NOVEMBER 25, 2014 — Students at WAHS were recently introduced to The Challenge Program Inc. during a kick-off assembly at the high school. During the program, student volunteers participated in a mock interview challenge to demonstrate how developing the right work habits and behaviors will set them apart from other jobseekers.
NOVEMBER 24, 2014 — Congratulations to Williamsport Area High School senior Roshaun Cooley, who signed his letter of intent to wrestle at Clarion University today.
NOVEMBER 20, 2014 — In October, Curtin Intermediate School participated in #Socktober, a sock-drive for the area's homeless in Williamsport. The goal was to have 1,000 Pairs to Share. Students brought in socks and placed them on a grade-designated clothesline in the gymnasium. After four weeks of collection and raising awareness, AGC, along with a few outside friends, collected nearly 1,500 pairs of socks.
NOVEMBER 13, 2014 — On Tuesday, two high school trumpet players honored veterans at the Lycoming Engines 11th annual Veterans Day Ceremony by performing Taps while members of the Korean War Veterans fired a gun salute. Seniors Noah Mason and Nate Kendall, seen here, also had the opportunity to meet guest speaker Brigadier General Gerald (Jerry) Otterbein, Air National Guard Assistant to the Commander, Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Fla.
NOVEMBER 11, 2014 — Williamsport Area Middle School student Aziya Camphor was named the winner of the Beloved Community Council's Essay Contest for Middle School Students. Students were invited to write an essay that expresses their interpretation of Martin Luther King Jr.'s meaning of the "beloved community."
NOVEMBER 6, 2014 — The WASD Education Foundation approved $6,996 to fund five project as part of its annual Teacher Mini-Grant Program. It also plans to allocate $1,500 for one Educator-in-Residence program through the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania through donations provided to the district through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program.
NOVEMBER 5, 2014 — Congratulations to the WAMS eighth-grade Cherry football team for going undefeated this season. This is a middle school first, after the team went 8-0 this season.
NOVEMBER 3, 2014 — Congratulations to the Williamsport Area High School Marching Millionaires who recently ended their competitive season with a first-place win at Chapter Championships, where they earned the highest score of the night and took home the awards for best music, best overall effect, best guard, best drum major and best percussion.
OCTOBER 21, 2014 — The Williamsport Area School District is beginning the process of making a change to a portion of its safe school plan. The part of the plan that is to be altered is the schools' reaction to a situation in which a dangerous intruder gains access to the inside of a school building while occupied by students and staff.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 — WAHS senior Alexander Knauth has been named a Semifinalist in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Knauth, one of about 16,000 Semifinalists selected nationwide, has the opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth about $33 million that will be offered next spring.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 — WAHS senior Ian Perry has been named a Semifinalist in the National Achievement Scholarship Program from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The upcoming grad is one of 1,600 Black American high school seniors who have been designated as a Semifinalist in the 51st annual National Achievement Scholarship Program.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 — Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania recently presented the 2014 Healthy Workplace Award to Lycoming County School Districts, including the Williamsport Area School District, and Pennsylvania College of Technology, in collaboration with the Lycoming County Insurance Consortium, in recognition of its successful workplace wellness programs.
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.
7:00 PM CU - Orchestra Concert
7:00 PM LV Band Concert
7:30 PM WAMS - 7th Grade Band Concert