SCHOOL PUBLICITY INFORMATION: Throughout the school year, students' pictures and names are placed in articles in the Newsletter, local newspapers, and this website to inform the community-at-large about the unique projects and programs that are taking place in the Sharon City School District. If you DO NOT wish to have your child(ren)'s name and/or pictures used in such publications, please notify the Superintendent’s Office at (724)983-4000.
Naloxone Policy Guidelines
As a means of enhancing the health and safety of our students, staff and visitors, the Sharon City School District has approved a policy that permits the obtaining, maintenance and administration of doses of the opioid antagonist Naloxone (Narcan) for emergency use to assist a student, staff member or other individual believed or suspected to be experienceing an opioid overdose. The link below contains information specific to the availibility of the product, the symptoms of an overdose and how students and staff should report such an overdose.
The Sharon City School District maintains an up-to-date policy manual which includes all active and proposed policies, rules and regulations of the district. As per Commonwealth of Pennsylvania regulation we are providing required notice of the policies listed in the Annual Notice link below. The full text of all policies can be found on the Sharon City School District website using the following pathway: www.sharon.k12.pa.us > Administration > Policies
Baruch Kintisch, Director of Policy Advocacy, Education Law Center, in testimony before the PA House Democratic Policy Committee, July 17, 2012