SEPTEMBER 19, 2014 — Woodlands Bank announced its $10,000 commitment to the Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation's Return to Glory capital campaign Friday morning. The bank, headquartered at 2450 East Third St., will make its contribution over a four-year period.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014 — Nineteen students at Williamsport Area High School have earned AP Scholar awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on Advanced Placement Exams.
SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 — Described by school board President Lori Baer as a "great gift to the school district and community," the Williamsport Area School Board accepted the donation of the Balls Mills Soccer Complex by the Balls Mills Soccer Club as part of the district's education foundation's Return to Glory capital campaign.
SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 — Patrick Ross was hired as director of educational data analysis for the Williamsport Area School District during the Sept. 16 school board meeting. Ross comes to the position from Middle Atlantic Conference, Annville, Pa., where he most recently served as director of media relations.
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014 — The Lycoming County Counselor's Association will host College Night 2014 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25, at Lycoming College. Click on the headline for to download a full list of colleges that will be present that evening.
SEPTEMBER 12, 2014 — The new orchestra room at the Williamsport Area High School was officially dedicated as the Mary Lindsay Welch Orchestra Studio in a ceremony held on Wednesday, Sept. 10.
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 — Williamsport Area High School will welcome the University of Massachusetts Marching Band to STA Stadium on Friday, Sept. 19, to play with the Marching Millionaires in a pre-game performance beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the home varsity football game against Hazleton.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014 — Critically acclaimed by The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, Grammy-award winner and Williamsport Area High School alumnus Dashon Burton will return this fall to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014 — The Williamsport Area High School Soccer Booster Club and Band Association contributed a combined $3,000 toward the WASD Education Foundation's Return to Glory capital campaign. The booster club provided a gift of $1,000 and the band association $2,000 to the campaign that has raised more than $1.92 million for improvements at STA Stadium at WAHS.
AUG. 5, 2014 — Peter D. Chapla was hired as assistant superintendent for the Williamsport Area School District during the Aug. 5, 2014, school board meeting. Chapla comes to the district from Valley View School District in Lackawanna County, where he most recently served as principal of that district's high school since 2011.
AUG. 5, 2014 — Anne R. Logue was appointed as human resources director for Williamsport Area School District during the Aug. 5 school board meeting. Logue comes to the position from within the district, where she most recently served as the director of educational data analysis since 2011.
Click on the headline above to review the student and teacher starting and ending times for the 2014-15 school term, as well as dates and times for building open houses and orientations. Also, check out the half-day dimissal schedule for Monday, Aug. 25, the first day of school.
Kindergarten and new student registrations can be taken at: WASD Central Registration Office, 2780 West Fourth St. Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
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.
6:00 PM Marching Millionaire - FB game
7:00 PM FB - Home - Hazleton Area HS
6:00 PM MM - TOB Competition @ Shamokin
6:00 PM Marching Millionaires - FB game
7:00 PM FB - Home - Dallas HS
6:00 PM Marching Millionaires - FB game