MARCH 21, 2017 — Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding stopped by Jackson Primary School today. Secretary Redding read the book "Before We Eat: Farm to Table," by Pat Brisson and Mary Azarian, which also was donated to the school's library.
MARCH 21, 2017 — Super String Group Barrage 8 is set to take the WAHS stage at 7:30 p.m. on April 5 — and district students are ready to join them. The ensemble, known worldwide for their high energy, panache and innovative stage performance, represents ...
MARCH 18, 2017 — The WAHS music department presented Broadway's "Hairspray" in two performances on March 17 and 18. Starring WAHS's Lindsey Taylor as Tracy Turnblad, the play is set in 1962 Baltimore and follows "the lovable plus-size teen ... (as she pursues her) only one desire — to dance on the popular 'Corny Collins Show.'
MARCH 16, 2017 — The state Department of Health has released new school immunization requirements for kindergarten through 12th-grade students, beginning with the 2017-18 academic year.
MARCH 13, 2017 — The WASD has had a full year so far with achievements, recognitions and community partnerships. We invite you to reflect back — or, perhaps, get caught up — on the school year in the district's latest (and re-designed) print publication, now available online.
MARCH 13, 2017 — Five of the 11 Williamsport Area High School students who performed in Pennsylvania Music Educators Association's (PMEA) Region Orchestra recently secured placement in the PMEA All-State Orchestra.
MARCH 9, 2017 — WAHS senior Abigail Brooke Laver has earned the 2017 Good Citizen Award from the Daughters of the American Revolution. Laver recently won the award from the organization's local chapter based on an essay submission that centered on voting and the Civil Rights Movement. Her entry also earned her an honorable mention at the state level.
MARCH 9, 2017 — Williamsport Area High School senior Danielle Wesneski has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President's Volunteer Service Award.
MARCH 6, 2017 — Congratulations to the seven of nine Williamsport Area School District Odyssey of the Mind teams that are moving on to the state round after competing at the Regional Tournament in Berwick on Saturday.
FEBRUARY 21, 2017 — The WASD's kindergarten and new student registration period for the 2017-18 school year is scheduled for March 27-31. All registrations will occur from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Enrollment Center at the Williamsport Area School District Service Center, 2780 West Fourth St.
FEBRUARY 8, 2017 — The Harlem Wizards benefit basketball game hosted at Williamsport Area High School on Feb. 6 raised $11,240 for the WASD Education Foundation. More than 1,900 people attended the event.