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Rheems ‘Cardiac Kids’ Raise Thousands for Heart Research

Rheems Elementary School held its Jump Rope For Heart campaign to benefit the American Heart Association. With music pumping and kids jumping, the school raised more than $10,100 for the fight against heart disease and strokes. The top fundraiser was second grader Elizabeth Kline who raised $530. Kline was followed by first grader Ryker Caruso […]

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EAHS Club’s Video Up for Award

When Elizabethtown Area High School’s Paws and Think Club entered a “Just Drive” public service announcement video contest in November, students knew they wanted to focus their efforts on showing the possible outcomes of distracted driving. Contest sponsors are NJM Insurance Group, SADD Pennsylvania, Team DUI, and Teen Safe Driving Coalition. Distracted driving is defined as the act of driving […]

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EAHS Inducts 57 Students Into Its National Honor Society Chapter

Elizabethtown Area High School inducted 57 students into its T.H. Ebersole Chapter of the National Honor Society at a special ceremony held Wednesday, March 6. Membership in the National Honor Society is one of the highest honors that can be awarded to a high school student. It recognizes the outstanding students of Elizabethtown Area High […]

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Two EAHS Students Finalists for National Merit Scholarship

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Sean Brown and Ryan Minnich have been named finalists in the prestigious National Merit Scholarship Corporation program putting them one step closer to receiving a merit scholarship. Brown and Minnich join the other finalists from around the country in vying for a 2019 National Merit Scholarship to be named later […]

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EAHS Trip to ‘We the People’ National Finals Called Off; So Is Fundraiser

Elizabethtown Area High School’s “We the People” team, which won the Pennsylvania state championship, has called off its plans to compete in the national finals in the Washington, D.C., area. The school district announced the cancelation on Tuesday, March 12. Also canceled were two violin concerts by orchestra students Sean Brown and Jared Wolf to […]

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Rotary Honors EAHS Seniors Ashley Johnson, Giani Leppler

    Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Ashley Johnson and Giani Leppler were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for March. Johnson and Leppler were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Johnson is the daughter of Mark and Christa Johnson of Elizabethtown. She […]

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School Officer Describes New System for Tips

Police have a new system for getting anonymous tips from students at Elizabethtown Area High School. Officer Richard J. Regel, the Elizabethown Police Department officer assigned to work in schools as the school resource officer, described the new system at a recent meeting of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club. The old system, known as Text-a-Tip, and […]

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Concert Helps EAHS We the People Team Pay for Trip to Finals

Elizabethtown Area High School orchestra students Sean Brown and Jared Wolf will be performing a fundraiser violin concert on Tuesday, March 12 and Wednesday, March 13 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium to raise money for the AP Government “We the People” Team’s upcoming trip to the Washington, D.C., area to compete in […]

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EAHS Students Claim Awards at National History Day Contest

Students from Elizabethtown Area High School recently took part in the 2019 National History Day regional competition at Kutztown University. High school students Benjamin Heinz, Katrina Hook, and Ryan Risser represented the district at the competition. High School social studies teacher, Gerald Huesken Jr, advised the students on their current contest roles through the High […]

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EAHS Student Ryan Moyer Earns Awards in Art Contests

The 2019 Lancaster County Region Scholastic Art Awards winners were recently announced and freshman Ryan Moyer from Elizabethtown Area High School took home two honors. Moyer earned both his awards in the digital design category. He received a silver key for his work titled “Monochromatic Landscape” and an honorable mention for his work titled “The […]

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