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District musicians being recognized

It has been a very busy stretch for the Deer Lakes music department with a number of district musicians having been chosen to perform in district and regional performances. More +

Deer Lakes' Rinker chosen as National School Hero by A4HK

Deer Lakes School District parent and wellness committee member, Becky Rinker has been selected as one of 12 Action for Healthy Kids Healthy School Heroes in 2017 for her dedication to creating a healthy school environment. More +

District, teachers reach contract agreement

The Deer Lakes Board of School Directors approved a new five-year contract with the Deer Lakes Educators Association (DLEA), the professional organization for the school district’s 141 certified teachers, nurses and guidance counselors, at its monthly voting meeting. The new pact is retroactive to July 1, 2017 and will run through June 30, 2022. More +

Kindergarten Registration: OPEN NOW!; Orientation/Screening: May 7-9

If you have a child who will be at least five years-old by Sept. 1, 2018, it is NOW time to begin planning for kindergarten in the 2018-2019 school year. Read the attached brochure below to learn more. You can also click on the below link to begin registering your child for school. More +

Inclement Weather Information

Click on this page for a brief overview of the criteria that governs Deer Lakes' decision to close or delay school on a given day as well as some of the school district's procedures during inclement weather. More +

School buses accident

Earlier today, as students were making their way home for the holiday break, a motor vehicle accident involving two Deer Lakes school buses occurred on Saxonburg Blvd. near Stonecrest Dr. in West Deer Township. The accident happened when one of the Deer Lakes school buses appeared to slide into the one in front of it. No other vehicles were involved in the crash and fortunately, nobody was injured. More +

School Board elects Lupone president, Buck vice president at annual reorganization meeting

The Deer Lakes Board of School Directors welcomed three new members at their annual reorganization meeting.  The new board members are Eric J. Bienick, Kristi Minnick and Vic Laurenza Jr.    The school board also elected William Lupone Jr. as its new president and Louis W. Buck as vice president at the meeting.  They replace Clara Salvi and Lisa Merlo as president and vice president respectively.

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Outgoing school board members honored

In November, Deer Lakes School Board members, Mr. James McCaskey, Mrs. Lisa Merlo, and Ms. Clara Salvi, were each recognized for their collective 25 plus years of service at the regularly scheduled school board voting meeting.  The trio, each of whom is retiring from the board in December, were presented certificates adding them to the PSBA “Honor Roll of School Board Service.” More +

Two Deer Lakes schools named Champion Schools by Let's Move Pittsburgh

At its annual symposium, Let’s Move Pittsburgh formally recognized Curtisville Primary Center and East Union Intermediate Center as two of its Champion Schools Award Winners.  More +

New College and Career Readiness School Counseling Plan

In an initiative that began last year and will be fully integrated at all four schools this year, school counselors are implementing a new comprehensive Chapter 339 School Counseling Plan that focuses on a number of growth areas including college and career readiness. More +

Deer Lakes School District...There's an App for That

Go to to download the Deer Lakes School District app by esv2go today! More +

School Bus Safety Procedures

Here are some school bus safety tips to keep your student safe this school year. More +

Upcoming Events


After school session focusing on ClassFlow.
Time: 3:45 - 4:45
Place: Curtisville Room 101
Audience: Any teacher who has or a new Promethean Panel or any teacher who would like to learn the replacement for the ActivInspire we currently use .
Tue Mar 20 2018
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Contact East Union

57 East Union Road
Cheswick, PA 15024
Phone: 724.265.5330
Attendance Line: Option 5
Fax: 724.265.1699

Hours of Operation
Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday:
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

School Hours:
Monday - Friday:
9 a.m. - 3:20 p.m.

Quick Contacts

Principal: James Schweinberg
P: 724.265.5330 Ext. 4621

Nurse: Missy Scanga RN, BSN
P: 724.265.5330 Ext. 4681
Secretary:  Diana McGregor   
P:  724.265.5330 Ext 4623