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Welcome to Pennoyer School District 79


At Pennoyer School, we are dedicated to the development of our children academically, emotionally, and socially. We must prepare our students to become life-long learners, positive contributors of our community and responsible citizens of a global society.

Upcoming Events

AUG 22

Meet the Teacher & PTC Back to School Picnic

August 22, 2017 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
AUG 23

First Day of School K-8

August 23, 2017 (8:10 AM - 2:30 PM)
AUG 28

First Day of Preschool

August 28, 2017 All Day Event


Dr. Kristin Kopta

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Mrs. Gina Sierra

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Board Members

Mr. Michael Malusa 
President of the Board 
End of Term 2021

Mrs. Sheila Wachholder 
Vice President of the Board 
End of Term 2021

Mr. Mark Diatte 
Secretary of the Board 
End of Term 2019

Ms. Lisa Nixon 
End of Term 2019

Mr. Phillip LaPalermo 
End of Term 2019

Mr. Michael Beckman 
End of Term 2021

Mr. David Tarjan
End of Term 2021