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Statement Regarding the Death of WAHS Student

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October 24, 2022 | Community

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (OCTOBER 24, 2022) — This morning, the Williamsport Area School District learned of the death of a Williamsport Area High School student.

“We are saddened to learn of the very tragic loss of one of our high school students,” said Superintendent Dr. Timothy S. Bowers. “Our hearts go out to the family and friends of the student during this very difficult time, and we extend our condolences to them.”

A team of grief counselors will be available on-site throughout the day tomorrow for students, faculty and staff. Extra support also has been deployed to the high school to provide any additional assistance the school may need. 

Any media inquiries can be directed to Public Relations Director Greg Hayes at 570-327-5500, ext. 40602, or at [email protected].


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