Quick Links and Updates - 2016-2017
The Methacton School District is embarking upon a new school year full of new and exciting learning opportunities! Below are quick links and updates for the 2016-2017 school year.
The instructional calendar is approved by the Board of School Directors in the spring for the following school year. It is distributed to all families each year via email, and outlines days schools are in session, potential snow-make-up days, etc.The student activities calendar, with school events, marking period end dates, and home and school events will be uploaded to the district's website in August.
School Start/End Times
Morning Kindergarten: 9:05 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
Afternoon Kindergarten:  12:45-3:35 p.m.
Elementary Schools (Grades 1-5):  9:05 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.
Skyview Upper Elementary School (Grades 5-6): 8:35 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Arcola Intermediate School (Grades 6-8):  8:10 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Methacton High School (Grades 9-12): 7:40 a.m. - 2:20 p.m.
Families' Rights
School Lunch Information
  • Aramark Food Services Please note adjustments in the school lunch prices beginning with the 2016-2017 school year. School lunch prices are $2.65 for elementary school students, $2.95 Arcola Intermediate School and Skyview Upper Elementary School, and $3.15 for high school students. A premium lunch is available at MHS at a cost of $4.10. The price for breakfast in our elementary schools is $1.25, $1.90 at Skyview and Arcola schools, and $2.65 at MHS. Your children may qualify for free meals or for reduced price meals. Reduced price is .30 for breakfast and .40 for lunch. 
  • Free/Reduced Lunch Information
  • Set up a school lunch account (Point of Sale) for your student.
  • First Student Transportation - Letters with bus stop information will be mailed to all families in August. If you have questions, please contact Transportation Services at 610-489-5036. 
Communications with Methacton Families - Stay Informed!