Delta Sigma Theta Sorority scholarship available
Open to all African American high school seniors who have applied to a four-year college or university. Click above for more information.
Kindergarten and PreK enrollment for 2023-2024 opens April 11
Click above for complete information, including a link to our online enrollment portal.
Erie Rise Families: Student Enrollment Information
It's time to join the EPS family! Click for complete details.
PSSA testing information and schedule
During April and May, Erie’s Public Schools will administer the 2023 Pennsylvania System of School Assessment to students in grades 3-8. Click above for more information.
Deadline for Dylan Matz Foundation Scholarships approaching
Erie County high school seniors must apply for a scholarship by March 30. Click above for more information.
Erie High to offer free EMT class this summer
The six-week intensive program is open to students. Click above for more information.
Martin Family Scholarship Now Available
Graduating seniors can apply for the scholarship online through the Erie Community Foundation. Click above for more information.
Erie Royals Middle School Baseball is Here
All 5th-8th grade EPS students are welcome. Click above for more information.
Safe2Say Something Anonymous Tip Line Available
Worried about a friend or something happening at school? See or hear something that makes you uncomfortable? Safe2Say is the easiest way to let someone know about it. Click above to submit a tip.
New clear bag policy now in effect
Policy mirrors those in place at sporting and entertainment venues. Click above for more information.
2022-23 Dress Code Information
Erie's Public Schools will continue its current dress code policy during the 2022-23 school year. Click above for more information.
Did You Know?: Important information about the Homestead/Farmstead Exclusion
Eligible Erie County homeowners can find tax relief through the Homestead/Farmstead Exclusion. Click to learn more.
2022-2023 Family Information Guide Now Available
The guide contains helpful information about the school day schedule, our dress code, transportation and more. Click above to read the full guide.
Eagle's Nest Program of Academic Distinction Now Enrolling
Unique program expanded to include kindergarten, as well as sixth, seventh and eighth grades.
2022-2023 calendar now available
The first day of the 2022-2023 school year for students is August 29, 2022. Click above for the full calendar.
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Erie School Board meeting: Committee of the Whole
April 7, 2023
Erie's Public Schools consists of 16 schools that serve approximately 10,000 students each day. By actively engaging students in their learning through a high quality Common Core-aligned curriculum and excellent teaching, Erie's Public Schools is raising expectations and creating a culture of high expectations, collaboration, respect, and accountability.
Our primary objective is to prepare city students to establish and achieve their higher education and career goals. We invite you to explore our website to discover how the district is partnering with families and the community to improve students' lives.
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Erie's Public Schools
814-874-6000 | www.eriesd.org
- Mission: In Erie's Public Schools, we champion high levels of student engagement and personalized pathways to educational excellence for every student, without exception.
- Schools: 16
- 10 Elementary Schools (list)
- 3 Middle Schools (list)
- 2 High Schools (list)
- 1 Non-Traditional Programming School (list)
- Approximate Student Enrollment: 10,000
- Employees: 1,305 (December 2021)
- Teachers/Professionals: 886
- Administrators/Supervisors: 64
- Support Staff: 355
- School Board: Nine (9) locally elected school directors (list)
- Budget: $246.3 million (2021-2022)
- Tax Millage Rate: 17.7 (2021-2022)