Due to the snow, sleet and freezing rain forecast for this afternoon, Penn Manor will be dismissing early today and will be canceling after-school and evening activities.  Secondary students in 7th through 12th grade will be dismissed at 11:00 am and elementary students in kindergarten through 6th grade will be dismissed at 12:15 pm.  After-school and evening activities are canceled.

PM-KINDERGARTEN students should not attend school today.  There will be no AFTER-CARE provided on site at Central Manor.  After-School parents should contact the YWCA directly if you need care.

Parents- if you have a question regarding today’s departure, please call the office before 11:30 AM.  It will be very difficult for our office to field phone calls at 12:15 pm dismissal.

Two Hour Delay for Fri. Nov. 16th

The Penn Manor School District is operating on a two hour delay with modified kindergarten for Friday, November 16th.

CM Families? Are you Connected?

As the calendar has turned to November, we must begin preparing for inclement weather.  Are you signed up to receive text messages to your phone?  It is as easy as following this simple direction:

TEXT 81810 to @cmcomm

You will be immediately enrolled to the Central Manor Text Community.  If you have any questions regarding this text service, please call the Central Manor office.  (717) 872-1401


Reading Volunteers Needed!

Parents and Grandparents Needed!

30 minutes once a week or every other week

Help us with reading and letter naming fluency in grades k-3.

If you are interested please contact Mrs. Flores at 717-872-1401 or email

Spirit Wear

The Central Manor PTO spirit wear store is open through Thursday, November 15, 2018.  All items purchased will be delivered in early December in plenty of times for the holidays.  Click on the link below to view the items available.  All purchases support our PTO.

Central Manor Water Update

To: CM Families

From:  Mr. Malek

Re:  Central Manor Water Update

Date:  November 13, 2018

We are happy to share with all Central Manor families that we have received word that water levels are back to normal.  All water fountains were opened on Monday, November 12th.  Thank you for your patience and flexibility.  As always, your child is welcome to continue bringing in water bottles if he or she so chooses.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call the Central Manor office at (717) 872-1401.

Thank you,

Mr. Malek

PTO Scrips Coming Soon!

The holidays are right around the corner.  Please look in your child’s folder this week for our PTO Scrips fundraiser.  Purchase your gift cards through Central Manor PTO.  You avoid the holiday shopping frenzy, and our school makes money…Talk about Win-Win!  Thank you for your support!

Picture Re-Take Day

Parents just a reminder picture re-take day is tomorrow, November 13 from 9:00 AM- 12 noon. Please make sure you send the entire picture packet in with your child to turn in to LifeTouch. If your child is in PM Kindergarten they will need to be brought to school in the morning to get their picture retaken. If you have any questions please contact the office at 717-872-1401.

Veterans Day SHINE TIME Celebration

On Monday, November 19th – Central Manor is holding a special, patriotic shine time to honor the Military Officers Association of America.  We also would like to invite any Central Manor parent or family member who has served our country and who can attend our Shine Time on November 19th at 9:00 AM. There will be a portion of our presentation where we will ask all veterans to please stand, so we can show our appreciation for your service.  The presentation will last approximately 30 minutes.    We ask that any visitor who would like to attend to please REGISTER with the office by calling our school phone number:  (717) 872-1401 – On this morning, we would ask all visitors for SHINE TIME to please arrive between 8:45-8:55 AM and enter at the side gym door to sign in for the visit.


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October Teamwork Leaders


The above pictured students were chosen as October’s Teamwork Leaders by their teachers for displaying the quality of working together. This school year student Leaders will be chosen by having exhibited the monthly character in education traits.

Pictured: Violet F, Bennett R, Jaylon M, Maiah H, Carter B, Anna Kate S, Joshua U, Caleb A, Carly K, Shylei P, Tessa W, Avery R, Ava R, Brian T, Maylend O, Emma D, Braden K, Jacob N, Chloe M, Jada R, Emma K, Zoe N, Ava W, Ava W.

Not Pictured: Logan R, Jack C, Logan T