Our Mission Statement: "Working in partnership, PCUSD #8, students, parents, and community members, will each do his/her part to ensure learning and success"

Senate Bill 16 - Open Letter from Dr. David Lett, Superintendent of Schools

Dear Pana C.U.S.D. #8 Students, Staff, Parents, Grandparents, and Community Members:       I am using this open letter forum to inform you on what I believe to be the #1 funding issue for our public school district in my 13-year tenure as your superintendent of schools.  Four years ago it came to my attention the State of Illinois was starting public education on a path toward financial destruction. . . . read more

The School Funding Reform Act (SB 16): It’s about All of our Kids

In November, s upporters of the School Funding Reform Act (SB 16) rallied and presented testimony at the Capitol in Springfield. Over 200 administrators, parents, students, organizations and members of the Funding Illinois’ Future ( fundingilfuture.org ) Coalition attended to tell our legislators that NOW is the time . . . read more

Parent/Student Links and Information

Lumen Touch view current grades, lunch account, and attendance If you need assistance accessing the Parent Portal, please email Jessica Miller, jmiller@panaschools.com. World Book Online Gale Opposing Viewpoints Database District Technology Usage Agreements / Privacy Policies read more

Current Highlights

Staff Forms and Information

Each staff form below can be easily accessed by clicking on the link.   Tip: Be sure to save your document to your My Documents folder before editing it. Employee Insurance Athletic Supply Requisition Employee Accident Report Accident Injury Report  (Note: . . . read more

Employment Application for 2014-2015

Click on the employment application link to print an application form.   Employment Application Include with your application the following documents:  Certified (teacher)-copies of credentials that include teaching certificate, all college transcripts and letters of recommendation.  . . . read more

Transportation Information / Bad Weather Procedures

Dr. David Lett, Superintendent - Mrs. Lori Ade, Director of Transportation

Transportation Pick-Up Points Bus Routes Bad Weather Procedures Information to Students, Parents and School Personnel This information will be broadcast at 6:00 a.m. and thereafter in the morning on the following Radio Stations: WRAN–FM 98.3, WMKR–FM 94.3, WTIM–97.3, Y103-102.9, 95Q-95.1, . . . read more