2017-2018 Kindergarten Registrations & Parent Orientations

Registration of children who will enter kindergarten in the fall of 2017 is scheduled in the Fox Chapel Area schools during the months of February and March. Orientation meetings to acquaint parents with the kindergarten program and registration process are scheduled during February. Children must...

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High School Spring Musical – "Into the Woods"

The Fox Chapel Area High School 2017 spring musical, “Into the Woods,” will be performed March 16, 17, and 18 in the high school auditorium at 7 p.m., and March 19 in the high school auditorium at 2 p.m. Tickets are $13 each and all seats are reserved. Tickets go on sale February 6 and can be...

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Fox Chapel Area Adult Education Spring 2017 Classes & Swim Offerings

Registration is open for Fox Chapel Area Adult Education (FCAAE) Spring 2017 classes. Adults and families are invited to enjoy the new eight-lane high school pool during weekend Family/Recreational Swim and Adult Lap swim times (starting the weekend of 3/4-3/5). More swim is offered on Tuesday and...

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Elementary Schools to Host Pre-K Story Times

All four elementary schools in the Fox Chapel Area School District are hosting their annual prekindergarten story times. The program is designed to prepare all prospective kindergarten students for starting school during the 2017-2018 school year (age five on or by September 1, 2017). The story...

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Special Thank You to Parents & Residents

It is our understanding that the state Senate has decided that additional work is needed prior to proposing the elimination of school district property taxes. We want to thank all of you for your work in reaching out to your state senators and talking with them about the uncertainty and negative...

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District Gets Grant for Mobile Fab Lab

The Fox Chapel Area School District has received a grant from The Grable Foundation to build and design a mobile Fab Lab. Because of the generous grant, Fox Chapel Area High School engineering students will build a tiny house (in partnership with 84 Lumber), outfitted with the latest technological equipment....

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District Forum Meeting Tuesday on Proposed Property Tax Legislation

The Fox Chapel Area District Forum has called a special meeting that will be held Tuesday, January 31, 2017. The topic of the meeting will be proposed state legislation to change the way school districts are funded. Our state legislators are expected to vote on a bill that will shift the majority...

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Plenty of Parking for Tuesday's District Forum Meeting

It is our understanding that there are some concerns about parking for the special District Forum meeting on Tuesday, January 31. Although there are other events at the high school that night, please know that there will be ample parking available. The district plans to have a number of people...

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Did You Know...

The Fox Chapel Area School district has received both national and state recognition. The Pennsylvania and United States departments of education have recognized individual buildings and programs through their elementary and secondary school recognition programs. All six of our schools have been...

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Emergency Public Meeting- Fox Chapel District Forum

Emergency Public Meeting - Fox Chapel District Forum Learn more about IMMEDIATE threats to our schools’ funding IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO ACT! FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE Tuesday, January 31 at 7 PM LGI room at the High School All children in FCASD will be impacted negatively by the proposed RADICAL...

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Community Sing Concert featuring our District Elementary Choirs

On Friday, March 31st at 7:00 at the Fox Chapel High School Auditorium, composer Nick Page will be conducting a Community Sing Concert featuring our District Elementary Choirs.  This concert is made possible through the Gala Fund.  Nick Page will be visiting each elementary school in the district on...

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Telethon Breaks Record – Raises More Than $69,500!

Fox Chapel Area School District students held their 27th annual telethon Friday, December 23, 2016, and raised more than $69,500! This year’s telethon total is a record-breaking total and brings the money raised by Fox Chapel Area students to more than $765,500 over the last 27 years for various...

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27th Annual FCASD Telethon

Fox Chapel Area School District students will hold their 27th annual telethon Friday, December 23, 2016, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. For the second year in a row, the telethon will raise money for Live Like Lou, which was founded by two parents (Suzanne and Neil Alexander) in the Fox Chapel Area School...

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Phone, Text, and Email Alerts for Closing and Delays

Find out more information about receiving phone, text, email and alerts about important school information, events, delays, and closings. Information on school delays and closing can always be found on: The school's website at: www.fcasd.edu The 24-hour information line at: 412-967-2500 Local News...

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Elementary Students to Participate in Capstone Experience

Fox Chapel Area School District fourth and fifth grade QUEST (gifted) students will be participating in an innovative inquiry “capstone experience” December 20, 2016. The capstone experience will take place at Kerr Elementary School from 12:30-1:45 p.m. There, the approximately 50 students will be...

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District Accepted into National Network of Innovative School Districts

The Fox Chapel Area School District is one of 19 new school districts from across the nation that has been accepted into the League of Innovative Schools. The League is a national coalition of forward-thinking school districts organized by Digital Promise, an independent, bipartisan nonprofit...

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School District Again on White House's Short List

The Fox Chapel Area School District was once again recognized by the White House, this time for its commitment to the Nation of Makers initiative. The Nation of Makers initiative was launched in 2014 and is an effort to give more students, entrepreneurs, and citizens access to a new class of...

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Hartwood Named Digital Citizenship Certified School

Common Sense, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of digital media and technology, has recognized Hartwood Elementary School as a Common Sense Digital Citizenship Certified School. Hartwood has demonstrated its commitment to taking a...

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Phone, Text, & Email Alerts

Find out more information about receiving phone, text, email and alerts about important school information, events, delays, and closings.

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