JANUARY 11, 2017 — Twelve new players have joined the team of teachers, principals and high school students who will take on the Harlem Wizards in a charity basketball event scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Williamsport Area High School.
DECEMBER 20, 2016 — Second-grade students from Stevens Primary School received a lesson in giving this week when they hand-delivered care packages to the YWCA to benefit the nonprofit's homeless women and children. The students from Morgan Williams' classroom brought in donated items, such as hygiene products and non-perishables, to package in drawstring bags.
DECEMBER 19, 2016 — The Harlem Wizards will once again return to the Magic Dome at WAHS in a fundraiser benefit game, hosted by the WASD Education Foundation. The game will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 6. Doors open at 5:30.
DECEMBER 13, 2016— Congratulations to the WAHS Millionaire Singers who visited The White House today to perform for those touring the presidential home. Above, the singers, who performed under the direction of Kent Weaver and Samuel Robinson, pose just outside The White House after their showcase.
DECEMBER 1, 2016 — The Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation recently concluded its annual holiday essay contest, during which students in kindergarten through sixth grade were asked to answer, in 200 words or less: "What does the holiday season mean to you and why?"
NOVEMBER 30, 2016 — Led by fifth-grade student Brayden March, students from Mrs. Ann Hammond's class at Lycoming Valley Intermediate School raised $622.46 for Wayne County Public Schools in Wayne County, North Carolina.
NOVEMBER 22, 2016 — The Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation recently approved the distribution of $18,393 to fund eight projects and programs recently, seven of which are part of the organization's annual Teacher Mini-Grant Program.
OCTOBER 26, 2016 — A hands-on opportunity in school citizenship and service for WAHS life skills students is helping to alleviate hunger and improve the educational experience for some of their peers.