Welcome to Williamsport Area High SchoolHome of the MillionairesNew Student Orientation Program
With a population of 1,500 students, the Williamsport Area High School provides the most comprehensive offerings in academic support programs, course selections, athletics, fine arts programs and school activities in the region.
WAHS is continually recognized as one of the top 100 districts in the nation for music education, and is a regional leader in Career & Technical Education, providing multiple programs with industry-recognized credentials verifying student skill attainment. All new students into the high school school will be provided a half day introduction to our school. This will help the school to get to know the student before they start and will allow the student to learn all about the offerings of the high school before they begin. At the time of registration all students will receive this brochure outlining the programs at the the high school.
- Parent and Student report to Guidance Office
- Intro to counselor
- Curriculum Based Assessments
- Career Survey
- Math assessment
- Reading Assessment
- Interest survey
- Meet with counselor for schedule development
- Lunch/Tour with ambassador
- Begin Classes
English 4 years Minimum 4 credits Mathematics 4 years Minimum 4 credits Social Studies 3 or 4 years* Minimum 3/4 credits Science 3 or 4 years* Minimum 3/4 credits Physical Education/Health 1.5 credits Arts and Humanities 2 credits Electives 3.5 credits*IF a student takes 4 Social Studies credits, they only need to take 3 Science and vice versa.Keystone ProficiencyMinimum of 23 credits to graduate
WAHS Administrative and Support ServicesBrandon Pardoe, Head Principal email@example.comJustin Ross, Freshman Academy Principal firstname.lastname@example.orgJeffery Robbins, 10th Grade Principal email@example.comLeslie Whitehill, 11th Grade Dean of Students firstname.lastname@example.orgRandy Zangara, 12th Grade Principal/CTE Director email@example.comWilliam Emery, Alt. Ed./WASD VLN Principal firstname.lastname@example.orgSusan Hunsinger, Class of 2018 Counselor email@example.comMary Kate Skipper, Class of 2017 Counselor firstname.lastname@example.orgJamie Yonkin, Class of 2016 Counselor email@example.comCarole Heckel, Gifted 9-12, ELL, Foreign Exchange Counselor firstname.lastname@example.orgPhyllis Sieber, Class of 2019 Counselor email@example.comJennifer Weaver, Nurse firstname.lastname@example.orgAttendance Secretary email@example.comRichard McCusker, Transportation Director firstname.lastname@example.orgHeather Way, School Social Worker email@example.comKeri Nasdeo, School Psychologist firstname.lastname@example.orgStephanie Pardoe, VLN Coordinator email@example.com