APRIL 1, 2015 — The NAMM Foundation recently recognized the Williamsport Area School District for its outstanding commitment to music education with a Best Communities for Music Education (BCME) designation.
MARCH 27, 2015 — It was a packed house at Stevens Primary School on Friday evening, when it held its annual mini-THON to raise money for Four Diamonds, a charity that provides support to children battling cancer. Those who attended were able to grab some food and play a variety of games in the gym, as well as participate in dance sessions in the auditorium.
MARCH 31, 2015 — Williamsport Area High School students Trever Butters and Jared Poorman placed first and second, respectively, in a welding competition on Feb. 27 at Pennsylvania College of Technology. The competition was held for high school career and technical education students and postsecondary students.
MARCH 22, 2015 — The Williamsport Area School District held a re-dedication ceremony for the newly renovated Williamsport Area High School this weekend in the auditorium.
MARCH 17, 2015 — The WASD School Board recognized teacher Mr. Randy Williamson and members of his WAHS construction trades team who won first place in the High School/Secondary category of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Residential Construction Management Competition held at the 2015 NAHB International Builders Show in Las Vegas in January.
MARCH 17, 2015 — Congratulations to our first round of Outstanding Students who were recognized during the March 17 school board meeting! While the qualities and characteristics for which they were honored are too long to list here, their academic career here at WASD has been exceptional!
MARCH 16, 2015 — The Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation is once again giving $2,000 to the elementary school library system in support of this year's summer reading program, which will operate in partnership between the school district and James V. Brown Library.
MARCH 9, 2015 — Kindergarten and new student registration for the 2015-16 school term is scheduled for March 30 through April 2 at all primary schools.
FEBRUARY 27, 2015 — Two fifth-grade students from Curtin Intermediate School have been chosen to participate in People to People's World Leadership Forum: Learning to Lead next month in Washington, D.C., and Gettysburg.
FEBRUARY 12, 2015 — The Williamsport Area School District is seeking substitute teachers in all areas of certification. The district also is seeking non-certified substitute teachers with a bachelor's degree. Non-certified candidates must complete a number of documents to be considered for hire.