Learn in Moon!

Educational opportunities abound in Moon. The Moon Area School District offers students a variety of opportunities to attain a well-rounded education that focuses on critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Students consistently perform above state and national averages on standardized testing. And nationally-acclaimed Robert Morris University offers 50 undergraduate and 35 graduate degree programs. Casual learners will enjoy the services provided by our public library. If you’re looking for a place to learn … Make It Moon!

“My time at Moon Area School District not only prepared me academically, but also gave me the opportunity to explore my creative side. The music education program helped me connect to my passion for music.”

Riley Norman
Moon Area High School, Class of 2017

Moon Area School District

  • Ranked 8th best school district in the Pittsburgh area (Niche.com)
  • Over 450 district staff members educate more than 3,700 students in grades K through 12
  • A one-for-one initiative provides each student with a laptop throughout high school
  • A wide variety of academic, co-curricular, and extra-curricular options in musical and athletic endeavors at all levels
  • Best in Communities for Music Education 2014-2017
  • After-school STEM/STEAM enrichment opportunities for our elementary schools through High-Tech Learning
  • Visit MASD

Robert Morris University

  • One of the most affordable private universities in Pennsylvania
  • National rankings and achievements include:
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2016
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs 2017
  • One of the best in the nation for return on investment, according to PayScale
  • Over 5,400 enrolled undergraduate and graduate students from 48 states and 39 nations
  • Visit RMU

Pittsburgh-Area Higher Education

  • Surrounded by 32 four-year colleges and universities in the western Pennsylvania region, including the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon, and Duquesne
  • Proximity to a strong community college system, with four separate institutions operating 23 locations with total enrollment in excess of 32,000
  • More than 60 post-secondary career, technical and vocational schools in the region

Moon Township Library

  • Programs for all ages
  • 16 public use computers
  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • Access to thousands of e-books, music and videos
  • Music streaming and digital magazine services
  • Children’s programming offers 30 educational Launchpad tablets for loan
  • Visit the Moon Township Library