School Closure Information

Due to Governor Wolf's mandate that schools will be closed through the end of the 2019-2020 school year for face to face instruction.  All of our buildings are closed to our students and the public during this time.  If you have questions or concerns, please call or email our offices.

When the current stay at home orders are lifted or guidelines change, we will update this information on our district website.

Students in grades 7-11.  he school district will be collecting chromebooks, textbooks, calculators and other district items from your students this week.  The following are the dates and times your student can return these items to the district.


Juniors:  Wednesday, June 3rd from 12 pm to 3 pm.


Sophomores: Thursday, June 4th from 8 am to 11 am.


Freshmen: Thursday, June 4th from 12 pm to 3 pm.


8th grade students:  Friday, June 5th from 8 am to 11 am.


7th grade students: Friday, June 5th from 12 pm to 3 pm. 

The Avella High School's 94th Commencement Ceremony honoring the Class of 2020 will be broadcast on HTC on June 3, 2020 at 7:00 pm. The ceremony can also be seen through  a link provided on the school district's web page and the school district's Facebook page during this date and time.

Welcome to the Avella Area School District

Home of the Eagles!!

“The Avella Area School District, in collaboration with students, parents and the community is committed to developing 21st century learning and thinking skills through a rigorous, relevant, and comprehensive curriculum, while preparing students to be innovative, productive citizens in an interconnected world.”

Hopewell Township Board Director Vacancy - Any resident living in Hopewell Township interested in serving on the Avella Area School Board, please submit a letter of interest asap to Debra Bentz, Board Secretary, (

About Our District

Avella Kennywood Portal

Congratulations to Julian Moore (113), 3rd place WPIAL Wrestling and Robbie West (220), 4th place WPIAL Wrestling

Good Luck at Regionals

2020 PIAA 1A Girl's Basketball Tournament

Avella vs Coudersport

When: Saturday, March 7, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

Where: St. Mary's High School


Congrats to Alayna Walther

PA State Rifle Qualifier

The Avella Area School District is looking for substitute secretaries, aides, cafeteria workers and custodians. The substitute rate is $9.00 per hour. If you have an interest, please complete the attached application and return to :

Avella Area School District, Central Administration Office

1000 Avella Road, Avella, PA 15312 

Upcoming Events

District News

20-21 Kindergarten Registration
March 19-20, 2020
Please call 724-356-2294 for an appointment

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1000 Avella Road
Avella, PA 15312  

Phone: 724-356-2218
Central Office Fax: 724-356-2207

High School Fax: 724-356-7905

Elementary Fax: 724-356-7892

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Avella Area School District Comprehensive Plan (Click Here)



The Avella Area School District Comprehensive Plan is available for public review in our building offices.



The Avella Area School District is committed to ensuring that all information placed on its website is accessible to individuals with disabilities.  If you have a disability and the format of any material on our website interferes with your ability to access the information, please contact Mr. Cyril Walther: To enable Avella Area School District to respond in a manner most helpful to you, please indicate the nature of the accessibility problem, the web address of the requested material, your preferred format in which you want to receive the material (electronic format (ASCII, etc.), standard print, large print, etc.), and your contact information.