Once a month, students in grades K-2 are invited to join a teacher for story time that is followed by crafting activity.
Creative gamers Kindergarten through 12th grade may join the PALCS Minecraft Club. The popular club is hosted on a dedicated server, it is only for students in PALCS who have applied to participate. Meet other students on Pirate Isle and try your hand at some missions
Visit either of our on-site locations (West Chester and Pittsburgh) to enjoy an activity related to literature. Examples of activities include: visiting author, story and craft. These events are held multiple times throughout the school year.
Students can visit either of our on-site locations (West Chester and Pittsburgh) and enjoy an activity related to science. Examples of activities include: special visits from the zoo, super science presentations and many more. These events are held multiple times throughout the school year.
Once a month students attend an online group to learn cooking techniques and recipes.
The newsletter is a place where our students can share poetry, book reviews, artist corner and quotes with each other once a month.
Once a week students are provided a theme, idea or topic to create however they wish and then can be shared with their peers.
Student Government provides a monthly forum for students to plan public service events, student events, and develop their leadership skills.
MS Connect provides an opportunity for students to interact with their peers while participating in a variety of activities such as escape rooms, canvas painting and game day at various times throughout the year.
The lab is designed for students to interact with teachers and peers. While performing the lab, students immerse themselves in the nature of science gaining lab skills, and data analysis.
Mental Health Awareness Activity
The activity is to provide a place where PALCS students can raise awareness, engage in discussions and take part in positive activities to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health. This takes place bi-weekly throughout the school year.
Games and Activities
Each week students will analyze and strategize together to accomplish missions and share completion tips. Students will investigate issues within the gaming community and develop a better understanding of both positive and negative trends in gaming.
Art of Debate
Bi-weekly Students will learn how to research credible sources in order to support an argument. Students will also learn how to debate opposing views with their peers using respectful communication.
Mobile Photography Club
Students will connect weekly to learn the basics of photography using a smart phone or device. Students will then share their images and learn how to edit and enhance their work.