina Morrison - Title I Reading

Suzanne Nickler - Reading Interventionist

James Sanders - Reading Interventionist

Madison Hollenbach - Reading Interventionist

Greg Baney - Physical Education

Minda Fogarty - Librarian

Jeff Zerbe - Librarian Aide

Mark Lenig - Music

Ryan Albertson - Art

Jane Reichenbach - Enrichment

Denise Snyder - Nurse

Dave Hoffman - Guidance Counselor

William Troutman - Office Secretary

Angela Derr - Office Secretary

Michelle Stender - Custodian

Mary Neidig - Custodian


May Dates
1st Kg. field trip
2nd Third Grade field trip
3rd Board Meeting 7pm
7th-11th Fifth Grade Camp
10th Board Meeting 7pm
14th Music Program Assembly 1:30-2:30
15th Music Program at H.S. Kg-1st 6pm, 2nd-3rd 7pm
18th Fifth Grade field trip to the middle school
21st Field Day!
22nd Field Day (rain date)
24th Fifth Grade field trip
24th Priestley Forsyth Library summer program assembly 10:45-11:10
25th Act 80 Day
28th Memorial Day
30th Fifth Grade Rocket Day
30th Third Grade field trip

June Dates
1st First Grade field trip
1st Fourth Grade field trip
4th Fifth Grade Rocket Day (rain date)
6th Awards Assembly 9am
7th Board Meeting
8th LAST STUDENT DAY! (1/2 day)--Dismissal begins at 11:45
8th Graduation
11th Act 80 Day
14th Board Meeting
15th PTA Golf Tournament

Due to weather cancellations earlier this school year, students do have school: 
Thursday, March 29th
Monday, April 2nd
Tuesday, April 3rd
Thursday, June 7th
Friday, June 8th (1/2 day)

During the Pennies for Patients drive to help fight Leukemia & Lymphoma,
the students raised $4,001.45 to remain "Champions of Change"!

PSSA Dates for 3rd, 4th, & 5th Grades
English & Language Arts:  April 10th, 11th, &12th
Mathematics:  April 18th & 19th
Science (4th Gr. only):  April 24th & 25th

Need help with your child's math homework?  Below is a link to a YouTube video that will show you how to install and use an app called Bounce Pages.  It is directly linked to the enVision math program.