Panther Valley School District will hold orientation for middle and high school students from 9 to 11 a. m. on Tuesday, Aug. 24.

PVSD officials have also released a bus schedule for the new student orientation. Orientation is primarily for sixth and ninth grade students. Any other new students planning to attend Panther Valley Middle School / High School are welcome to attend.

There will be four (4) buses picking up and dropping off at the following times at their designated locations:

In Summit Hill the bus will be picking up at the post office 8:25 a. m. , Ludlow and Walnut at 8:28 a. m. , Ludlow and Elm at 8:32 a. m. , W. White Bear Drive at 8:37 a. m. and Polar Court at 8:44 a. m. It will drop the high school students at 8:55 a. m. and middle school at 8:58 a. m. and at 11 a. m. the bus will pick up students from the high school and at the middle school at 11:03 a. m. The bus will then drop off students at the post office at 11:15 a. m. , Ludlow and Walnut at 11:16 a. m. , Ludlow and Elm at 11:23 a. m. , W. White Bear Drive at 11:30 a. m. and Polar Court at 11:38 a. m.

Van two will pick up students on E. White Bear Drive between 8:20 and 8:30 a. m. , W. Mountain Top Road 8:35 a. m. , and E. Mountain Top Road 8:42 a. m. Students must be standing on the roadside to be picked up. This bus will be dropping off students at the high school at 8:52 a. m. and the middle school at 8:55 a. m. Pick up for students at the high school is 11 a. m. and the middle school 11:03 p.m. This bus will drop students off at E. White Bear Drive between 11:20 and 11:30 a. m. , W. Mountain Top Road 11:37 a. m. , and E. Mountain Top Road at 11:42 a. m.

The third bus will pick up students in Lake Hauto and Nesquehoning, The bus will be picking up students at the Coffee Shop at 8:11 a. m. , Laurel Drive at 8:13 a. m. , Tippets at 8:21 a. m. , Yard Street at 8:24 a. m. , Stock Street at 8:26 a. m. , all avenues between 8:27 a. m. and 8:35 a. m. , Center Street, (by steps), 8:40 a. m. , Oak Street at 8:42 a. m. , old high school at 8:44 a. m. , elementary school at 8:46 a. m. , Columbus corner 8:47 a. m. and Railroad/Radcliff at 8:49 a. m. It will be at the high school to drop off at 8:55 a. m. and Middle School at 8:58 a. m. Pick up for students at the high school will be 11 a. m. and middle school 11:03 a. m. From there it will drop students off at Railroad /Radcliff at 11:15 a. m. , elementary school at 11:17 a. m. , Columbus Corner at 11:19 a. m. , old high school at 11:22 a. m. , Oak Street at 11:24 a. m. , Center Street, (by steps) at 11:26 a. m. , all avenues in Lake Hauto between 11:30 and 11:40 a. m. , Yard Street, at 11:42 a. m. , Stock Street, at 11:43 a. m. , Coffee Shop, at 11:53 a. m. , and Laurel Drive at 11:56 a. m.

The fourth bus will be for Coaldale students. The bus will be picking up at Greenwood Street at 8:25 a. m. , Miners Street at, 8:27 a. m. , Kline's at 8:30 a. m. , Complex at 8:33 a. m. , 114 E. Phillips St. at 8:37 a. m. and East and Phillip streets at 8:38 a. m. In Lansford it will be at Cortright Street at 8:40 a. m. , the middle school 8:44 a. m. , Oak Street at 8:45 a. m. , Edgemont at 8:46 a. m. , Jones Street at 8:48 a. m. , Aquilla at 8:49 a. m. , townhouses at 8:50 a. m. , Andrewsville at 8:51 a. m. and the trailer court at 8:52 a. m. It will drop the students at the high school at 8:55 a. m. and middle school at 8:58 a. m. This bus will pick up students from the high school at 11 a. m. and the middle school at 11:03 a. m. Drop off at Townhouses 11:03 a. m. , Aquilla at 11:04 a. m. , Jones Street at 11:05 a. m. , Edgemont at 11:07 a. m. , the middle school 11:09 S.M. , drop at Cortright 11:18 a. m. , East and Phillip streets, 11:15 a. m. , 114 E. Phillips at 11:18 a. m. , Complex at 11:21a. m. , Kline's at 11:23 a. m. , Greenwood Street at 11:25 a. m. and Miners Street at 11:27 a. m.

All times are approximate.