What is the Portage Area School District??
The Portage Area School District is a diminutive, rural, public school district in Cambria County, Pennsylvania. The district encompasses approximately 28 square miles (73 km 2 ). It serves Portage and Cassandra Boroughs, as well as Portage Township.
Does Portage Area School District offer free school breakfast and lunch??
Portage Area School District offers both a free school breakfast and a free or reduced-price lunch to children in low income families. All students attending the school can eat breakfast and lunch. Children from families with incomes at or below 130 percent of the federal poverty level are provided a breakfast and lunch at no cost to the family.
Is test to stay coming to Portage Area Schools??
Based on the CDC statements, the PA DOH has issued preliminary guidance for school leaders who wish to adopt test-to-stay in their schools. Beginning Monday, December 6, 2021, The Portage Area School District will implement a Test-to-Stay (TTS) program.
What is the Portage area school district wellness policy??
Portage Area School Board has established a district wellness policy. The policy deals with nutritious meals served at school, the control of access to some foods and beverages during school hours, age appropriate nutrition education for all students, and physical education for students K–12.