About Us

Norvelt Elementary School is located in the small community of Norvelt, about five miles from Mount Pleasant. Both the school and community were named for Eleanor Roosevelt because of her extensive work in this area during the depression years. The building originally housed students in grades one through eight. Today it houses approximately 500 students in Kindergarten through Third Grade.

Events

Recent News

Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) Program

The Federal Communications Commission has launched a temporary program to help families and households struggling to afford Internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please click here to find out more.

2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration

If you have a child that will be 5 years old by September 1, 2021, and are planning to send them to kindergarten for the 2021-2022 school year, you can pick up a registration packet in the office that your child will be attending, either Norvelt or Donegal. Packets need to be returned to the school during registration week, February 1 - 5, 2021. Click here for additional Kindergarten information.

OTIS for Educators/Parents

OTIS for educators is your new online training and support platform. Videos on OTIS help parents/guardians learn how to support distance learning by teaching skills like troubleshooting a home wireless connection, Connecting to Google Classroom or Schoology, and much more. We encourage all of our district’s parents to sign up.

Chromebook Protect Plan

Please click the headline to view the 2021-2022 Chromebook protection plan and information about MPASD 1:1 computer initiative. All secondary students will be assigned a Chromebook for the 2021-2022 school year.

Educational Resources

Please click here to access resources that should be utilized by students in grades K-12 as a means of retention of information during times that school is not in session.

NORVELT Morning DROP OFF Procedures

Parents who are dropping off students in the morning at Norvelt Elementary should enter the school from the Northern end of East Laurel Circle. This is the end closest to Hoffer Funeral Home. This will place the school on your right side, the passenger side. Details and a map regarding MORNING DROP OFF procedures are attached to this message. Please click the title to access the map.

CHIP Flyer

High-quality health care coverage from CHIP helps keep kids strong. Please click on the headline for more details.