Upcoming Middle School Events


Attention parents of 8th grade students:  Information about this year's trip to Gettysburg and Hershey Park was distributed Friday, January 16th. Deposits of $100, along with the first set of required paperwork, will be accepted starting next Tuesday, January 20th.  The first 50 students to submit their money and paperwork will be guaranteed a seat on the first bus.  Materials may be turned in to Ms. Varrenti or Mrs. Herrle in the main office.  Questions should be directed to Ms. Varrenti at varrenti@kosd.org or (412) 571-6068.




Tutoring and ActivitBuses

Tutoring is now available in the areas of Math and English at the middle school every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. starting on September 2nd.  A 4:00 p.m. activity bus will be available to transport these students home after tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays only. A 5:15 activity bus is also available for students Monday through Thursday. The KOMS staff encourages all students to take advantage of this opportunity.  






District Policy Update

The following policies have been updated by the district. The policies can also be found under the School Board tab above. Please feel free to contact the MS office with any questions at 412-571-6146. All visitors should pay close attention the new requirements of the school visitation policy.



Policy No. 204- Attendance

From Page 2....A maximum of ten (10) days of cumulative lawful

absences verified by parental notification may be

permitted during a school year. All absences

beyond ten (10) cumulative days shall require an

excuse from a licensed physician



Policy No. 217- Graduation Requirements:



Policy No. 823- Tobacco Free:


Policy No. 806- Reporting Child Abuse:


Policy No. 907- School Visitors:




KOMS Email Group

KOMS regularly sends out email blasts with upcoming events and other important middle school information. If you would like to subscribe, please send an email to kattan@kosd.org with the word "subscribe" on the subject line.


Keystone Oaks Middle School | 1002 Kelton Avenue | Pittsburgh, PA 15216 | 412-571-6148

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