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Local Veterans Recognized in Ceremony at Elizabethtown Area High School

Elizabethtown Area School District saluted 23 local veterans during its 12th annual Veterans Day ceremony on Monday, Nov. 11. The program afforded school officials and high school students an opportunity to salute local veterans for their service to the country. It was also an opportunity for students to learn about the contributions that veterans have […]

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Rheems Elementary Recognizes Fire Prevention Month

Rheems Elementary School celebrated Fire Prevention Month on Friday, Oct. 25, to stress the importance of being prepared in the event of an emergency. As part of the special program, representatives of the Rheems Fire Department held an assembly to share important safety tips. Students learned how to call 911; the importance of smoke detectors; […]

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Bear Creek School Marks Red Ribbon Week

The Bear Creek School observed Red Ribbon Week with a variety of activities such as wearing red to school and creating an Act of Kindness banner to demonstrate the students’ commitment to a healthy and safe learning environment. A national event occurring annually during the last full week of October, Red Ribbon Week focuses on […]

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Four EASD Students Recognized for Good Deeds With ‘Do The Right Thing’ Awards

Four Elizabethtown Area School District students were recently recognized as “Do the Right Thing” award recipients. Recipients are Makenna Nissley, a second- grade student at Mill Road Elementary School, recognized for returning money she found on the playground; Jacob Shappell, a fifth-grade student at Bear Creek Intermediate School, recognized for reporting damage to school property; […]

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Rotary Recognizes Evans, Schlosser as Students of Month

  Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Ellen Schlosser and Adam Evans were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for October. Schlosser and Evans were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school, and community service activities. Schlosser is the daughter of Matt and Hether Schlosser of Elizabethtown. She is a […]

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Veterans to Be Honored in Event at High School

The Elizabethtown Area School District will hold its annual Veterans Day ceremony on Monday, Nov. 11 to honor our community’s military veterans. The service will begin at 10:30 a.m. in Elizabethtown Area High School auditorium. The program affords our local school officials and high school students an opportunity to salute local veterans for their service […]

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Alvarez, Larison Get Recognition From National Merit Group

Elizabethtown Area High School has announced that seniors Jared Alvarez and Jacob Larison have been named commended students in the prestigious 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. The National Merit Scholarship Program is a nationwide competition for recognition and awards conducted by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Commended students are recognized for the exceptional academic promise […]

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Opens New Solar Panel Array at Bear Creek School

The Elizabethtown Area School District recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony on for its newly installed solar field. The solar field, located between the Bear Creek School and East High Street, is part of a comprehensive approach by the district to improve efficiencies and repurpose operational expenses toward our educational programs. In total, about 40 […]

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Rotary Recognizes Dehmey, Lown as Students of Month

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Abigail Dehmey and Ethan Lown were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for September. Dehmey and Lown were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Dehmey is the daughter of Corey and Jacquelyn Dehmey of Elizabethtown. She is a […]

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Middle School Student Council Has Pizza Wars Event

More than 100 people turned out on Friday, Sept. 20, for the “Pizza Wars” event held as a fundraiser for the student council at Elizabethtown Area Middle School. Six pizzerias (Pizzatown, Babbo’s, Pizza Hut, Papa John’s, Metro and P&J’s) donated 10 pizzas each to the event; they were randomly assigned letter codes so participants would […]

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