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EAHS Announces Mini-Thon and Its Community Hours

Elizabethtown Area High School will hold its 11th annual Mini-Thon this year on March 8-9, 2019, to benefit the Four Diamonds. Mini-Thon is a student-run organization that plans fundraising events during the school year that culminates with a 12-hour dance marathon at the high school patterned after Penn State’s Thon. This year’s fundraising goal for […]

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Elizabethtown College Announces President to Take Over in July

Elizabethtown College’s Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of Cecilia M. McCormick as the college’s 15th president, following a 10-month national search. She will begin her tenure effective July 1 and will be the first woman at the helm of the 120-year-old institution. She will succeed Carl Strikwerda, who will retire on June 30. […]

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Kimbark, Brown Honored by Rotary as Students of Month

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Katherine Kimbark and Sean Brown were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for January. Kimbark and Brown were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Kimbark is the daughter of Craig and Kristine Kimbark of Mount Joy. She is a […]

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EAHS Students Place at Local STEM Competition

The team of Ashley Driesbach and Hannah Kline from Elizabethtown Area High School placed third in the 2018 Brossman Foundation and Ronald E. Frisbie Sr. Lectureship Program. Held at Millersville University, Driesbach and Kline competed against 16 teams from around the midstate in a competitive science, mathematics, and technology examination for sophomores and juniors. In […]

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Local Students Excel in Engineering Club

Elizabethtown Area School District students in the Engineering Club have been excelling in competitions lately. The Engineering Club is open to all EASD seventh through 12th grade students who are interested in designing, building, and testing things. Students select engineering or robotic competitions. They form teams and prepare for the competitions during the after school […]

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EAMS Students at All-County Music Fest

Ten students from Elizabethtown Area Middle School performed at the 2018 Lancaster- Lebanon Music Educators Association Middle School County Orchestra Festival. Violinists Sophia Finch, Emma Martin, Lily Milligan; violists Priscilla Domines, Allison Herr, Taylor Krebs, KatieKimmel; and cellists Josh McCoy, Nathan Catalfano, Charlotte Winey joined more than 150 other talented student musicians from central Pennsylvania […]

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E-Town Schools Consider Using Therapy Dogs

The Elizabethtown Area School District will consider implementing a therapy dog program for the 2019-20 school year. At its meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 18, the school board heard an overview from school nurse Brandon Aukamp, home and school visitor Jennifer Kenny and school counselor Amy Robinson. Therapy dogs “provide an immediate, tangible option to support […]

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Elizabethtown Area Education Foundation Gets $5,000 Gift

The Elizabethtown Area Education Foundation recently received a check for $5,000 from the PMSS Group Inc. The funds will be used to support foundation initiatives such as its educational classroom grant program, agribusiness program at the high school, and the career and workforce readiness initiative. Philip Hawthorne, major account manager for the PMSS Group Inc., […]

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