PA Distance Learning holds and attends a variety of events throughout the year. Field Trips for current families are held at various locations throughout the state, and we can also be found at different community events as well. Check back often for an updated list of the places you can visit with PA Distance Staff and Families!


Spring Break
Thursday, April 14th-Monday, April 18th:  No School
PSSA Testing Window
Monday, April 25th-Friday, May 13th:  Grades 3-8

In-Person Field Trips:
April is Stress Awareness Month and we recognize it’s a time when many of our families are preparing for PSSA & Keystone Testing. What better way to burn off a little of that stress than with a fun field trip!
Wednesday, April 20th: Pittston: Sky Zone
Friday, April 22nd: Canonsburg: Sky Zone
Friday, April 22nd: Harrisburg: Sky Zone

Virtual Field Trips:
Tuesday, April 5th: Share the Keys
In partnership with NJM Insurance Groups award-winning Teen Driver Safety Program we will be offering the second presentation of our annual two-part series on Teen Driver Safety: Safe Driving Orientation, Share the Keys.
Thursday, April 7th: USS Constitution: Join the Crew
Together we will learn about life at sea on the USS Constitution first-hand! From recruitment to daily activities to battle, we will experience a sailor’s life in 1812 and compare that to life in the US Navy today.
Tuesday, April 26th: Night Markets of Taiwan
Bustling streets fill with shoppers and vendors that waft sweet and savory smells until well past midnight: this is the nightly routine at Taiwan’s famous ’night markets’.

Family Engagement Events:
Sunday, April 3rd: Maple Sugar Festival
Friday, April 8th: W.AT.E.R. Safety at Goldfish Swim School
Saturday, April 9th: Pennsylvania Vultures presented by the Red Creek Wildlife Center
Wednesday, April 20h: Vision to Learn Van, “See us Grow” Planting Family Engagement Event
Saturday, April 23rd: Maker Faire
Friday, April 29th: Gateway Clipper CEW Event (11th & 12th grades)
Friday, April 29th: Game Night at Mr. Nice Guys
Friday, April 29th: Healthy Kids Day at Bucks County YMCA
Saturday, April 30th: Healthy Kids Day at Philadelphia YMCA
Saturday, April 30th: Healthy Kids Day at Sampson Family YMCA

In-Person Community Office Hours:
Monday, April 4th: Hughesville Public Library (Hughesville, PA) 12:30pm – 3:00pm
Tuesday, April 5th: Towanda Public Library (Towanda, PA) 10:00am – 1:00pm
Tuesday, April 5th: Elkland Public Library (Elkland, PA) 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Wednesday, April 6th: Schlow Centre Region Library (State College, PA) 10:00am – 12:00pm
Wednesday, April 6th: Altoona Public Library (State College, PA) 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Thursday, April 7th: Lackawanna County Children’s Library (Scranton, PA) 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Friday, April 8th: Bethlehem Area Public Library (Bethlehem, PA) 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Tuesday, April 19th: Fredricksen Library (Camp Hill, PA) 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Wednesday, April 20th: Rudy Gelnett Memorial Library (Selinsgrove, PA) 10:00am – 12:30pm
Wednesday, April 21st: McBride Memorial Library (Berwick, PA) 2:30pm – 5:00pm
Thursday, April 28th: Bucks County Free Library (Doylestown, PA) 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Friday, April 29th: Langhorne Branch, Bucks County Free Library (Langhorne, PA) 11:00am – 1:00pm

CEW Campus & Career Tours:
Tuesday, April 5th: Point Park University 9:30am – 11:30am
Tuesday, April 19th:
Westmoreland County Community College 10:00am – 12:00pm
Thursday, April 21st: Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics 10:00am – 11:30am
Wednesday, February 9th: Virtual: University of Scranton  1:00pm

PSSA Testing Window
Monday, April 25th-Friday, May 13th:  Grades 3-8
Keystone Testing Window
Monday, May 16th-Friday, May 27th:  Grades 9-12
Memorial Day
Monday, May 30th:  No School

Family Engagement Event:
Saturday, May 21st: Healthy Kids Day at Greater Scranton YMCA

CEW Campus & Career Tours:
Wednesday, May 11th: Virtual: Community College of Beaver County 1:00pm
Wednesday, May 18th: Virtual: Harrisburg University of Science and Technology 1:00pm
Monday, May 23rd: Indiana University of Pennsylvania 10:00am – 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 25th: California University of Pennsylvania 10:00am – 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 25th: Virtual: Judge Arnoni 1:00pm