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Success through Excellence

McGuffey School District is a public school system located in Washington County, Pennsylvania. The School District is composed of four schools: McGuffey High School, McGuffey Middle School, Claysville Elementary, and Joe Walker Elementary.

The McGuffey school colors are navy blue and gold. "Highlanders" has been adopted as the official school nickname. Current enrollment is approximately 1,600 students. The district is named after William Holmes McGuffey, who wrote a series of Eclectic Readers and was a famous and revolutionary educator. McGuffey School District covers an area of approximately 198 square miles sparsely populated by 12,480 people in 4,949 households.

Mission Statement
In partnership with our community, McGuffey School District empowers all learners to grow and excel.
Vision Statement 
McGuffey School District is a progressive district cultivating continuous learning through multiple experiences and pathways.
District News
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All State Chorus Selection
Congratulations to McGuffey High School Junior Faith Chapman for her All State Chorus Selection!  
This is the second consecutive year that Faith has been selected All State in Chorus!
Faith Chapman
Middle School Students of the Month for April 2021
Congratulations to 6th grader Olyvia Siler and 8th grader Devan Wilson, who were selected by staff as the Middle School Students of the Month for April 2021!
Olyvia Siler
Devan Wilson


American Legion School Medal Award Winners
The following 8th grade students from McGuffey School District were selected by the teachers and staff to be awarded the American Legion School Medal Award:  Gabrielle Bloom, Logan Crowe, Elihu Dale, Faith Ealy, Trey McGowan, and Jenna Pattison. 
Gabrielle BloomLogan Crowe
Elihu Dale 
Faith Ealy

Trey McGowan
 Jenna Pattison




McGuffey Administration Offices
90 McGuffey Drive
Claysville, PA 15323
Phone (724) 948-3731
Fax (724) 948-3769
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