Online Learning & Stock Market Challenge


Perry & Juniata County

All Perry & Juniata County schools are invited to participate in the elementary, middle, or high school competitions.

Scroll Down for Rankings

Current Game Dates

Fall - October 12th - December 18th, 2020

Spring - February 15th - April 23rd, 2021 

Start making trades immediately and the game will reset the Friday before the competition starts, after the market closes at 5 pm, and all trades will then go into the new game that begins at 9:30 am, the opening of the market, on the first day of the competition.

In the Fall, we have a statewide competition for all divisions

In the Spring, we celebrate with extra special local/county middle and high school competitions. 

Prizes per Counties/Region of Perry & Juniata Together*

First Place - $100 - top game, $25 teacher

Second Place - $50 game, $20 teacher

Third Place - $30 game, $15 teacher

*Must be active games, no cash only portfolios​

Overall Prizes:​

  • Top three middle & high schools per county

  • There are statewide prizes too!

Interested in joining the competition? 

Click here for directions

Rankings - Celebrating the Past- Spring 2020
Special funding for our programs has been made available for Perry and Juniata County schools thanks to the following sponsor:

Our sponsored stock market competition offers players in grades 3-12 the opportunity to manage a hypothetical $100,000 portfolio by investing in stocks chosen from the USA markets: American, New York and NASDAQ exchanges. The competition teaches students about investing and encourages financial literacy through hands-on activities in the classroom. For more information on our partnership with these sponsors, click to view the full press release.

Sponsored Schools

The schools invited to participate are Newport, Greenwood, West Perry, Susquenita, and Juniata School Districts along with private schools. 

Awards Ceremonies

If possible, a virtual or in person celebration will be held in May to honor schools, teachers, and their students.  They will be honored by bank officials and PennCFL Staff.


Pennian Bank's Investment Official - Brian Hummel with the top students and their teachers from 2017-2018 are shown below.


Left to right:  (first row) West Perry High School with teacher Alexa Line, Juniata High School with Danielle Mummah, East Juniata High School with Rebecca Jo Smith, (second row) Tuscarora Middle School with Denise Shaffer, Susquenita Middle School with Chris Gingrich, and Newport Middle School with Ashley Abel, (third row) Greenwood High and Middle School with Tim Dershem


If you are ready to create a sponsorship relationship which exceeds your goals and gives you the chance to become a part of our growing, passionate organization, contact us at or call 570-975-5149.

Pennsylvania Council

on Financial Literacy

Copyright  Pending

    Contact Us