311 Fifth Street
Palmyra, NJ 08065

Palmyra High School

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Lisa Sabo, Principal
856 786-9400

Jared Toscano, Assistant Principal
856 786-9400 

Mike Papenberg, Director of Athletics
856 786-9400 

District Security

Richard Gunning
District Security Officer
Palmyra High School
856 786-9400 Ext. 3174

Patrolman Omar Kendall
School Resource Officer
Palmyra High School
856 786-9400 Ext. 3178

PHS HIB Specialist

PHS HIB Specialist

Ms. Kara Shore


Palmyra High School
311 W. Fifth St.
Palmyra, NJ 08065
856 786-9400

If you have lost or have forgotten your OnCourse logon information, please click here to go to the OnCourse Parent Grade Portal and follow directions for  "Forgot Password".  If you continue to have problems, please contact Mrs. Cecchini in the main office at (856) 786-9400 ext. 3157.

Educator of the Year Nomination



The New Jersey Department of Education has announced the application process for the 2019-2020 Governor’s Educator of the Year Program. 

Do you know a classroom teacher or educational services professional who is dedicated, inspiring, and making a difference?  If so, please take the time to recommend this person by completing a nomination form and returning it to the building principal by December 2, 2019

We encourage the school community as well as the school faculty to honor one teacher and one educational services professional at Charles Street School and one teacher and one educational services professional at Palmyra High School for this prestigious honor.  Also, this year we will be including one teacher from Palmyra Middle School. A committee will be formed to review and select the candidates.  Recipients of this award at the school level will then have the opportunity to vie for recognition at the county, state, and national levels.

The eligibility criteria and nomination form are provided below for your use.  Nominations may be e-mailed (PHS c/o dcecchini@palmyra.k12.nj.us; CSS c/o smason@palmyra.k12.nj.us) or dropped off at the main office of the school by December 2, 2019. Please note the deadline dates for each school above.

Click here for:

School Nomination Form

Eligibility Requirements









About Our School

Palmyra High School offers a comprehensive educational program for students in grades seven through twelve. This traditional setting provides each student the opportunity to excel in their area of interest through a non-restrictive, content-oriented curriculum as well as a wide range of extra-curricular activities. A hallmark of the Palmyra experience is an enthusiastic and dedicated staff interacting with concerned and involved parents to meet student needs.

The school offers academic development, college preparation, school-to-careers training, mentoring programs, and a variety of interventions for students with special needs. Students, alumni, and staff continue to earn recognition on the local, state, and national levels.

Palmyra High School is proud of its well-deserved reputation for "Excellence in Education."

Upcoming Events
Mon Nov 25
Early Dismissal
Parent Conferences 1-2:30 PM
Naviance training-1:30-2:00 PM
Tue Nov 26
Early Dismissal
Parent Conferences 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Naviance training-6:45-7:15 PM
Wed Nov 27
Early Dismissal
Thu Nov 28
Thanksgiving Recess
Fri Nov 29
Thanksgiving Recess
Tue Dec 3
NHS Induction-7:00 PM

Student Handbook 2019-2020 (pdf)
Key Regulations
Teacher Websites
School Nurse
Clubs and Activities
Sign Up Genius
Naviance Login
Virtual High School
Parents Advisory Committee

Good News


College Visits to PHS:


Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ
Tuesday, November 12 9:00 AM


Arcadia University
Montclair, NJ
Friday, November 15 9:15 AM


Universal Technical Institute
Montclair, NJ
Wednesday, November 20 9:15 AM


National Hispanic College Fair
February 6, 2020





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