Top Hat Pride


The symbol of the top hat in our school’s logo characterizes excellence. Top Hat Pride is about developing a positive school community. Our Top Hat Pride Program works to create a school community that cultivates a climate of academic excellence, school pride, and respect.  

Be Present, Be Respectful, Be Responsible, Be Safe, and Be Professional

Daily Schedule

Here is important information about our school’s schedule.

Classes begin at 7:40 a.m. and end at 2:25 p.m.

Students arriving after 7:40 a.m. will be marked tardy and should report to the office for a tardy slip to take back to class. 

Adapted Schedule

2-hour delay schedule - classes will begin at 9:40 a.m.
Early dismissal - classes will end at 10:30 a.m.

Meet Our Principals

Each grade has a designated principal who is dedicated to providing that grade’s students with structure, learning, and a safe environment.

Dr. Justin Ross
Principal, Grade 12
Mr. Tristin Forney
Principal, Grade 9

Mrs. Kristin Takach
Principal, Grade 10

Mr. Matthew Fisher
Career & Technical Education Director

Ms. Alicia Differ
Principal, Grade 11

What's Going On?

Morning Announcements

Williamsport Area High School is proud to be able to offer students the equipment, training and opportunity to produce their own morning announcement broadcasts. Check out the week’s daily announcements here:

WAHS TV Talk News