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Hempfield Junior Allie Miller was awarded a Scholastic Writing Award as part of the Western Pennsylvania Writing Project. Allie’s poem, “Dictionary Entry of a 16-year-old Girl,” was presented with a Silver Key Award during a ceremony at the Frick Fine Arts Auditorium at the University of Pittsburgh on February 23. The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards program, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, identifies teenagers with exceptional artistic and literary talent and brings their remarkable work to a regional and national audience.
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Legally Blonde The Musical

A fabulously fun award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes and scandal in pursuit of her dreams

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Introducing Hempfield Area School District's New School Safety Reporting Hotline

About Us

 Hempfield Area School District, the largest in Westmoreland County, with a resident population of over 49,000, covers approximately ninety-five square miles and lies thirty miles southeast of Pittsburgh. The school district, comprised of Hempfield Township and the boroughs of Adamsburg, Hunker, Manor, New Stanton and Youngwood, surround the city of Greensburg.


The Hempfield Area School District offers a comprehensive program providing college preparatory, business, general, and vocational technical courses to approximately 5,700 students in grades K-12. The largest percentage of students are enrolled in the college preparatory program. Students in the district score above state and national levels on all standardized achievement tests. Approximately 66% of the juniors and seniors take the Scholastic Aptitude 

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