Congratulations to WAMS teacher Maria Weaver and WAHS senior Sabrina Emms for earning the Outstanding Educator and Student Recognition awards during the Education Celebration on March 6, hosted by the Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce at the Genetti Hotel.
Three students from Williamsport Area High School have artwork on display at the Pennsylvania Department of Education building in Harrisburg. Students Kennedy Englert, Kelsie Harding and Emma Radulski are representing WAHS's Visual Art Department for the exhibit, which can be viewed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday beginning March 3 through April 11.
For a 30-hour period beginning at 6 p.m. March 12, community members will have the chance to support the Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation by participating in the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania's second Raise the Region online fundraising event.
The NAHB student chapter at Williamsport Area High School placed sixth in the secondary school category of the National Association of Home Builders Residential Construction Management Competition at the 2014 NAHB International Builders' Show in Las Vegas earlier this month. The WAHS team also earned the Rookie of the Year Award.
Kindergarten and new student registration dates have been set for March 31 to April 3 at each primary school. Please click on the headline for more details.
WASD has partnered with Parchment Exchange, the national leader in electronic transcript processing, to enable high school transcripts to be sent to post-secondary educational institutions electronically, speeding and simplifying their delivery.
The Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation will award $9,427 to fund eight projects as part of its annual Teacher Mini-Grant Program. It also plans to award $2,999 for one Educator-in-Residence project and a literacy program by seeking funds from the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania through Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) donations.
Millionaire Proud? Show it! WASD magnetic bumper stickers (or for use as a standard magnetic display) are available for $3 each, with proceeds benefiting the WASD Education Foundation! The magnet is 11 inches by 2 3/4 inches. Click on the headline for more information!