Harrisburg, Pa. – The Pennsylvania departments of Health and Education today announced modifications to their instructional model recommendations for Pre-K to 12 schools in response to updated guidance recently issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Harrisburg, Pa. – The Pennsylvania departments of Health and Education have announced updated recommendations for K-12 schools on social distancing in classrooms and how to handle COVID-19 cases in school buildings.
Williamsport Area High School will be operating remotely on Monday, March 29 and Tuesday, March 30 due to a rise in COVID cases. The school district announced the temporary move via their facebook page on Friday.
Harrisburg, Pa. – The urgent need to hold charter schools and cyber charter schools accountable has increased as enrollment and taxpayer costs have swelled during the COVID-19 pandemic. Governor Tom Wolf unveiled a bipartisan plan seeking to protect students, parents, and taxpayers today.
Williamsport, Pa. -- Cecilia Fink is more than a senior at the Williamsport Area High School. She's a cross-country runner, track and field athlete, founder of the charity Be You Boldly, board member of K's for Cancer, and the most successful teen fundraiser the River Valley Regional YMCA has seen.
Williamsport -- Congratulations to Williamsport Area High School's Class of 2020! Though this year has taken some strange turns, try not to let it overshadow your accomplishments and future goals.
Jersey Shore -- The SPARKS Foundation is proud to announce that Annalee Schmidt, a senior at Jersey Shore High School, is the recipient of a $1,000 college scholarship. Annalee plans to pursue a degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Penn State University.
Williamsport -- The Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation (WASDEF) is making its first update to the alumni directory since 2013 in a partnership with Publishing Concepts, Inc. (PCI).
Williamsport -- In January 2020, a confrontation at a Williamsport Area School District school board meeting and rumors circulating on social media prompted the school board to issue a statement regarding an alleged incident which occurred during the spring of 2018. The school's baseball te…
On Friday, April 17, several PIAA District IV Schools will begin honoring the Class of 2020 and supporting the nurses, doctors, and first responders on the frontline of COVID-19 by lighting up our high school stadium on 8:20 p.m. (2020 hours) for 20 minutes.
Williamsport — Since closing its doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Community Theatre League has been innovating virtual outlets for local theatre performers. Almost immediately, they launched the CTL at Home series on their Facebook page, allowing members of the CTL family to submit vi…
Lock Haven -- Earlier in the semester (when classes were in full swing), Lock Haven University's physics faculty organized and hosted the ninth Regional Bridge Building Competition in the East Campus Science Center of LHU.
The Junior League of Williamsport has passed the reins of the Cinderella's Closet program to the YWCA's Boutique, and the program is committed to making high school girls' prom wishes come true. The Cinderella's Closet event is available by appointment only. During the program, volunteer "Fa…
The Pennsylvania College of Technology will be hosting the Thingamajig Fabricators Pre-College Program for high school students to demonstrate the possibilities of manufacturing careers, thanks to a $2,500 grant from Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs, the foundation of the Fabricators & Man…
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) congratulated a team of students this past week from the Midd-West School District, Snyder County, who are the winners of the third District 3 Innovations Challenge.
Jersey Shore, Pa. – The Jersey Shore Area Education Association (JSAEA) today filed an Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) charge against the District and the School Board for refusal to bargain and to bargain in good faith.
A 15-second video distributed on Facebook of students chanting a racial slur in a Jersey Shore district classroom has administrators investigating and parents asking questions.
Harrisburg, Pa. – Members of the Loyalsock Township Lancer Marching Band were honored this past week with a visit to the State Capitol. Student members of the band’s leadership team and Director of Bands, Ryan Bulgarelli, made the trip to Harrisburg to receive the honor.