Upcoming Events



Join us November 2nd, 2018 at Groveland Fairways in Groveland, MA for our 3rd annual evening Celebration of Education.

We are honored to have our new Superintendent, Dr. Justin Bartholomew, as our Guest Speaker.

At this event we will:

  • showcase students and teachers whose work serves to illustrate the Pentucket teaching and learning experience, from elementary through grade 14  

  • honor 5 educators, one at each Pentucket school that has made an extraordinary contribution to education

  • Award a $5000 Innovation Expansion Grant to applicants (students, educators, parents, and community partners) with a proposal that supports the further expansion of the schools primary charter

    Purchase your ticket below!

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Save the date!


Saturday, September 29 at 10 AM – 8:30 PM

Enjoy music, base ball and farm activities at fantastic family day at the farm for a fundraiser for local education foundations.

We are thrilled to be welcoming to the festival this year...

Barrence Whitfield
Jenny Dee & The Deelinquents
Julie Rhodes
Soggy Po' Boys
The Busted Jug Band
The Portermen
Chuck Walker Trio
NHS Band
Be Imagine Music Studio
Community Stage.

Advanced ticket pricing:
$15 - Individual
$30 -Family (2 adults, all children)

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When purchasing your ticket , you decide which organization to donate your purchase to.

Proceeds from ticket sales benefit :
Amesbury Education Foundation
Georgetown Education Foundation
Gloucester Education Foundation
Ipswich Education Foundation
Masconomet Education Foundation
Newburyport Education Foundation
Pentucket Education Foundation
Rockport Education Foundation
Triton Education Foundation
The Immaculate Conception School
The River Valley Charter School Foundation

Thank you to the Institution for Savings for their continued support of this fantastic community event!

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Red Sox Raffle!

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We are raffling off 4 Red Sox tickets to benefit the PEF!

Winner will be selected and notified June 7th.

About the tickets: 

4 infield box 20 seats 20 row D, seats 1-4 ($624 value!) 


1 FOR $5/3 FOR $10


Tri-Town Bowling Tournament

Please join us for our annual tri-town bowling tournament to benefit the Pentucket Educational Foundation Grant Program. We are challenging West Newbury, Merrimac & Groveland to come together for a fun filled evening of competitive bowling - complete with trophies for the winning teams in each category and t-shirts for all!

Friday, May 4th, 2018
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Leo's SuperBowl Route 110, Amesbury

Your team will consist of 6 individuals. Examples of categories include: Fire departments, police departments, teachers, alumni groups, real estate agencies, neighbors (be creative!) – now is the time to get together to form your bowling team!

We will raise money four different ways.  You are invited to participate in any or all of these categories:

1.    Ticket Sales: $300/team (6 bowlers), we will bowl 2 strings.

2.    Silent Auction Items: Artwork, gift baskets, gift certificates, and services.

3.    Sponsor the Event: Bronze $100, Silver $250, and Gold $500 (includes Team Entry for 6 bowlers).  All sponsors will be recognized on the t-shirts.

4.    Special Donations in Honor or Memory of an Individual (provide a picture & tribute for display).

Doors open at 5:30 PM.  Cash bar and pizza will be available...come on out to support our schools!  

Purchase your tickets now!

For more information about the Pentucket Education Foundation and the grants we have provided, please visit: www.pentucketedfund.org

Pentucket Student Film Festival

We are proud to sponsor this year's film festival
Come learn about all the great things the PEF is doing for the district.

The Film Festival is May 10, 2018 at 6pm at PRHS.
Sponsored by the PEF

Celebration of Education

Our biggest event of the year is November 3, 2018!

Join the PEF  at Groveland Fairways for a night of celebration! Enjoy gourmet food with your friends and learn about all of the great programs and accomplishments that have been made possible by the PEF. 

More details to follow!

Previous Events

Celebration of Education

Check out the fun from the PEF's Celebration of Education event. During the festivities, the PEF presented a new grant and its annual Trailblazer awards. (Click on either end of gallery to advance/rewind).




2015 PEF Trailblazer Awards

The PEF held its annual Trailblazer Award ceremony in October to recognize teachers for their innovation and commitment to education. Winners were nominated by students and peers, below is a photo of the winners along with excerpts from the nomination forms...

Trailblazer Winners, from left to right, include (filling in for winner Amy Brennan) PEF President Anna Marie Beech, Claire Buell, Rich Harty, Kate Wood and Dan Leonard

Trailblazer Winners, from left to right, include (filling in for winner Amy Brennan) PEF President Anna Marie Beech, Claire Buell, Rich Harty, Kate Wood and Dan Leonard

True Trailblazers!....

Claire Buell’s teaching philosophy ‘play to learn’ is very important in the world we live in today
Amy Brennan has done so much for our family and life is so much better for my son now
Kate Wood has always given instinctively of herself , not only to the Page School but to the Pentucket School District itself
Dan Leonard incorporates real life lessons so that students can appreciate the value of utilizing math in every day life
Rich Harty is one of the most passionate and brilliant history teachers that I have ever worked with


Texas Hold 'em/Bowl 'Em!

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Previous Events

Discover Disney...A Musical Revue

November 2014

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Trivia Night and Silent Auction

January 2012

Trivia Night and Silent Auction

January 2011

Comedy Night

May 6th, 2011 A fun night of laughter - Special thanks to the co-chairs: Mimi Keeves and Mike Torrisi

PEF's 2nd Winter Gala 

January 2012

PEF's 1st Winter Gala 

January 2011