Schneider wins PIAA pole vaulting championship
The Collegiate Academy senior vaulted 15’6” to secure the title. Click for more.
Sports physicals available for middle and high school students
Physicals will be provided June 1 and June 5. Click above for complete details.
Kindergarten and PreK enrollment for 2023-2024 is now open
Click above for complete information, including a link to our online enrollment portal.
Erie's Public Schools to apply for Flexible Instruction Days
The Erie School Board has given the district permission to apply for Flexible Instruction Days for upcoming school years. Click above for more information.
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.
NEW: What you need to know about the Keystones
Please click for important information about the upcoming exams, including testing schedule.
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.
Erie High to offer free EMT class this summer
The six-week intensive program is open to students. 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.
June 3, 2023
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Erie High School Graduation
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Northwest Pennsylvania Collegiate Academy Graduation
June 4, 2023
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Erie High School Graduation (RAIN DATE)
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Northwest Pennsylvania Collegiate Academy Graduation (RAIN DATE)
June 6, 2023
June 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.
Degrees and Certifications:
Erie's Public Schools
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- 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)